Gloria Foster - did the poor woman not have any family?

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It said she had no children. Perhaps her other relatives were older and had died. She had a friend and guardian but sadly she didn't seem to check on her often but it was she who raised the alarm on day 9. Poor poor woman.

PostBellumBugsy Thu 07-Feb-13 12:35:55

Was thinking about poor Gloria Foster who died after no one came to help her for 9 days.

I know that she was supposed to be having help come 4 times a day from an agency - but did she not have any relatives at all?

It is beyond awful that someone so dependent on external help should be basically left to starve to death - but the real tragedy for me, is that she had no family or friends that even just phoned her to see if she was ok for all that time.

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