Please use this blog to help us remember Joshua Lee Anderson, who made the tragic and fatal decision to take his life on Wednesday, March 18, 2009. Please post any memories or thoughts you may have in the comments.

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Plans For the 1 Year Anniversary - March 18, 2010

In a few short weeks, the one year anniversary of Josh's death will be upon us. So hard to believe it has been almost a year. Still so hard to believe that he is gone. With the input of our children and his close friends, we have a plan for the weekend. If you would like to remember Josh with us, please feel free to attend whatever works into your schedule.

Thursday, March 18th

3pm Memorial Time at Fairfax Memorial Park. Beltway (495 south) to Braddock Road West. Right on Burke Station Road. Right into the park. 2nd left at the Garden of Prayer. Park along the road. Josh's grave site on the right.
5pm Open House afterwards for anyone who would like to hang out, tell stories about Josh and just be together. At our home: 1300 Carpers Farm Way. Vienna, VA 22182

Saturday, March 20th
7am - 12 Sun Trust National Half and Full Marathon fundraiser. Click here for directions and information for spectators. We welcome supporters to help us get to the finish line!

5pm Memorial time at Josh's grave site for those who were not able to come on Thursday.

6:30pm Last fundraiser at the Buffalo Wings Factory in Reston.

Words cannot express how much the love, support and prayers have meant to our family as we attempt to navigate life without our beloved Josh.

God Bless

1 comment:

Patty said...

I am thinking of you always but even more so as this anniversary approaches. I will be with you in spirit and prayer as you gather with family and friends to remember Josh. The events you all have planned seem so very fitting and meaningful. I pray they will bring you comfort as you navigate this difficult period of time. Your generosity, strength and perseverance continue to amaze me. Lots of love and continued prayers my friend.