Kid honors dead dad by turning his ashes into a pet rock with 1M fans


Her dad’s ashes had been turned into rocks, so she rolled with it.

A girl has touched the hearts — and humorous bones — of greater than 1 million TikTok customers after sharing her emotional response to studying that the cremated stays of her late father had been pressed into a number of memento stones.

So she did the one really great point one might do with her rock: she gave it googly eyes.

Prefacing that her household was “still trying to recover from” her father’s passing this previous December — and that she’d been “waiting” a very long time to get the ashes — she continued for the reveal: “They made my dad into f - - king rocks! Solidified remains.”

“That is my dad and they made him into rocks! … What the f - - k?” she concluded one among a collection of movies — with an expression studying someplace between laughing and crying.

Her dismayed response led some viewers to consider she could be upset by the sedimentary sentiment.
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Glib however well-meaning rock-related puns amassed within the feedback part (“Your dad really rocks!”), however one gag stood out.

“I’m thinking googly eyes? Pet dad,” wrote one viewer.

The bereaved TikToker, @mountaindewessance, soon followed up to say she was since actively purchasing for the instructed crafts on-line.

One viewer impressed the grieving TikToker to dress up her dad’s stone stays.
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The outcomes had been each cathartic and hilarious. After a interval of anticipation whereas ready for her rock — and his eyeballs — to reach, she finally debuted her father’s mineral legacy.

In the newest video, the rock — carrying an outsized pair of googly eyes and a tiny sombrero studying “Viva La Fiesta” — was proven gliding into the body to the sheer delight of her earnest followers.

“I’m glad you’re embracing this. It seemed like yours were mad at your mom but this is a really sweet way to remember someone,” one mentioned.

The creator insisted she was “not mad at all” and cherished her mother’s sentiment.

Another assured the grieving TikToker, “If your dad was the typical dad-joke loving dad, he’s 100% on board with this.”