Mother hears son's heartbeat four years after he died

KMTV | Emily Szink

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - It was an emotional meeting Thursday evening. Dawn Grace finally met the man who has her son’s heart. She heard it beat for the first time in years. On Friday afternoon Grace got an even better listen with a stereoscope.

“Exactly four years ago today Joe gained life and Calen gained everlasting life,” said Dawn Grace.

In 2012, 14-year-old Calen Grace of Kentucky accidently shot himself with a gun he thought was broken. He did not survive.

“We were asked to donate his organs and I was very angry,” said Grace.

Grace says he had no intention of donating her son’s organs, until he came to her in a vision.

“He said momma what would I do? This is not about you,” said Grace.

Grace decided to donate and hundreds of miles away, Joe Hansen of Council Bluffs was given a second chance at life. Continue reading
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