Grab the tissues: Hawaii-based soldier surprises mom with a special reunion

Hawaii-based soldier surprises mom at special reunion

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Army Pfc. Jacob Waters is stationed in the islands and hasn’t seen his mom in two years.

But the two had a special reunion recently.

Waters surprised his mother, Sarah, as she was awarded her nursing degree pin at Lorain County Community College.

She went back to school to earn a degree as a registered nurse.

And she no idea her son would be home to do the honors.

“Anything that we are today is from her and she’s always been showing us, like work hard and you’ll be successful," Waters said.

Waters is a military police officer in the islands.

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