Most of his children ( but two) were able to be with him on his special day. My brother John grilled burgers and yours truly made the 3 layer vanilla cake with choclate frosting. We all gathered at my Grandmothers.
As a child growing up, I vividly remember being extremely closer to my Mother than I was to Dad. Now that Mom has gone to glory I can truly say that Dad and I have become closer over the years. He is a sweet gentle man and I love this man I call Daddy.