Natalie has had to endure the pain of losing
As well as going through the heartache of finding out her baby had a life-limiting disease, Natalie also endured the pain of losing her mum.
Rosemary Howieson, who stayed in Castlemilk all her life, was just 49 when she died in her sleep on November 7.
Natalie was actually out celebrating her 30th birthday with friends the night her mum died.
When she didn’t hear from her mum the next day, she became suspicious.
Rosemary was later found to have passed away during the night.
Natalie said:“It’s been the year from hell.
“Mum just went to bed and never woke up. She had cardiac enlargement, her heart was just too big.
“She died peacefully, asleep in her bed, which I suppose is the best way to go. That’s certainly how I’d like to go.
“She suffered from depression and anxiety.
“She was in remission from breast cancer but I think that knocked her for six for a couple of years.
“In two and half years she hadn’t left the house, so I can’t imagine that would have helped her heart.”
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