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Our Kevin was funny, loving, generous and so very handsome. He had the best smile - when he laughed his eyes danced. On June 21, 2005 the shining light that was Kevin went out forever because of a careless driver. There is a hole in my heart that cannot heal, cannot be filled and will ache every minute of every day for the rest of my life.

Kevin’s memorial service was held on July 2, 2005 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Long Beach, CA - it was the most difficult day of my life and yet, at the same time, an amazing day filled with an outpouring of love, hugs , tears and lots of stories from so many people. Some I knew - others I met there for the first time. It was just about as diverse a group as one could possibly gather, yet it was reflective of Kevin’s world and who he was. Those attending were young, old, wore suits, uniforms, jeans, and of every ethnicity - all of his friends shared one quality…..loyalty and a great heart.

It’s my intention to set up this website for those of us who miss him greatly to visit, share stories and memories that will hopefully comfort each of us.

Love and hugs to all of you,

Kev’s Mom (he called me Toots)

Tributes and Condolences
3/24/14 - Blue   / Mom
I talk to Kevin everyday (in my head) so it's not news to him that we have adopted a little female pit bull named Blue.  She is 4 years old....54 lbs and a super sweet, people friendly, dog.  This little girl was rescued from the streets.&n...  Continue >>
1/24/14 Tears   / Mom
The most painful tears are not the ones that fall from your eyes and cover your face.  It's the ones that fall from your heart and cover your soul.   Author unknown
6/8/13 Thoughts and remembering   / Mom
I'm starting this with big sighs....thinking about that last early June 2005 when life was normal and good.  It always replays in my memory each early June.  It's hard to believe it will be 8 years on 6/21.  The rawness has lessened bu...  Continue >>
Kev and Grandma   / Irene (Mom)
The new lead photo is of Kevin and his Grandma at Erin and Dan's wedding (10/04).  Sweet picture of good times.
2/11/13 Happy Birthday   / Mom
It's still 2/10 p.m., not quite your birthday....I'm remembering 33 years ago,  still those special hours before you were born.  Moms never forget the day their children were born.  I miss you every day....and, I will fo...  Continue >>
Kevin's dog, Notch  / Irene (Mom)    Read >>
God be with you 'til we meet again  / Diane Sheets (close friend )    Read >>
Tears / Irene (Mom)    Read >>
6/21/11 / Toots (Mom)    Read >>
5/3/2011 / Mom     Read >>
3/13/11 Missing you, sweet boy.  / Mom     Read >>
2/11/80 - 6/21/05  / Mom     Read >>
There is no word.....  / Mom     Read >>
10/17/10 - Miss you Kev....always and forever  / Mom     Read >>
10/1/10 / Irene (Mom)    Read >>
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Kevin's Photo Album
On the beach
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