Bride Given Away by Man Who Received Her Father’s Donated Heart

Aug 10, 2016 at 4:45 pm |

Her father’s heart beats within him

When Jeni Stepien was ready to walk down the aisle, she really wanted her father to be with her. Unfortunately, he died ten years before her wedding date. But she figured out an ingenious way to have a little piece of him with her on her special day. She sent a letter to a man she never met and asked him to take a huge role in her wedding even though he doesn’t know her, and he happily obliged. Here’s the whole heartwarming story about Jeni’s special wedding gift from beyond.

jeni stepien wedding with heart transplant recipient

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We’re so happy that Jeni could have a piece of her father at her wedding!

When Jeni Stepien asked the man who received her father’s heart during an organ transplant for a special favor, he happily obliged.