Losing a child is unimaginable, but tragically, it’s a reality many parents face. There’s no guidebook on grief, no universal way that helps parents cope with such an unthinkable loss. But somehow, you have to find a way to keep going.
An Ohio mom named Kate Hudson and her fiancé, Chance Moore adored being parents to 2-year-old Eliza Adalynn. At just 10 months old, Eliza was diagnosed with an aggressive Rhabdoid tumor that tragically took her life on June 20th of this year. Prior to Eliza’s death, Kate and Chance shared countless videos of their adorable little girl. Eliza’s larger-than-life personality and contagious excitement became a shining light in the TikTok world, earning the account 6 million followers.
They shared the hilariously relatable,
@heyelizaThe drama continues
And the unfathomable battle that too many parents have to watch their children fight.
@heyelizaWalking for a cure!! ##cancersucks ##cure ##hearmeout ##fyp
The couple shared their experiences candidly, embracing every moment with their daughter while helping other struggling parents feel less alone. They detailed their challenges, their small successes, the world-shattering day they found out Eliza didn’t have much time left, and the unthinkable experience of saying goodbye.
To keep Eliza’s memory alive, the couple has repurposed their TikTok channel as a memorial of sorts. They continue sharing their favorite moments with their little girl, reliving their best days along with everyone who grew to love Eliza’s spunk and zest for life. Even after her tragically early death, Eliza continues to spread joy to millions of people around the world.
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