jeniWalking down the aisle with her father is every girl’s dream, however Jeni Stepien’s father was murdered 10 years ago.

After Jeni’s father was killed in a robbery In 2006, his mother decided to donate his organs. Her father’s heart was given to a man named Arthur Thomas, who had been waiting 16 years for a donor.

At the time of Jeni’s wedding, she wrote a letter to Arthur asking if he would walk her down the aisle. As Thomas got a go-ahead from his daughter, he packed his bags to meet Jeni. He flew all the way from New Jersey to meet the family and walked Jeni down the aisle to the man of her dreams.