What Local Residents Are Most Thankful For…

| November 23, 2017

exploreVenango.com asked its users what they are most thankful for. Here are some of the responses.

Crissy Hannah of Oil City – “I’m thankful for my 3 kids, I’m thankful for my boys serving and protecting us every day. Wish they could spend the Holidays at home but military life don’t get time off.”

Toni Coover of Oil City – “I’m very thankful for these 4 children of mine! They are my everything! The reason I wake up everyday, the reason I keep going❤️❤️”

Misty Wagner of Titusville – “2017 will always be remembered as The Year we found my Dad’s birth family. He was adopted from an orphanage he’d been in since he was born when he was 15 months old, and we had very little information about his biological mother. Two years ago I joined AncestryDNA, then July 3rd, I got a message on Facebook- “I think you’re my cousin.” Her dad and mine are brothers. The lovely ladies pictured above are my Aunt Michelle Mickey Connell-Wildman and my grandmother Peggy Mattocks. Finances permitting, we hope to have a 1st ever family reunion in February!”

Joss Engel – “I am thankful for our soldiers that have fought and are fighting and can’t make it home for the holiday!! Happy turkey day!”

Erin Diane Jacoby – “I am so very thankful for my son! Being a mom is the greatest blessing! These have been the greatest 3 months of my life! I am so grateful that God chose me to be his mommy!”

Court Nast of Franklin – “My world.”

Gina Alise – “I am thankful for my four beautiful healthy children and my amazing husband who works hard every day.”

Mandi Smith – “This boy right here. <3 And my rescue dogs. <3"

Sarah Jo Sibley of Franklin – “This is a tough one, b/c I love my parents, and my fiance, and my cats…but most of all, I love my 21-month-old daughter, Scarlett. She is the best thing that has ever happened to me and she warms my heart like no one else can. I love my mini-me.”

Vicky Elder – “I’m thankful for my health, my husband, my family and friends! I am also thankful for everything the Good Lord gives us each and every day! Thank you Lord!”

Jacki Mansfield – “I am thankful for my twin sister and true soul mate. Throwback picture from about 1984ish.”

Emily Beach – “I’m thankful for my 5 kids. Without them, I wouldn’t be where I am today.”

Erica Jo Williams of Fertigs – “I am thankful for these two handsome dudes. Loves of my life.”

George Byers of Franklin – “Family and friends!everything else can be replaced but they can’t be replaced.”

Carolyn Baughman of Polk – “I am thankful for our God who watches over us, gives us good health, and life. Thankful for my husband of 48 years, my son’s and their families. Thankful for our Church family and friends. And the Angel who watches over all of us.”

Paula Crispin of Oil City – “I am thankful for my husband and my kids!”

Jennifer Liddy of Franklin – “I am thankful for my beautiful grand-babies.”

Megan Hiles – “My Family.”

Mary V. Campbell of Franklin – “My family and the Memory of my mother.”

Devon Irwin – “I am most thankful for my loving family that supports me on all I do to better myself and our family.”

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