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Remembering Luis Pernia..aka yumyumchef

Luis Pernia's grave on his 32nd Birthday 03-03-2013 with his beloved
little sister playing on her violin one of the songs he loved his
grandmother to sing him to sleep on when he was a baby and his other
sweetheart; his RC51; Gentlemen; thanks to all the forum members that
have helped to bring it to pass; I had promised to help him get her
going by Christmas 2012, but had to wait till his birthday; from the
bottom of mine and my families hearts a very emotional and heart felt
thank you and to Warren and Larry; I don't know how I can ever repay
your kindness and help;

Luis Pernia <pops>




Graveside....



Pops on Luis's RC....


kpowe1....


Luis's brother and sister on the RC....


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Thx so much for sharing. Kudos to all that helped. Hits home.
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Bravo my friends...Bravo. I felt I couldn't help enough at times.



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Bravo my friends...Bravo. I felt I couldn't help enough at times.
My sentiments exactly...being a father of two wonderful children this post hits home, for all the people involved to the folks on the sidelines with their condolences we have all done a very wonderful thing here for a father, son and family.

You good folk should be very proud we did a good thing here more than any other site I've ever been on, more than most strangers would do for anyone...



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Wow, this really brings a tear...
Huge Thank You kpowe1


My heart goes out to Luis's family, especially his little brother and sister.
That's a fantastic picture of them on the bike.

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Well done to all!

As is written:
"Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God". Hebrews 13:16
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That is absolutely awesome. I missed what happened while I was away but am not shocked to see the support that poured out of this forum. Inspiring..

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That is an awesome closure to that chapter...... It is nice to have made the deadline, and had it all done and put together for Luis's birthday.

Kpowe1... awesome job buddy !!! Great pics !!!

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Such love & sweetness for Luis from his family. Heartwarming to see.
That little bit of help we each gave to put the bike back into one piece was completely worthwhile. I feel thankful I was able to help make a difference, as I'm sure others do when seeing these pictures and words from pops. Luis is by god's side and he could see this day.

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Re: Remembering Luis Pernia..aka yumyumchef

A long standing O for all involved.
Its things like this that help restore faith in humanity....
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