Friday, January 20, 2012

A man to be admired, emulated, mourned

A loving dad and husband.
A good coach.
A super neighbor.
Don Vautrinot was all those and more, attest friends and members of the Bradenton Christian School family.
A man to be admired.
A man to be emulated.
A man to be mourned.
Last Wednesday Mr. Vautrinot was found dead after an apparent weight-lifting accident at home, a tragedy that tears at the fabric of our community.
That his daughters Katie, 12, and sister Lauren, 10, discovered their dad like that is unimaginably painful.
So is such a sudden loss for his wife, Lynne.

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1 comment:

  1. Vinn
    Thanks so much for posting this. Donny was a wonderful man with high values and such a caring heart!
    Your Friend & Johnson M.S. Teacher
    Marilyn Kelly