I Just Lost a Family Member

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 62 People

    Christmas Surprise...

    I guess my story starts a few months ago, around mid-september of this year.  My grandfather had to go in for surgery because his back had some serious problem that could only be fixed through an extensive and dangerous opperation.  The doctors didn't think he'd...
    MoonlitAster MoonlitAster
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2008

    In Memory of Brandon

    My 18 year old cousin just died from a car crash. If you live in Pennsylvania then you have probably seen it on the news or in the paper. But his name was Brandon Boyd and I miss him a lot. It's hard to get over and I know it won't  be easy. Besides the fact that I don...
    puppiluv puppiluv
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jul 15, 2008

    My Daughters Grandpa

    I've helped my ex take care of his father for the last 9 years. Actually more like I did all the helping since my ex was nowhere to be found most of the time. Grandpa Art was a very difficult person to deal with. He was very narcissistic and spent his life in the military. Very...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2013

    My Cousins

    my aunt has recently lost a pregnancy of twin baby girls and they were very important to me because i am the only pair twins in both sides of my family . so you see another pair was like one in a million especially since my aunt and my mom are very close and they'd be like...
    aloubriel aloubriel
    13-15, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2012

    the day before yesterday,

    my step uncle passed away. and I never know anything about it till my sister told me as she was told by my other step uncle. by that time we were at home while my mother and my other step uncle were at his house. the next day, burial day. and till now... no one ever mention...
    rsddhj rsddhj
    16-17, F
    Apr 2, 2014


    I guess it's not completely recent. It happened 2 years back. Around my birthday. In October. If I remember correctly me and my brother got the news five days after my birthday. My parents called my brother and I upstairs. I was watching tv and my brother was in his room. We both...
    jordyn8 jordyn8
    13-15, F
    Mar 6, 2011

    My great grandoa passed away today :'( I loved

    him soo much and he meant a ton to me! Im just happy that our last words to each other were "I love you". Me and my family visted him when he was out into the hospital for namonia in both lungs. And he had already had it before. He was ok in the hospital, he could talk just fine...
    musicismysalvation musicismysalvation
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 10, 2014

    Mia Madrina é Morto ;(

    She died this weekend and she was the only aunt i had here!! All the rest of my uncles and aunts and family lives in Italy.....so i cant see my family everyday as most people do!! Only 3weeks in a year i see them and i hope that i can show them this year a new family member...
    memyself4u memyself4u
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 28, 2013

    So hard when you lose a family member.

    I lost my nan today about 7 and a half hours ago. She was a big person in my life now she's gone. You never know what you've got till its gone. Rip nan I love you xxxxxxxxxx
    sademptynothing sademptynothing
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2014

    My Cousin

    My cousin Matthew and I shared more then a name. He is, Was, 16  years older then me. We used to play bored games together. Then yesturday as I was driving home from a vist to my GF I gat a phone call. I was sitting in my Packard in a resturant parking lot. I answered and over...
    swissmatt swissmatt
    18-21, M
    1 Response May 7, 2012

    Just found out my sister in law died sometime

    last night. She was only 53. Not sure exactly how yet. It seems like I'm in a dream. I'll get busy doing something and then it smacks me in the face that she's gone. Please pray for our family. 😔
    Galaxy92 Galaxy92
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 1, 2014
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