Bride’s Dad Died In The Line Of Duty – She Loses It When She Sees Him Walk Through The Door

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Your wedding is one of the biggest moments in life. It’s a commitment to forge a new path with someone you love and to have those who have supported you from birth to be around to celebrate. For Mikayla Wroten, it was a bittersweet day.

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Most brides have their father walking them down the aisle. It’s quite a special thing for a daughter to be given away by her dad and it must have been hard for Mikayla. Her father, David, passed away in the line of duty when she was young.

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Her dad died attempting to stop a young man on a crowded city street. The suspect had run away for unknown reasons leaving David sprinting after him to the Ohio River. The suspect left from a 15 foot high bank with David jumping in after him. David did not resurface and his body was found the next day.

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Mikayla made sure her father’s presence was honored on the big day. She had a special seat reserved where he would have been sitting with his boots and a picture.