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Help Needed from the Caring Committee

Alice Shinkos sustained serious injuries in a car accident June 8, 2020.  She is recovering at home and feeling better every day.  She has requested temporary help  with her yard work.  Alice lives in Oceanway, zip code 32218. You may reach Alice at (904) 718-6970.

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Lad Hawkins has had heart valve replacement surgery and he was discharged on July 22, 2020. Everything went well and he is recovering at home.  Cards, emails and phone calls would be appreciated. Joyce and Charlie Milford will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on August 8, 2020 by renewing their vows at Christ Episcopal Church Ponte Vedra.  They were married on…

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Lad Hawkins has just had heart valve replacement surgery and expected to be discharged on Thursday afternoon, July 22. Everything went well and he will be recovering at home. Cards, emails, and phone calls would be appreciated.

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Alice Shinkos says that she has transitioned from a walker to a cane in the house and she has less pain.  She wants to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers.  The cards, texts and email were also very encouraging.  Now she feels up to getting phone calls. Bud Emerson was admitted to Memorial Hospital on July 10, 2020 for chest pain.  He was discharged on July 14…

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Long time UUCJ member, Daria Brown, passed away on June 22, 2020 at the age of 72.  A private graveside service was held on July 1, 2020.  A celebration of Daria’s life will be planned for a later date.  Condolences go out to Daria’s family and her partner, Carl Moody. Alice Shinkos was discharged from Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital on June 27, 2020.  She is slowly…

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Phil Scanlan passed away peacefully in the morning of June 15, 2020.  Due to the COVID-19  restrictions, the family is having a private service. Our deepest sympathy goes out to Phil’s family and his partner, Judy Comley.  Condolence cards may be sent to Phil’s address.  Alice Shinkos  is now being treated at an inpatient program at Brooks Rehabilitation.  She sustained…

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Phil Scanlan passed away peacefully in the morning of June 15, 2020.  He had recently been in hospice care. Our condolences go out to Phil’s wife, Judy and their family.   Alice Shinkos was admitted to Memorial Hospital on June 8, 2020 for treatment of neck and pelvic injuries sustained in a serious car accident.  She had neck surgery on June 15, 2020; her room is…

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Carol Vogel is now at Brookdale Atrium Nursing Home, 9960 Atrium Way, Jacksonville, FL 32225 for rehabilitation.  Her room is 808A and phone is 425-0232. Visitors are not  allowed, but cards and calls would be appreciated. Gary Rhodes’ First Cousin, Beverley N. Salvant, transitioned in her sleep on May 29, 2020. She was 92. Gary says that she was his mother’s best friend…

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Carol Vogel is now at Brookdale Atrium, 9960 Atrium Way, Jacksonville, FL 32225 for rehabilitation. Visitors are not allowed, but cards may be appreciated. Sharon Scholl has been admitted to  the Baptist Beaches Hospital for treatment of pneumonia.  She is in good  spirits. She will be moved to rehabilitation to complete her recovery. Cards and notes would be appreciated.