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A+picture+of+my+mother+at+6+months+old.
My+mother+at+age+three.++It%27s+incredible+that+a+photo+this+old+survived.++This+photo+was+recovered+from+an+archaeological+excavation+in+Uniontown%2c+PA.
A+picture+of+my+mother%2c+taken+at+Syracuse+University+back+in+1966.
This+was+my+mother+shooting+pool+at+Syracuse+University+many%2c+many+years+before+I+was+born.
A+cartoon+portrait+of+my+mother%2c+drawn+by+Vaughn+Bode.++It+was+drawn+sometime+in+1971.
Again%2c+it%27s+the+parents+long+before+I+came+along.++This+one+is+from+1971.
My+grandfather+Tom+Shaffer+with+my+mother+back+in+1972.
Glenn+and+Diane+on+the+family+bridge+(seen+the+photos+of+the+bridge+sections%3f).++This+is+before+I+was+born%2c+and+the+bridge+did+not+have+sides+yet.
My+parents%2c+shortly+after+the+ceremony.
The+ceremony.
My+mother+Diane+and+her+cousin+Judy+(from+the+state+of+Canadia)+shortly+before+the+ceremony.
My+mother%2c+Diane%2c+and+her+father+Tom+at+her+wedding+reception.
My+mother+and+her+father+walking+down+the+isle+at+her+wedding.++This+is+also+one+of+the+better+pictures+of+the+farmhouse.
Attempting+to+swim+with+my+mother.++Somewhere+back+in+1981.
Skating+with+my+parents+in+the+winter+of+1983.
Me+learning+to+ski.++That%27s+my+mother+Diane%2c+and+her+cousin+Judy+(from+the+state+of+Canadia).
A+picture+of+my+family+back+when+I+was+a+kid.++For+those+interested%2c+I%27m+the+one+in+the+middle.++The+cat+was+named+Half-Moon%2c+the+dog+was+named+Bones.
This+was+pretty+much+the+whole+family%2c+plus+one+cousin+(Laurie+Davidson).++This+is+one+of+the+last+pictures+of+my+family+all+together+in+one+place.++I%27m+the+little+thing+in+the+back.
Diane+and+Walt+underwater.++This+is+the+same+trip+where+they+got+engaged.++As+far+as+I+know%2c+this+is+the+only+time+she+actually+went+through+with+the+diving.
The+family+and+friends+photo+from+Diane+and+Walt%27s+wedding+in+June+1996.++This+is+shot+from+the+Hill+chapel%2c+with+the+library+in+the+background.
We+finally+got+some+better+photos+of+the+proposal.++You+would+think+that+with+three+cameras+in+the+room+it+would+have+been+easier.
She+said+%27yes%27.++And+JoEllen+looked+the+other+way.
My+mother+Diane%2c+and+a+hiding+Jo-Ellen+at+the+shower.
My+parents%2c+outside+the+chapel.
My+mother%2c+outside+the+chapel.
Walt+and+Diane+outside+the+chapel.
Diane+and+Walt+Bingham%2c+leaving+the+chapel.
My+mother+stops+to+give+me+a+hug.
Jessawick+is+next+in+line+for+the+hug.
Jessawick+is+next+in+line+for+the+hug.
Walt+and+Diane+were+the+next+to+follow.
Jim+Rittenhouse%2c+with+my+mother+Diane.
Happy+Jessawick!
Diane+was+happy+to+see+we+arrived.
Diane+Bingham%2c+during+Matt+Kraynyak%27s+speech.
Diane+Bingham%2c+during+Matt+Kraynyak%27s+speech.
Jessawick+seems+oddly+confounded+by+the+wedding+cake.
Almost+time+to+cut+the+cake.
Andy+dances+with+my+mother.
My+mother+and+her+cousin+Judy+(boss+of+the+Canadian+contingent).
We+visited+my+mother+at+her+home+in+the+North+Coventry+woods.++She+liked+the+Weiner+Dog+too.
My+mother+visited+us+for+Halloween.++The+halo+is+made+from+several+glow+sticks.++We+gave+them+out+in+addition+to+candy+this+year.++Note+the+splattered+witch+in+the+background.
My+mother%2c+Diane%2c+on+Christmas+Day+at+our+house.
Sophia%27s+grandmother%2c+Diane+Bingham+holding+the+new+arrival.
Sophia+with+her+Grandmother+Diane.
Diane+at+the+candy+table%2c+Halloween+afternoon.
Diane%2c+Sophia%2c+and+Ben+on+Halloween+2010.++We+built+a+photo+booth+in+the+front+yard.
Diane+and+Baby+Sophia+on+Halloween+2010.+We+built+a+photo+booth+in+the+front+yard.
Diane%2c+at+Christmas+Village
Diane%2c+Walt%2c+and+Baby+Wesley%2c+in+the+studio.