nb_cid nb_clickOther -tt-nb this.style.behavior='url(#default#homepage)';this.setHomePage('http://www.aol.com/?mtmhp=acm50ieupgradebanner_112313 network-banner-empty upgradeBanner
14
Search AOL Mail
AOL Mail
Video
Video
AOL Favorites
Favorites
Menu

Man reunited with lost wedding band 5 years later

Man Reunited With Lost Wedding Band 5 Years Later

VAIL, Colo. -- A man has come forward saying that he is the owner of a wedding ring found under a chairlift at Vail Resort.

KDVR reports: The ring was found under the Sourdough Lift by a worker. It had an inscription -- "All my love, Sue" -- and a date.

Vail Resorts tweeted a photo of the ring in the hopes of finding its owner. The tweet reached over 1 million people.

It took five days, now the resort says a man, David Brenner, has come forward saying the ring belongs to him.

Brenner said he lost the ring five years ago.

Also on AOL:
Weather phenomenon causes Beyoncé concert to be heard for miles
Love letters received 70 years later
Girl reunites with parents 10 years after being swept away by tsunami

Join the discussion

1000|Char. 1000  Char.
Mike August 11 2014 at 9:39 AM

As long as she buys the story...

Flag Reply +4 rate up
swimdude1978 August 11 2014 at 9:46 AM

I think what is more amazing is that he was still married to the same woman 5 years later. Now that is the real story...

Flag Reply +3 rate up
tomkota August 11 2014 at 11:49 AM

my wife lost her 2 carrot diamond wile planting in a veg. garden...she never told me she lost it and i worked on the road so i never noticed it missing...5 years later i had a friend roto till the garden for me ..and guess what he found yup her diamond..i told him to say nothing about it to her ..but the thing was she called the jewler that made the ring and had a replacement made for over $6000.00 and never told me.
yes this is a true story.......

Flag Reply +2 rate up
3 replies
ismithrice August 11 2014 at 7:45 AM

Lol... I don't ski but I do make sourdough bread... and until I watched the video I wondered what a "sourdough lift" was. Happy to read a story with a happy ending.

Flag Reply +1 rate up
1 reply
bob ismithrice August 11 2014 at 9:42 AM

Only one word can express this find...AMAZING.. happy ending

Flag Reply 0 rate up
frisco9312 August 11 2014 at 8:53 AM

why did he have his ring off on a business trip?

Flag Reply +1 rate up
3 replies
Susan August 11 2014 at 6:20 PM

You know, these non-stories are getting more and more old. Aol has become the minutia news channel.

Flag Reply +1 rate up
j1935waspm August 11 2014 at 10:30 AM

Question is: Does he still have Sue?

Flag Reply 0 rate up
mubeena August 11 2014 at 11:42 AM

I could be included as a luck in a million too.
I lost my weddind ring an Oval 2 and 1/2 carat... all 3 c's . my husband had designed for me.
I lost it in a restroom in the Mall...
Never thought I would find it exactly a month later at my jeweller who appraises my jewelry. who knew it the moment he saw it. A lady came to sell it to him for $500.00..
Now thats true love.

Flag Reply 0 rate up
onemadashell August 11 2014 at 12:04 PM

"Vail Resorts tweeted a photo of the ring in the hopes of finding its owner. The tweet reached over 1 million people."
if that is all they did to get it to him he is damn lucky. i don't twit so i would never have know that they found it.

Flag Reply 0 rate up
s247247 August 11 2014 at 2:25 PM

If the video was watched, some of the below questions were answered. He lost it because he was working while on vacation and had to talk on his cell phone while on a chair lift. He removed his glove to use the phone while on the lift. He didn't know when or where he lost it, as he didn't realize it was lost until he got back to the lodge. The video also explains that he didn't see the tweet, but a friend who also had a wife named Sue did, and asked him if he ever lost a wedding ring while skiing. He said as a matter of fact I did, then asked his wife where it was, she said Vail, and then the realized it was his ring.

Flag Reply 0 rate up
aol~~ 1209600

Voting...

More From Our Partners