An Ohio father booked a total of six flights so that he could spend Christmas with his flight attendant daughter.
A devoted father from Ohio went viral this week for going through great measures to spend Christmas Eve with his daughter.
Hal Vaughan, the father of flight attendant Pierce Vaughan, took a total of six flights, to make sure his daughter didn’t have to spend her Christmas Eve working, without her family.
The sweet gesture was first brought to everyone’s attention when a passenger seated next to Hal on a flight, Mike Levy, shared Hal’s story on Facebook.
Monday, Mike Levy made a post on Facebook, praising Hal’s heartwarming gesture. Mike also wished the father and daughter a Merry Christmas.
I had the pleasure of sitting next to Hal on my flight back home. His daughter Pierce was our flight attendant who had to work over Christmas ☹️. Hal decided he would spend the holiday with her. So, he is flying on each of her flights today and tomorrow around the country to spend time with his daughter for Christmas. 😊. What a fantastic father! Wish you both a very Merry Christmas!
Mike included pictures of Hal and Pierce Vaughan to his Facebook post.
I had the pleasure of sitting next to Hal on my flight back home. His daughter Pierce was our flight attendant who had…
The touching post is one of the most viral posts on Facebook this week. Amassing over 90,000 reactions and 33,000 shares in a matter of days.
In an interview with USA Today, Mike Levy explained that he met Hal Vaughan on a flight from Fort Myers to Detroit on Christmas Eve.
According to USA Today, Hal Vaughan did have a bit of trouble navigating all of the flights. Hal persisted and was more than happy to take on the challenging flight schedule to spend the holiday with his daughter.
On Tuesday flight attendant Pierce Vaughan posted a message on Facebook in response to all the attention of Mike Levy’s post from the previous day.