Good News: Graduation Fulfills Mom’s Dying Wish

Even though the ceremony only had one graduate and was done a few months too soon – it turned out that this graduation took place at the perfect moment.  17-year-old Ben’s mom was suffering through her last days of a 4-year battle with a rare blood cancer.  Her dying wish was to see Ben graduate.  When her condition took a turn for the worse, friends and family started making some phone calls.  Within hours, all the necessary school officials were in her hospital room, and Ben, in graduation cap and gown, received his diploma.  His mom died the next day.  Read this amazing story here, and say a prayer for Ben and his family and they continue to grieve the loss of his mother.