Siobhan Fuller McConnell
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Kathy Laffitte commented on Siobhan Fuller McConnell's blog post Reflections on Memorial Day from a Gold Star Mom
"Thank you for sharing your words of wisdom so that we may better understand the meaning behind Memorial Day. Thank you for your son, his service for our country, his strength, his spirit, and his wonderful love of family. May God comfort…"
May 29, 2013
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Alice Swan commented on Siobhan Fuller McConnell's blog post Reflections on Memorial Day from a Gold Star Mom
"So good to hear your voice again Siobhan. From this Blue Star Mom, God bless you and all the nation's Gold Star families."
May 28, 2013
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Reflections on Memorial Day from a Gold Star Mom

What does Memorial Day mean to you?  Is it just the first official weekend of the summer season?  A time for BBQs, pool parties, trips to the beach?  I asked my class during the week what Memorial Day was, and they were close, but they said this is the day to thank a veteran.  While we should thank our veterans each and every…See More
May 28, 2013
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Kathy Laffitte commented on Siobhan Fuller McConnell's blog post A letter to my son, my hero
"I am so very sorry for your loss. We thank you for sharing Derek with us through your writing. May God comfort you and your family today, and always. "
Mar 21, 2013
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Marilyn Broadaway commented on Siobhan Fuller McConnell's blog post A letter to my son, my hero
"My heart aches for you all.  I am so sorry for your loss.  I know there are no words to ease your pain so I won't even try.  Derek is a True American Hero and an inspiration to many.  (((HUGS)))"
Mar 21, 2013

Hello!

I am a single Mom of five kids.  Mike is 24 and a former member of the US Navy.  Derek is 23 and a wounded warrior at Walter Reed.  He is still active Army, but will be starting the med board soon.  Kellina is 18 and a freshman in college.  Ryan is 18 and a senior in high school.  Sean is 15 and a sophomore in high school.

So glad you are here!

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Reflections on Memorial Day from a Gold Star Mom

Posted on May 26, 2013 at 10:47am 2 Comments

What does Memorial Day mean to you?  Is it just the first official weekend of the summer season?  A time for BBQs, pool parties, trips to the beach?  I asked my class during the week what Memorial Day was, and they were close, but they said this is the day to thank a veteran.  While we should thank our veterans each…

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A letter to my son, my hero

Posted on March 20, 2013 at 11:41pm 2 Comments

Dearest Derek,

There are no words.

There are no words to describe this feeling.

There are no words to express what is going on in my head.

There are no words to explain what happened.

There are no words that can make this even slightly better.

I can talk and talk and talk but…

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Caregiver/Non-Profit of the Year Awards

Posted on February 10, 2013 at 2:08pm 0 Comments

I spent nine months at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland with my son, Derek, who was injured in Afghanistan in July 2011.  While there, and during my many visits back, I have encountered exceptional caregivers.  Almost every wounded warrior has someone who stands by his/her side.  These…

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Easing A Family's Burden After a Loved One is Injured

Posted on January 27, 2013 at 6:16pm 0 Comments

When a military hero is injured, it is not only the service member who feels the financial and emotional impact.  One organization that acknowledges this is Family & Friends For Freedom Fund, Inc.  

According to their website, Family and Friends For Freedom is a 501 (c)(3) Organization whose “mission…

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