Fisher House Groundbreaking

From left to right, Col. Robert H. Edmondson, commander of the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations Center, Gerry Byrne, Fisher House Foundation, Ruth Stonesifer, national president of the Gold Star Mothers of America, Michael B. Donley, secretary of the Air Force, Kenneth Fisher, Fisher House Foundation chairman, Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, Air Force chief of staff, David Coker, Fisher House Foundation president, Carl Zarrello, Fisher House Foundation, and Col. Manson Morris, commander of 436th Airlift Wing, turn shovels filled with soil in a groundbreaking ceremony May 1 for a new Fisher House at Dover Air Force Base, Del. This Fisher House is the first to be built and dedicated to provide hospice services to the families of fallen servicemembers. (U.S. Air Force photo/Roland Balik)

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