This is my favorite image of Mom and Dad. They are older, but still in good health and their ever-present good spirits. Taken at their second home at Lake Santee sometime around 1990. More images below the fold.
Gene’s college graduation picture. It is a favorite of many.
Gene on her 16th birthday in Richmond, Virginia.
One of the few photos of Gene and her father, Solon, who died in 1922.
Gene’s wedding photo. August 1949.
Cally, Calvin, Gene and Nic. December 1954, Coral Gables, Florida.
The full family (Pooh Bear included). New Castle, Indiana, 1969.
Undated photo with Calvin. This one was a favorite of Gene’s; it was in her apartment, which had relatively few photos displayed.
Setting the table for Christmas dinner. New Castle, Indiana, 1984.
Group photo, Christmas, New Castle, Indiana, 1986.
Cal and Gene in San Francisco to visit me in 1991.
Grand Canyon. 1991.
Gene greets the newest Steussy, my wife Gabi, in 2001.
Gene and Cal just prior to Ed and Gabi’s wedding.
Cal, Gabi, Ed and Gene; Malibu Beach, November 2001.
Christmas in Los Angeles, 2002.
After Cal’s death, Mom is surrounded by evidence of her long and productive life. Indianapolis, May 2010.
Gene’s 90th birthday, Indianapolis 2011.