Virgil Lewis Jr.
Dec. 25, 1954-Mar.28, 2010
My dad, Virgil, had a hemorrhagic stroke on Jan. 16, 2010, which caused bleeding on the brain near the brain stem. The saddest and most heartbreaking knowledge for me to handle is that dad could of prevented his stroke, but like most people, my dad thought that it would never happen to him. Dad had CHF (congestive heart failure) and he was an insulin dependent diabetic. Dad refused to take care of his diabetes and as a result his veins became hard an
my name is angel and on jan. 16,2010 my dad who is 55 yrs old, had a hemorrhagic stroke. i will never forget that day ever. when we got to hospital they told us (my family) that dad had had a stroke but that was about all they could tell us at that point. we were all so very scared my dad is our bestfriend. it was just devastating seeing our dad with a tube down his throat and hooked to all these machines. then they told us that we had to send him to another hospital because they were better equ