2/1/2003 - 10/30/2015The best cat that ever was.Kari + Josh TerzinoChicago, IllinoisNovember 3, 2015
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My heart goes out to you on your loss. I'll never forget the birthday party you threw for him. May each tear you cry bring you a measure of peace.Elizabeth Pomery - November 11, 2015
Dear Rufus, I love looking at all of your photos. You were clearly such a good little buddy-- the best! So charming and full of personality. You will be deeply missed until you are united again with your lucky parents. You're in good hands until then. Hope you've found a new catnip banana. Rest in peace buddy. Sending you and your mom so much love.M. Silver - November 11, 2015
Rufus was very fortunate to be so loved and I think he knew it....he gave Kari and Josh a lot of love and happiness in return.Stacy Chirillo, DVM - November 6, 2015
Although I never had the good fortune to greet Rufus in person, he managed to make himself a comfortable bed in my heart. His sweet face was well-captured in the pictures Kari snapped, and I'd always smile and send warm vibes out when he popped up on my newsfeed. It always surprised and amazed me how much love I felt for a critter I'd never meet in person. Rufus' memory will live on; he left his paw prints on many people's hearts. May he rest in peace on a soft bed in a sunbeam that never shifts.Jen Knack - November 5, 2015
You have my deepest sympathy on your loss, Kari and Josh. I know he will be missed terribly.Lori Wildeman - November 5, 2015
I am so sorry for your loss. He was clearly very loved and had a wonderful life with the two of you.Angela Lombard - November 5, 2015
Sending lots of love to Kari, Josh, and Rufus. XOSarah Hess - November 5, 2015
May he live on in your hearts forever.Sherry Hutchison - November 5, 2015
Rufus, your presence made an indelible mark on my friends lives. They loved you so! Your absence has left a void that can never be filled. That space in their hearts was yours alone. Sweet boy, we hope to see you again when it's our turns to cross the Rainbow Bridge. You were loved.Lisa DeStefano - November 5, 2015
I am very sorry about Rufus. There is something so special about cats and Orange tabby boy cats.
You will be missed, dear kitty. 💔
Robin Roseth - November 4, 2015
The only ginger feline I've ever known. Regal fluffy guy - you had some awesome parents. RIP little one and shine your light down on us all.Jerry Attere - November 4, 2015
Prayers and love for you all during this very difficult time.Angela Dowden - November 4, 2015
So sorry for your loss Kari!! RIPCarolyn Lederach - November 4, 2015
Deepest sympathy for your sweet Rufus, Kari! Your love for him shines through.Julianne Hilley - November 4, 2015
RIP, Rufus.Yonju Ahn - November 4, 2015
Good friends and forever.Layla Rezvan - November 4, 2015
Thank you for allowing Kari to brighten the world by sharing pictures of your cuteness. You will be missed, sweet boy!Ashley Shaw - November 4, 2015
So sorry for your loss, Rest In Peace Rufus ❤️Ester Segretto - November 4, 2015
RIP, Gorgeous Rufus. I wish I had met you in person, but I feel I knew a lot about you already, through all the pics and stories Kari shared about you.cath pansard - November 4, 2015
So sorry about your loss. Rufus was a strong fighter and I'm sure had an amazing life with you. I'll miss seeing photos of that gorgeous kitty.Amanda Eckert - November 4, 2015
I wish I could have met Rufus. I grew to love him through Kari's pictures.Alena Harness - November 4, 2015
I never met you but I know I would've loved you. You gave your mom and dad so many purrfect years. I know that you gave them your heart and they gave theirs to you and that's what makes it all worth it. I hope that you and Dude are having a great time up in Cat Heaven with your cat nip bananas and biscuit making in the sun. Love you Rufus.Jocelyn Lane - November 4, 2015
I'm so sorry for your loss. Rufus was lucky to have you, and vice versa! Hugs and love to you.Chrissy Dee - November 4, 2015
Our little ones always live on with us. We forget all the glasses of water knocked over and 3am meowing, and we remember the happiness and joy they brought to our lives. Love you guys!Benny Bassett - November 4, 2015
So sorry for your loss.Jaime Lombard - November 4, 2015
<3 <3 <3jen dagley - November 4, 2015
Our paths never crossed, but you were always in my thoughts. I'm sure had we met, I would have stashed you away in my purse and never looked back. What a wonderful gift you were to those who knew and loved you. I hope you enjoy many sun-filled naps with my cats!Lindsay Walls - November 4, 2015
RIP Rufus. You are missed by many people.Jen Emig - November 4, 2015
We're so sorry for your loss...may you find some comfort in knowing his pain has ended. Hoping soon you'll only remember the happy times...Deb and John Terzino - November 4, 2015
I'm sorry I didn't get to meet you, Rufus. Thanks for making Kari and Josh so happy!Shane Beers - November 4, 2015
it's never easy to lose such a good friendjohn Terzino - November 4, 2015
Watch over your Mommy and Daddy Rufus, send them lots of love from Heaven! And if you see my Roxy, please give her BIG HUGS!Pam Kaplan - November 4, 2015
Dear Rufus,

Be happy and run free now you sweet angel. Watch over your mummy and pray for her that she has the strength to heal and one day, love wholly again. Wait for her at the rainbow bridge till she comes home angel.
Kyrin Liong - November 4, 2015
RIP Rufus..denise sloginski - November 4, 2015
I'm sorry for your losskatelyn Roth - November 4, 2015
I'm so sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you. Keep talking to Rufus. He hears you.Paula Ayala - November 4, 2015
In memory of RufusMelody Briggs - November 4, 2015
RIP sweet baby ❤️Judy Gaertner - November 4, 2015
Beautiful baby. God Bless. RIPCathy Sencindiver - November 3, 2015
Rufus was indeed a great cat and I know how much he was loved and how much he loved you. I am thinking of you both and hope that you can find comfort in knowing he lived a long and happy life! Sending love :)Betsy Kniffen - November 3, 2015
Miss you like crazy, buddy.Kari Terzino - November 3, 2015
RIP little AngelShayne Smith - November 3, 2015
So sorry for your loss.Wendy Martin - November 3, 2015
My deepest sympathy to you. Very pretty and you will see him again one day.sherry ventura - November 3, 2015
Dear Friends.. So sorry about the loss of Rufus! Amazing how such a small creature can grab a hold of our heart, isn't it? I always tho't I was a dog person until 'Blackie' came in to my life. I learned how loving and affectionate cats could be.. When he left us (17 years ago!), the house was so empty. We still have many great memories of him. Let's hope Rufus and my Blackie are rolling in fields of catnip together, smiling and remembering how very loved they were while here with us - and still are! They may be gone, but never, never forgotten. Take good care.....Kari Newcomer - November 3, 2015

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