Aric and Ashley Mercado were waiting for this moment for a long time.
The two had always planned to get married, but they decided to get hitched sooner rather than later since Aric had been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma almost seven years ago.
Last weekend Aric was seriously battling for his life, and it was then that the hospital staff received word that the couple wanted to get married as soon as Aric was feeling better — which he soon was!
The staff over at Penn State Hershey Medical Center took care of things from there.
They got a