A Life Well Lived.....

And a man well loved. [caption id="attachment_433" align="alignleft" width="170"]Sweet Invitation Sweet Invitation[/caption] It's a testament to the quality of the man when a simple but sweet invitation can draw friends and family from all over the globe. Bob T. celebrated his 70th birthday among such people on Sunday. Friends from Russia, Italy, Canada, and all over the States came to wish him a very special day. [caption id="attachment_434" align="alignleft" width="170"]Sam wearing the Official Bob's 70th T-Shirt Sam wearing the Official Bob's 70th T-Shirt[/caption] Though the group was diverse in ages, occupations, and interests they all shared a love for a very special man. [caption id="attachment_435" align="alignleft" width="300"]Enjoying the beautiful evening. Enjoying the beautiful evening.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_436" align="alignleft" width="300"]Imagine that, knifemakers were in attendence.   Joe Cordova, Luc Burnley, Sal Glesser, Bob in his crown, and Richard Rogers Imagine that, knifemakers were in attendence.
Joe Cordova, Luc Burnley, Sal Glesser, Bob in his crown, and Richard Rogers[/caption] Even with over 50 guests no one went hungry, with 4 heaping platters of sandwiches made from homemade French baguettes -- made specially for Bob by his French friend the baker; 11, yes 11 pies homemade by Suz and Melissa. And to top it off a beautiful cake made by neighbors, 15 year old Lindsey and her mom. [caption id="attachment_437" align="alignleft" width="300"]11 Pies -- Bob does love him some pie! 11 Pies -- Bob does love him some pie![/caption] [caption id="attachment_438" align="alignleft" width="300"]Suz, Bob, and Lindsey, the cake decorator. Suz, Bob, and Lindsey, the cake decorator.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_439" align="alignleft" width="300"]Got'em all in one breath! (Sorry for the bad lighting.) Got'em all in one breath!
(Sorry for the bad lighting.)[/caption] [caption id="attachment_440" align="alignleft" width="300"]Singing "Happy Birthday" Singing "Happy Birthday"[/caption] [caption id="attachment_441" align="alignleft" width="300"]Rest of the guests Rest of the guests[/caption] All in all, it was a wonderful evening filled with lots of love and laughter.

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