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Spc Beckering hadn't seen his family in nine months because he'd been deployed. When he surprised them by coming home after all that time, they were so overwhelmed with emotion!

Next, Alyssa Pacala was in basic training for the National Guard and hadn't seen her sister Leah in months. Then Alyssa surprised Leah while she was at work, and the sisters had a heartwarming reunion that was a long time coming.

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