In Memory of The Keslar Twins

$32,506 of $15k goal

Raised by 586 people in 20 months
Marlene Gleim  YUMA, AZ

In a freak accident on April 10th Eli and Silas, twins just 18 months old drown. Both passed away. Please pray for the boy's safe passage to heaven and for their parents Mark & Alexis (Magallanes) Keslar, all of the Keslar, Martinez and Magallanes family and our extended family as we mourn. Two beautiful boys now angels.

All donations will go towards helping the Keslar family with memorial/medical costs.

Cards can be mail to :
The Keslar Twins
P.O. Box 25555
Yuma, AZ 85367

Please join me in keeping the family in your thoughts and prayers. Thank you for your support!

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Update 5
Posted by Marlene Gleim
20 months ago
For the next 48hrs I will be showing my support for the family by making this my facebook profile pic. Will you #StandWithTheKeslars during the hardest 48hrs they'll have to endure?
#StandWithTheKeslars
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Update 4
Posted by Marlene Gleim
20 months ago
The following schedule will provide an opportunity to pay your respects to the family.

A viewing and Rosary will be held Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Desert Valley Mortuary, 15877 S. Avenue B, Somerton (near the Cocopah Casino).

· Viewing 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

· Rosary at 7 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be conducted Thursday, April 16, 2015 at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 11545 40th Street in Yuma at 10 a.m. followed by a reception at the church.

It's with a heavy heart that I thank you all for the support you have given and continue to give The Keslar Family
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Update 3
Posted by Marlene Gleim
20 months ago
I want to express my appreciation for your generosity in support of The Keslar Family. Our community never ceases to amaze, even after reaching our goal they continue to give! Again, I offer my heartfelt thanks to all who have given and continue to give. God Bless you all!

Cards can be mail to :
The Keslar Twins
P.O. Box 25555
Yuma, AZ 85367

If you wish to partake in the meal train that has been set up by Shawna follow the cut and paste the link
https://mealtrain.com/w7ov0e
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Update 2
Posted by Marlene Gleim
20 months ago
The Keslar/Martinez Family would like to express their gratitude to all the first responders that day that went above and beyond to help that tragic day. Thank you to those who have donated and shared our story, it shows us that you are grieving along side us. We truly appreciate the communities support no donation is too small we appreciate your generosity.

The outpouring love for our family is heartwarming especially under the circumstances. Our boys were known and loved by many in the community but to see strangers showing their support is amazing.
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Karen Morris
19 months ago

Please accept my heartfelt condolences in the loss of your precious sons. I have 22 month old twin sons and can only imagine the pain and heartbreak that you are going through. You are in my thoughts and I hope for you the strength and peace you will need in these terrible times. {hugs} No parent should ever have to bury their baby, much less two of them.

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Jayme Towelson
19 months ago

Words sound so hollow to express how hurt i feel after i just found out about this. I mean it just aches to my very core. Nothing said will ease the pain, but i hope that just knowing that so many care and hurt with you , it will ease the heaviest burden known to a parent. Your family is in our thoughts this night. Strength will come in the form of time. I wish i could remove your hurt. So so so very sorry!

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Jenny Shick
19 months ago

I just heard of this and my heart is broken in a million pieces. I hope Alexis and her family are feeling so much love from everywhere and I hope and pray for comfort for them. My heart just aches. I'm so sorry for your loss. I hope you will all be okay.

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Janette Magallanes
19 months ago

Thank you to all the family, friends and strangers that have donated to this tragic event. May your generosity be blessed by God and may this money be used to honor and glorify our Lord Jesus Christ through the lives and memory of Eli and Silas. "It is not lengthy prayers, but generous deeds that touch God's heart." St. Arnold Janssen

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Leigh Miller
19 months ago

I'm so sorry for your loss I would never wish the pain of loosing a child on anyone. It's not easy but you will find peace it's been 4yrs since my little angel joined God and it has gotten easier to know she is at peace RIP sweet baby boys

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Heather Velasquez
20 months ago

I am truly sorry for the loss of your 2angels. No parent should ever have to worry about putting there babies to rest. There Gods children and he needed them more. We can never take our eyes off our kids. We blink and always something happens. I will pray for your family and for these angels to reach heaven

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Lety Petrokovitch
20 months ago

My deepest condolences to the Keslar family. ..I'm sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to the family.

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Tammy Robb
20 months ago

my heart goes out to you both for your loss xxx from us in New Zealand

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Roxanne Ryan
20 months ago

My prayers are with this family. My heart breaks for them. Prayers for peace.

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Amber Dennis
20 months ago

My heart breaks for your family in this difficult time. Alexis: From one mother to another, I wish you peace of the heart & mind. May you find strength in your memories, and your family & friends.

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Charlene Olson
20 months ago

I’ll be praying for your family during this difficult time. May God’s love and grace be with you always.

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Kathleen Gruber
20 months ago

I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God will help your family through this terrible time and give you the strength to go on.

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Elise Jumbelick
20 months ago

Alexis, my heart and prayers are with you and your husband. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My heart breaks for you. There is a light at the end of all of this and you will get through it.

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Betty Hughey
20 months ago

My heart and prayers are with this family during their difficult time. My God get u through this.

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Natalie Montez
20 months ago

May god bless this family, god has received 2 beautiful angels. My prayers are with you all. I pray for the mother as a mother myself I understand her hurt god bless .

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Jude Bakeaholics
20 months ago

God be with you , in this time of need

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Kaija Theuerkauf Staley
20 months ago

As a bereaved parent, my heart hurts so much for you. Oh. I wish I could give you a hug. Just know that you will be okay. When my daughter died, I needed to hear this over and over. God is our healer and He will be with you every step of the way. Live one moment at a time and try to find joy in the littlest things just to get through the day. Face your grief, feel it, talk about it...it's the path to healing. Prayers and healing thoughts for you.

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Joanna Fief
20 months ago

Sending prayers and peace to the Keslar family - especially to Mrs. Keslar. As a mother, my heart breaks for you and is with you. I hope you can find some comfort and grace during this simply unimaginable time.

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RaSheeda Whitlock
20 months ago

I'm praying for the boys and their families though this is a hard pill to swallow just remember god makes no mistakes! May god continue to bless and help you heal when praises go up blessings come down! God bless you all

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Bjj Jenkins
20 months ago

I'm praying for peace for this family in their time of struggles... our hearts are with you . God Bless you and pray you get thru the time ahead.

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Raised by 586 people in 20 months
Created April 12, 2015
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Vaughn Carsen
19 months ago

Dear boys, may the road rise to meet you, the wind ever be at your back as you lift up with angels. Hope. Always hope, if just a little.

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Karen Coney Coplin
19 months ago

Sending peaceful thoughts of condolences. Words cannot express my family's sadness for your family's great loss; we are so very, very sorry.

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Karen Morris
19 months ago

Please accept my heartfelt condolences in the loss of your precious sons. I have 22 month old twin sons and can only imagine the pain and heartbreak that you are going through. You are in my thoughts and I hope for you the strength and peace you will need in these terrible times. {hugs} No parent should ever have to bury their baby, much less two of them.

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Jayme Towelson
19 months ago

Words sound so hollow to express how hurt i feel after i just found out about this. I mean it just aches to my very core. Nothing said will ease the pain, but i hope that just knowing that so many care and hurt with you , it will ease the heaviest burden known to a parent. Your family is in our thoughts this night. Strength will come in the form of time. I wish i could remove your hurt. So so so very sorry!

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Jenny Shick
19 months ago

I just heard of this and my heart is broken in a million pieces. I hope Alexis and her family are feeling so much love from everywhere and I hope and pray for comfort for them. My heart just aches. I'm so sorry for your loss. I hope you will all be okay.

+ Read More
Janette Magallanes
19 months ago

Thank you to all the family, friends and strangers that have donated to this tragic event. May your generosity be blessed by God and may this money be used to honor and glorify our Lord Jesus Christ through the lives and memory of Eli and Silas. "It is not lengthy prayers, but generous deeds that touch God's heart." St. Arnold Janssen

+ Read More
Leigh Miller
19 months ago

I'm so sorry for your loss I would never wish the pain of loosing a child on anyone. It's not easy but you will find peace it's been 4yrs since my little angel joined God and it has gotten easier to know she is at peace RIP sweet baby boys

+ Read More
Heather Velasquez
20 months ago

I am truly sorry for the loss of your 2angels. No parent should ever have to worry about putting there babies to rest. There Gods children and he needed them more. We can never take our eyes off our kids. We blink and always something happens. I will pray for your family and for these angels to reach heaven

+ Read More
Lety Petrokovitch
20 months ago

My deepest condolences to the Keslar family. ..I'm sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to the family.

+ Read More
Tammy Robb
20 months ago

my heart goes out to you both for your loss xxx from us in New Zealand

+ Read More
Roxanne Ryan
20 months ago

My prayers are with this family. My heart breaks for them. Prayers for peace.

+ Read More
Amber Dennis
20 months ago

My heart breaks for your family in this difficult time. Alexis: From one mother to another, I wish you peace of the heart & mind. May you find strength in your memories, and your family & friends.

+ Read More
Charlene Olson
20 months ago

I’ll be praying for your family during this difficult time. May God’s love and grace be with you always.

+ Read More
Kathleen Gruber
20 months ago

I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God will help your family through this terrible time and give you the strength to go on.

+ Read More
Elise Jumbelick
20 months ago

Alexis, my heart and prayers are with you and your husband. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My heart breaks for you. There is a light at the end of all of this and you will get through it.

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Betty Hughey
20 months ago

My heart and prayers are with this family during their difficult time. My God get u through this.

+ Read More
Natalie Montez
20 months ago

May god bless this family, god has received 2 beautiful angels. My prayers are with you all. I pray for the mother as a mother myself I understand her hurt god bless .

+ Read More
Jude Bakeaholics
20 months ago

God be with you , in this time of need

+ Read More
Kaija Theuerkauf Staley
20 months ago

As a bereaved parent, my heart hurts so much for you. Oh. I wish I could give you a hug. Just know that you will be okay. When my daughter died, I needed to hear this over and over. God is our healer and He will be with you every step of the way. Live one moment at a time and try to find joy in the littlest things just to get through the day. Face your grief, feel it, talk about it...it's the path to healing. Prayers and healing thoughts for you.

+ Read More
Joanna Fief
20 months ago

Sending prayers and peace to the Keslar family - especially to Mrs. Keslar. As a mother, my heart breaks for you and is with you. I hope you can find some comfort and grace during this simply unimaginable time.

+ Read More
RaSheeda Whitlock
20 months ago

I'm praying for the boys and their families though this is a hard pill to swallow just remember god makes no mistakes! May god continue to bless and help you heal when praises go up blessings come down! God bless you all

+ Read More
Bjj Jenkins
20 months ago

I'm praying for peace for this family in their time of struggles... our hearts are with you . God Bless you and pray you get thru the time ahead.

+ Read More
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