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I Lost My Husband to Cancer

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    Love Of My Life - I found out my husband had cancer In Feb. 2012 and he passed away June 6, 2012. I spent night and day taking care of him and he passed away at home in our bed...
    fyrefly816 fyrefly816 46-50, F Jul 31, 2012

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    Hiroshima, Mon Amour. - You saw nothing in Hiroshima. Nothing. Cancer, and death. Cancer, unfairness, death, solitude, pain, and war inside a body that was not designed to...
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 9 Responses Apr 8, 2010

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    Like Falling Off A Cliff - My husband of 28 years and I were told in August of 2012 that he had stage 4 cancer which had probably metastasized from a cancerous polyp in his nasal...
    armadillo17 armadillo17 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    Husband to Cancer - tomorrow will be 3 yrs since my husband death with lung and bone cancer he was 55 when he died and I was a 50 yrs young widow we were married for 14 yrs and we...
    earlelen earlelen 51-55 7 Responses Mar 19, 2008

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    Joe Is Gone, Brain Tumor - I just lost my husband of 29 years to brain cancer, grade 4 glioblastoma on November 7, 2012. Even though he was just diagnosed in August of 2012, I...
    dulce1957 dulce1957 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2012

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    I Can't Believe He's Gone!!!!!!!! - I loss my husband, best friend and soul mate to cancer on the 28/01/2012.  He was a vegetarian, never smoked or into alcohol but was diagnosed...
    Arusha52 Arusha52 46-50 1 Response May 4, 2012

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    What The Hell Just Happened Here? - On June 10, 2012 I took my husband to the ER because he was having difficulty breathing. We thought he had pneumonia. In the ER we joked about...
    2 Responses Jan 12, 2013

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    Husband to Cancer - hi this is earlelen i had to change my code so I hope that all who commented on my old forum will fine me here thank-you my new name is elenbud thanks there is...
    elenbud elenbud 51-55 Apr 15, 2008

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    Too Young To Leave This World - I lost my husband to stage four lung cancer June 29, 2012. He was only 44 years old. sadest part is that we just met in February 2010 and he got...
    Tilwemeetagain Tilwemeetagain 46-50 2 Responses Aug 12, 2012

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    Cancer Took The Love Of My Life - My husband had always been healthy.  He had started feeling bad and was getting short of breath so we went to the doctor. They did a x-ray and on...
    becky3131 becky3131 41-45 2 Responses Jul 15, 2011

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    It's Like A Nightmare I Cannot Awake From I Lost The Love Of My Life - It all started when my husband rudy (Rodolfo) started having stomach pain in Jan-Feb of this year 2012. For a...
    Marly37 Marly37 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2012

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    Lost The Love Of My Life To Cancer On Dec 19th 2012 - My boyfriend and I had been together for 7 years, he was the best step father to my 8 year old that I could have asked for...
    carmelita21 carmelita21 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 8, 2013

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    How Do I Live Without My Heart - January 12th 2012 was the day I found out I would lose him. I had left the hospital to get some sleep when he got the diagnosis of esophageal...
    RacyRae RacyRae 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    Joey - I lost my beloved husband, Joey, to pancreatic cancer on July 8th, 2012. Five days after his 58th birthday. His mother passed away 10 days before him. We had just found...
    mawbear45 mawbear45 56-60, F 2 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    Larry - The love of my life died a week ago today. I picked up his ashes and am having so many different emotions. He was diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer on May 7, 2013 and...
    kathycal kathycal 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 31, 2013

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    Lost My Husband To Colon Cancer - I lost my husband to colon cancer on December 18, 2009. He was diagnsed 3&1/2 years earlier at the age of 45. Just before the colon resection we...
    snonmarg snonmarg 41-45 1 Response Mar 5, 2012

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    I Lost Me When My Husband Was Killed - My precious Husband, light of my life, best friend, soulmate, my EVERYTHING, was deliberately killed by the Doctor who was suppose to save my...
    LKRK LKRK 56-60 23 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    After A 10 yr Battle I Lost The Love Of My Life The Day After Christmas... - My husband was dx in early 2004 with stage 4 colon cancer. stage 4 at diagnosis.. found out then it...
    joy143 joy143 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2013

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    Why Him? - Let me start by saying I met this wonderful man in 2007. The begining of my life, the perfect man had finally come my way. Then disater struck in dec. he was diagnoised...
    garysgirl08 garysgirl08 41-45 5 Responses Oct 6, 2008

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    Lost My Husband To Adrenal Cancer At 29, Two Baby Girls - I lost my husband two weeks ago to adrenal cortical cancer after fourteen months of fighting together. He was 29. We...
    MissmyJaan MissmyJaan 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 11, 2012

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    Lost My Best Friend - ON Sept. 24, 2010 at 1:22am in the ER my husband was diagnosed with 4th stage colon cancer that has spend to his liver. The dr said they could maybe give him...
    CANCERsucksAZZ CANCERsucksAZZ 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 27, 2013

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    Lost With Out Him - well i am not good with this but here goes i lost fred about 7 weeks ago we where told in the middel of august that he had a rare cancer called peranoma cancer...
    bikerider1966 bikerider1966 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2013

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    Thank You, Cancer, For Ruining My Life! - I was 21 when my husband Steven passed away from Cancer. We had met when I was 20 at the police academy, he walked in late with a 5 o...
    louligans louligans 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 7, 2011

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    I Feel Lost - He passed away at 11:12 Memorial Day 2010.The shock wiped me out..........I was directionless and absentminded for a long time. I now am able to think more clearly...
    Glass1 Glass1 61-65, F 3 Responses Oct 19, 2012

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    Iam So Lost - i lost my husband to cancer 9/2/2012 all i do is cry iam so lost with out him,i just want him back.i cant eat or think.he was 47 years old a great guy all ways had a...
    myrobert myrobert 51-55, F 6 Responses Sep 29, 2012

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    The Lost Of Someone Close - i went through cancer with my husband a year ago in march and it is still so sad not to have the person that was meant to be with you forever...
    britlee1007 britlee1007 61-65, F 3 Responses Mar 18, 2010

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    19 Months 3 Weeks - February 2011 he went to the Dr. for pain in his lower abdoninal area. they sent him to get a colonoscopie. On Feb 25th they found a mass..on the 26th they...
    61larry 61larry 36-40 1 Response Mar 13, 2013

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    28 Years Of Marriage Ended By T-Cell Lymphoma Brain Tumor And Then Lymphoma Meningitis . - My husband was diagnosed with T-cell lympnoma on his skin 5 years ago. On November 27, 2...
    Lindamitchell Lindamitchell 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2013

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    The Loss Of My Soul Mate - I just lost my husband of seven years to cancer Feb 14th 2012.. I am 29 years old and my world is over!
    jennyntommyg jennyntommyg 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 17, 2012

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    The Love of My Life - I have lost the love of my life to brain cancer on November 6, 2008. I am so lost without him and do not want to go on. Life has no meaning anymore. He was...
    Brianslove Brianslove 51-55, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2009

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    I Miss Him So Much - My world as I knew it ended on June 24th 2012 when my husband Brian died of stomach cancer aged 39. He left me and our 2 kids aged 8 and 3 . We were together 2...
    Coggie2 Coggie2 36-40 5 Responses Sep 23, 2012

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    New Widow - I lost my husband of 25 years on 12/26/10.  He was my BEST FRIEND and am not sure how to go on.  We have three beautiful daughters who are so wonderful and thankfully...
    sjecm sjecm 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2011

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    I Lost The Love Of My Life To Cancer - I met my husband June 4th 2002 and we got married on January 10, 2005. We had a baby boy on september 7, 2005 and life was great. It was the...
    mayrarangel mayrarangel 26-30, F Nov 15, 2012

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    I Miss Him So Much - On April1st 2009, I lost the most wonderful man and the love of my life.  Troy was 44 years old and a loving father and the best husband a woman could...
    chrism35007 chrism35007 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 16, 2009

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    My husband was diagnosed with Hodgkin's Lymphoma on 13 September 2012. He lost his battle to the cancer in his body on 11 September 2013. We were planning to get married in 2014...
    cellophaned cellophaned 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 12

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    Cancer Took My Husband - 17 months now. It seems like yesterday, everyday. I have 4 beautiful children. My oldest is 24, she's great! Off on her own, but calls just to say hi to me...
    barriga1013 barriga1013 41-45 3 Responses Apr 14, 2009

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    Lost Without John - It's been 12 days since I lost my darling 37 year old husband, John, to brain cancer. It took John and I a long time to find each other, but we were...
    MissingJohn MissingJohn 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 18, 2009

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    Lost My Precious.....the Best Thing Ever Happened To Me ..., - I lost him on 6th December 2012....he had a tumor in his liver....can't believe he s gone .....it's killing me ...can...
    Bbfb Bbfb 22-25 8 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    MY TRUE LOVE GONE. - My husband was diagnosed with liver cancer this year January 27, 2013. It was the most hardest thing in my life. He was only 24 and I 21, together 3 years but...
    dalialilyana dalialilyana 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 18, 2013

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    I Lost The Love Of My Life To Stage 4 Lung Cancer We Found Out It February Of 2011 And He Pass Away July 14,2011 - 2011 ,he was only 51 years old .The pain sometimes is unbearable...
    Tammy1260 Tammy1260 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2013

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    I Hate Groundhog's Day - Funny story, about 7 years ago my husband and I were at his family's lake cabin. We were sitting around in the morning drinking coffee when one of the dogs...
    coffeemom73 coffeemom73 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    Here's My Story... - My Baby, my husband, my lover & my best friend David passed away on Friday November 21st 2008 after fighting a very brave battle aginst cancer. He was 39...
    alilly420 alilly420 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2009

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    The Day I Lost My Baby Dragon... - my husband was diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer last nov 2012..the tumor was successfully removed and had his radiation and medications..we...
    ysigh09 ysigh09 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 16, 2013

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    Lost And Alone In Illinois - My husband was diagnosed with cancer in April of this year and only lived 2 and a half months. His only symptoms were back pain . I miss him so badly...
    grandmaoffour grandmaoffour 51-55, F 3 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    I lost my 25 year old husband to cancer 2 years ago. I miss him so much but am in a new relationship. My partner knew my husband and was even at his funeral. He however gets...
    MissM1986 MissM1986 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    When Will This Pain Go Away? - JUST FOUND THIS SITE LAST NIGHT. MY WHOLE WORLD CRASHED  WHEN THE LORD CALLED MY HUBBY HOME OCT 17,2011. WE WERE TOGETHER 24  WONDERFUL YEARS,  HE...
    Dorothylee Dorothylee 61-65, F 3 Responses Nov 29, 2011

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    I Lost My Husband To Cancer - My Husband lost his battle with cancer in October, 2010. It seems like it was yesterday to me. When we found out he had cancer, he immediately started...
    ladys1958 ladys1958 51-55 3 Responses Oct 17, 2012

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