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It began with me looking for my mother

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Hopespringseternal Report 3 May 2015 20:29

I just want to thank genes reunited and everyone working for them with them and connected to them for all their hard work sadly i discovered today that my mother died on the 20th of november 1997 i wish that i had got to meet her,and am extremely saddened that i did not however i have discovered that i have three sisters and one brother in the uk and have through email communicated with my brother in law and two of my sisters and i look forward to meeting my other sister and my brother via email and my entire immediate family face to face soon.four days ago i thought i was alone and that i would be alone i have a family.

thanks genes reunited. :-) :-D

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Community Manager Advisor Report 7 May 2015 11:40

Thank you for posting this message.

So sorry to hear about your mother, but lovely that you have now found other family members.

I hope that moving forward, everything works out just as you would want and I am sure that it will !

Thank you again for sharing