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  • Rachel Von | The Journal Gazette Les Thomas lets go of heart-shaped balloons while wife Elaine looks during a celebration Thursday at Coventry Meadows Assisted Living. The party marked the anniversary of a risky heart surgery Les Thomas underwent 26 years ago. He is among the longest survivors of a heart transplant. Family and friends gathered to send off balloons, eat heart-healthy snacks and play Operation.

Friday, November 17, 2017 1:00 am

Celebrating 26 years with new heart

Celebrating 26 years with new heart