“Grief sucks. It’s difficult & different for everyone but something we all have to go through.
“One thing I know for sure is that the world keeps turning with or without us and time still passes.
“Dad always used to say to me, ‘Don’t let the b*****ds grind you down’.
“He always said to keep on going because better times were coming,” she went on to add.
Gemma went on to admit: “I learnt to live with my new circumstance and way of life without dad in it.
“I’ve still not accepted it 100 per cent and I question daily why a loving, present and caring dad would be taken over one that couldn’t care less for his family, but I guess that’s just life.”