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The Epitaph 

Written by Verne R. Sanford. Posted in Health & Wellness, Senior Living

Published on October 05, 2016 with No Comments

In a cemetery in England:

Remember man, as you walk by,
As you are now, so once was I
As I am now, so shall you be.
Remember this and follow me.
To which someone replied by writing on the tombstone:
To follow you I’ll not consent.
Until I know which way you went.


October Upcoming Meetings

Valparaiso Low Vision Support Group

  • Tuesday, October 11 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
  • First United Methodist Church, 103 N. Franklin
  • Tuesday, October 25 from 10 to 11 a.m.
  • Celebration Room on the first floor of Pines Village Retirement Communities, 3303 Pines Village Circle, both in Valparaiso. Both meetings feature an open discussion of everyone’s mutual visual problems.

The group welcomes all persons to its meetings, regardless of whether or not they have low vision.  Within Porter County and during daylight hours, call the Porter County Aging & Community Services bus at 219-462-4302 for a free door-to-door ride for the legally blind, or 50 cents each way for seniors, $1 each way for others.  Phone a week or two ahead.

For more information call Verne R. Sanford, 219-464-1867 or email, verne.sanford@valpo.edu.

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About Verne R. Sanford

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All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Chronicle. Verne R. Sanford, 75, is professor emeritus of mathematics at Valparaiso University. He retired in 1993 and is currently writing his 24th memoir story. He is president of Valparaiso Low Vision Support Group Inc. He and his wife of 52 years, Marie, have five children and 14 grandchildren. Contact him at 219-464-1867, visit www.valpolowvisionsupport.org or e-mail verne.sanford@valpo.edu.

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