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ArtLung posts tagged with “death” ·


  • What Has ArtLung Been Doing?
    What have I been doing? I’ve been taking photos with Instagram. It’s iPhone only. I want it for my kids on their Android phones. I’ve been working with I’m using jQuery Mobile and the jQuery tmpl library and Underscore.js and Backbone.js. I’ve been reading JavaScript Web Applications from O’Reilly. I now understand why and how…

  • Jean Crawford Obituary
    Jean (McCrainor) Crawford, 90, of San Diego, beloved Mom and Grandma, passed away in her sleep in her Clairemont home on April 26, 2011. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska on September 20, 1920. She was the youngest of three daughters born to William and Emily McCrainor. Her father died when she was 3 and…

  • Medication Board for Grandma
    In my Grandma’s last weeks, keeping track of her medications grew more complicated. She was unable to swallow some meds, and at other times refused them. Bedridden, her needs would change. This board was an effort to keep everything straight for all us caregivers. Also: San Diego Hospice was great.
  • Enough with the death, please.
    On the day before yesterday, my grandmother, Jean (McCrainor) Crawford died peacefully at home. That makes my Grandma, Mom, and Grandpa all in the last two years. You can read a bit more about my Grandma in Leah’s post Grandma This Morning. You can read about my Mom in a lot of places, especially her…
  • K-R Grief Observation
    In Wikipedia, about the Kübler-Ross model, it’s said of the “5 stages of grief (denial, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance)” this (the emphasis is mine): Kübler-Ross claimed these steps do not necessarily come in the order noted above, nor are all steps experienced by all patients, though she stated a person will always experience at least…
  • Ze Frank seeking experiences with death in the digital age
    He says: if you have had someone close to you pass away in the last few years, i would really like to hear about your experiences related to the web. This can be anything from trying to find a funeral home or caskets, to trying to create a memorial site, or dealing with a remnant…

  • Joseph James Crawford
    My grandfather turned 91 last week. Born 4 September, 1918. He was quite an interesting fellow. He joined the Navy in the 1930s and saw the world. He was a Chief in the Navy and as a navigator helped guide ships including the USS Intrepid during World War II. He had a long career in…