Family Meets Recipient of Late Daughter’s Lungs

NBC4 WASHNGTON | Abby Vesoulis
Justice was an organ donor, and her organs helped save five lives. Justice's parents got to meet one of the people she saved this weekend, and News4's Aimee Cho was there.(Published Monday, Sept. 11, 2017)
A Virginia couple who lost their daugther a year ago got a chance to hear her lungs again.

Samantha Justice, 20, was killed last year when a truck struck her car on the Capital Beltway. Justice was an organ donor, and her organs went on to save five lives.

Her parents, Angela and Ray Justice, got to meet the recipient of their daughter’s lungs Sunday.

On June 20, 2016, the Justices received the phone call no parent wants to receive.

"The first words out of my mouth were 'Is she going to make it?'," Angela Justice said through tears. "I prayed that a young girl would get my daughter's heart and lungs." Continue reading


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