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Butterfly Garden of Remembrance celebrates 20th year

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Butterfly Garden of Remembrance at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary. Each butterfly has an attached card with a written tribute to a loved one. It’s a fundraiser for Friends of Hospice of the Foothills, http://www.HospiceOfTheFoothills.org.
Photo: Elias Funez
A note of remembrance is left on one of many hundreds of butterflies on display at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.
Photo: Elias Funez
A large butterfly sits between the many hundreds of remembrance notes and metal butterflies that people have left at the Hooper and Weaver Garden of Remembrance now celebrating its 20th year.
Photo: Elias Funez
The metal butterflies, painted many different colors, are placed in the Garden of Remembrance.
Photo: Elias Funez
The Butterfly Garden of Remembrance, a Memorial Day benefit presented by the Friends of Hospice.
Photo: Elias Funez
The butterflies and notes of remembrance are placed in alphabetical order.
Photo: Elias Funez

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