Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Community Forum > Aquaria Off-Topic
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 09-19-2005, 04:14 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 310
Why?

Today was one of the most heartbreaking moments of my life. One of my uncles who i've known all my life died today. I'm really really upset. He was so cool. He had to go to the hospital because he wasnt feeling well, he had diherrea. Then later today he fainted and had a massive heart attack and never recovered. He leaves behind a wife and two small children. The horrible wailing of his children after they heard the news is something i never want to experience again. Everyone was devastated. He was only 41 and he looked so young. I don't know what to do now. I feel so sad.. We think he knew awhile before he passed away. The morning he did die he printed out a list of people from his job and who to call and thier numbers. We also found out from his computers history that he looked up symptoms for heart problems. I don't know what to say except i'm really going to miss him .
__________________

__________________
Joey17 is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 05:52 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Posts: 743
Very sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers are with you.
__________________

__________________
Freedom is the sure possession of those alone who have the courage to defend it. -Pericles

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of Liberty -JFK
fishyrican is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 07:42 AM   #3
AA Team Emeritus
 
Devilishturtles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Frederick, Maryland
Posts: 8,544
Send a message via Yahoo to Devilishturtles
So sorry, Joey17. Best of thoughts to you.
__________________
-Lindsay

Live in the Western MD/West Virginia/DC Metro Area?
Join our very active regional forum Here

Like the advice someone just gave you? Add to their reputation! Click on the balance icon underneath their username and let them know.
Devilishturtles is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 10:24 AM   #4
AA Team Emeritus
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Bristol, Pa
Posts: 5,973
Send a message via AIM to lmw80 Send a message via MSN to lmw80 Send a message via Yahoo to lmw80
Joey17 I am so sorry to hear of your loss.

Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts.
__________________
-Lori
Join the Eastern PA/Greater Philadelphia Forum! Click here: http://www.aquariumadvice.com/groupcp.php?g=7825

Aquariums are like jello - there's always room for more.
lmw80 is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 10:44 AM   #5
AA Team Emeritus
 
austinsdad's Avatar


 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Accokeek, Maryland
Posts: 7,694
Wow Joey17! 41 years old. And the kids. Heartwrenching! Thoughts and prayers coming your way.

And if its worth anything at all, I believe that God doesn't put us through anything that we can't handle. Yeah, I know that may sound patronizing, but it is true.

Hang in there and be there for the kids as much as you can. It may bring you a sense of happiness and fulfilment at some point to know he'd be happy about that.
__________________
-Ray-

"Life may not be the party we hoped for but while we are here we might as well dance!"

austinsdad is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 02:15 PM   #6
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
severum mama's Avatar


 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: GA
Posts: 10,297
Joey, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your uncle. You will be in my thoughts.
severum mama is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 02:31 PM   #7
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Fluff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 11,423
Sorry for your loss.
__________________
~Cindy
Fluff is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 03:22 PM   #8
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
rich311k's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 12,189
Send a message via Yahoo to rich311k
I am so sorry for loss. You and your family will be in my prayers.
__________________
From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.
rich311k is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 03:22 PM   #9
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Illinois
Posts: 310
Thank you all. I really appreciate it.
__________________
Joey17 is offline  
Old 09-19-2005, 03:39 PM   #10
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Zagz's Avatar



POTM Champion
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Saskatchewan, Canada
Posts: 17,108
Send a message via MSN to Zagz
So very sorry for your loss, it is tragic when you lose someone so young!
__________________

__________________
AA Community Rules | AA TOS

-----------
Site Administrator
Zagz is offline  
Closed Thread

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off








» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:02 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.