Ronald W. Bayliss

Erica’s Paternal Grandfather Ronald W. BaylissDec. 14, 1933 – Jan. 15, 2018 I wrote this eulogy and gave it my dad’s memorial service. Eulogy for Ronald Walter Bayliss We are here to celebrate the life of Ronald Walter Bayliss, who was hardworking and steadfast in pursuit of his life’s ambitions. Yet he was kind, honest Read More

Jeffrey F. Bayliss

Eric’a Uncle, Jeffrey Francis BaylissSep. 20, 1961 – Apr. 2 2014, 52 yrs I was not asked to speak at the memorial service for my brother but I did have something prepared. Just a short piece to basically say goodbye in a pleasant tone before family and friends -let’s be honest, there was no love Read More

N. Ruth Bayliss

Erica’s Paternal Grandmother N. Ruth BaylissMarch 29, 1933 – December 18, 2007 When asked if anyone had any words at the memorial service I stood up and read this poem. Death is Nothing at All Death is nothing at all.It does not count.I have only slipped away into the next room.Nothing has happened. Everything remains Read More