Bev McKissick, right, shares a moment with daughter Kaitlin as they look over wedding planning materials while waiting for hair appointments at Northwest Hair Design in Lynden on June 17, 2009. Kaitlin rescheduled her wedding from a later date to June 28, 2009, so her mother, who has terminal bone cancer, could attend and walk down the aisle.
Bev McKissick, right, shares a moment with daughter Kaitlin as they look over wedding planning materials while waiting for hair appointments at Northwest Hair Design in Lynden on June 17, 2009. Kaitlin rescheduled her wedding from a later date to June 28, 2009, so her mother, who has terminal bone cancer, could attend and walk down the aisle. Staff THE BELLINGHAM HERALD
Bev McKissick, right, shares a moment with daughter Kaitlin as they look over wedding planning materials while waiting for hair appointments at Northwest Hair Design in Lynden on June 17, 2009. Kaitlin rescheduled her wedding from a later date to June 28, 2009, so her mother, who has terminal bone cancer, could attend and walk down the aisle. Staff THE BELLINGHAM HERALD

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