1. clarethebear

    clarethebear Registered User

    Oct 16, 2007
    197
    manchester, uk
    Hi Everyone

    I just wanted to let you all know, I got the dreaded call this morning. Even though I knew it was going to come it was such a shock.

    A wonderfull stong lady took her last breath at 11.25am this morning. Most of the family where round her, we all held hands in a big circle around the bed as she went.

    I don't know what else to say but it hurts so much. On the way out of the hospital we bumped into my Nanna's brother on his way in on a visit. We had tryed to phone him with the news but got no reply. This was because he was on his way to visit. He took one look at us all and fell against the wall asking us when. He could obviously tell by the look on our faces. He went to see my Nanna with my mum and uncle and was gald that he went even though he was late.

    She has now left us to join the rest of the family who have already passed.

    Thank you all for being here over the short time I'v been a member of TP, you are all great and I wish you all the best in the world.

    Take Care
    Clare:)
     
  2. Grannie G

    Grannie G Volunteer Moderator

    Apr 3, 2006
    69,568
    Kent
    Dear Clare, Please accept my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences. Don`t forget TP is still here for you as long as you need it.

    Take care
    love xx
     
  3. Skye

    Skye Registered User

    Aug 29, 2006
    17,000
    SW Scotland
    Dear Clare, I'm so sorry to hear that your nanna has passed on. She is free form pain now, and at peace.

    It was lovely that all the family was able to be present, I'm sure your nanna would know that you were with her, and it will be a comfort to you all.

    Please don't feel you have to leave us, you're one of the family now. Post whenever you want to talk.

    Love and hugs,
     
  4. elaineo2

    elaineo2 Registered User

    Jul 6, 2007
    945
    leigh lancashire
    Dear clare,you have walked a path that has had so much trauma for you,your familly and most of all nanna.God bless to you all.love elainex
     
  5. gill@anchorage5

    gill@anchorage5 Registered User

    Apr 29, 2007
    211
    Southampton
    So sorry to hear your news Clare - thinking of you and your family at this sad time.

    Take care

    Gill x
     
  6. Margaret W

    Margaret W Registered User

    Apr 28, 2007
    3,725
    North Derbyshire
    Dear Clare,

    So sorry to hear your news. But so glad that the family were there to share the passing.

    Oh how I wish the same had happened with my dad, who died of cancer. We got a phone call at 10 a.m. in the morning to say he was distressed and shouting for my mum, but not to worry there was no panic. We weren't planning to visit till 2 p.m. But something at the back of my mind said we should go at once, so we did. We were too late. I arrived to collect my mum at 10.15 and the phone rang to say he had died at 10.10. Nothing we could have done of course, but how I regret not being there, holding his hand.

    In your distress, remember that you were there at the most important time of your Nanna's life.

    Much love

    Margaret
     
  7. Tender Face

    Tender Face Account Closed

    Mar 14, 2006
    5,379
    NW England
    Dear Clare,

    I am so sorry to hear your news. I was so touched that you expressed your loss in such a poignant way .......

    Whilst that is full of sadness for those you have already lost, there is some great comfort for you there, I hope, too.

    Take care, love, Karen, x
     
  8. nickyd

    nickyd Registered User

    Oct 20, 2007
    146
    warwickshire
    Dear Clare
    Deepest Sympathys to you and your Family,
    Take care, Nickyxxx
     
  9. Cate

    Cate Registered User

    Jul 2, 2006
    1,370
    Newport, Gwent
    Dear Clare

    I am so very sorry for your loss. Take time to grieve , and come back when you feel able.

    Love

    Cate xx
     
  10. maria29al

    maria29al Registered User

    Mar 15, 2006
    426
    Warwickshire
    Thinking of you.

    Take care.

    M
    x
     
  11. Linda Mc

    Linda Mc Registered User

    Jul 3, 2005
    1,881
    Nr Mold
    Thinking of you and all the family at this sad time.

    Love Linda x
     
  12. christine_batch

    christine_batch Registered User

    Jul 31, 2007
    3,388
    Buckinghamshire
    Dear Clare,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family .
    God Bless. Christine
     
  13. Taffy

    Taffy Registered User

    Apr 15, 2007
    1,314
    Dear Clare,

    I am sorry to read of your sad loss your nanna will be free from all her suffering now, and at peace. Caring Thoughts Taffy.
     
  14. Nell

    Nell Registered User

    Aug 9, 2005
    1,170
    Australia
    Dear Clare,
    I hope you can now remember the better times and take comfort from those memories. So sorry to hear of your Nanna's passing but glad to know you were all there with her. Take care of yourself now. Loving thoughts coming to you.
     

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