Posts Categorized: Love Stories

  • A Southern California Love Story: Tiffany & James

    Tiffany met her soul mate James online and knew immediately from the first date that they were meant to be. Tiffany was diagnosed previously of Leiomyosarcoma and after dating James for two years, the cancer returned. They enjoy each day to the fullest, unsure of the future. Tiffany’s lifelong dream is to marry the man… Read more »

  • A Northern California Love Story: Shannan and David

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    Shannan and David met through friends on March 30th, 2006 and there was an instant connection. Five days later they had their first date and two months after that David proposed. They married that same year, on October 27th 2006 and now have four wonderful children. The fight against cancer started in their family when their youngest son was diagnosed… Read more »

  • A Love Story: Anne and Jon, Wish Upon a Wedding’s 100th Wish!

    Anne and Jon are set to wed October 23rd, 2016 as the Chicago Chapter grants Wish Upon a Wedding’s 100th wish!  Wish Upon a Wedding and the Chicago Chapter is pleased to announce that the organization’s 100th wish will be granted on October 23rd right here in Chicago, and we are truly honored to witness the… Read more »

  • A Love Story: Tamara and Archie

    Tamara and Archie met through a friend at community college. Initially they were very shy, but the ice-breaker came through when Archie offered to drive Tamara to class. There were definite sparks and eventually they fell in love. During the 15 years of their relationship, life has definitely thrown major curve balls at them. At… Read more »

  • Mandy and Derek: A Love Story

    It all started with a smile. That’s why Mandy said she was drawn to Derek right off the bat. What kept her coming back? His heart: that he showed to her through his gift of music. Sounds like a simple, beautiful love story, but it is so much more. Mandy and Derek have endured challenges… Read more »

  • Debra and Charles Wedding Wish Granted in Las Vegas

    With sweeping views of the Las Vegas valley as their backdrop, a deserving couple got their wish to be married at last. Debray Ayala and Charles Trahan have been together for 25 years, but never formally tied the knot. Debra recently received news that her already-threatening breast cancer had accelerated to malignant neoplasm. After contacting… Read more »

  • Betty and Angel: A New York City Love Story

    “Angel has impacted my life in so many ways. He came in a time when I really needed an ‘angel.’ He has showed me how to love and what love is supposed to be,” Betty stated. Betty and Angel met on a brisk fall evening in 2006 through Betty’s best friend and Angel’s cousin. After… Read more »

  • Karen and Lonnie: A Love Story

    “The first time I saw her I remember saying to one of my friends that she was going to be my wife”.  – Lonnie Karen and Lonnie ran in the same social circles about 16 years ago when they first met, living in the same neighborhood. The two were close friends, Lonnie even taught Karen… Read more »

  • Kaitlyn and Marcus: A Love Story

    What are Kaitlyn and Marcus most excited about for their upcoming nuptials? Simply to “spend the rest of their lives together, to focus on just being with one another and having fun”.  – Kaitlyn Kaitlyn and Marcus have had a whirlwind of life experiences, like many couples of nine years,  however the ones they share are… Read more »

  • Andrea & Julio: A Love Story

    “…It was like we were destined to meet one another and fall in love.” – Andrea Andrea and Julio are a military couple from Florida, currently residing in Williamsburg, Virginia with their two beautiful children, Isabella and Gabriel. This couple is enduring something not every military couple has to, a cancer diagnosis. Andrea was first diagnosed… Read more »