She also repeatedly coughed on the police officer.
She was scared her son who has heart conditions would get hurt.
The woman has reportedly deleted her social media in response to the backlash.
The family's funeral will take place on Monday.
"Pop was in and out of consciousness but you could tell he was happy to see him."
He is unable to walk, talk or eat and is tube-fed 24 hours a day.
Kleenex says staff are working overtime to combat the low stock.
Three other men are also before the courts.
"I think it's regrettable she made the comments."