Former Navy SEAL Donates Liver to Mom of 3 After Seeing Plea on Facebook

A plea on Facebook brought two strangers together and gave Melinda Ray a whole new lease on life. The mother of three from Colorado was dying from a genetic disease and needed a new liver. Her donor was former Navy SEAL Jeff Bramstedt from California. He agreed to travel thousands of miles to Aurora, Colorado for the surgery.'s Leigh Scheps ( has more.