Ferdousi (Rina) Jamir Gramling, 42, died on April 4, less than 10 months after being diagnosed with cancer. As with everything in her life, Rina applied all her courage and strength to fight this battle against cancer. She passed away at Beaumont Hospital in Troy, Mich., surrounded by her mother, father, sister and devoted loved ones.
In the Muslim tradition, prayer and funeral services were held within 24 hours of her death. It was a beautiful, sunny day and local family and friends gathered to pray for Rina and bid farewell to one of the most beautiful souls that we will ever know. Rina was laid to rest at White Chapel Memorial Cemetery in Troy, Mich.
Complete obituary is in the April 18, 2012 issue of The Platteville Journal.