For Grandparents of Marines and Recruits


For Grandparents of Marines and Recruits

This group is a place for grandparents of Marines and Recruits to connect and share on the OpSEC compliant, Inc. Marine Family Network Community.






Members: 192
Latest Activity: on Monday

Welcome to the Grandparents of Marines & Recruits Group!

Your Volunteer Moderator for this MFN group  is 1~steel_walk42 (Denita).  If you have questions or concerns about the group, please add Denita as a friend so you can talk with her directly, or ask in the forum below.

Discussion Forum

San Diego

Started by mydonna. Last reply by 1~steel_walk42 (Denita) Oct 28, 2014. 5 Replies

Mother's Day 5-12-2013

Started by WDWBILLY. Last reply by Joe's Mammoo May 12, 2013. 1 Reply

Graduation Oct 19th

Started by junebug. Last reply by WDWBILLY May 11, 2013. 2 Replies

Daughter got a letter today!

Started by arkansas grandma. Last reply by 1~Good2GoMom (Barb) Dec 13, 2012. 1 Reply

Delta Co

Started by sircasius. Last reply by arkansas grandma Dec 7, 2012. 1 Reply

Delta Co. Plt. 1069

Started by arkansas grandma Dec 7, 2012. 0 Replies

Fox company

Started by Deb. Last reply by cosmetology1967 Nov 12, 2012. 1 Reply

Campground on Parris Island

Started by budman. Last reply by budman Oct 17, 2012. 1 Reply

3rd Batallion MCRD Parris Island SC Graduation Nov 21, 2012

Started by jbarr74. Last reply by 1~sdstatemom (Denise) Sep 17, 2012. 8 Replies


Started by junebug. Last reply by junebug Sep 6, 2012. 2 Replies

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Comment by 1~steel_walk42 (Denita) on Monday
Welcome proudgm !

I'm sure your heart is pounding with excitement and July 2 can't get here soon enough. If you need any help finding any groups or have any questions let us know. We're glad you found us !!

Denita (1~steel_walk42)
MFN Volunteer - Membership & Moderator
VPMM of LCpl. Vincent
Comment by proudgm on Sunday

Just now joined the grandparents group.   I know that we are all proud. My grandson graduates July 2.  My heart is just pounding  with excitement  for this.    Plt 1053

Comment by 1~steel_walk42 (Denita) on December 10, 2014 at 6:53pm
TJ'sNana & GrannaP,
Praying for travel mercies & I know how excited you are to get there and see your new Marine !! Like Keri said you will be wowed with the graduation ceremony and all of the activity on base. Let us know how things went when you get back.

Denita (1~steel_walk42)
MFN Volunteer - Membership & Moderator
VPMM of LCpl. Vincent
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on December 10, 2014 at 7:02am
Never too late to join your grandson's boot group TJ'snsns! :) you will be wowed at the graduation... enjoy!! Safe travel for you and the family going.
Comment by GrannaP on December 9, 2014 at 3:40pm
Plt 1011.
Comment by TJ'snana on December 9, 2014 at 12:39pm

PLT 1009. How about yours?

Comment by GrannaP on December 9, 2014 at 12:03am
My grandson also graduates December 12. We leave Wednesday morning to participate. Cannot wait! What platoon is your grandson?
Comment by TJ'snana on December 8, 2014 at 9:57pm

Hello everyone! My grandson graduates  on Friday December 12! So excited to be going-with much of my family. 

Comment by pandell on October 30, 2014 at 9:46am

I am sure your grandson knows how you feel about him. And yes, get the DVD so you can watch it. My granddaughter graduates Dec 19 and I can't wait.

Comment by raisedhimright on October 30, 2014 at 5:59am


  I am so sorry you are unable to attend the graduation ceremony.  Hopefully your Grandsons parents will order the DVD of he whole ceremony so you may see it.  The important thing is you will see your Marine in person.  My advice as a Marine Grandma...keep cooking...he hasn't had your food for  long time:):) and nobody cooks like Grandma:):)!  Enjoy your Marine and thanks for his service.

God Bless and Semper Fi



PMG'MA of LCpl. Kevin

Joshua 1-9


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