Wishes Granted

A Wild Hog Hunt

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(May 25, 2014) – It’s not too often that Forever Young gets a request to hunt wild game. The wish-request came from 74-year-old Ronald Prairie, a U.S. Marine veteran who was recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of stage 4 … Read More »

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WWII Veteran Receives Belgium Medal of Honor on 93rd Birthday

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Former WWII Gunner Returns for a Final B-17 Flight

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World War II pilot, Hulan Roberts,  thought his B-17 flying days were over, after flying 32 missions in Germany.  He left the Army Air Corps in 1944 and, like many, moved forward with his life and put the war behind … Read More »

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A Trip to Normandy

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Thirteen WWII Veterans Return to Normandy, France to remember their fallen comrades and find closure from the war. Read More »

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Navy Veteran Completes ‘First Pitch Trifecta’

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Don Ballard threw out the first pitch for the St. Louis Cardinals. The 95-year-old WWII veteran played for the 1939 Johnson City Cardinals before the war. Read More »

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A Letter from a Daughter

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Elizabeth Drewry Responds to her Father’s ‘Trip of a Lifetime’ My emotional highlight of Forever Young’s April 2011 trip to Washington DC for World War II veterans was watching my Dad salute his fallen comrades as a bugler played Taps. … Read More »

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USS Utah Survivor Returns To Pearl Harbor

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Robert Swift, a USS Utah survivor returns to Pearl Harbor to be reunited with his ship and fallen comrades. Forever Young helped make this wish possible. Read More »

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Perfect Date

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Having been paralyzed on her right side since birth, Marge, 79, has become a strong woman. “I have always enjoyed people older and younger than me, but I’ve never really clicked with people my own age. I think it’s because … Read More »

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A Moment With Joel Olsteen

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What does an 86 year old receive for her birthday that thrills her beyond words? Eva Skelton, a retired factory worker from Holly Springs, Mississippi received tickets to the Joel Osteen worship service from her daughter, Susan Graves, which was … Read More »

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