Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Farewell Mom

My mother passed away Sept 26, 2013. She was the last child of 21 children. Mom lost her battle with Dementia. She was a very strong lady. It is very bittersweet in a sense. I am relieved she is not suffering. She is at peace now. Mom was so confused for many years that she really was not herself. I had been grieving for 3 years because I was not able to share dollmaking or sewing with my mother.  I knew in my heart she would never be the same or act the way she use to act. I had a very creative mother. Mom was very sweet ...with a  fun loving personality that always lite up a room. Mom loved to sew. She taught me how to sew when I was 12.  Sewing has blessed my life for 46 years. She lived for 94 years so what a precious gift that I was given my God.  Rest in peace my dear mother....I love you!
Mom at 92




My mother Mildred this photo mom was 89



Mom 86 and I am 50


I am 18..... Mom is 54






6 comments:

  1. I am very sorry you have lost your Mother. It is a heartbreak we must all go through, but I know how you must miss her. You are in our thoughts and hearts and may God comfort you as only he can.

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  2. My mother passed away on the 18th of Sept. I share in your sadness.

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  3. My condolences to you and your family. Your Mother sounds like an awesome person, I would have loved to have known her. My Mother also taught me how to sew as a child, and for me those are precious forever moments. God bless.

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  4. How sad to have lost her but how wonderful for you to have such a wonderful mother and to have shared such a big part of a long happy life. Hugs to you.

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  5. She was blessed with a long life, Im sure you miss her nonetheless. My mom passed away in 2012 and she was only 59. It's been devistating :(

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  6. God Bless her and always remember that she will continue to live within the hearts and minds of those she touched… I am sorry for your loss because regardless of age it leaves a void.. She looks like she was a wonderful person...

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