Poems for Wendy

The first three of these poems were received by Wendy's family on March 29, 2005, the date of funeral home visitation for Wendy.

  1. This poem was written by a parent of students taught by Wendy at Barrington Municipal High School. The words of the poem are here. A small image (138 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here. A larger image (316 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here.
  2. This poem was written by a student who had Wendy as a teacher, and who worked with Wendy on the Barrington Municipal High School year book. The words of the poem are here. A small image (92 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here. A larger image (514 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here.
  3. This poem was written by Wendy's eldest nephew. The words of the poem are here. A small image (84 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here. A larger image (543 KB .jpg file) of the original poem as received is here.
  4. This poem was written by a very close friend of Wendy in 1986 on the event of Wendy's leaving Keswick Ridge to move to Nova Scotia. Brian discovered this poem while sorting through a shoebox of letters Wendy had collected over the years. The words of the poem are here. An image (292 KB .jpg file) of the original poem is here.
  5. This poem was written by Wendy's brother-in-law. The poem was written at 6:30 am on Friday, August 26, 2005 in memory of Wendy. "She will always be missed by us; even though we can't see her or talk to her, we know that she is with us in spirit." The words of the poem are here.

Last Revised: March 5, 2006 by Brad Nickerson