Mother of four lost her life on Christmas day, as she left her four children and her husband alone. And her grieving family received criticism from the internet.
The mother from Queensland, Australia, Ashley Stanik unexpectedly passed away as her children were dealing with the gifts they received for Christmas.
Ashley’s husband, Kane Stanik had shared that his wife wake up as she was not feeling good, on the morning of December 25. “We just kind of slept into about 8.30, then the kids had enough so they come in, woke me up. [Ashley] had a drink and that, I had a quick talk to her,” Kane said.
Then Ashley had stated that she will be resting, as she was feeling unwell. Kane was taping his children while they were opening their presents.
At the afternoon, he noticed that his wife was lying unresponsive. Kane stated that it was an horrendous experience, and he directly went into a shock state. He tried CPR until the ambulance arrived.
He then explained the situation to their children “I pulled them aside across the road and just let them know, had a cuddle and cry,” Kane said. “And you know, took them down to Maccas, and that just to get them away so that they didn’t have to see anything.”
Frances Edwards, mother of Ashley learned the news, as she was out of the country. She then rushed back home and be there with her son-in-law and grandchildren.
The old woman shared that she is struggling with the loss of her daughter’s unexpected passing.
Ashley was at the age of 33. Kane had stated that his wife was struggling with stomach issues, and she had an enlarged spleen.
“She said that she had like a cold for a bit rundown and was just excited about Christmas.” Frances said.
After the passing of Ashley, her family received terrible backlash due to Ashley’s passing. 15-year-old daughter of Kane had showed the terrible comments made about his family.
“We lived a bit of a [colorful] life before the kids, so we just cut our whole network off, family, kids. That was it.” Kane shared.
Kane also stated that they didn’t used anything at his wife’s death. “Money goes to our kids, we don’t do pokies, we don’t drink, we don’t do nothing. Kids, that’s it. That’s our life, mate.”
“Yeah bro, that’s all we can do, one step forward every day, mate, push on. Yeah.” Kane said, as he explained that the cause of death will be revealed on the coming weeks.
After his wife’s passing, a GoFundMe page was created for Kane and his family. Currently there is $9,692 donated, and the aim is $20,110.
The comments Kane and his family received are like these, “If she was a drug user and had a history of taking drugs 💊 then why would anyone care about her?”
“A terrible thing to have [happened]. The whole thing does seem a little suspicious though,”
“Why is her death a online topic and on this show. What you guys give them a five hundred buck cheque ? And yeah we only smoke ?.$50 packs of cigs 😂😂😂your show is cheap crap [sic],”
“This was so sad to watch, Christmas will never be the same, condolences to the whole family,”
“Happening so often now .not covid I wonder what else it could be [sic],”
“[Heartbreaking] especially when they can’t give you a reason why,”
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