Melodie Homer cuts the ceremonial ribbon during the Operations Building Dedication Oct. 4 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The building was dedicated in honor of her late husband, Maj. LeRoy W. Homer Jr., who died Sept. 11, 2001. Overlooking the ribbon cutting are Col. (ret.) Robert Shondel; Col. Roger Gallet, the 445th Operations Group commander, Maj. Gen. Robert E. Duignan, the 4th Air Force commander; Ilse Homer, Major Homer's mother; Lt. Gen. Charles E. Stenner, the Air Force Reserve Command commander; Col. Stephen Goeman, the 445th Airlift Wing commander; Lt. Col. Chris Clark, the 445th Operation Group deputy commander; Laurel and Alden Homer, Major and Ms. Homer's children; and one other relative.
U.S. Air Force photo/Ben Strasser
October 8, 2012
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