go to (one's) reward

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go to (one's) reward

To die. I was very sorry to hear that your grandfather went to his reward last night.
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go to one's (just) reward

Euph. to die. Let us pray for our departed sister, who has gone to her just reward. Bill: How's your grandma these days? Tom: She went to her reward last winter, may she rest in peace.
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go to your reward

die.
This euphemisistic expression is based on the idea that people receive their just deserts after death.
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When Ruble went to her reward, I figured there would never be a suitable replacement for her.