Frank Minton

Being Booked

When George Burns was approaching 100 years of age he was asked if he ever thought about death.  He replied, “How can I die? I’m


In Lieu of Flowers

At the end of an obituary it is common to see: “In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be made to _________.”   The designated organization

The Bell Lap

In the Summer Olympics 10,000-meter race, a runner must complete 25 laps around an Olympic-size track. On a standard quarter-mile track at a high school

Hoeing Your Garden

Once when St. Francis of Assisi was hoeing his garden, a person asked him, “What would you do if you suddenly learned that you would