35 Photos - Aug 2, 2010
Photo: Stanley's apartment - Living RoomPhoto: Stanley's Fish TankPhoto: Stanley's corner chairPhoto: Kitchen TablePhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: bedroomPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Stanley at the viewing on Saturday.Photo: the flowers Mommy & Leonard got for himPhoto: We went to go visit Grandma after the viewing. Oddly enough, that day she was playing with a toy fish that she said "just came to her."  Well, Stanley had fish too.Photo: Outside the Funeral Home on SundayPhoto: Stanley @ the servicePhoto: the spray on his casketPhoto: after the casket is closed for the last time.Photo: Sign post for the Sarasota National Cemetery (photo from FindAGrave).  The cemetery is new - dedicated in 2008.Photo: Dedication plaque (photo from FindAGrave)Photo: the area where we sat during the honorsPhoto: the guards salute next to the hearsePhoto: the playing of TapsPhoto: the guards begin to fold the flag from his casketPhoto: the final steps of folding the flagPhoto: speaking with the cemetery representative after the honors ceremonyPhoto: one section of the current headstonesPhoto: putting Stanley's casket in the van to take him to the burial plotPhoto: the van sits next to his burial plot. they don't let us stay for this, but we pass it as we leave the cemetery.Photo: The funeral program was wonderfully done!Photo: I made a few mistakes in the obituary, but it will have to stand as is :-)Photo: the back was the icing on the cake. his picture as the background was a beautiful touch