S: The Gill Family - Memories 2010
BC: The End
FC: Live...Laugh...Love | Memories | 2010 | DeKam | Gill | Manahan | Woods
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. CathyAllen
2: Drummond Island Vacation - July 2009 Pictured left to right: (Top row) Ryan Manahan, Everett Woods, Jessie Manahan, Garrett Woods, Austin King, Mercedes Gill, Jeffrey King, Hudson Dekam (Middle row) Rowan DeKam, Clayton DeKam, Bridget Manahan, Olivia Woods, Paige Manahan, Clare Manahan, Madison Gill, Lindsey King (Bottom row) Kevin & Tina DeKam, Jennie & Mick Woods, Dianne & Mack Gill, Mindy & Ted Manahan, Barbara & Chip Gill
4: Like Father, Like Daughters | Who says it doesn't get cold in San Antonio, Tx (45 Degrees) | Gills at Living Nativity, Christmas 2009 | Fur Ball no. 1 and no. 2
5: GILL FAMILY | LTC Gill, again May 2009 | San Antonio, Tx | Moon lighting Rockers | Christmas 2009
6: Maddi the Adventurer | Galapagos Island 2010 | Maddi and her new friend Galapagos Island | Maddi visited the Galapagos Islands with her school this last year
7: On the Border of Mexico, Mission Trip with CBC | Maddi tries her hand at driving while Dad surfs the waves | Nothing like school Spirit Day!
8: PICTURE PERFECT | Mercedes turned 19 this past year and is becoming a beautiful young lady. Talented in so many ways -- She loves to sing and play her guitar She really has a heart for Children | MERCEDES
9: Mercedes, a Time of "Firsts" | First Concert | First Car | First Graduation | First Mate
10: SACS CHEER LEADING 2009
11: Maddi experienced Volleyball for the first time (Freshman team) and was a natural | Maddi turned 15 this last year and has really blossomed. She really enjoys school and team athletics. | SACS VOLLEYBALL 2010
12: The real Mercedes | Mercedes 2010
13: MERCEDES LOVES PICTURES
14: MADISON GRACE ROSE GILL
15: MERCEDES RENE GILL
16: The DeKam Family - Caledonia, Michigan
17: Kevin & Tina (aka. Dad & Mom) | Clayton Todd | Rowan Mack | Hudson Trace | HOME | is where your story begins
18: Clayton Todd a.k.a. Clay-tones 6 years old | Clayton is such a special kid! His thirst for knowledge amazes everyone he meets. He loves to read...non-fiction preferably...some sort of hisotry book is his favorite. He also loves to play soccer and loves to follow college & NFL football. Go Michigan State & Minnesota Vikings!
20: Rowan Mack (a.k.a. Rody) 4 years old | Rowan is our lover! He is the first one to run up to you and give you a GIANT hug. He is always happy (most of the time!) and always smiling. His also our hard worker! He loves working outside and loading wood! He started pre-school this year and loves making friends! He also started soccer this year and loves to score goals! He is a great big brother and adores his baby brother, Hudson.
21: All things grow better with love. | We were showered with God's blessings this year (and every year!) With only a few minor trips to the ER, we all were able to stay happy & healthy! We had some exciting trips this year... camping in Northern Michigan & road trips to Iowa, Niagara Falls, and up-state NewYork to visit Mindy & Co.! We celebrated 10 years of marriage and we able to go away to Mexico for some much needed adult time! We raised a steer, three pigs, and don't forget about the chickens! Life with three boys is interesting...but lots of fun!
22: Hudson Trace (a.k.a. Hootie) 18 months old | Hudson is our little happy one, who pretty much goes with the flow. Whether dragging him out of a deep sleep to take Clay to school or bundling up for a long hike, he is always happy..as long as he is with his big brothers. He loves being in the middle of the action! He learned to walk this summer and is starting to talk...really only ball & da da. He loves throwing balls & loves blowing kisses!
23: Happy Birthday! Hudson June 29 Rowan September 19 Clayton June 10
24: Camping in the Tioga! Pioneer Park & Wabasis Lake | Nothing like 3 boys and and farm equipment! | ATVing in Iowa
25: The boys at the Chihuly exhibit | Kevin and Tina in Cabo San Lucas for their anniversay trip | 1st days of school! | Hootie on Rogaine
26: Niagara Falls - October 2010
28: The Woods King Family
29: Mick... is a Family Practice doctor in Marshall&Olivet Michigan. He volunteers at the Free Health Clinic and enjoys woodworking. | Jennie... is a nurse at Borgess Hospital.She volunteers at the Methodist Church and enjoys cooking, sewing, and reading.
30: Jeffrey Scott King 21
31: Jeff lives in Augusta Maine. He is working, and is a full time student at the University there. He volunteers at the local teen center. Jeff loves playing his guitar and writing songs.
32: Austin Gill King -19-
33: Austin is a sophomore at KCC and plays rugby for the Battle Creek Griffons. He is transferring to WMU to play rugby and pursue a Bachelor's in Nursing. He currently works at Schuler's Restaurant and PartyTime Tents.
34: Garrett Edward Woods 18
35: Garrett is a Freshman at Ferris State University. He has a full tuition football scholarship to Ferris and attends the Business School there.He wrestled in high school and he loves playing football and rugby.
36: Everett Matthew Woods 16
37: Everett is a junior at Marshall High School and is a 4.0 student. He plays football and rugby. He enjoys weight lifting and hanging out with friends.
38: Lindsey Adele King 16
39: Lindsey is a Junior at MHS. She is the Co-President of her class and is involved in Big Brothers Big Sisters. She plays the drums for her church praise band, and she also plays the guitar and writes songs. She is on the Varsity track team as well as the Varsity volleyball team.
40: Olivia Anna Woods 11
41: Livvy is a 6th grader at Marshall Middle School. She sings in the choir, plays soccer, and volleyball. Livvy loves music and clothes. She also likes reading and being with friends.
42: The Manahan Family Clare, Jessie, Ryan, Ted, Mindy, Paige, and Birdie ,
43: MarcellusA Great Place to Live!
44: Jessica Leigh
45: Jessie (17) We are so proud of who Jess is becoming. She will graduate high school this spring and plans to attend St. Bonaventure University. on an 4 year Army ROTC scholarship. Jess has a wonderful sense of humor and is known for her laugh. She is our peace-maker, having said to us that it is "exhausting" to stay angry! She will be successful in her future believing that you get out of life what you put into it .. quite a philosophy for a 17 year old! She greets us with a hug every day after school and we will really miss her. Especially her littlest sister as Birdie tells us Jess is the only one who can protect her from Ryan!
46: Ryan Thomas | (16)
47: Ry had a very successful year in Cross Country , ending the season with 3rd place for all of New York State, class B runners. He is a Sophomore class representative and was invited to join the ACE team at school. Ryan had a great time this summer on the mission trip with Grandmom and Granddad, putting to good use the skills his father has taught him. | RUN RYAN, RUN!
48: Clare Elizabeth (14) | Clare is still our more serious child, but she can be so funny(especially when she dances) ! She works very hard at everything she does, whether in school work or sports. Although she is one of the smallest players on the field or on the court, she surprises everyone with her tenacity and quickness. Clare loves to spend time with her friends. She is very dependable at home, even though we may get the " Clare Glare" every now and then.
49: Best Friends
50: When Paige was an infant, we affectionately called her "Buddha Baby. She now has the longest legs of all the girls, and is blossoming into an exotic beauty, which shows inside and out. She has such generosity of spirit and sensitivity. Mindy loves to have her by her side keeping her company in "the sweatshop" and sharing her creativity! Paige was the driving force behind the addition to our family of our dog.... Stanley! | PJ (12)
51: (aka: Puppy, Pagey, McGillicutty, Peeger, Lady Bug Queen, Curly the Mole) | Paige Jillian
52: Bridget Dianne | Birdie keeps us on our toes. She starts every day with ,"Mom, I have a question." She is very inquisitive, and funny. She loves reading and arts and crafts, and already understands ...why buy it if you can make it?! Everyone in the village of Marcellus knows "Birdie. She is the epitome of a"house devil, street angel", She makes our lives very interesting (and exhausting some days)! | 1
53: 1. Birdie with her "catch" after a fun day of fishing on Skaneateles Lake. 2. Birdie cheerfully helping around the house! 3. If we can't find her, she is usually curled up with a good book, much like her big sister, Jessie. 4. She says she doesn't like soccer, but she looks pretty happy...especially when she scores 3 goals every game! 5. First day of 2nd grade with cousin and best friend, Delaney. 6. Thanks, Grandmom for the Devil costume! 7. Loving Winnie! 8. Birdie putting her armor on to do battle with ..... everyone? | Birdie (8) | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8