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#1 mez70

Posted 21 July 2016 - 12:59 PM

Hi everyone,
Thank you for all your beautiful messages over the past months and the support on my posts when I have posted.

It is with extreme sadness that I inform you that despite undergoing the 6 weeks of radiation, Benjamin's cancer spread to his entire spinal cord. We then did 4 palliative and pain relief radiation sessions.

Sadly though on the 8th of July he had a stroke and commenced a series of seizures, and on Saturday July 9 at Very Special Kids he grew his angel wings and passed to a better place.

In the weeks leading up up to his passing he had spent time at VSK and once he came home he was in the best physical heath and and his pain was controlled to the best level as it had been in months so his final week at home was filled with love and interacting with his family. I still believe had it not been for the stroke he would still be with us as he was enjoying things again, eating and drinking and starting to do things again.

Fly free baby boy, Cancer did not beat you, though sadly your brain was simply to strong and itching to fight and fought itself instead.

Again Thank you. xxxx

#2 Bone Apple Tea

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:00 PM

I'm so sorry.

#3 wallofdodo

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:02 PM

I am very sorry too.

I am glad you have some good memories from close to the end.

Edited by wallofdodo, 21 July 2016 - 01:02 PM.


#4 Acidulous Osprey

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:04 PM

I am so sorry for your loss :(

#5 *Nasty*Squeekums*

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:04 PM

Im so sorry
:bighug:

#6 arc en ciel

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:05 PM

Love to you and Benjamin. I don't know you but a stranger is thinking of you all today xx.

#7 CallMeFeral

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:06 PM

Oh my, I'm so very very sorry.

#8 NunSoFeral

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:09 PM

Oh Mez.
My heart aches for you, and your family.
I am so very sorry.

#9 Mishu

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:09 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss.

#10 Mrs_Maker

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:12 PM

I'm so sorry, RIP <3

#11 rjflc69

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:15 PM

Mez

I am so very sorry to hear of Benjamin's passing.  Please know that I am thinking of you and your family.

#12 MarciaB

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:15 PM

My heart aches for you and your family.

I am so sorry to read of the passing of your little Benjamin.  May he watch over you closely forever.

Take care of yourself

#13 Lees75

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:17 PM

So sorry for your loss. Xx

#14 archyandmehitabel

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:19 PM

I am so sorry to read your sad news.

EFS

Edited by archyandmehitabel, 21 July 2016 - 01:19 PM.


#15 literally nobody

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:19 PM

I'm so so sorry, love to you all xo

#16 Anon wife

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:19 PM

I am so very sorry. Will be thinking of you in the days & weeks ahead.

#17 Loore

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:21 PM

I'm so very sorry Mez.  Your family has been in my thoughts a lot lately.

#18 mumofsky

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:24 PM

So so sorry. xxx

#19 Mumtotwo13

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:25 PM

My thoughts are with you and your family at this sad time.

#20 bubbatime

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:27 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss.  Rest in Peace Benjamin.

#21 Fossy

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:28 PM

So sorry for the loss of your dear Benjamin. Thinking of you and your family x

#22 Gegemite

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:28 PM

I am so sorry x

#23 twin2

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:29 PM

Im so sorry to hear this i am thinking of you and your family

#24 Serapod

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:31 PM

I am so so sorry for your loss. I can't even.

#25 redjeanz

Posted 21 July 2016 - 01:32 PM

Rest in peace dear boy.  Very sorry for your loss.


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