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Old 01-09-2009, 09:38 AM   #1
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I logged in here this morning to post this, but after I saw that Angela lost her brother, I considered NOT posting this. but it's important.

my goddaughter lost her 5-year-old son on wednesday night. He passed away from heart failure in the hospital. he'd been a VERY premature baby, and had survived several surgeries since then. But he just couldn't get past this latest round.

he leaves 4 brothers, his parents, and a huge pile of relatives and friends. if you can spare a prayer for these folks, i'd really appreciate it - and so would they.
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Old 01-09-2009, 10:10 AM   #2
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This is a heartbreaking loss for these parents, they will be in my prayers.
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Old 01-09-2009, 10:21 AM   #3
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I can't even imagine how difficult it would be to loose a child.
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Old 01-09-2009, 11:07 AM   #4
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Sending you all much love and heart felt sympathy, Jiffy...I am so sorry.

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Old 01-09-2009, 11:21 AM   #5
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Old 01-09-2009, 12:08 PM   #6
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I'm so sorry. How heartbreaking.....
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Old 01-09-2009, 01:28 PM   #7
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Oh Jiffy

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Old 01-09-2009, 08:03 PM   #8
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I am so sorry... I know what it is like to lose a child....You all are in my prayers
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:37 PM   #9
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I will keep you all in my prayers. God bless you all.
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Old 01-09-2009, 08:39 PM   #10
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I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
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Old 01-09-2009, 09:12 PM   #11
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Jiffy, I am so sorry to hear that. That is heart breaking. I wil certainly keep your family and the parents in my prayers.

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Old 01-09-2009, 09:52 PM   #12
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Old 01-09-2009, 11:14 PM   #13
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This is so sad. Your family will be in my prayers tonight. *hug*
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Old 01-10-2009, 02:09 PM   #14
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Oh Jiffy........I can't imagine what it would be like for a mother or father to lose one of their children.......I just tears my heart up. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family and those little kids that have lost their bro.
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This is heartbraking. I am so sorry to hear this. My deepest condolences.

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