Our George was born with a little extra, trisomy 21 (down syndrome) and a complete AVSD heart condition. We knew our life would face some interesting challenges, what we got was a courageous fighter who gave us pure joy.
Our son Frederick (Freddy) passed away aged 16 days, on 8 June 2017. He was a perfectly healthy and happy little boy, unexpectedly contracting late onset GBS (a type of Group B streptococcus infection).
It is no secret that many marriages feel immense pressure and can even fall apart due to the death of a child. I can completely understand why. For my husband, Brandon, and I this really started when our third daughter Gabriella was diagnosed with a terminal genetic condition.