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John Trimble important decision
This is John Trimbles story he is from New Alex sander Penna,John was always an constant dreamer and reader of Cowboy novels,such as Zane grey and Stephen Crane.John’s Mother was a school teacher of an one room school house and his Father work for the US postal service which john says he was the one who pushed him into the field.
World war ll brought a career change for John he was drafted, John discovered he had a medical problem,and did not see action in the war.Therefore this bothered john till he was into his 80s.
However he met his wife Carol who worked as a waitress in a delmont John Trimble fell in love while eating her Texas Chile she made for him.John knew she was the women he was going to marry
.years later they found a wonderful home in Blairsville Penna.John Trimbles son was the couples first of four children.John Trimble Jr became a code officer for Blairsville area.
John son loved what he was doing and made his father proud.However somethingtragic happen to John Jr in 2003 he broke his back and died in a week
.Most family members felt this was a great toll on John and Carol at the time.Consequently few years later carol contracted MS and was put in a nursing home.However this made a impact on John because of her medical state when she died on a machine 2007 and the family had no choice in the matter.After her death the family were trying to keep Johns home going and operational durning this time period.
However,in august 2009 John Trimbles hip disjointed and he had to be taken to the hospital and ended up in the rest home during therapy at the rest home he disjointed his hip again and had to stay in bed for 2 weeks because of other medical problems also till he would be scheduled for surgery
.Consequently he was taken to the hospital for his hip surgery the surgery was an secess but John was rushed to the ICU or intensive care unit hearing the news that he would that his kidneys shut down John made his decision
.John wanted to be with his wife Carol shut down the machine.Therefore the family went with Johns wishes and John was transferred to hospice.John knew his family was taken care of and he wanted to be with Carol and be in peace.
born in greensburg penna 1960 graduated 1979 from greensburg salem graduate from university of Pittsburgh at greensburg 1985