“I came home from work one night to find my dad's body. He'd suffered some type of medical problem (probably a stroke or heart attack - we never had an autopsy done) and was laying on the family room floor with his eyes and mouth open. He was already cold but I screamed for my mom to call 911 and did CPR anyway. When EMS arrived they pronounced him dead and called the mortuary.”

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