Dream about close family member dying signals aspects of yourself which you have kept hidden and buried away. You need to give new life to some relationship or situation that you previously thought was forgotten or dead. There is an issue that you are trying desperately to avoid. Your dream refers to your attempts to cover up your own character flaws and habits. You need to get rid of something in your life that is useless.
Close family member dying dream signals guilt or your unwillingness to forgive and forget. You are trying to avoid an issue, responsibility or situation that is causing you emotional pain. You do not let negativity phase you or bring your down. Your dream signals something awful. You are trying desperately to hold onto a relationship, to some old habits or to your former ways.
If you dreamt about close family member dying:
Often these energies cause communication breakdowns and,though rough around the edges perhaps, this can ultimately be an opportunity for understanding. It is likely that the breakdown or breakthrough will center around judgment of some kind, and you could be on the giving or receiving end. To help break through the narrow-mindedness, breathing exercises and running in particular are recommended.