Parent & Sibling Writings

July 2017

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

In Memory of Jaclyn Scarabino Maybe other parents who have lost a precious child go through this too? There is a certain point before her birthdate or anniversary of the day we lost our precious daughter when I begin to …

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June 2017

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

“My sister will die over and over again for the rest of my life. Grief is forever. It doesn’t go away; it becomes a part of you, step for step, breath for breath. I will never stop grieving Bailey because …

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May, 2017

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

Tom’s Mom, Janet Shavel writes:   As all of us grieve the loss of our children, somehow for me – perhaps others, the date of my son Tom’s birth is a difficult day.   My son would have been 45 on April 21st-I buried him on …

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April 2017

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

   My older son, Larry Marcus was killed in an auto accident at college on 4-14-83 at the age of 23 yrs. It happened a few months before he was to get his degree from the Univ. of Georgia. His …

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March 2017

Posted by: Amy Olshever | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

 I was introduced to a golden retriever close to my sons first anniversary. He was so comforting. I asked the owner where she got her dog and she gave me the breeder’s name. She had a waiting list and I …

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February, 2017

Posted by: DBDO | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

Martina Sternberg, PhD, NCC writes about her son Josh…. I wanted to write something in this newsletter to honor my son, Joshua, who died Jan 24, 2013 at the young age of 22.  I looked at the blank piece of …

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February, 2017

Posted by: DBDO | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

Martina Sternberg, PhD, NCC writes about her son Josh…. I wanted to write something in this newsletter to honor my son, Joshua, who died Jan 24, 2013 at the young age of 22.  I looked at the blank piece of …

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January, 2017

Posted by: DBDO | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

By Esther Bogin My son Heath is with me in my good and bad times, even though he died March 8, 2015.  The hole in my being (my heart, soul and life) is always with me in my good and …

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December, 2016

Posted by: Admin | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

COPE Parent Column – December 2016 Melissa Mascoli writes… Happy 35th birthday to our beautiful son Vincent. We miss you every single minute of every single day. All our love from your family and friends.   To share your thoughts about …

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November, 2016

Posted by: Stacey Careri | Categories: Parent & Sibling Writings

From COPE Parent Genie Salitra Belkin: On Oct 11 Sean P. Russo would have turned 45. Where have those years gone?  20 years have passed and I’m missing you so each day. You have left us with special memories of …

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