PURE LOVE

 

 

She was there
always for her kids
and theirs and theirs

with open wings—
quick to feed
and defend them.

Scrappy daughter
of the Dust Bowl,
rest in peace.

                    for Ila Jean Fry
    January 17, 1926 — January 17, 2020

 

Obituary

 

2 responses to “PURE LOVE

  1. A lovely tribute, John.

    janet

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Best to Chuck and family.

    Liked by 1 person

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