A family is torn apart after the death of their mother, as one sibling refuses to help with funeral plans or be named in the obituary. The man claims his mother was a bully who tormented him throughout his life, while his siblings remember her as a loving parent. The family feud has escalated, delaying the funeral and causing even more heartache. 😢💔👩👧👦
A Mother's Death: Mixed Emotions
Searching for a Reason
A Painful Childhood
Cruel Words from a Mother
Finding Refuge with Friends
A Life Away from Her
Relief in Her Passing
Siblings Want Involvement
Refusing to Contribute
A Demand for His Name's Removal
The Argument Continues
Sibling's Plea for Support
Fighting Delays the Funeral
Attempts to Draw Him In
Family Torn Apart by Funeral Feud 😢👩👧👦
The family is in turmoil as they struggle to come to terms with their mother's death and the conflicting emotions it has stirred. While the siblings remember their mother as a loving parent, one brother recalls a childhood filled with torment and cruelty. The ongoing argument has delayed the funeral, causing even more heartbreak for the family. As they try to convince him to participate, he remains adamant about staying away from the funeral and having his name removed from the obituary. Will the family find a way to heal? 💔👨👩👧👦
NTA for refusing involvement in abusive mother's funeral. Stand firm.
NTA, family pressuring OP to split funeral costs, not caring about OP's wishes or well-being. Financially motivated. 💰
NTA stands up to family, enjoys holidays with loving family 👍
NTA. Family feud erupts over mother's funeral arrangements 💥
NTA. Family invalidates OP's experience and expects perfection. 👍
NTA stands their ground and suggests a unique obituary 💀
Support for NTA comment, disagreement in replies with strong language 💬👍👎
Suggesting a savage obituary for abusive mother sparks agreement and warning
Celebrating a monster's demise: NTA sparks agreement and advice.
NTA takes the high road, suggests singing 'Ding Dong' 🎶
Stand your ground! 🙌 Respect your wishes and boundaries. NTA.
The commenter and a reply discuss the difficulty of siblings understanding the impact of a abusive mother, concluding with NTA.
Take a stand and set boundaries. Protect yourself and money. 💪
Cutting off toxic family? 👋🏻 NTA and keep your money.
NTA. Don't let them guilt you into paying for anything. 👍
Navigating grief and family dynamics: advice for the misunderstood NTA 🙏
Celebrate freedom from abuse, block toxic family and move on 📷🎉
Sarcastic NTA comment sparks no-reply discussion on funeral etiquette 😂
Setting boundaries is important for mental health. NTA.
Unapologetic NTA gets support for being true to themselves 👏
Defending against family pressure. NTA. 👏
Not the a**hole. Grieving siblings want homage from victim.
Unapologetic NTA declines mother's funeral, suggests champagne and fireworks 🍾🎆
NTA for refusing to pretend to mourn your abuser 👍
Commenter sympathizes with OP, calls out siblings for abuse. NTA 👍
Sibling betrayal and manipulation: Don't fall for it. NTA 👍
Get revenge by writing a bad obituary and give ultimatum 💥
Sibling conflict over funeral expenses, with a hint of inheritance.
Sibling shares experience of caregiving for abusive father, NTA.
Breaking the cycle of abuse can mean cutting off family 💔
Setting boundaries with family is tough, but NTA for prioritizing self-care 👍
Defending not attending mother's funeral. NTA 👌
NTA. Closure and boundaries are important for healing. 👏
Sibling drama: Stand your ground with NTA comment 💪
Respectful NTA comment on funeral planning for estranged mother 👆
Commenter supports OP's decision to not help with mother's funeral.
Sibling pressure to forgive mother is selfish, NTA stands firm 👊
No obligation to help with funeral. Send condolences instead. 🙏
Dark humor sparks no sympathy in comment section 😑
Sibling squabbles over funeral expenses, commenter supports OP's stance. 💰
NTA stands up to family drama at mother's funeral 👏
Standing up to abuse: One person's NTA verdict 👏
Sibling drama: NTA for refusing to help with mother's funeral 👏
Self-care and self-love advice for the NTA
Commenter suggests revenge in obituary, sparks controversy 💥
Commenter advises setting boundaries and showing compassion during family feud. 👍
Suggest a celebratory funeral to stop family feud 💃
Sibling drama over funeral expenses. NTA stands firm. 👍
Not the a**hole and a petty suggestion for revenge 😜
Cutting toxic family ties: NTA's decision to move on 👍
NTA for not helping with mother's funeral. Consider going NC 👋
NTA. A coworker's kids buried their abusive mom face down 👍
Setting boundaries with toxic family members. NTA stands firm 💪
Standing up to toxic family dynamics. NTA wins this round 💯
Don't stress about the obituary, focus on your well-being 😂
Sibling conflict over mother's funeral: commenter defends OP's stance.
Commenter defends man's decision not to help with mother's funeral
Sibling conflict over mother's funeral and mistreatment. NTA wins.
Dealing with the death of an abusive parent 😢
Redditor stands up for themselves in a difficult family situation 🙌
NTA: Commenter sympathizes with OP's decision not to help with funeral
Sibling guilt-trips over mother's funeral. NTA. Cut contact. 👍
Savage suggestion shuts down family's funeral drama. NTA wins.