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Grandfather died :-( - Alex Belits
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Grandfather died :-(
Two weeks ago, on January 1, my grandfather, Grigoriy Rafailovich Asnin died. I didn't post anything about that then, but I now I just want to say that he was a good person, and I am grateful for everything he did for me when I was a kid.



He didn't know his exact birthday, so the date in his birth certificate was January 1. He died exactly on his assumed birthday, 90, or more likely almost 90 years old.
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From: (Anonymous) Date: January 16th, 2007 03:36 am (UTC) (Link)
I'm sorry to hear about it, Alex. My condolences.

-J
j_b From: j_b Date: January 16th, 2007 04:33 am (UTC) (Link)
Condolences. Man, born in 1917 ... quite a lot of things he saw. 24 at the start of WWII ...

Do you know what he did in the service?
abelits From: abelits Date: January 30th, 2007 09:03 pm (UTC) (Link)
In WWII he was in Vladivostok (on the Pacific coast of Russia) and China.
From: jigenm4c Date: January 16th, 2007 04:45 am (UTC) (Link)
Sorry to hear about it. My condolences.
From: nickhalfasleep Date: January 16th, 2007 05:09 am (UTC) (Link)
My condolences. Reminds me of my grandfather. It's hard to imagine what they saw and lived through. A world war, satellites, men on the moon, computers, medicine.
From: marcelinia Date: January 29th, 2007 05:46 pm (UTC) (Link)

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