This is what the reality of losing your person feels like: navigating the entire world…limbless.
The silence is a constant reminder Mark is gone…and I’m alone.
Nothing prepares you for the emotions that come with losing your person.
Mark Schmorrow lost his battle with Adrenomyeloneuropathy on June 18, 2019. While he fought this disease passionately with every breath he took, he passed away at home with myself, his children and his pooch at his bedside.
While hospice care can feel like a death wish, it also provides many more services and supports that patients and their caregivers desperately need.