Poet, teacher & critic
He was only 68?That is tough. My dad died about the same time but he was older so it was expected. Anniversary coming up next month.
All my very best, and he'd be so pleased and proud at your continuing successes, so keep them rolling in! ;-)
My sympathy added to the others. As between my parents' birth dates and death dates, I always miss them more on the former. Maybe because they were there for so many of them....