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Three bereavements this year

(41 Posts)
Smurf52 Thu 15-Nov-18 15:58:30

I lost my lovely daughter in law Alison in April to cancer, my wonderful friend Andy who died in his sleep in September and my beloved son aged 25 to suicide last month. I hate this year with a vengeance.

silverlining48 Thu 15-Nov-18 16:05:28

So so sorry smurf, what a terrible year. Hope you have some support, and don’t forget we are here too. Sending love and flowers x

oldbatty Thu 15-Nov-18 16:05:30

Smurf what support are you getting? I hope you are getting some help.
So sorry to hear of your troubles.

nanaK54 Thu 15-Nov-18 16:10:54

Please accept my sincere condolences and the kind thoughts that I am sending to you flowers

Bellanonna Thu 15-Nov-18 16:11:55

Smurf that’s terrible. As oldbatty says, I hope you are getting some support. Please come on here and share with us as often as you need to.

Willow500 Thu 15-Nov-18 16:15:33

I'm so sorry - what dreadful things to happen. I also hope you have people around to support you in your grief flowers

Anniebach Thu 15-Nov-18 16:17:17

Smurf I am so very sorry, I do hope you have the support of a family and do share here x

Billybob4491 Thu 15-Nov-18 16:18:48

That's very sad Smurf, so sorry to read your news.

M0nica Thu 15-Nov-18 16:20:36

Oh, smurf how dreadful, I cannot say more than that, because with all the love and support in the world, nothing can take away from the fact that three people so dear to you have died in such a short space of time.

Marmight Thu 15-Nov-18 16:30:56

Oh Smurf how really terrible for you and your family. I'm so sorry flowers

seacliff Thu 15-Nov-18 16:35:50

You poor thing, how heart breaking. I too hope you have someone to help and support you. xx

Bikerhiker Thu 15-Nov-18 16:52:37

Oh Smurf I'm so sorry. How dreadful for you. I can see why you hate this year.
I do hope you have some support. Sending you hugs. X

SueDonim Thu 15-Nov-18 16:54:39

I'm so sorry. flowers

cornergran Thu 15-Nov-18 17:02:48

I'm so sorry smurf, such sad year for you. Please do allow there to be some support, CRUSE can be very helpful if you're worrying about burdening friends and family. Sending love and flowers

kathsue Thu 15-Nov-18 17:07:27

So very sorry Smurf. Look after yourself and I hope you have lots of support. Sending you lots of ((((hugs)))) and flowers.

debohunXL5 Thu 15-Nov-18 17:35:50

I cannot imagine what you are going through (well actually yes I can). I am sending you so much love and hugs and am thinking of you. flowers

Parsley3 Thu 15-Nov-18 19:00:11

A terrible year for you indeed. I am so sorry to read what you have had to cope with. Take time to care for yourself. 🌺

Grannyben Thu 15-Nov-18 19:07:33

I never know what to say when I read posts like this. Sorry just doesn't seem enough but, I am genuinely so sorry for the sadness you are going through.

Iam64 Thu 15-Nov-18 19:32:06

Smurf, it has indeed been a very tough year for you. Many of us will have experienced bereavements, especially given our time of life but, to have two young people die adds to the loss x

Jalima1108 Thu 15-Nov-18 20:33:19

What a dreadful time you are having Smurf.
I do hope that you have some support and are able to be a support, too, to those close to you flowers

sodapop Thu 15-Nov-18 20:51:41

Smurf what a terrible year for you, I can't begin to understand how you must feel. I can only offer my thoughts and prayers and hope you feel some support here on GN.
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jenpax Thu 15-Nov-18 21:12:13

Just what has already been said 💐

GrandmaMoira Thu 15-Nov-18 21:17:55

I'm sorry for your losses.

Smiley4 Thu 15-Nov-18 21:21:20

So sorry Smurf. What a terribly tragic year. I’ve lost someone to suicide, and a friend to cancer and lost a child. I’m not saying that for sympathy, it’s just that
Sometimes I thought I’d never get through. I just wanted to say that you do, and you will. Slowly, take baby steps, you do learn to live again.
I hope you have someone you can talk to about the ones you’ve lost, but also how YOU feel. If not, talk on here.
God bless. Xxx

Luckygirl Thu 15-Nov-18 22:14:10

What a dreadful year for you - I so hope that you have people around you who can help you through this difficult time. So very sad. flowers