Category: Family

In Memory of Ruth Nihan Konecki

FALMOUTH – Ruth Nihan Konecki, 93, of Field Road, Falmouth, widow of Dr. John T. Konecki, retired nurse, and beloved family matriarch known as “Super Nana,” died at home on March 29, 2014 in the company of her family and following a lengthy illness. The only daughter of George and Annie Katherine (Rogers) Nihan, Ruth […]


Don’t eat cheap sushi

Nana: “What’d you have for lunch?” MT: “I got some sushi. I’ve been eating a lot of it lately.” Nana: “Can’t you afford some real food? Oh dear, let me get you some money.”


The Turtle and the Russian

MT: [lists all the John Thomases and Thomas Johns] Nana: “…and I got one that’s somethin’ to do with a turtle. And a Russian. Svet Svet Svet. It’s SVETlana.”


Stuff My Siri Says

Showing Nana Siri… MT: “Nana watch this. Siri, I need to poop.” Siri: “I’m sorry, I don’t see any public bathrooms near you.” Nana: “OH! Mary that’s terrible… Do that again.”


What kind of job?

Nana: “Does Ashley have to go to a school tomorrow?” JT: “She’s not sure yet, they call her in the morning.” Nana: “What kind of a job is that? How can you plan your day? We need to go to breakfast!”