My mother was a wonderful person who loved us unconditionally. She was a stay at home mom our whole lives and raised five kids. She was smart and had a quirky sense of humor. She struggled with alcoholism as long as I remember and depression towards the end. Unfortunately, no matter how hard we fought and begged her to quit drinking, she lost her battle with alcoholism on Mother's Day 2018. While in liver failure, she tripped and fell one night and hit her head...while intoxicated. She fell asleep that night and never woke back up. We all miss her like crazy.