Bittersweet Mother's Day for LI woman

For a New Hyde Park woman, Mother?s Day was bittersweet, but a blessing she received last week is helping her cope. Shiby Trigy says her son, Shibu, is a wonderful gift who arrived when she needed him

News 12 Staff

May 11, 2009, 2:17 PM

Updated 5,553 days ago

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For a New Hyde Park woman, Mother?s Day was bittersweet, but a blessing she received last week is helping her cope.
Shiby Trigy says her son, Shibu, is a wonderful gift who arrived when she needed him most after her brother drowned a month ago.
?I actually lost my brother a month ago. So ? that's why we named [the baby] after [my brother],? says Trigy. ?He's very precious to us because he's been the one that my parents are coping with this, all because of him - and we are too. So it's very special.?
Shibu, who was born May 8, spent Mother's Day with his parents and grandparents at North Shore-LIJ and is expected to leave the hospital Monday.


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