A Colorado father who welcomed his child woman on the identical day he misplaced his spouse is receiving assist from his Littleton group after a fundraiser was began on Fb. Frederick Connie’s spouse, Keyvonne, wasn’t as a consequence of give start till mid-January, however she began hemorrhaging at their residence on Nov. 30, he instructed KDVR.
“I’m like, ‘Are you OK?’ And I see blood in all places,” the brand new dad instructed the information outlet.
Medical doctors instructed Connie he had to decide on between saving his spouse and doubtlessly shedding their child, or saving the infant and doubtlessly shedding his spouse. He mentioned he did what he believes his spouse would’ve needed him to do, and elected for Keyvonne to bear an emergency C-section to save lots of their child.
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Angelique Keyvonne Connie, who was named after her mom and can be referred to as “Pooder” for brief, entered the world shortly earlier than her mom’s well being started to say no.
“Actually all of her insides simply went all around the mattress and the ground,” Connie instructed KDVR. “They tried [to save her] and her coronary heart couldn’t take it. She died earlier than they may even get her to the surgical procedure.”
The Connies’ child is predicted to spend a number of weeks within the hospital, and whereas the brand new dad is scuffling with each studying how to deal with his spouse’s sudden demise and look after a new child, members of the group have collected funds to assist him pay surprising prices.
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LeQuita Taylor, who owns Taylor Mortuary along with her husband Michael, has provided funeral and cremation providers to Connie for free of charge, she instructed KDVR. Taylor mentioned she felt moved to assist after her personal traumatic expertise giving start. A Fb fundraiser has additionally raised over $21,000 for the household.
“I’m financially not OK,” he instructed KDVR. “This debt is like piling up and I’ve to bury my spouse, my daughter coming into the world, it’s so excessive proper now.”