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I Miss My Grandfather Who Passed Away

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    He, in a few simple words, was an amazing man. He never made promises he couldn't keep, he loved his country just as much as he loved his wife and children, and he could just walk into the room and light it up like the Fourth Of July. My grandad was wise, but knew that it was...
    Anniethinksyourebeautiful Anniethinksyourebeautiful 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 2, 2013

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    Dear Grandpa...

    This is a story of his last minute... When my grandpa passed away, it was the night before Chinese New Year, this Chinese New Year,  me and all my family went to pray at this vihara in the city my grandpa lived in. And when the last prayer was chanted, there's this phone...
    sequoi sequoi 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 21, 2009

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    I Miss Gramps

    It's been 10 year next month that my Grandpa passed away. He was the closest person I had on this earth until alzheimers took his life away from him. Him and my Grandma had 9 kids, back when it wasn't that odd to have a big family and try to support them all. I can remember...
    gramps339 gramps339 41-45 1 Response Sep 24, 2011

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    I Wish I Knew Him

    I never met either of my grandfathers. My mom moved out on him when she was of legal age - she never mentioned him and I don't know whatever happened to him. My Dad's father died before he met Mom and got married to her. I just know him as a grave in St. Joseph Cemetary. It's...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 1 Response May 2, 2013

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    June

    Since my parents and my other grandparents had already passed away, June 10th was a very hard day for me. My Grandpa just passed away from cancer. My grandpa was a very big part of my life. Every time I looked for approval and advice I went to him. I miss him a lot, but I do know...
    Cassie1991 Cassie1991 22-25, F Jul 22, 2013

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    Dad Passed

    I shared this back in February.  For those of you who missed it.  I thought it might help with the pain.  There are a lot of us out there who are feeling it. I'm feeling sad this evening. Tomorrow is the first anniversary of my father's death. It wasn't unexpected...
    BlondeTexan BlondeTexan 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 31, 2008

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    Missing My Grandfather Who Passed Away Today So I Wrote A Poem For Him

    you may be far away from me but your memory is sitting close to me I may not served you when you needed me but i shall be there with your widow just you were with me i still remember holding your hand & walking never imagined those hand will someday stop moving You have given lot...
    knightangels knightangels 18-21, M 2 Responses May 29, 2012

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    December.

    The year I was diagnosed with depression, my grandfather was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver. I remember constant hospital visits through out the fall and winter. He got a little better that summer. But in November his liver failed, my great grandmother had lung cancer too...
    KourtKourtVH KourtKourtVH 13-15, F Mar 13, 2013

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    Missing Grandpa

    This story is about my husband's grandfather. He just passed away, a month shy of his 96th birthday. He was in a nursing home, and he had lost his hearing, yet he was strong and happy. My husband has beautiful memories of his grandfather. He loved to make rice pudding for him...
    jiggstrixie92 jiggstrixie92 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 22, 2013

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    I Just Miss You

    It's a little long but please read my story. Grandad's been gone a month now. out of all my grandparents, I never thought he'd be the first to go. He died of an awful disease called amyloidosis. on December 23rd I got the worst news I had ever heard at that point in my life, it...
    calebgibbs calebgibbs 16-17, M May 2, 2013

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    Your Little Buddy Forever..

    I was 11 when I got the news, my grandfather, my best friend, was going in to have massive heart surgery. I was shaken. It did not sound good. They had to replace the main heart valve, drain his lungs and cut a sack around his heart off. He was in surgery for hours. It felt like...
    battlewounds battlewounds 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2013

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    Oliver

    I miss my Grandpa Smith. I loved him so much..... may he rest in peace. My other grandfather deserved to rot in Hell and I hope he is.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 9, 2012

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    Love Him. Miss Him.

    My grandfather was the healthiest person I knew! He ate onions like he would eat apples for goodness sakes! Unfortunately, life was a ***** to him and he got into an accident. He fell off a horse. I miss him so much and I love him even more.
    Maia000 Maia000 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2012

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    My Grandfather

    My grandfather was a great man who i miss dearly. Although he died back in 2002, he still impacts my life. When he was sick in the hospital with whatever he had, we still don't know for sure what he had initially but we know he died o sepsis, He told everything was going to be OK...
    Tinkerbell27 Tinkerbell27 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 19, 2009

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    Another Hug Is All I Need ...

    Another hug is all I need .. You left too soon .. You left me here .. Wishing for another chance and counting every tear .. You left too soon .. I never thought it'd end that fast .. I looked at your face that day .. But never though it'd be my last .. You left too soon .. And I...
    Hope1001 Hope1001 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2013

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    Died When I Was 17

    My grandad always made time for me when I was a child. I would have been lost if it weren't for him since my father died when I was a baby. My grandad was so kind and he had so many interesting stories to tell. I regret not giving him more of my time before he died. I was being a...
    bumblebeez bumblebeez 26-30 Apr 1, 2013

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    A Convo With You

    I thought about you again today grandpa. I miss your contagious laugh.I miss your stories about "the good old days". I miss how you would hug me when I came to visit and say, "Where have you been son? I missed you ". It makes me laugh when I remember how you would stop me from...
    RafaReu RafaReu 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 4, 2013

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    I came to visit today

    but you were not here. Will I ever get used to not having you around? Daddy Jack you would be proud I am continuing your research on our family tree. You would not believe the connections I have made and the interesting facts I have discovered. It is so interesting... Thank you...
    sapphire601 sapphire601 31-35, F Jan 24

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    Beatles Dedication

    I lost my grandfather to lung cancer about 2 years ago. I try to think positively, and believe he is in a better place. He suffered from a stroke around 6 years before his death, and was unable to walk or speak. I wrote this poem for my speech at his funeral. I was 12 at the...
    alykinze alykinze 18-21, F Jul 21, 2013

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    My Grampa❤

    My grampa- he was such an amazing man and always knew how to make me laugh. He used to take out his false teeth and scare me and chase me around my kitchen. Nothing I done good or bad I never let him down, he always supported me in everything I done and wanted to do. When I was...
    BarbiesAreFake BarbiesAreFake 18-21, F Apr 30, 2013

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    My Great Grandfather

    My grandfather Subramanian Ramasmy who passed away in february 27, 2011 was a strong man with great will power to do things.He brought me up in life even though he looked after my father and treated him as an infant even after my father got married and I was born.Grandpa was very...
    kumkiku kumkiku 26-30 Jun 17, 2012

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    It’s been 3 years since you’ve left I still

    can’t believe you’re really gone. Last night you came to me in my dreams, the same exact night you left this world with a smile on your face. Your face was serene, your smile’s still the same and I saw it in your eyes behind your glasses, you were still smiling. You didn...
    anonymouslyherenow anonymouslyherenow 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 24

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    Regret

    I still couldnt face myself. The day I didnt know that it would be the last day Ill ever see him again. It was 2010, on March possibly around 10-20. The fated day, where I was playing an online shooting game with my twin sister, only to be interrupted by my mother entering the...
    ZealInspireX ZealInspireX 13-15, F Nov 30, 2013

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    My Grand Father Late Sh. Babu Ram

    My grandfather passed away on January 5, 2013. He was admitted to Vidyasagar Institute of Mental Health, Neuro & Allied Sciences (VIMHANS), New Delhi, on May 04, 2011 after he suffered a brain stroke at home. After that , he is partially Paralyzed on the right side of the body...
    ashusisodiya ashusisodiya 18-21, M Feb 9, 2013

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    It'S Been A Year

    It's been a year now, and I thought I've gotten over it. However, I stumbled upon this group and I just cried when i read the title. I miss my grandpops, and I still do. I thought I stopped crying a few months before he passed away, but I'm still crying now. . .
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 22, 2013

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    Recent Loss

    My Grandpa was 79 years old when he died March 18th 2012, five months away from his 80th birthday. He underwent quintuple bypass surgery, he came thru just fine. Two weeks later he was still recovering in the hospital from insufficient kidney function, the dye from the angiogram...
    R1pp3r23 R1pp3r23 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 25, 2012

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    He died on December 18th

    and I still can't believe he's gone. I miss baking cakes and brownies and making breakfast with him. I miss seeing him and my grandma sitting out on the front porch. And now I only have one month to kick it with my Grandma before my aunt takes her to live with her. I can't...
    xoxShewillbeokay xoxShewillbeokay 18-21, F Mar 1

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    Things My Grandfather Said

    My paternal grandfather passed away long before I was born and my maternal grandfather died when I was four years old. Although I obviously didn’t get an opportunity to know either of them, I was blessed from my childhood through early adulthood with a number of male family...
    OverWritten OverWritten 46-50, M 6 Responses Nov 20, 2012

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    Still Missing Him

    My Grandfather was a strong man. A proud man. The type of man you would have seen standing tall for a picture in the old days. He came from Europe to Canada and found work as a furniture re-finisher while my grandmother sewed for a living. He couldn't speak English when he came...
    bassplayer bassplayer 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 27, 2008

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    Grandad

    my grandad died in may 2011. i never new my biological father, and my mum did not marry till i was 6 years old. for them 6 years my grandad was like my father because of this we had a special bond, so when he died 2 years ago it was a great pain and loss in my life. there are so...
    eg25797 eg25797 22-25 1 Response Feb 28, 2013

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    My Sweet Papa

    My grandfather was the sweetest man you would have ever have met. He gave everyone the benefit of the doubt. He was a character, a comedian, and a true family man. He was what ever human being should be. I lost my father at an early age and my papa has always been there for me...
    cancerishell cancerishell 26-30 3 Responses Apr 30, 2013

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    This Video

    This video made me cry uncontrollably. I may not have lost my father like her but I did loose who I believed to be my father. The guy I wanted to walk me down the isle when if I get married. This really hit a nerve because it made me think of what it will be like if not worse. I...
    battlewounds battlewounds 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 8, 2013

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    My Best Friend My Granny X

    Its been six months since I lost my dear granddad who was also my best friend I miss him so much he was such a massive part of my life ,he was the most generous man ever he just gave to others always putting himself last you could always go to him with a problem and he would...
    dafadil545 dafadil545 31-35, F May 24, 2013

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    8 years ago I lost someone

    who was very close to me .. And I'm still not used to it . Day by day it kinda hurts much more and by a look at his picture I just can't control my tears. But the worst is that I can exactly feel how my heart gets heavier ..
    gezem gezem 18-21, F Feb 12

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    I Lost My Grandfather When I Was 14

    Al though he wasn't kind to me, but he loved me so much. My grand father was the type of person who didn't like to show kindness but had so much love in his heart, and he showed love in action (but he didn't brag of them and would only do good deeds in secret) and not in words...
    Offing Offing 18-21, F Feb 6, 2013

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    I Miss My Grandpa

    I lost my Grandpa two years ago.  I can't believe it's been that long.  Sometimes I'll still think "I've got to tell Grandpa about that, he'll laugh," when I remember that he isn't there anymore.  I still have nightmares, too, of running and running to my Grandpa...
    OzarksUSA OzarksUSA 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2010

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    Grampie+Grandad

    Both my Grampie and my Granddad died when i was nine, one in September and one in December, on the 21st. When my Granddad was ill i didn't get to see him because he lived far away. I went to his funeral whilst all my friends were on a school trip. My Grampie i saw almost everyday...
    jennysheen2401 jennysheen2401 13-15 Mar 25, 2013

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    The First Man I Ever Loved!

      My grandma and grandpa raised me from a baby. The loss was terrible.   January 23, 2008. Three days before the one yr anniversary of my gmas death. My grandfather. My Father. My hero. My mentor. My...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 5 Responses May 4, 2009

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    A Great Man, Who Left Quite A Legacy

    I recently attended the funeral for my maternal grandfather, at a military burial ground in upstate NY. My grandfather served in the Navy during WWII, and fought bravely for many years. Since then, he has served not only as a father, and grandfather, but as a successful local...
    EPTodd EPTodd 31-35, M Jul 23, 2013

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    Grandpa I Miss You

    It is really sad because I study in another country... so i was not able to see my grandpa when he passed away in novemer last year. I really miss him and I feel like he hasn't died because i wasn't at home when that happened. And I regret so much now because i didn't get to see...
    xxxxxxxxxxlam xxxxxxxxxxlam 16-17 1 Response Feb 19, 2013

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    Guilt

    My Grandpa passed less than 24 hours ago. I got the news via text....which makes it seem unreal. I had the chance to go see him and say goodbye but I was so tired. I just finished up student teaching and working full time....that means 20 hour days. I rarely slept, ate, or took...
    Erkme45 Erkme45 22-25, F Mar 21, 2013

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    Hemmin And Hawin I Know I Know Better

    G.pa I am missing you tonight and wishing you could've fought a bit longer and managed a come back in the last round. Thinking about our time... apple picking... learning to drive a manual transmission... losing grandma... arguing over the "quality" of my cooking... shaving your...
    Ambitieuxetvicieux Ambitieuxetvicieux 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 7, 2012

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    I Miss My Grandpa <3

    I haven't seen my grandpa for nine year's he died when I was four he died of heart attact that's just so sad for me I wish he was still here with me sometimes I cry for him :'( its christmas & I'm feeling so sad cause my grandpa isn't here with us
    Dateenanger Dateenanger 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2012

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    This Video

    This video made me cry uncontrollably. I may not have lost my father like her but I did loose who I believed to be my father. The guy I wanted to walk me down the isle when if I get married. This really hit a nerve because it made me think of what it will be like if not worse. I...
    battlewounds battlewounds 18-21, F Feb 8, 2013

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    I Lost My Grandfather, I Lost My Everything

    he was a wonderful man, he died 3 years ago of cancer..he was my dad, mom, nrother and sister...and i still cant get over the fact that i didnt get a chance to say goodbye :(
    MiiMzZ MiiMzZ 22-25, F Oct 5, 2012

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    He.

    my grandfather passed away not long ago.. he was found out with small intestine cancer just a few months back and it was stage 4. it was discovered too slow, and everything suddenly came crashing, problems after problems. when i was young, he always took care of me. always buy...
    haizzzzz haizzzzz 16-17 Jul 22, 2013

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    Life After Loss

    I recently loss my grandfather last week, he was like a dad to me and played a huge part in life. Years and years of guidence and wisdom that really helped me over the years and now its all gone. I miss him very much and I miss the way he would always be there for me. Life feels...
    LostMessages LostMessages 26-30, M 4 Responses Feb 15, 2012

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    She passed away around 3 months ago now,i just turned 18 last month,my first birthday without her,the birthday by which i'm defined as an adult.I was abused by my father as a...
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    It was over 2 years ago when I got the call that my mother passed away; only 6 months before my wedding day and finding out I was pregnant with her first grandchild. The pain seems...
    mharleman mharleman 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    This is a story on how my world become undone. Sorry if it long. I met a guy name Nicky on a game call World of Warcraft. While some of you might say it was doom for failure, I...
    Angela0312 Angela0312 26-30 Apr 11

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    My boyfriend of 4 years just pass a way on sunday I miss him the days go on the more I miss him! He was the best father husband best friend I could of ever had I miss him so much I...
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    She died in February... And even though she was an addict... Even though we weren't on good terms... I miss her. I miss her so much. I miss the conversations we had... And how she...
    TubaAtheist TubaAtheist 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24