Duggars Memorial – The Duggars family is having a memorial service for Michelle’s miscarried daughter. It’s been a very difficult week for the parents and their 19 children. On Wednesday the 45-year-old mother of 19 will hold a memorial service for her 20th child, a daughter they named Jubilee Shalom.
During a routine doctors appointment on Thursday, the couple was was told that their baby no longer had a heartbeat.
Her doctor sent Michelle home to rest and wait for the miscarriage to occur naturally. On Sunday night she had the miscarriage and was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure.
Friends and family members are welcome to attend the memorial service on Wednesday. The Duggar’s already had a private service at their home on Sunday according to People.
“We would like to thank everyone for their prayers, emails and outpouring of love,” Jim Bob wrote in a letter he shared with the magazine. “As our whole family is grieving, we also know that God promises to work all things for good in our lives. Our prayer is that Jubilee’s passing will help us all realize that this life is short, and our relationship with Jesus is the most important thing. He gives us a peace in our hearts as He guides us through whatever we might face.”
The Duggar family consist of Jim Bob and Michelle who are the parent’s of Joshua, 23 (who is married with two young children); twins Jana and John-David, 21; Jill, 20; Jessa, 19; Jinger, 17; Joseph, 16; Josiah, 15; Joy-Anna, 14; twins Jedidiah and Jeremiah, 12; Jason, 11; James, 10; Justin, 8; Jackson, 7; Johanna, 6; Jennifer, 4; Jordyn, 3, and Josie, 2.