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Old 03-02-2017, 09:27 PM
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Ok. So today was probably one of the toughest things I've ever had to do. I arranged to facetime with her for a few minutes. She was very weak and could barely speak more than a few words. I told her that we're all thinking about her and I'd be there if I could. I told her I loved her then we said our goodbyes.

That may have been the last time I ever speak to any of my grandparents.
It's good you were able to speak with her.

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Yes. Looks like she's still hanging in there for now. But she doesn't have very long I fear.
I thought that about my grandma too (93). She was in Hospice a couple of months ago. She was in bad shape. I held her hand for what I thought was the last time.

Two weeks later she was admitted into a nursing home. I visited her last Sunday. She tried to escape with me when I was leaving, lol.

My aunt is arranging a special bed and a 24 hour caregiver so she can come back home and be with her cats again.

Her room will have a TV with a cam on the bird feeder in the yard.

I hope your grandma gets well again too.
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Thanks. I don't think mine will have that much longer. Pain meds are no longer helping but as she is still there 100% mentally she has basically accepted sedation to help "shut her brain off". With her colon rupturing her body is basically poisoning itself. That happened last week and she was given 1-2 weeks max.
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She passed away at 11pm central time last night. It's more a sense of relief than pain we're feeling since she's not suffering anymore.

I know that she's finally reunited with grampa who passed in 1994 from diabetes.

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Brian, so sorry to hear of your Grandmothers passing.

She is in a better place with your Grampa.
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My condolences Brian. Yes, no more pain and in a better place with your grandpa.
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Very Sorry to hear this Brian, I'll keep her in my prayers tonight.
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