Puerto Rican sisters reunited after nearly 6 decades apart

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A Bronx woman has fulfilled a promise to her late mother by finding her long-lost sister after nearly six decades. A Bronx woman has fulfilled a promise to her late mother by finding her long-lost sister after nearly six decades.
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A Bronx woman has fulfilled a promise to her late mother by finding her long-lost sister after nearly six decades.

Juana Ayala says it wasn’t easy finding her sisters once they were separated in Puerto Rico in 1960.  She says with only a black-and-white photo, a birthdate and a name, they made their mother's dream come true.

"We are going to have a big family reunion on Saturday," Ayala says.

She says the sisters talked about children, grandchildren and other extended family.

The sisters’ reunion was 57 years in the making. 

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