Mother With Terminal Cancer Has Dying Wish Granted

September 25, 2014

A mother recently diagnosed with terminal liver cancer has been granted her final dying wish. Tricia Somers, 45, was diagnosed with liver cancer last year. This past March, she found out it was terminal.

mom dying wish nurse takes her son
ABC News

The single mother's biggest concern was for her 8-year-old son Wesley. Somers said there was no one left in her family to care for him when she died. That's when she befriended a nurse at her cancer center named Tricia Seaman. The long-time nurse told ABC News she and Somers became close during her treatments at the hospital.

Then one day, Somers asked one question.

"Frantically, I said to Tricia, 'If I die can you take my son? Can you care for my son?' I pretty much floored her because no one had asked her to take their child. I figured she thinks I am crazy, but I knew that is what I wanted," Somers told WHTM-TV.

"I think my jaw just kind of dropped to the floor. I truly was speechless," Seaman said.

What Somers didn't know is that the Seaman family was already in the process of trying to adopt a son. Tricia told her husband about the request and he replied, "we need to do something to help this lady."

"He's a very smart little boy. We want to see him get an education and be successful and know that he's not alone," Seaman said. "He has a family. He's not going to be all by himself."

Source: ABC News

Like us on Facebook!

Click Here For The Most Popular On Sunny Skyz

feel good videoMama Ferret Really Wants Her Human To See Her Babies

feel good storiesWendy's Got Into A Hilarious Sign Battle With Pure Water

feel good stories25 Funny Married Life Memes

feel good storiesDad Stands Over His Daughter During A Public Meltdown. This Is Why He Didn't Stop Her

feel good stories15 Cat Pictures Guaranteed To Make Your Day

feel good storiesLittle Girl Thinks Bride Is Real-Life Princess From Her Favorite Book

feel good videoMama Ferret Really Wants Her Human To See Her Babies

feel good videoDisabled Former Marine Sees His Grandson In Uniform For The First Time

feel good videoThis Gorilla Dancing In A Bathtub To 'Maniac' Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

feel good videoDad Tries To Eat Surstromming - The Stinkiest Food In The World. This Is Hilarious!

feel good videoThree Men Rescue A Bear Who Had Its Head Stuck In A Bucket For Days

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!