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DIY Mod Podge Photo Border: Remembering Grandpa Bill

Dear Dutch, I'm so glad you got to meet your Great Grandpa Bill. He was a great man! Today, it's been one year since he passed away and I still miss him more than ever. Some of my fondest memories are of you and him in his last year of life. He anticipated your birth… Continue reading DIY Mod Podge Photo Border: Remembering Grandpa Bill

Family History

A Heroic War Story: Remembering Grandpa Bill

The following is a true story. My Grandfather, William Robert Silvestri (Bill), at the age 17 enrolled in the United States Navy. In only his first few months of duty lies a heroic war story, one that deserves a proper accounting for our family's records. I've pieced together the details of that story below, as… Continue reading A Heroic War Story: Remembering Grandpa Bill