S: Roadhaven Memories by Mary Traeger
FC: Roadhaven Memories | "Every day is a gift"
1: Our Arizona Home
2: Those were | Bill & Patricia Starns | Pat & Lyle | Phil & Joy Alverado Al & Mary Rome | Arlene, Pat | 1st play by Little Theater group Pat is in the blue dress
3: the days......... | After her shoulder wouldn't allow her to play tennis any more, Pat collected many $2 for many tennis teams - including Jackie's 2.5 team. | Jack Fredrikson, Jackie Hansen, Pat, Shirley F., Bill & Lyle H. | Mexico Trip Bill & Patricia Starns,Pat, Camille Johnson, Phil & Joy, Bill, & Bill J. | Bill & Don Featherstone | Halloween 2007 | Pat started the tradition for Roadhaven residents to dress up & offer treats for the neighborhood children. This went on for many years followed by a pot luck. A comment from one of the mothers "We know we can bring our children here & trust their safety."
4: Wimbledon | Olympic Games | Tennis Events Made Life........ | "The Snowbird" Bill Johnston | The Shipwreck Party | Harold Marten, Joanie Peterson Ralph Halstead Shirley Hay,Lee Muggock, Marilyn Meyers | Sharon Halstead | Camille Johnson,Jerry Morgan, Ann Cholod, Gene Lawrence | Joy, Phil & Arlene Crosier | Bill & Camille | Arlene, Kay Thomas, Marilyn Horn, Joanie Peterson, Evelyn Leninger, Marilyn Meyers | Fred Boobar, Dave Shrimpton, Sam Centrone
5: 1997 Hawaiian Party | Roman Soldiers 1996 | The Toga Party | "Can/Am Games" 1995 | ......Interesting, Fun........ | Renaissance Party 2009 | 2013 "Colors Tournament" | Western Party 2002 | Ron Nelson, Andy Thompson, Jack Fredickson | Marilyn & Chuck Horn, Joy & Camille | Andy & Nancy Thompson, Barry Mc Fadden | Ken & M Traeger | Dave D'Olivo, Phil & Joy, Al Rome | Sam Centrone, Jackie LaBuhn, Ann & Andy Thompson | Arlene, Jim Paxton, Ginny & Stan Arnold | Mary & Mike Radniecki | Ron & Flossie Nelson
6: Mark comes to visit! | Mark was there to share in the good news that Ken & Mary were going to be "Grandma & Grandpa"!!! | Mark is EVERYONE'S friend. We all enjoyed celebrating his birthday with him.
7: When the mountain is pink - it's time for a drink!! | ....after the work is done!!
8: Farewell to Good Friends & Neighbors....... | Bill & Pat hosted over 40 of their friends & neighbors to a BBQ ribs party. The weather was beautiful & a good time was had by all. | Connie whiteaker Sharon & Vern Radke | June Miller Berta Burda | Dave Bennet | Connie & Myra Bennet | Delores Plaisted Barb Hopkin | Life is to be fortified by many friendships.
9: ......"Til we meet again!" | Ted Reisdorfer "Digger" Plaisted Pat Sharon Radke | Erin Hundley | Bob Miller | Bernice Goegel, Diane Reisdorfer Tina De Vries, Doris Armitage | Connie, Remie & FayeJassaud | Glen Berg, Gary Whiteaker | Memories
10: Rosalind, Gary Whiteaker, Bob Burda
11: Ray Danisch, Dick Becker, Mike, Jim Goebel | Fun Times
12: Berta presents Pat & Bill with a gift - a photo of their AZ home.
13: Bill's last 2.5 match of the season - 2013 | Bill & Mike Radniecki
14: Hittin' the Trail | Before Pat & Bill left, Gary & Connie Whiteaker orchestrated an adventure 4 wheelin' in Box Canyon. We cooked hot dogs over an open fire & experienced the "wild ride" in the canyon.
15: In Box Canyon
16: Our tennis friends greet us at the gazebo. | I'm so grateful that I was honored to get to know both of you! Love & Best Wishes Susie Shelley | Best of luck in Minn! Bruce N | All the best! Betty Weisner
17: More than 100 people showed up at the Gazebo to send Pat & Bill off with their good wishes. This is a measure of the impact they have made on their tennis friends is Roadhaven. Ralph Halstead made the comment "Bill has a "Helium Hand" - he has volunteered & helped with MANY projects in the Park. | Enjoyed playing and just being with you! Boris & Marilyn Nazarewich | I love you both. You'll always be in my heart. Love & Hugs Mary Jean | Thanks for everything Mike & Ann Riley | We will miss you! Love & Best Wishes, Myrna & Roman | We will miss you very much. Pat Featherstone | No joke, you will be missed at Roadhaven! We love you tow and "Mark". Barbara Keller
18: Pat, I will miss seeing you in the grandstands watching us play. Your smile is so warm and friendly. He I'll miss you too Patti McCrea | Good luck! Fred Gross | Best Wishes for you great folks! BillBressing | Love you two Vern & Sharon Radke | You two are & always will be #1! Sal & Rog | Going to miss you all.' Jim Paxton
19: Roadhaven Tennis Club 2013 | Bill also coached a 1.5 team .
20: You're "two very special people to so many at Roadhaven. Our memories of you both are locked in our hearts forever. Please come visit everyone soon. We love you both. Norm & Linda Burson | Patti & Bill Wow- I can't believe it has come to the time in our lives that I am writing a "thanks for the memories" note to you guys. I want to say "see you next season", but just in case that doesn't happen, I hope you both know - no teasing here Patti - how deeply we care for you, how we will never, ever forget you, and I know you will never forget how to spell my namePatti. I may but you won't. If I don't see you before you leave, I pray we will see you next season sometime. Don't forget us, we will not forget you. Best wishes Gretchen & John R. | Pat & Bill We will miss you around here. We have reminders of you at the front and back of our home each time we step on the steps you built for us Bill. Pat , your smile and fun loving will be missed. You are special, thank you for all you've done in Roadhaen, to make it a better place. We send our well wishes with you both. Ordean, Lavona Broen | As you go on to new places and new faces, Remember this: All the old faces at the old place will never forget you! Love, "The Kindigs" Jo & Orv | Dear, dear friends Bill and Pat, Thank you for being Bob's and my friends for over 20 years - so MANY fun and funny times, with a boatload of GOOd memories are because of you, your kindness, love, laughter, hospitality. We had fun singing together for the "old folks" and in Raoul's choral group. We had fun on New Years eves, and on the tennis courts, playing bridge, and on so many special occasions- CANUSA, for one, the crazy tennis matches Phil A dreamed up - with the "Turnips", us, the "Parsnips", the "Fleas" against the "Gnats". So MANY more wonderful times to cherish in a heart and memory - Thank you both! My thoughts and prayers will be with you as you return to your Northern Home, dear friends. God bless you - every moment, every day! With love and gratitude, Sigrid Ostrem | We'll think of you often. Hope this card helps keep you laughing! Love, Jimmy & Nancy | Bill & Pat So sorry we are going to miss your party. We hope you will come back often. I loved having you as neighbors-( my plants always got watered at happy hour). Wishing you both health & happiness in the years to come God bless. We love you guys & hope to see you lots. Claudia & Larry
21: Dear Bill & Pat We wish you both the best on your move back to Minn. We will miss you! Bill, I so enjoyed working with you when you captained the 1.5 tennis Team. Pat, we'll miss your smiling face in the church choir. Best wishes & God Bless! Bob Warner & Judy Rowe | Dear Pat & Bill We will miss you but know at our age all things change. We are hoping you will get back for even part of the season. Our years together in tennis, Bible Study, choir, being friends & enjoying one another's company have all been special. Pat, you are my dearest friend, you have helped me so much in choir through the years. I will miss you. God bless you & may His tender love & care be with you always. Our love, Jackie & Lyle | Your will be greatly missed here in the park. Come back and see everyone when you can. Best wishes to both of you. Love, Pat and Clint (Webb) | Pat & Bill It's been a pleasure knowing you two!! All the best! Marilyn & Boris Nazarewich | Dear Pat & Bill: We wish you all the best life has to offer. We'll miss you (Pat) at RIB!! Sam will save your $2!! Phyllis & Sam Centrone | Bill & Pat Please know you will always have a place in our hearts. I know the Mike will never forget $2, $2, $2! Fondly, Mike & Susie Shelley | Dear Pat & Bill I will miss both of you, Bill for being the only one I could speak Swedish to and for remembering some very old Swedish words I hardly remember any more. I will miss Pat and her "Hur Mar du " greeting every time I meet her. Such good people. I will remember and miss. Love, Karen | Some people just make life better for everyone around them. That's how you are. Your kind heart and generous soul have blessed so many people. Don't ever forget how much you mean. Love, Phebe & Bob | We will miss the two of you at Roadhaven. May God bless you as you leave Phil & Bev Johnston | Dear Pat & Bill I hope you come back soon, as we will miss. you. Had lots of fun with you. Hope your health gets better. Love, Amy & Dale Hendrickson