Saturday, December 31, 2016

Post office visits

Various post offices  Sally and I have visited in the past.  I've got many more to visit.

Maybe it should be on my bucket list?

WeAkly / weekly

My thoughts for the week.

Friday, December 30, 2016

Princess DI

Diana, Queen of Hearts
"The Princess we loved"

note:  Going through our stuff and worth sharing.

My Daily Blog

John's birthday and my question to ALL !!

Do we have any property rights?

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Christmas 2001 - 2016

Dave and Dianne Holter

John and Julie Anderson and family

My Daily blog

Happy birthday to John Holter too ..  Sad story.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

My daily blog

More about my uncle Oliver Bergh.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Mayor race

YUP ...   I ran for mayor and I'm glad I lost!  Actually I ran twice.

Christmas 2016 John Reppe family

John is my nephew

My Bucket list 2010

Interestingly, I have still NOT been able to cross off any of these ten lists.

My daily blog

My thoughts for today.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Christmas Goodarts 2016

Gary is Sally's 1st cousin

Our Engagement and Wedding


Engagement - Benz

Necia graduated with me in 1963

Engagement - Michelle Holter

Missy is my 1st cousin Davey's oldest daughter.

Obituary Darlene (Anderson) Meyer

She was my 1st cousin, Matilda (Holter) Anderson was my paternal aunt.

My Daily Blog

I talked a little bit about my uncle Oliver and how it relates to me.

Sunday, December 25, 2016

How to live long

You might need to ZOOM this written years ago.

Christmas Klaassen 2000

They were members of our church .. Chris 7 - Stephen 4 - Shasta 12
Dan and Kathy (Janssen) parent.
Irv and Maurine were good friends

Christmas Oppolds 1005

Kristi (Holter) Oppold is my niece.

Christmas 1987 msholter

Christmas at our home in 1987 with John's friend Suzanne

Christmas 2016 Knightons

Jolene (Holter) Knighton is my niece.

Christmas 2016

My nephew Brian Holter & family

Christmas 2016

A short video upstairs celebrating Christmas with my family.
Absent are JKM ..  sad story.
Need prayers.

Christmas Day

A little bit about my past and present what I did on this day.

Saturday, December 24, 2016

My Neighborhood Christmas message

I am trying to NOT be bitter.

Christmas Sara 2005

My 1st cousin Sara and family


What I remember about Christmas

Friday, December 23, 2016

Christmas cards - relatives-

Sorry for the 180 off photo ..  just look at it upside down or turn your monitor around :)

Top photo on down:

Carol (Bergh) Freeman family 1959
Jolene (Holter) Knighton family 2005
Brian Holter family Brianna - 12 years Benjamin - 9 years  Abbie - 7 years

Peterson Christmas cards

My buddy *Bond* and his family then at Christmas

Christmas Cards from the past

Can you name them ??

Hint ..   Davey is my 1st paternal cousin.

Ruth Iverson 1990

Ruth was once married to my uncle Walt Iverson.  This is an article about her untimely death.

Army Reserve

YUP ...    dats me :)

my daily blog

I'm starting a new format and calling it my daily blogs.

GOT A LOT OF S * * * T to clean up.


Thursday, December 22, 2016

Fourth Wednesday of Advent

Yesterday was the longest night of the year.  My thoughts.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

plumbing emergency

If I only had a brain ..   WAIT !!  I live in Kansas :)
Oliver Bergh writings too

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

San Francisco 1998

Sally & I took a vacation to San Francisco

batteries renewed

I should be back video programming.

Monday, December 19, 2016

John Holter

John Holter Dec 1972 ..  not sure where

Myron, Sal John Mark Holter 04/24/1975

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Bergh siblings

Oscar Bergh and Hulda Bergh Ramsey

CC Bergh and baby sister Thea

My youthful mother  (1984) and accident prone father  around the power take off.  Maybe a good safety picture :)

CC Bergh youth

Cecelia Bergh Confirmation 1928
Alfred Bergh (uncle) - Oscar Bergh (father) - Oliver Bergh (brother)

Mom and DAD (first married?)
Oscar Bergh

Cecelia Bergh 1914

Mrs. Oscar Bergh and daughter Cecelia.
Picture was taken on main street in Cereal Alberta Canada in 1914.
Cecelia was born a few days before the first passenger train came through Cereal.
Mrs. J.A. Waterhouse and Mrs. A.R. Johnson rode on the first passenger train to go through Cereal.

From Ethyl Kasa

I am attempting to find all my mother's childhood photos and put them in ONE blog.

Friend visit

A while ago we were able to pay a visit to our good friends from Gillette WY
My buddy "Bond" has since passed.  Blest be his memory.

Confirmation photos 1924

Back Row:
Myrtle Lenning, Agnes Rasmussen, Ovedia Studsdal, Luella Anderson
Front row:
Fred Lenning, Pastor Kile, Clarence Olson

Note:  I know I know ..  you need to edit the photo ..  givve me a break, ok? !  :)
Fixed it :)

Adolph Holter confirmation 1923

Back Row:

Arnold Skovlund - Adolph Holter - Mert Borstad - Elmer Rasmussen

Front Row:
Matilda Holter - Rev. Kile - Alvina Lenning

Note:  I'll work on editing the photos.

Editing done 12/19/16:759AM

Oliver Bergh

My belated interview with my uncle.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Alvina Holter @ family

To all my cousins:

This photo was taken years ago.  Can you name them?