A woman from Chicago gave her dead husband a bittersweet parting gift when she whispered her pregnancy to him at his wake, a daily reported.
Brian and Courtney had been planning to have a second child, so their toddler daughter, Reagan, would have a sibling.
But as destiny would have it, Brian was killed in a truck accident. The same say Courtney had taken a pregnancy test where the result was positive.
Two weeks later, when the family thought she was suffering a miscarriage, the family got yet another surprise.
They were told that Courtney was expecting triplets.
Her sister Amanda has set up a GoFundMe account to help the family with this 'spectacular and slightly scary news'.