I Lost My Wife To Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    Too Soon, Too Fast

    Eighteen months have passed, and I cannot remember a lot. We had a good marriage, a shared life. Not perfect, not storybook, but better than I could have hoped for, or ever realized in time. We had the best/worst last year together. I wont denigrate her courage by saying we...
    Lucysguy Lucysguy
    51-55
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2013

    Today is Christmas and all I can think of is

    life without my wife. I lost her to breast cancer in November of 2013. She was 43 years old and me and her spent everyday together since she was 16 and I 18, a perfect fit! We have 4 kids. I know I need to be strong for them but am struggling with giving a crap about anything. I...
    missualready missualready
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 25, 2013

    I Lost The Most Wonderful, Beautiful, Loving Woman I Ever Knew

    My wife was the best friend I ever had! We had such an intimate relationship! I absolutely cherished everything about her! She was my confidant, partnet, the beauty that my eyes were blessed to behold for such a short time! Not near as much time as a lot of people who knew her...
    swervirv1 swervirv1
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2011

    I lost my wife to breast cancer Mothers Day

    weekend 2013. She had been battling for 5 years ..she was 43 when she passed away leaving me with a 7 year old daughter who only knows women get sick. I have since remarried as I had time to prepare (she had a seizure March 16,2012) as we knew that she was terminal...My new...
    bigbryman bigbryman
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jul 28, 2014

    I lost my wife to cancer

    I met Rebecca on 11/17/01 she was 33 and i was 29. it was at a club in chicago called The Beat Kitchen. i was introduced to her through friends. i knew the very second i saw her she was the one. as i stood there trying to think of how i was going to approach her. she started...
    kevinfive kevinfive
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Sep 19, 2012

    I Lost My Wife To Colon Cancer

    I just got through reading all the posts about other men who have lost their wifes to cancer and my heart goes out to all of them ! My heart also goes out to my older brother who has helped me so much with the loss of my wife to colon cancer and now he and his wife are fighting...
    lifedrawing lifedrawing
    61-65, M
    6 Responses Oct 30, 2013

    I Lost My Wife To Cancer

    I was with my wife for 14 years she was my would but on the 1/6/12 the day after my birthday she was gone forever ... Annie was only 53 years old I am 46 she was not sick we did not even know she had it. Until her arm puffed up and she went to the doctor at the hospital and was...
    Cain66 Cain66
    41-45
    1 Response Dec 12, 2012
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