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Mon, 03 Feb 2014, 12:22 PM

Don Garlits on the Passing of his Wife Pat
From Don Garlits

Dear Friends,
My dear wife of nearly 61 years left this world and went over to the other side at 5:53 PM, this afternoon. She has been suffering a lot these last few days and it was a Blessing to see God take her into His care. I will miss her very badly, but will be with her sooner than I realize, as time is very different here than over there. She passed at home with her two Daughters at her side and me holding her hand and a little Yorkie dog on each side of her. She went without making a sound and this house is going to be very quiet for a while. I had "Glenn Miller" playing in the background, as that was her favorite "Big Band". I will let everyone know what the Arrangements will be when I know myself. Thanks for all the Prayers and support through this terrible ordeal.
Don Garlits

Pat & Don Garlits from the
1986 Top Fuel Classic at Pomona.
Photo copyright 2014 Bob Johnson Photography

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