Bon Jovi Gives Fan Surprise of a Lifetime

Carol Cesario, a New Jersey woman battling stage four lung cancer, has always dreamed of meeting Jon Bon Jovi. With the help of her daughter, Facebook, and some friends, Carol's dream became a surprise reality.

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June 25, 2016: Carol Cesario thought she was going out to dinner with her family to Bon Jovi's restaurant in Toms River, New Jersey. Little did she know he would be there.
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After spending months in the hospital and feeling down, Carol's daughter Rosie made this makeshift sign and posted it to Facebook. With the help of a friend, Rosie was soon in contact with Bon Jovi's people, planning to make her mother's dream come true.
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"Oh my God!" Cesario yelled when she looked over and saw the popular singer standing next to her.
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After spending time with the family, Bon Jovi gave Carol an autographed guitar and book.
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Carol, right, who is battling stage four lung cancer, has dreamed of meeting Bon Jovi since her daughter, Rosie, was little.
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