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post #1 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 02:34 PM Thread Starter
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With a heavy heart...

I just wanted everyone to know that I will be in town for 5 days from Saturday to Wednesday.

My grandmother passed away last night at Glenbrook Hospital in their inoatient hospice unit. She was brought into the ICU for aspiration pneumonia, DVT and dehydration. She was 95 years old 2 months shy of her 96th birthday.

This was a woman who was a driving force in my life and taught me the value of an education and family. She will be missed deeply. My dad and aunts will be flying her body back to the Philippines after the services here in Chicago so she can be with my grandfather.

A prayer would be greatly appreciated.

<--------Paulette
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post #2 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 02:37 PM
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Prayers for your whole family. I'm very sorry for your loss.

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post #4 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 03:56 PM
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Our prayers will most definitely include you and your family. Please feel free to PM or call if there's anything we can do for you or your loved ones.

My sincere sympathy for your painful loss.

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post #6 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 04:00 PM
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I'm truly sorry for your loss.

A prayer for your grandmother, one for your family, and one for strength for you in this time of sorrow.

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I am truly sorry to hear that, Paulette. Prayers sent.

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My heartfelt condolences.

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I'm so sorry to hear this!!!!!! Prayers sent

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my condolences,

RIP

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post #14 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 06:08 PM
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post #15 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-27-2008, 10:59 AM
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I'm very sorry for your loss.
There is no doubt her hospice treatment was the most respectful & dignified a person could ask for.
RIP


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post #18 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-27-2008, 01:57 PM
 
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Paulette, sorry for your loss, prayers for your entire family.
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My heart goes out to your and your family, Paulette.

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post #21 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-28-2008, 10:20 AM
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post #22 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-28-2008, 11:32 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for all the kind words and prayers. I'll be in Chicago in about 20 hours. It should be interesting since I've never taken a red eye flight before.

<--------Paulette
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Grant me the Serenity to accept the fact that I can't pass them all,
The Courage to pass most...
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GET THE HELL OUT OF MY WAY!!
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"GO NICKY HAYDEN!!!"

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post #23 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-28-2008, 11:46 AM
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Sorry about your loss Paulette, you and your family are in my prayers!
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post #24 of 24 (permalink) Old 11-28-2008, 03:40 PM
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So sorry to hear about this Paulette. You and your family are in my prayers.

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