Dad’s been laid to rest. It was a quiet, private, and informal family ceremony. Whoever wanted to say something did.
The whole family came together to create this event. My brothers wrote his obituary. We found a wooden box he loved that he’d paid $2 at a flea market for, to bury his ashes in. His [...]
As we feared. Dad took a turn for the worse last night. He would no longer be able to live without the respirator and other equipment. He may not even make it through the night. Outlying family is working on getting here, such as they can.
We had already consulted everyone on the phone, and [...]
As summed up today, Dad’s issues are: fibroid tissue in the lungs; scarring in the lungs; a viral infection (in addition to the bacterial infection they already knew about); and a minor stroke. This is all in addition to being 80 years old and in the hospital for over five weeks already with double pneumonia.