S: The Paul and Jo McCloskey Story
BC: And the family continues to grow....
FC: The Paul and Jo McCloskey Story
1: This Book Is Dedicated to the memories of Mom and Dad and everyone that had a A SpecialPart In Their Lives.........
2: Mary Elizabeth McCloskey | Ashleigh | Henry Hadden McCloskey | Dad's parents | Dad's parents
3: Mom's parents | Enid and Dale Harris
4: Dale and Enid Harris proud parents | Joan McCloskey born 0n March 4, 1927
5: D. Paul McCloskey born on December 18, 1920 Mary and Henry McCloskey proud parents
6: Grandma Mary Elizabeth McCloskey | Grandma made the best oatmeal cookies, loved to play cards with us, and had an infectious laugh. She was active in her church.
7: Henry Hadden worked for the Goodyear Tire Company in Akron and lost everything in the Great Depression!!! Well not everything. He still had Mary and his family. | Grandpa Henry Hadden McCloskey
8: Dad 's early years
10: Dad and Winnie | Dad and Roger | Grandma,Jane, Roger, Dick, Hadden, and Dad with something in his ear | Dad's Siblings
12: College man | Business man
13: Proud Parents of Lieutenant D. Paul McCloskey | I'm
14: Dad served his country and then he served his family. He worked most of his years at Bituminous Coal Research
15: Dad, the ultimate fan | Dad, the ultimate fan
16: Music teacher and band director atPohntiac High School. He reached many of his students and made a difference in their lives.I found out when he was young he was nicknamed Curly. It did not fit with the stern image I remember. | Dale C Clarence
17: Enid also taught music also and was Dale's biggest fan. She was the child of a Christian minister but later did not spend time in church. Mom said it was childhood burnout. | Enid Harvey Harris
18: Mom's early years
20: Collie love started early
21: Mom, the musician, gladly gave it up for love and family when she met Dad
22: Grandpa Henry Hadden McCloskey and Grandmother Mary Elizabeth Smith McCLoskey
25: Jo and Paul met on a blind date at the University of Michigan.
26: Love communication
27: Mom and Dad
28: Married Decembeer 20, 1947
29: A great part of life Is being a wife That brings another; Becoming a mother. Jo McCloskey
30: Born March 6, 1949 | Kerry
31: Steve Born July 19, 1951
32: Scott | born February 21, 1953
33: JODI born May 9,1956 | Jodi Born May 9,1956
34: Mom and Dad had 4 kids
35: When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses. ~Joyce Brothers
37: School Days
38: Grandmother Harris | Mom | Grandfather Harris | Grandma Mary | Grandpa Harris band | Mom on a horse | Dad
39: family pictures multi generations | Grandpa Harris | Mom | Dad
40: Bonnybank a special home and business that helped finance our educations
41: Dad loved Mom and his family. He liked to read the newspaper and watch television. He was the grounds keeper at Bonnybank which was a huge task. | One phrase I'm sure all us kids growing up in the McCloskey household remember was "Where's Mom?"He was a good man and father.
42: Mom was a wonderful mother and role model to us growing up. She expected a lot from each of us and always wanted us to do our best but we were free to pursue our dreams. She accepted our choices and only | tried to guide us, not control us. She had lots of hopes and dreams of her own. She raised collies, enjoyed photography, writing music, driftwood design, crossword puzzles, watching tennis,Washington state, and of course Riley!!!.
44: Mom and Dad had some of their best times traveling and rekindling romance
45: Married May 29, 1976 | Mr and Mrs John Gallick | They have three children, Stephen, Reid, and Brennan
46: Mr and Mrs Scott McCloskey | Married July 10, 1976 | They have two children, Ryan and Mark
47: Mr and Mrs Stephen McCloskey | married July 22, 1978 | They have 2 children, Michael and Rachel
48: "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." | Mr and Mrs Franklin Smith married April, 12, 1980 | They have 2 children, Erin and Lori
49: Jo and Paul still lovebirds through the years and the growing families
51: Grandkids | Grandkids
52: Reid married Mary Colvin on June 11, 2005. Erin married Mark Morath on June 24, 2006 Stephen married Aimee Wise on July 3, 2006 Ryan married Jennifer Ferry on November 11, 2006. Brennan married Kacie Grudi on June 2, 2007. Rachel married Phillip Bradwell on May 2, 2009 Michael married Ray Feller on September 6, 2009 Lori married Michael Bordogna on June 12,2010. | Grandchildren's weddings
53: Reid and Mary have two children, d'Artagnan and Brittany Lori and Mike have two children Autumn and Benjamin Ryan and Jen have one child, Kellen Stephen and Aimee have one child, Dylan Brennan and Kacie have one child, Jackson
55: Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present and future.
56: Mom, Jodi, Lori , and Autumn | Mom, Scott, Ryan, and Kellen | Mom, Kerry, Stephen, and Dylan | Mom, Kerry, Brennan and Jackson | 4 generations Mom got to spend brief time with
57: Created By | Jodi | 2010 | And so it goes for Mom and Dad and the life they lived and the lives that they impacted. Thank you and we miss you both
59: Great Great Grandpa | I am home in Heaven dear ones Oh so happy and so bright, There is perfect joy and beauty In this everlasting light. All the pain and grief is over Every restless tossing passed I am now at peace forever Safely home in Heaven at last. | photo by Jo McCloskey