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“An English song to member you by, Dude ...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uBZCyuLuMEU ”
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Giao Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“Missing you everyday, Dude! for the last 5 years & a half since you were gone.Have this song to sing to you,https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLMtXh1z...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Giao Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“Missing you everyday, dude ... for the last 5 years & a half.Let me sing you a song,https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLMtXh1z-7A ”
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Giao Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“Missing you, Louis, on your Birthday ... ”
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Giao Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“Missing you, on your Birthday ... ”
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Giao Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“Requiescat in pace. May his memory be eternal! ”
6 of 100+ | Posted by: David Romano - Cherry Valley, CA

“Cũng đành chấp nhận mất con Thôi thì con nghỉ đất trời bình yên ”
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Thanks, Urvi! ”
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“5 years without you and missing you just the same. To your family: I always keep you in my thoughts. ”
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Urvi

“Chẳng còn nước mắt khóc con Ừ thôi con ngủ đất Trời bình yên ”
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Miss you, my dear friend. May your memory be eternal! ”
11 of 100+ | Posted by: David Romano - Cherry Valley, CA

“<3 I miss you just the same... and then some more. ”
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Urvi

“Peace and Love, En fin de compte, ce qui importe ce ne sont pas les années vécues mais la vie vécue chacune de ces années...Read More »
13 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“Were you there when they crucified my loved ones? ”
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“every so often, i find myself googling your name. i'm not sure what i think i'll find, but i do it anyway. i remember you making some image once of...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: l - san diego, CA

“"This body is not me I am not a prisoner of this body I am Life infinite with many faces I never was born as I never will die Look and see! The...Read More »
16 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Haiku sur la Mort "Ce corps n'est pas moi Je ne suis pas prisonnier de ce corps Je suis la Vie infinie a plusieurs visages Je ne suis jamais ne',...Read More »
17 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“.......It is a heartache that you are not here with your family and your friends. We all miss you very much; especially on the anniversary day....I...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Kitsu Angie Nguyen - San Diego, CA

“One thousand. That is what today is - 1,000 empty days without you. Many may have forgotten, but I still keep counting.Each day I feel the new normal...Read More »
19 of 100+ | Posted by: JP - San Diego, CA - Brother

“http://ak.imgag.com/imgag/product/preview/flash/bws8Shell_fps24.swf?ihost=http://ak.imgag.com/imgag&brandldrPath=/product/full/el/&cardNum=/product...Read More »
20 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“Click on Christmas Card "Christmas Card" Love ”
21 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“Joy to the world and Jesu, Joy of man desiring (Bach) Love, http://shine.yahoo.com/ellen-good-news/u-s-air-force-band-wows-crowd-in-the-most...Read More »
22 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“http://www.youtube.com/embed/e-y581HdWfY?rel=0 Paul Anka wrote this for Sinatra , and only a violin can make this sound as beautiful as it truly is....Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“Seek the truth, thou shall see Life Follow the ant' steps,Weave through clusters of grassUnder the shadows, darkA world, unsettledSilence beyond,Hear...Read More »
24 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwittl

“Louis...I am so stunned and saddened to hear of your passing. You were so bright and kind. The love between you and Jen was so beautiful. Can...Read More »
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Chris

“Hello my dear favorite funny handsome cousin! re safe and sound, knowing that you always shine done on us every morning when the sun comes up from...Read More »
26 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie - San Diego, CA - Cousin

“Bird of heavenThe promise was buried in griefA bird took flight to the heart of the realmThat fleeting moment carried a world of tormentsIt was Fall,...Read More »
27 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi - CA

“Found a good song to mark your B-Day: http://youtube.googleapis.com/v/4ZfaR-3ftP4&fmt=22 ”
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Happy Birthday, Lou my boy! ”
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“I still miss you, my friend. I remember you in my prayers and I think often about you and the times we shared. This is the two-year anniversary of...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: David Romano - Cherry Valley, CA

“To mark the 2 years of your passing, "I will always love you", Louis: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSOt-iP1vYw ”
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“"On Eagle's wings And he will raise you up on eagle's wings Bear you on the breath of dawn Make you shine like the sun And hold you in the palm of...Read More »
32 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“For you Mister, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CbAjj80NIM M. ”
33 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi - CA

“Peace and Love to You, my Louis http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WaJuR8QaBrQ ”
34 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“Miss you so much. Another New Year won't be the same without you but hoping to still make you proud! ”
35 of 100+ | Posted by: US

“Happy Holidays, dude!*http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=Us-TVg40ExM*STAND BY ME by Ben...Read More »
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“i miss you phdmd83 ”
37 of 100+ | Posted by: l - CA

“Dance of the Fairies by Akim (Violon) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LNCikMtZLJI ”
38 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“My Way by Sinatra http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljrFQyE1hAg&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egY8rUpxqcE&feature=related ”
39 of 100+ | Posted by: kiwi

“"Tenderness, Love, Friendship & Joy of Living I am strong because I was weak I am wise because I was' stupid I am grateful because I've seen worse I...Read More »
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“"Tendresse, Amour, Amitie' & Joie de vivre Je suis fort(e) parce que j'ai ete' faible Je suis sage parce que j'ai ete' stupide Je suis reconnaissant...Read More »
41 of 100+ | Posted by: M. - San Diego, CA - M.

“"... Love does not disappear because death is nothing: I am only in the next room. I am me, you're you. What I was for you, I'd...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: ND - Dalat, CA - Louis' mom

“I cried when you passed away.I still cry today.Although I loved you dearly,I couldn't make you stay.A golden heart stopped beating,Hard working hands...Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: CL

“i'm up in the middle of the night and seem to be stuck in a loop of facebook and googling, re-reading, re-searching, remembering... i found pictures...Read More »
44 of 100+ | Posted by: anon - san diego, CA

“Happy Birthday, Louis :) I love you, Urvi ”
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Urvi

“Dude: FYI, a flower arrangement was delivered to our door on March 29 with a card that reads: "We continue to keep you in our thoughts and prayers....Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Dude:Dude:Enclosed is my English translation of aunty Ngoc-Lan (who is mom's high-school alumna)'s verses.Dad* * *THE TIME WHICH's PASSING, LOUIS ......Read More »
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Knowing your French limitations, Co Ly has translated the previous posting into English* * *It has already been a year that Louis left us.I would...Read More »
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Co Ly - San Diego, CA

Xmas 2010 @ Home “Knowing your limitations with French language, Co Ly has translated the previous posting into English* * *It has already been a year that Louis left...Read More »
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Co Ly - San Diego, CA

“Cela fait un an déjà que Louis nous a quittés.Je voudrais garder le silence par respect pour vos coeurs endoloris. Quels mots seraient...Read More »
50 of 100+ | Posted by: TPhuong

“A RAY OF SUNLIGHT UPON MY FINGERSMy nights have been cold and my days lonelyThe silence has been deafening, the void driving me crazyInexorably, the...Read More »
51 of 100+ | Posted by: MyLien

“GIỖ ĐẦU LOUIS NGỌC DUYMarch 29th, 2012 Ngọc Lan:LE TEMPS QUI PASSE, LOUIS ... Parfois la main se tend vers un...Read More »
52 of 100+ | Posted by: NgocLan

“Parce que l'Amour est plus fort que la Souffrance,Parce que l'Espérance triomphe de la Mort,Parce que ton sourire est plus présent que l...Read More »
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Như Hoa - Paris - France

“Dear Louis, Not a day goes by without thinking of you... I miss you lots. I hope you are resting peacefully. Love, Urvi ”
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Urvi

“I miss you Louis. I remember you in my prayers and think about you often. This is the one-year anniversary of the year you entered into eternal life...Read More »
55 of 100+ | Posted by: David Romano

“Some People come into our lives Leave footprints on our hearts And we are never the same Peace and Love ...Read More »
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Diep - San Diego, CA

“Dude:You were on mind when I woke up this morning; I still ask God:Sững sờ đi nhận xác conTrời nào, ác th...Read More »
57 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

2010 ThanksGiving @ BaBa's place “Dude: FYI, auntie Han has relocated to your town. Should you miss Viet foods, you know she would be delighted to prepare you some. We all miss you...Read More »
58 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“GoodbyeThe peach leaves are strewn across the path to ParadiseThe springs bid goodbye, the orioles join in sympathy!Half a year spent in Heaven, one...Read More »
59 of 100+ | Posted by: NDiep

“Another nice dream when I saw you and your family (Dad&Mom&JP) on a sail yacht with lots of sunshine, light breeze and blue sky above. Every Re:...Read More »
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Uncle Chuong - Housto - Uncle

Xmas 2010, buying fresh trees for Ba-Ba and our house. “Dude: Received a second mail from Mini of Escondido who offers incentives for you to trade your Mini for a new one. Don't think you're interested .....Read More »
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

2010 Xmas at home “SUMMONS OF THE FOUR SEASONS * * *You rise up and summon the Summer rainsSummer rains, Summer rainsSummer rainsWhisper...Read More »
62 of 100+ | Posted by: M - San Diego, CA - Louis' mom

2008 Xmas at home “Goodbye The peach leaves are strewn across the path to Paradise The springs bid goodbye, the orioles join in sympathy! ...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Diep - San Diego, CA

“Dude: FYI, mom & I received an album with handwritten notes & photos from 17 researchers of the Malinow's lab a couple of days ago. They all miss...Read More »
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

At a restaurant overlooking the San Diego harbor, celebrating mom's birthday in 2010. “Dude: It's been exactly 6 months since you're gone. We're still being dumbfounded by your sudden departure. We miss you & hope you're at peace. ...Read More »
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Went thru a couple of my boxes of archive yesterday & found: 1. A copy of the first Saltman Quarterly that has your photo, and your handwriting "Dad...Read More »
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“still missing you like crazy buddy. we will chill again one day. looking forward to that day. ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Farrukh Jafri

Uncle Chuong&Aunt Hoa& Cousin Emily Nguyen “I've just seen you in my dream last night very clearly and long that waked me up. It's strange since I barely talked to you, and was only kept...Read More »
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Chuong Nguyen - Houston, TX

Sunday - July 24, 2011 “This morning, when visiting Louis' place, I saw 7 new (all old flowers were cleared a couple of days ago) pots of palm & flowers of which one had a...Read More »
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

Louis' resting place - July 10, 2011 “Dude: A pin-wheel to keep your place cool this summer. Dad ”
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

March 2010 in a restaurant on Harbor Island overlooking San Diego Harbor “Dude: Missing you on your 101th day. Dad ”
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Tendres sont vos mots , Douces sont vos paroles, Profonde leur résonanceDans les coeurs meurtris.Même si la peine est fidèle Au...Read More »
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Nhu-Hoa Nguyen - Paris - France

“A HUNDRED DAYS To Louis Ngoc-Duy * * * At the start of spring You've gone with the wind, the threshold of your full life, you left Earth, Father,...Read More »
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France

“Louis: I've ordered a pot of purple flower put at your resting place to celebrate our Independence Day - July the 4th. Hope you like it. We'll...Read More »
74 of 100+ | Posted by: Chuong Nguyen - Houston, TX

“CENTS JOURSA LOUIS NGOC DUY,A l'orée du printempsTu t'es envolé avec le vent,Au seuil de ta pleine vie,Tu as quitté la Terre,Père...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France

“WHEN THE FIRST BLOOMS STARTED TO FADEWhen the first blooms started to fadeGentle reminder of the passage of timeI remember the saying: This too shall...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: My-Lien - Bethlehem, PA

Louis Rest in Peace - June 11, 2011 “Thinking of you, Dude! Dad ”
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“Video clip made by Louis' classmates at Stony Brook, New York: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B1RQnV51KBI ”
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“From the Eulogy that I composed for Louis:"...Louis lived life with great passion. The best way for us remaining here on earth is to try to adopt...Read More »
79 of 100+ | Posted by: JP Nguyen - Habor City, CA

“Got a card with enclosed wording in the mail yesterday (a month and a half after Louis' sudden departure), which I would like to enter it here for...Read More »
80 of 100+ | Posted by: JC - Encinitas, CA - A Friend

“Found in our archive: A Mother's Day May 14, 1995 card. * * * "HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY MOM! Hope you get everything you want! Best Wishes! I Love you...Read More »
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA - Dad

“PLEURS POUR UN FILS Traduction du texte de Anh Khoi* * *J'imaginaisQu'un jour arriveraitOù toi, mon fils, tu me pleureraisQui se douteraitQue...Read More »
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France

“Khóc Con * * *Bố những tưởng sau này con khóc bố Có ai ngờ bố lại phải...Read More »
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Khoi - PA - Dad's friend

“a lot of things remind me of you. well, they always have - it's just bittersweet now. i wish words could do more, or want and desire would create or...Read More »
84 of 100+ | Posted by: l - friend

“HUMMINGBIRD or BUTTERFLY * * *Was it a hummingbird or a butterflyThat just passed me by?One month already,Fifteen...Read More »
85 of 100+ | Posted by: My-Lien - Bethlehem, PA

After the Funeral Mass at the Ascension Catholic Church * San Diego, CA - April 8, 2011 “Dude: You have more friends than I thought. Dad ”
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA - Dad

After the Funeral Mass at the Ascension Catholic Church *  San Diego, California - April 8, 2011 “Dude: You have more friends than I thought. Dad ”
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA - Dad

“ETERNAL SPRING One month already ... You're gone, a solar child, a month already ... Pain and havoc in the heart of a father and mother, Deep...Read More »
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France

“Dude: It has been a month; I'm still dumbfounded by your sudden departure. JP, mom & I miss you. Hope you're resting in peace. Dad ”
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA

“ETERNEL PRINTEMPSUn mois déjàTu es parti, enfant solaire,Un mois déjàDouleur et ravagesDans un cur de père et de mère...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France

“We'll all miss you Louie. God works in a mysterious way. I hope you rest well my friend. We will all remember you. See you again some day. ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Elhibaro Norfolk

“I will always remember your smiling face as you would come off of a morning of surfing to come into lab. You were always a pleasure to work with in...Read More »
92 of 100+ | Posted by: Nikki Noren Hooten

“Il a disparu, bel oiseau dansant sur les flots blancsDans l'azur du ciel et de la merFine esquisse d'une infime croixDressant la foi d'une ré...Read More »
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Ngoc-Lan - Toulouse - France, CA

“2-Il s'en est allé, le fils adoré,Laissant un grand frère bien-aiméPour que ses parents ne soient pas abandonnésCar,...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Anne Ngọc-Lan Tritsch - CA

“MUSIQUE DOUCE A LA MEMOIRE DE LOUIS NGUYÊN NGOC DUY1-Il s'en est allé, étoile filante,Laissant notre âme chancelante.Il s'en est...Read More »
95 of 100+ | Posted by: Anne Ngọc-Lan Tritsch - CA

“Dude: Thinking of you on this special day of the year ... Dad ”
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA - Dad

“Dear Ngọc-Diệp, anh Giao, Jean Paul, Jen and dear all, Last saturday afternoon, Kiều-Loan called me from out of town to tell me...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Nguyen Giao - San Diego, CA - Dad

“It's hard for us to see you passed away so soon. Our tears let out to you and our prayers always be with you. Your birthday is coming up soon next...Read More »
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie Nguyen, Andy Nguyen, Christine Nguyen - CA

“Louis, I am honored to have known you for the short time that I have. I regret not being able to get to know you better. The love that you and Jenn...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Eileen Ambing - San Diego, CA

“Dear Family, I would like to express my sincere condolences at the loss of your dear loved one. Please be assured that your tears are not unnoticed...Read More »
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Pat Freeman


Mr. Nguyen was born on April 15, 1983 and passed away on Tuesday, March 29, 2011.

Mr. Nguyen was a resident of San Diego, California at the time of his passing.