DH dying-need prayers - page 19

I've posted before about my husband being terminally ill and complications that have come up, but this is the worst it has every been. Currently in ICU with ARDS and sepsis, placed on dialysis... Read More

  1. by   Messink
    I'm so sorry. This news makes me so sad that I don't know what to say.

    Joey, you and your daughter will continue to be in my thoughts for the rest of my life.
    May God continue to give you comfort.

    Bye, Michiel Messink
  2. by   Annor
    Quote from nursejoey05
    Well...as of 6:33am, it is all over. But listen to all that God was able to give me...
    1. I was there. They called at 11:30pm last night and told me to come quick. So I had all night to sit on his bed and comfort him.
    2. It was peaceful. I believe he went to Heaven. There was absolutely no sense of evil at all in the room.
    3. I didn't have to make a decision about the vent--his heart stopped.
    4. I didn't have to second guess myself about the CPR part. His HR and Sat just kept getting lower so I know that the risk of brain damage would have been immense if they had tried to revive him.
    I can't believe it's over. He has been such a fighter and almost super human for a long time. Thank you so much for your support and prayers.
    Dear Nurse Joey

    My heart is crying for all you have been through...
    Please know I am thinking of you and your dd
    Stay strong...
  3. by   Stitchie
    Joey,

    My heart goes out to you. I'm so sorry for your loss.

    There aren't any words, I'm just so sorry for your daughter and you.
  4. by   mc3
    I am so very, very sorry for all that you and your dtr have endured. I am a hospice nurse also, and I am always honored when someone invites me into their lives. Thank you.
    Take care, my friend, there are many of us that love you and will be for you whenever you need us.
  5. by   lcbradley
    Nursejoey, I don't even know you, yet I admire you for your strength and your love for your family. You are truly a special person, and I can tell that through the sincerity of your words throughout this thread. As your husband rests peacefully now in the arms of our dear Lord and you have done all and more that a loving wife should do, live proudly knowing this and knowing that you will see your husband again. :kiss

    lcbradley
  6. by   LoriAlabamaRN
    Oh, no....

    Joey... I am so desperately sorry. I have kept and will continue to keep you in my prayers. There is some comfort in knowing that by God's grace you were able to be there, and see the peace that accompanied the transition.

    You will see him again.
  7. by   MrsWampthang
    God bless you Joey, and your sweet daughter too. You're in my prayers. Comfort and peace to you in this hour of your sorrow.

    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Pam
  8. by   tencat
    Oh, Joey......There are no words I can say to help, but know that you and your daughter are in my prayers. Bless you. Keep talking to us if you need to. We might not know you in person, but we still offer you our friendship and support. Dan left you a great legacy......your daughter. Cherish her.
  9. by   chadash
    Safely Home

    I am home in Heaven, dear ones;
    Oh, so happy and bright!
    There is perfect joy and beauty
    In this everlasting light.
    All the pain and grief is over,
    Every restless tossing passed;
    I am now in peace forever,
    Safely home in heaven at last.


    Author Unknown
  10. by   nursemary9
    NurseJoey,

    I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family remain in my prayers.
    Your strength is amazing. I admire you so much. I hope you will keep talking to us.
    Mary Ann
  11. by   DDRN4me
    NurseJoey,
    Please accept my deepest sympathy and continuing prayres for you and your dd. Dan is at peace at last, after such a hard fight. May our Good Lord Bless and keep you. please stay in touch.
    Peace, mary
  12. by   Bambi
    ((((Nursejoey))))! I am so sorry for your loss and will pray for comfort and hope to cover you and your daughter and other love one's during this time of great loss.
  13. by   Katnip
    I'm very sorry for your loss. May you find peace.

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