WATCH: Soldier Surprise of Lifetime for NE Ohio Mom, Grandma

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CRESTON, Ohio -- A Northeast Ohio mother gets the surprise of a lifetime after returning home from a cruise.

Evan Maibach had been deployed for nine months in Afghanistan.

While his mother was on vacation, he enlisted the help of family members to plan a day full of surprises.

It started in a restaurant as Evan covered his mom's eyes for the special moment.

But the day didn't end there: the whole family also helped surprise Evan's grandma Elaine.

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