INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA (CBS13) — A pizza restaurant manager went above and beyond to bring one last pizza to a dying fan.

Rich and Julie Morgan planned a weekend getaway for Julie’s birthday to enjoy a pizza in Battle Creek, Michigan. It wasn’t just any pizza, it was Steve’s Pizza, and they hadn’t had since they moved 25 years ago.

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But those plans were dashed when Rich fell ill and was diagnosed with a cancer in its late stages.

Rich ended up in hospice care, living out his last days with friends and family. Rich’s father-in-law made a call to Steve’s Pizza to let them know about Rich and see if they could send him a card to lift his spirits.

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The manager, Dalton Shaffer, wasn’t going to send a card. Instead, he asked what kind of pizza Rich liked and said he would deliver it personally after his shift.

This sticks out for two reasons:

  1. Steve’s Pizza doesn’t do deliveries.
  2. Rich was in Indianapolis, about 225 miles away from Battle Creek.

But he told WXMI the three-hour drive across state lines was something he had to do.

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And he arrived at 2:30 a.m, pizzas in hand—one with pepperoni, the other with pepperoni and mushrooms