Author Archives: admin

Anna Mariea Rose Gay, 1933 – 2013

ANNA MARIEA ROSE GAY 1933-2013 Beloved wife and mother, Anna Mariea Rose Gay, returned to her heavenly home on May 25, 2013 after a valiant battle with ovarian cancer. Anna Mariea was born in Munich, Germany on December 18, 1933, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

A Gathering Today in Honor of our Mom!

Gathering in Honor of Mom: We are having a BBQ up Millcreek Canyon (Salt Lake City, Utah) in honor of Mom – TODAY. Where: The Terraces Campground (her favorite BBQ spot!) – just past Log Haven Restaurant. Time: 6 PM … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

May 25, 2013

Our beautiful Mom left this world at 12:41 AM this morning. Additional details will be provided soon regarding the services. Love you all with all of my heart. xo Jos

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Every Day is a Blessing

On Friday, May 10th, I spoke with Mom’s hospice nurse on the phone. She very gently told me that all signs are pointing in a direction we’ve most feared. From her symptoms, it looked like kidney failure. To hear that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Hospice for our Hero

On Thursday May 9th, we engaged with Hospice Care. The decision to do so was two-fold, 1) we needed the medical care to be in-home, 2) we needed a guide through what is Mom’s final chapter. The family had several … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Our Spectacular Mom

Hi family & friends, I’ve uploaded pictures that have been taken over the last few months. What a spectacular woman she is! If you have any photos to add, please email them to me: josiegay@comcast.net. xo

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Mom’s Adventures

Hi family & friends, Since February, my Mom has been on several adventures. In February, after the news of her treatments not working, her chemo oncologist told her to go and do whatever she wants, for as long as she … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Pictures & Video’s of Anna Mariea, Mom, Omi, Annemie, Annemusch, Tante Ann

Dear family & friends, Please please dig through your old photo albums and digital files and email me pictures of you with our warrior! Old, new, super old, vintage – any pictures you can find! If they are hard copy … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My Mom’s Prognosis

Who wants to write about the prognosis of their hero? Of the most amazing person you have ever known? Not me. I’m sure that is why I have avoided the blog for some time. When I drove my Mom to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

BRCA 1: Genetic Testing

What is genetic testing? Genetic testing is looking at specific genes that are known to increase a person’s lifetime chance of developing cancer. This involves taking a blood sample and examining the DNA to determine if there is a genetic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment