Diary Entry for 4/1/1989

Still snowy and slippery. Elwin (Stubby) Groves, 77 killed near Talcott Falls last night. Washed clothes. Merrill cleaned driveway. 2 cardinals at bird feeder. So pretty with their red against white snow.

Diary Entry for 4/2/1989

Fast time at 2 AM. We went to Sunday School 37, and church 41. Collin changed part of service to comfort the Gleason’s and H Hall’s. Very touching and nice. Got Girl Scout cookies. Thin mints. Lazy day.

Diary Entry for 4/3/1989

Raining. School delayed an hour to set up counseling. Lots on radio and TV about fatal accidents. Harry Gibson, 74 of Colton died Saturday, April 1.

Diary Entry for 4/4/1989

No school today so that kids can attend funerals for Amy and Tom. Rained about all day. Talked with Alice. Merrill went for milk. Up to 60° in late PM.