https://www.holyredeemer.com/Main/TheDyingProcess.aspx

Eyes may be closed, or half open, glassy or tearing. If open, the eyes may appear to “look past you". ... This can appear days before death occurs. Then ...

https://guardianangelhospice.com/medical/the-last-few-days/

However, for the person who is dying, the commotion surrounding a .... But if they do drift back and open their eyes, it will be comforting to see .... If they live nearby, they might also appreciate some time with the body before it is taken away.

https://www.quora.com/Why-do-eyes-open-before-death

It has to do with the loss of muscle tone that occurs just prior to death. The eye area is controlled by several muscles. The orbicularis oculi is ...

https://www.dyingmatters.org/page/being-someone-when-they-die

Try to keep bright sunlight away from the dying person's face and eyes. ... speak even when awake, and will take rasping breaths through an open mouth. ... or sensing the dead person and knowing the exact time of death before they are ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/the-journey-towards-death-1132504

May 14, 2019 ... The dying process usually starts well before death actually occurs. Learn how to recognize the signs of approaching death from one month to ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2902109/

Open eyes at death may be interpreted as an indication that the deceased is .... McVeigh comment upon him becoming 'yellow' prior to death,[1] presumably ...

https://www.kchospice.org/family/caregiver-tips/when-death-nears/

A person nearing death may stop talking or responding and begin sleeping more and ... caused the death even if the patient had been given this same dose before without problems. ... Eyes are fixed and slightly open, with enlarged pupils.

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/dying-patients-study-reveals-brain-surge-in-final-moments-of-life/news-story/8a98ba1ee542f7fbe63aa90805cd8521

Jun 3, 2017 ... Suddenly — shockingly — he roused from his unconscious state, sat bolt upright, opened his eyes wide, and waved at something or someone ...

http://www.city-data.com/forum/grief-mourning/2001195-what-do-eyes-open-death-mean-3.html

My mom's eyes were open when she died but my dad's eyes were closed. ... eyes open and I've been distraught he woke up just before death ...

https://www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/Articles/U_Z/Understanding-the-dying-process

Shortly before death some people become restless, agitated and confused, ... Their eyes may also be open but the pupils will be large and fixed on one spot.