Papillon Haven Rescue
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Honoring Nell McKay by Elizabeth & Dudley Schneider
Memorial for Madeline Deanna Vose ~ 16 Mar 2009
John & Mary Rausch
Will & Patricia Stout
Jon & Larissa Daily
Rooks County 4-H Club
Jimmy and Jennifer Debey
Ann M. Malosh
Carol A. Smith
Dodge City Kennel Club
In Memory of Auntie - Bertie Lunaas ~
11 March 1920 - 11 July 2008
Jan & Al Jorolan
IMO Annie Girl.. Not gone, but just gone ahead...
We miss and love you Annie Girl...
Until we meet again...
your foster mom and dad, and all your foster brothers and sisters...
Terri Kent and family
"It came to me that every time I lose a dog they take a piece of my heart with them.
And every new dog who comes into my life gifts me with a piece of their heart.
If I live long enough, all the components of my heart will be dog, and I will
become as generous and loving as they are" Zuccaro
Pamela Conner in Memory of Bandit
In Memory of Rikki by Michelle Huss
In Loving Memory of Bell Sundberg
from Rose and Mya Engler
There once was an old gal named Bell
Who came from a place we'll call hell
It was cold and very scary
and it made her oh so weary
She just dreamt of escaping her cell
Then Paphaven came to her aid
Miss Bell knew that she just had it made
She moved in with Nancy
and it made it feel fancy,
And a warm bed is now where she laid
So Miss Bell's real dream finally came true
A furever home where she didn't feel blue
She was warm and well fed
and had a nice comfy bed
And there were plenty of bones to chew.
Years went by and Miss Bell did grow old
But she knew in her heart she would never be sold
She lived on Rum River
and never did shiver
And that's how her story was told.
Bell now lives in our hearts and our minds
And her friends really miss her, her kind
At Rainbow Bridge there are no pants,
now you can really, really dance
We love you Miss Bell, your the best we could find.
Miss Lucky Penny, my Papillon Princess....
you were "the dog of my life". I will always miss you.
In Memory of Lindsay Megan Haney. 8/4/93 - 8/14/09
Love, Betty "Nana" Haney
Choose your butterfly.
Remembrances may be Made to this Site by Contacting:
In Loving Memory of Gilbert Bancroft, my Father
Those who Remember:
First United Federal Credit Union
Joseph & Amanda Roper Jo Ellen Meerman
Courtney Rosel Eric & Sarah Buchanan
Bryan & Jessica Buist James & Carol Kane
In Memory of Maureen Twombly
OrionDk Promotional Products
For Joni, my Papillon baby, fly free.....
In Memory of MAGHEE... loved & missed by all.
In memory of sweet Beloved Pearl. You brought more joy into my life than you will ever know, my precious baby girl. I will forever miss the way your eyes always lit up when you saw me and the way you
followed my every step. I will miss the way you got all excited each time I came home from work and
would run in circles with happiness. Your passing has left a huge hole in my heart, Pearlie girlie, but I
know that now you are flying free at Rainbow Bridge and are no longer suffering from the cancer that
took over your beautiful little body. You lived a long life of 14 years, and I am so very proud to have been
your Mommy. One day we will be together again, my angel baby. I know you will be waiting with excitement
to see me and will once again have those bright little eyes light up and run in circles when I come to you.
I love you now and forever, Pearl!
In loving memory of Kandi Sue Norton, who was stollen from us on Sunday,
March 14, 2010. She was the love of my life, my "heart" dog! Kandi will forever
be missed and loved, and we will always cherish the wonderful memories she
gave us during the five years we were so blessed to be her Mama and Daddy.
You are in my prayers everyday, my precious little angel girl. Mama loves you
now and always. Only God knows how very much I miss you, Kandi.
Honoring Mary & Paul Fournier
from Audrey & Dwight Littlefield
In Memory of Chuck Evans and his beloved Splash and Chance
"Happy 25th Anniversaryto Lynn Guerra and Arlene Robbins"
A+ English LLC
Philip & Ival Lang
Patricia L Mingle
In loving memory of Stella, now the brightest star in heaven.
A pet’s time on earth is far too short, especially for those that love them. We borrow them, really, just for a while, and during these brief years they are generous enough to give us all their love, every inch of their spirit and heart, until one day there is nothing left…. Deep down we somehow always knew that this journey would end. We knew that if we gave our hearts they would be broken. But give them we must for it is all they ask in return. When the time comes, and the road curves ahead to a place we cannot see, we give one final gift and let them run on ahead, young and whole once more.
“Go now and run free, good friend,” we say, until our journey comes full circle and our paths cross again. And our journey will come full circle. (Excerpt from "The Journey")
She is dearly remembered and sadly missed by Janice, her “aunt” Judy, and her grandmom Robina.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY DON FOX!
In Honor of Don's 80th Birthday
JoAnn & Howard Preston
HONORING NORA LENAHAN
from Liz Castelgrant
In Memory of Grady Riley
papillon lover & breeder
by Carolyn Bush
In Memory of Christian Michael House
from Allison Johnson
In Memory of Lorraine Cerer, wonderful mom and animal lover.
from Jim & Rita Cady
In Honor of Linda Ecklund
Thank you for all you do....
FOR THE LOVE OF DINI - our little sweetheart
Linda & Donald Kasprzyk
Thanks to Lucy Colluran and Lyndell for meeting my family in Santa Maria, so that we could meet Phebe and Goochi...we thought that they were adorable! ...Pap Haven is awesome!
gina de michael
In memory of Darrel Bruesehoff.
He was a great friend and wonderful "Dog Dad" to his beloved Papillons.
In Memory of MADDY...
Maddy was the happiest, loving dog ever.. She was bright, alert and a faithful companion. Our family grieves at her passing.
beloved Papillon of Dave
Remembering Martin Robert Gerst "Marty"
Phoebe Gerst (picture) mourns the death of her best FatherFriend,
Martin Robert Gerst who left her and his wife, Judith, on December 2, 2011 after a short illness. Marty, a long time Houston resident, was active and happily walked with Judith and Phoebe every evening after work in the Dog Park.
Also Remembered by:
Joe & Marilyn Patterson
Honoring ANDREA WATSON
Our beloved friend of extraordinary giving
Melany & William Watson
A contribution on behalf of Blair S. McKay of Upsilanti MI, proud dad of 2 darling Papillons by Elizabeth & Dudley Schneider
In memory of Chere Romano
She loved Papillons and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
He was a blessing to have and will never be forgotten
He was truly lovoed.
Special thanks to my family, friends and Dr Milton and staff.
Memorial for Palmear Donson from Annie Donsono
June 4th 2009
IN LOVING MEMORY of PAT GORDON
Goodbye sweet friends! We will meet again at Rainbow Bridge.
Monday 20 February 2012. Mom died peacefully late Monday afternoon surrounded
by love. We are grateful for her in our lives and that she is no longer in pain!
daughter, Sandy Hardwick & family
Remembering Sweet Pepper
In Memory of Iris
daughter of LeROI’s Fire and Ice “Flair” and Innoki de Costalina,
who died in a tragic accident at 14 weeks of age. We miss you, little pistol.
Mom and Dad, Sapphire, Stetson, Sheena, Skyler, Stasia and Mommy Flair.
In Memory of Martha Weidemann
mother of Joyce Young and grandmother of Sapphire,
Stetson, Sheena, Skyler, Stasia, Flair and Iris (at the rainbow bridge).
Remembering TOBY BURCH, beloved Papillon of Martha and Jim Burch, who has passed over the Rainbow Bridge.
Pepper had her little quirks, including turning into Cujo at the vet’s office, but she was the sweetest little girl despite them. She was always ready to greet everyone who visited, and was especially loved by her grandmom. She loved her walks and would sit patiently waiting by the door-until she decided she had waited long enough and let you know about it in no uncertain terms. She could also wake you up in the morning if she needed to go out; sleeping in was not an option if Pepper was ready to get up. She was happy with a belly rub, a treat, and a comfortable bed. She is lovingly remembered by mom Janice, Aunt Judy, grandmom Robina; and very much missed by papillon sister Jinx.
And think of her as living
In the hearts of those she touched
For nothing loved is ever lost-
And she was loved so much.
(From “Her Journey’s Just Begun” by Ellen Brennaman)
IN MEMORY of JAN WITTEL
from her friend Janet Warren
If you wish you may choose a BUTTERFLY for your memorial.
In Memory of VERNESA MELLA,
Mother of Chris Carlson.....
Always in our hearts.
Gary and Inez Edwards
Gizmo who was always a Happy Boy and taught us to laugh all the time!
His paw print is forever on our hearts.
Miss you Good Boy!
Lexie will always be as close as a memory. It will be the little things that we will
remember: her cute little “aroo” howl for food, her dancing feet, her toy twice her
size, and her endless search for the perfect lap to sit on. We cherish these
memories as she was cherished in life, and what the heart has once cherished,
it can never lose.
There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart.....Gandhi
GABRIELLA known as GABBY, the cause
for my passion to rescue Papillons. Loved deeply by her Mom and thankful for the 15 years with her.
It only takes a few minutes as a member of PapHaven to see that our director, Jan Jorolan is our own little “Energizer Butterfly”. She is always available to anyone trying to contact her. Her bright and happy “Hi there” is a welcome sound when one of us is trying to deal with our own problems or worries. What many of you may not know is that Jan recently had shoulder surgery. While recovering some of our members decided to make a “nice memory” out of her situation! A beautiful plant was sent to her home and additional donations were made.The board made an executive decision to donate the remainder of the funds we collected to PapHaven in Jan’s honor. And guess what? We were so sneaky about it that Jan never found out until now. It is just a small token of our respect and admiration for our fearless “Energizer Butterfly”.
Thanks Jan for all you do.
Your PapHaven Family
Stryker Houdini, my beautiful sunny memory; jumping high and running fast; racing Willie to
catch the squirrel; loving FOOD; snuggling; alone time with me; using his outside
voice to scare away intruders or meet me at the door....Gone way too soon.
We will remember...... Elizabeth Nesbitt
My dear Rocky -my first Papillon. Because of him I became interested in the breed which led me
to Papillon Haven Rescue. It is because of him I have since fostered over 15 Papillons.
It's because of him, those lives were saved.
I will always love you.
My mother Zelda and our little papillon girl Bonnie were both flown away with the angels within 3 days of each other. Even though they will be missed dearly, at least they will not suffer anymore.
"In the arms of the angels,
Fly away from here.
You're in the arms of the angels,
May you find some comfort there."- Sarah McLachlan
We miss you both so much our little Bon Bon 2001 - 2013
and my mother Zelda Murray 1931 - 2013.
In memory of Pat and George Harris with Heavensent Papillons
They were our first Papillon friends, as well as our mentors.
They were the owners of our second Papillon love, Heavensent Nike Air.
Although we already owned one papillon, their support and friendship further influenced
our love of the Papillon breed.
Joyce Young and Paul Meece
In Loving Memory of STEVEN TURNER, owner of three beloved Papillons who continue to reside with his wife Maurine Turner.
Remembering Maria Silva Kuhn who loved little dogs.
In Loving Memory of Jim Watson.
Our Friend and Director of PapHaven, has gone to the Rainbow Bridge to gather up the Paps waiting to cross over with him.
He was the dear husband of Andy Watson, who together have two wonderful sons. Both Andy and Jim have been active and supportive of PapHaven and have had many foster Papillons pass through their home. The picture is of Andy & Jim with Bonnie – their first Papillon who was responsible for their interest in helping to rescue Papillons and also for taking management positions with PapHaven.
In memory of Charlotte Bacon, who dreamed of becoming a veterinarian. This angel was taken from this world in the tragedy at Sandyhook Elementary. Her favorite color was pink.
Honoring Nell McKay by Elizabeth & Dudley Schneider
REMEMBERING Marion Smith DVM for her cheerful and excellent veterinarian care of my many animals. Bootz misses her....so do I.
Born Feb. 4, 1957, and passed from this life on March 31, 2014. Her very large family was always near, as were her many pets and friends. She was an accomplished veterinarian and an animal advocate both locally and nationally. She opened her practice as All Creatures Animal Hospital in 1991. She dedicated her life to the care and treatment of all animals regardless of the ability of their owners to pay and dedicated many hours of her time to animals in need.
Her great capacity of love and caring for all local pets will be greatly missed, but the tradition will continue as her practice continues on.
She was a friend to both myself and my pets as well as to our rescue organization, Papillon Haven Rescue.
I'd Like the memory of me
to be a happy one.
I'd like to leave an after glow
of smiles when life is done.
I'd like to leave an echo
whispering softly down the ways,
of happy times and laughing times
and bright and sunny days.
I'd like the tears of those who
grieve, to dry before the sun
of happy memories that I leave
when my life is done.
Thomas & Mary Olsen
Susan D Anderson
David & Heather Jenner
Randy & Jennifer Gaskins
Jerome G Besler
Andrea C Peterson
Kathleen a McClellan
Black Hills Dog Training Club
Honoring Bernadette Postle
by GoToRovers –Troy Bossard & Sheri Scarborough
Memorial for Elaine Kerry Courtenay
From W.Scott Kerry
In memory of my mother, Helen Julian, January 25, 1920 - February 18, 2015.
She loved my Papillons and they loved her. The ones that passed before I am sure met her at the Rainbow Bridge.
In Memory of Zander
He never barked... he WOO'ed... so his other nick name was Woo Woo
- Jodylynne Rowswell
Honoring Ellen Stewart
- Diane Johnson
In memory of Loteki A Party Favor, CDRN (“Benji”) owned by Cecelia Servas
- Debbie Kaminski
In Memory of Louise Rosser
- Florence Seletzky
Deante "Papi" Ruffin-Smith, 12 years old.
A hugger, model, family man, baby, & friend. A true gentle & intelligent Papillon. Inspiring, Loving, at times Trying, & Motivating. We traveled across the U.S. & overseas USAF.
My Light thru storms, I'll miss you. - Aisha Ruffin
On behalf of club member Mary Lou Mason in memory of their beloved Papillon “Maddie” (Madame Butterfly)
- Five Flags Dog Training Club of Pensacola FL
We would like to make a donation in Honor of your member/supporter Don Spence. While not an official member of the Amarillo Obedience Training Club, he graciously makes himself available to us and fulfills roles that are hard to fill.
- Amarillo Obedience Training Club, Amarillo TX
In memory of Smokey who was 14 & Queen who was 18. Both were loved and long lived. - Pat Ebaugh
In memory of our beloved Chester who died peacefully surrounded by love on September 17, 2015. We were so fortunate to have had him in our hearts for 14 years.
- Tom, Barb & Tamara Snyder
In honor of Ann Turpin on her Birthday.
From: Mike and Sonia Wilson
Happy Birthday Trisha Brewer,
In loving memory of Aubrey Joseph Lynch Jr.
Aug 10, 1934-Aug 13, 2015
A brilliant, adventurous, dog-lover. He will be greatly missed.
Donation in Honor of Blair & Nell McKay
- Elizabeth & Dudley Schneider
for Wesley: His sweet personality has brought us much joy and we are grateful to PapHaven and Shannon Johnson for bringing us together with Wesley.
- Loretta Nault
Remembering MAX beloved Papillon of Mary Randolph.
- Kathy Bilello
Donation made in Honor of beloved PHR adopted Jack for Daughter Mary Grace.
- Lynch Family
In honor of Andy Watson
- Melany Watson
In Loving Memory of Sweet, Active Phalene Chase, who was with us for 14 1/2 years.
Dad & Mom - Bill Hale & Judy Matthies
In memory of Louie, the beloved Papillon belonging to Gail Holt
In loving memory of VICKI BRUESEHOFF, October 11, 1944 - May 18, 2016.
Vicki was a true lover of the Papillon and was owned by four Paps during her
life. She was a caring friend with whom I shared many happy days. She
enjoyed a successful business career and traveled extensively, but nothing
brought her more pleasure than her beloved dogs. Till we meet again my
friend take care of all our little butterflies over the bridge!
- Nancy Pinke
In memory of RICHARD ("Dick") ELLISON who passed away May 18, 2016 at the age of 88. Dick and his wife of 59 years, Clara, bred quality Papillons
under the "Pacemaker" prefix. Pictured with Dick is their national
speciality winner, Ch. Pacemaker Ultra Supreme. They were some of the first
Papillon people I met when I became interested in the breed. They became my
friends and invited me to ride along to my first Papillon specialty show.
Always kind and generous people, they were friends, mentors, and traveling
companions for many years. Dick was a devoted husband, father, and
gentleman. Thank you Dick for many happy days and wonderful memories...till
we meet again!
- Nancy Pinke
In the memory of Willie and Tommy
-Jill and Jeremy Frazier.
In Memory of Gizmo Hall
- Deborah Zitny
In Memory of Belle
from Barb & Jim Rivard
Godspeed, my Duncan. See you on the other side.
"There is a cycle of love and death that shapes the lives of those who choose to travel in the company of animals. It is a cycle unlike any other. To those who have never lived through its turnings or walked its rocky path, our willingness to give our hearts with full knowledge they will be broken seems incomprehensible. Only we know how small a price we pay for what we receive; our grief, no matter how powerful it may be, is an insufficient measure of the joy we have been given." by Suzanne Clothier
Our wonderful Troy, died a peaceful death Nov. 10, 2016. He was 16 +yo and had not been doing well for sometime. He was my very first foster Papillon. His adoptive parents, Butch and Jackie Cantwell, loved him greatly - as he loved them.... and for some mysterious reason, he always remembered me when our paths crossed at PCA Nationals.
You will always be in my heart.
REMEMBERING CHIANTI, beloved Papillon of Peggy Barnthouse.
by Michelle Sarkan
Honoring my Friend, Robin Efan
by Maureen Skelley
REMEMBERING our BELOVED ROCKY who gently and peacefully passed away from kidney disease. No creature can take his place in our hearts.
He is dearly missed.
In MEMORY of a Papillon lover, Fred Moss, who passed away April 2017.
by Lillian Saroia
Mrs. Alma Mason is REMEMBERED by friends that knew her, and how
she loved her Papillon Kinsey.
Bill & Charlotte Vermillion
Blue Grass Darting Assoc
Carmel Lee Marple
In Loving Memory of Joe H. Weidemann, father of Joyce Young,
grand father of Sheena, Skyler, Baby Kiss, Nico and Gonzo.
As well as Sapphire, Stetson, Stasia and Iris waiting at the Rainbow Bridge.
In MEMORY of James A. Lenahan, Jr. brother of Nora Lenahan.
by Judith Perkins
In MEMORY of sweet Jesse Sundberg, beloved Papillon of Nancy Sundberg, brother to Chilli and cousin to many.
Tamara Sue Roe
and Many More who also donated in Jesse's Memory
In Memory of my Friend's sweet Papillon Mickey Hawkins.
Zoewasn’t a Papillon but her dog friends were so she claimed the breed. Never has a dog brought more joy into one man’s life. So loved and so missed.
HonoringJessica Llewellynof Oklahoma
from Melissa Harper
Honering Marianne Van Zeeland
from Jaci Kassmeier