Bride Gives Dying Father A Touching Gift

Now watching

Next video starts in : 7 Play

Bride Gives Dying Father A Touching Gift

Bride Gives Dying Father A Touching Gift
Replay video
Up next

Cat puzzled by unexplained water source

Unlock your personal NFL Now stream by signing in to NFL.com

Bride Gives Dying Father A Touching Gift

by CBS Local 2:05 mins

Bride Gives Dying Father A Touching Gift

by CBS Local 2:05 mins

Lisa Wilson scrubbed her elaborate wedding plans so that her father could attend her nuptials. The wedding she had, inside a hospital room, is not one she imagined growing up. “No, it’s not a bride’s dream,” she said. The dream wedding became a bedside hospital wedding so that her dying father — who’s at UCI Medical Center in Orange — could attend. “I asked him, ‘I said daddy I want to do my father-daughter dance with you.’ He said, ‘I can’t dance and I said you don’t have to. I want to dance with your hands,'” Wilson said. Wilson and her fiancé Robert Pantoja picked up her ring and moved the big day up a week. The father-daughter dance was on. David Wilson, diagnosed with a rare cancer, gave his daughter away last Friday and gave his son-in-law something to think about. “He looked at me, he goes ‘Rob, you’re the lucky one. You won the lottery, you got my baby girl,'” said Pantoja. The dad and daughter got to share her special day and the dance as the song “I Will Always Love You,” played on. The couple’s wedding video meant for just the family is going viral. It’s been shared more than 30,000 times online.

More From

Cute & Inspiring

Dog Videos

  1. 0:13

    Florida Dog Nub and His Face of Anticipation

  2. 0:23

    French Bulldog Puppy Loves to Cuddle

  3. 0:33

    Girlfriend Finally Gets Puppy after Five Long Years

  4. 1:25

    13 Dogs For Anyone Who’s A Little Bit Sad

  5. 0:14

    Determined Dog Lucy Keeps Paddling in the Sky

  6. 0:42

    Dog Goes Crazy for Prune

Awesome Animals

  1. 0:49

    Cat puzzled by unexplained water source

  2. 0:57

    New Born Tiger Cubs Playing

  3. 0:13

    Florida Dog Nub and His Face of Anticipation

  4. 0:57

    7 Reasons It's Time To Get A Cat

  5. 4:13

    US Air Force Prepares to Deliver Aid to Nepal

  6. 1:23

    Adorable kitten tests French Bulldog's patience

Be Inspired

  1. 0:48

    Coast Guard Rescues Dog From Icy Waters

  2. 3:00

    Photographer Brings Joy to Syrian Child Refugees

  3. 1:26

    23 Dogs Bred for Food Rescued from South Korea

  4. 1:42

  5. 1:27

    The Amazing SpiderDad Surprises Son Battling Cancer

  6. 3:35

    Boy with Williams Syndrome bonds with young horse

The Weekly Flickr

  1. 2:50

    Balancing Acts: Ballerinas Become Mothers

  2. 2:59

    Photos Reveal Remote Island's Seldom-seen Way of Life

  3. 2:45

    Celebrity portraits have a surprising twist

  4. 3:00

    Daughter Channels Grief into Stunning ‘Wonderland’ Photos

  5. 2:48

    Dad brings kids’ fantasies to life in hilarious photos

  6. 2:58

    What are You Carrying? Photos Tell a Story