On Living Local, Grandson shares how he helped his 91-year-old Gran cross off a big-time bucket list item!

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Bedford County, Va. (WFXR) — Adventure-seeking runs in the Reeder family, so when Brian Reeder’s Gran, Sheila Reeder asked for his assistance in crossing off a bucket list item, he was determined to make it happen!

Brian Reeder a former pro wakeboarder and licensed skydiver says once his family started getting more comfortable with him jumping out of planes in 2017 his Gran had a special request for her 90th birthday. She wanted to get in on the fun and skydive for the very first time. Although they had to hold off for a year, Brian kept his promise. He shares the incredible experience of taking Sheila, aka Gran on the ride of her life.

Sheila’s approach to life serves as an inspiration that age doesn’t have to be a barrier to what one can accomplish.

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