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Thank you letter for April 26

Thank you, merci, danke, gracias, gunalchéesh.

I would like to thank the many people and organizations that provided help during my husband Bob Babson’s recent illness and death.

Valley Medical Care staff, and particularly Bob’s long-time doctor, Joe Roth, were there for us every step of the way, and I am so grateful for the excellent medical care they provided to Bob over the years. The staff at Bartlett Regional Hospital was awesome, especially all the amazing nurses who took care him during his long stay. My heartfelt thanks to Hospice and Home Care of Juneau, whose compassionate staff were always there when we needed them.

And finally, a special shout-out to all our friends, who provided us with love, groceries, dinners, dog walks, snow shoveling … whatever we needed. Bob loved Juneau for its beauty, but even more he loved it for the many wonderful people who live here. And so do I.

Cindy Smith,

Juneau

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