By Kim Ureno
My mother died when I was 29. She wasn’t sick, and while it was sudden it also wasn’t a huge surprise that she died. She just never woke up one day.
Saying goodbye to my mom was hard, but I had already said goodbye to her multiple times in my life.
Kim Ureno is a Health Educator at Jewish Community Services.
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