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my grandpaw

Discussion in 'Prayers & Support' started by tacomaman06, Feb 18, 2011.

  1. Feb 18, 2011 at 3:18 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    well....on top of alzheimer's completely overcoming my grandpaw....or Pop Pop as we call him.......he had a small stroke and today, hospice came out and said that we should go ahead and call them in full time until he passes. he'll be 87 in March.......st. patty's day actually. to be honest......i dont know how he has made it this long. my grandma died back in 06.........and we all thought he'd pass, but i guess alzheimers didnt let him remember anything so it wasnt on his mind. he fell couple weeks ago and separated his shoulder.....my mom has been taking care of him since my grandma died.

    im gonnna miss the hell outta him when he's gone..............but i miss him now cause he isnt who he used to be.
     
  2. Feb 18, 2011 at 3:21 PM
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    Jester243

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    Lost my Grandpa to that same disease :(

    :pray:
     
  3. Feb 18, 2011 at 3:23 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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    Sorry to hear this, Will.:pray:
     
  4. Feb 18, 2011 at 3:24 PM
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    BryWi

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    It's only human to not want to let go of a loved one.

    But as you said he is not himself and it sounds like he may be suffering a little.

    When his time comes, know that he will be at peace and you will see him again.

    You'll always have him in your heart, and those fond memories will grow stronger as the pain from his passing subsides.

    I am sure he thinks the world of you, too :)

    Hang in there...
     
  5. Feb 19, 2011 at 12:30 AM
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    hoosiertaco

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    I'm so sorry brother. This choked me up cause I remember when my gramps had his stroke, it was like he was gone before he was gone. Hurts so bad and I feel your pain brother. In my thoughts and prayers. You got my number, anytime.
     
  6. Feb 19, 2011 at 12:32 AM
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    OZ-T

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    Sorry to hear this news Will
     
  7. Feb 19, 2011 at 12:34 AM
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    Sorry to hear Will. My prayers go out to you and your family.
     
  8. Feb 19, 2011 at 1:49 AM
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    Sorry to hear Will. I am going through this now with my Grandmother. She is 93 and dont remember who I am. Its, funny, couple days later she will tell my mom I was there to visit.

    So...they do remember, just not at that particular moment.
     
  9. Feb 19, 2011 at 4:26 AM
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    My prayers go out to you and your family:pray:
     
  10. Feb 19, 2011 at 4:57 AM
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    Going through it right now with my Mom, she's 75 and in great health, but batshit crazy. Have had to watch her fight this for five years. But now it's over we can't take care of her at home any longer. My Dad found her passed out in the back yard the middle of December, it was 19 degrees that night, she got frostbite on all her toes. Trying to find a home right now, what else sucks is the state will take EVERYTHING my Dad has worked his whole life for. That shit just ain't right.
     
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    Sorry to hear Will.
    Prayers sent out to you and your family.
     
  12. Feb 19, 2011 at 5:28 PM
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    So sorry to hear this Will. :pray: for you and your family
     
  13. Feb 19, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    appreciate it yall.


    went and saw him just a bit ago..........i dont think it will be long at all now. i hate seeing him in that shape. no one should have to suffer that way.
     
  14. Feb 19, 2011 at 6:53 PM
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    ummm yeah
    stay strong....i know it's hard and your gramps loves you
     
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    Sorry to hear man. Ill keep him and your family in my prayers.
     
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    Sorry to hear this Will. Prayers sent.:pray:
     
  17. Feb 19, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    God, i'm so sorry Will...I've lost some Grandparents and I know its not easy...I'll be praying for you and your family bud :(


    :pray:
     
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    praying for you and your family will
     
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