Help bring my mother home

So I've decided to set this up because I cannot bring my mothers cremains home by myself. She passed away on June 15th, 2019, at Santa Rosa Memorial hospital at 9:55am, surrounded by myself, Tyler, and her loving partner Steve Taylor. She was then able to donate some things that will hopefully help other people do things like heal from burns, or possibly see again.  And so began the trouble, nobody really wanted to handle anything once she passed, either because they were legally not in a position to be able to,or because they were not in an emotional or financially stable place to do so. So here we are now, my mother was always a kind person, and she raised me to see the good in things. I've been having a hard time with that since she passed, and especially so because she was left unattended after her death, by herself at the hospital until someone, called a mortuary in Lowerlake to pick her up. The mortuary being so far from the place of her passing, racked up quite a transportation fee. She was then  creamated  at Jones and Lewis mortuary in Lowerlake, and being a new mother, with no income, as well as the youngest surviving family member she had (excepting her new grandson Kade), I have no way to pay the entire 1,995$ that they require for me to be able to bring her home. I've brought it up to her other family members, who don't feel financially stable enough to help at this time either. So I'm asking for help, because I really need my mother with me, I know it's not the same and it never will be, but I need her close to her grandson. Please share this, or anything you can spare to donate would be an extremely big help to me. Thank you for taking the time to read this, and even if you choose to do nothing, remember to be kind to eachother.


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Organizer and beneficiary

Brendelyn Pelzel 
Lakeport, CA
Stephen Tyler Riewerts 
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