Des Moines woman dying of cancer gets last wish: a wedding

Mindi Jo Flanagan’s trip down the aisle was a race against time.

The 37-year-old Des Moines woman has written birthday cards for her daughters for every year until they’re 18, her mother said. She’s prepared videos for loved ones, too.

But she didn’t want to die of ovarian cancer before she could marry her longtime boyfriend — and her friends and family made her wish come true Saturday.

Read more of this story on The Des Moines Register’s website.

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