And, as a result, Joy started writing a letter to The Rachael Ray Show. In it, she shared their story from the very beginning. And it may have touched someone involved in the program, as before long the couple were invited onto the show, too.
Naturally, Gene was very excited to appear on the show – especially if it would allow him to finally view his loved ones in full. In the interview captured before their performance he even remarked, “I don’t think there’s words for the moment that I first see my family.” It was sure to be an emotional ride, then.