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A friends granny is about to pass... and i want to help her...

My friends granny is 92 and she has days to live. She of course is very sad about this. Besides being there for her to talk to i want to help in some way. I plan to take a few dinners over and have one or two of her kids over but what else would you suggest? I have only known he since Sept but we just cliicked and our 4 yr olds goto preschool together and we have other kids that get along great!

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rebeccadac

Asked by rebeccadac at 2:12 PM on Jan. 31, 2011 in Relationships

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  • Bringing food is a great thing to do. See if there are any errands that need to be taken care of, or any chores around the house. Even something as simple as taking out the trash can help. If there are any pets, you might be able to care for them.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 2:14 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • i think you're doing a whole lot as it is but if you really wanna get into it even more, household chores are probably gonna be the last thing on her mind. like dishes and laundry or just makin sure she gets a long bath in. idk how close you are but i think it'd be really helpful
    Mrs.L.Mita

    Answer by Mrs.L.Mita at 2:15 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • bringing food is so nice, maybe ask if you can take their kids for a while & give them some alone time
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 2:15 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • Just make sure she knows you are there for whatever might come up as a result of her grandma passing, talking about a lost love one is great therapy for anyone.
    older

    Answer by older at 2:18 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • Of course a card, maybe some flowers. Food is a fantastic idea. Maybe the kids to make a craft or something nice.
    parajumper3

    Answer by parajumper3 at 2:31 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • bringing foods,flowers and cards are great and a prayer also wil lift her up
    neng999

    Answer by neng999 at 4:11 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

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