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Submitted photo Shawn Weatherhead with his wife, Tammy, and their three children, Aaron, Josiah and Anthony. Two months after double bypass heart surgery, Shawn is back to work but continues to wear out easily.

'Christmas Angel' gets angels of his own

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On March 21, Shawn Weatherhead went in for an angiogram. It was a planned, routine procedure to check for blockage in the arteries in his heart and possibly add another stent.


What the doctors found, however, took 'routine procedure' out of the equation.

When Weatherhead woke up, he was told he had such severe blockage he needed open-heart double bypass surgery - and he needed it the very next morning.

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