• Anita Clingerman (left), Fisher House manager, presents a traditional Hawaii lei greeting to Hyun Sook Lee (right), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea Army, while visiting with residents of the comfort home at Tripler Army Medical Center on April 4, 2014.

    A warm aloha welcome for Republic Of Korea special visitor

    Anita Clingerman (left), Fisher House manager, presents a traditional Hawaii lei greeting to Hyun Sook Lee (right), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea Army, while visiting with residents of the...

  • Hyun Sook Lee (right), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea Army, stands with Anita Clingerman (left), Fisher House manager at Triper Army Medical Center while visiting the comfort facility and it's residents on April 4, 2014.

    Republic of Korea distinguished visitor visits Tripler Fisher House

    Hyun Sook Lee (right), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea Army, stands with Anita Clingerman (left), Fisher House manager at Triper Army Medical Center while visiting the comfort facility and it's...

  • Anita Clingerman (right), Fisher House manager, gives the grand tour of Fisher House II to Hyun Sook Lee (far left), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea (ROK) Army, along with other visitors from ROK while visiting with residents of the comfort home at Tripler Army Medical Center on April 4, 2014.

    Republic of Korea distinguished visitor gets tour of Tripler Fisher House

    Anita Clingerman (right), Fisher House manager, gives the grand tour of Fisher House II to Hyun Sook Lee (far left), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea (ROK) Army, along with other visitors from...

  • Anita Clingerman (right), Fisher House manager, shows off the views outside a window from Fisher House II to Hyun Sook Lee (left), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea (ROK) Army, along with other visitors from ROK while visiting with residents of the comfort home at Tripler Army Medical Center on April 4, 2014.

    Fisher House distinguished visitor enjoys the view

    Anita Clingerman (right), Fisher House manager, shows off the views outside a window from Fisher House II to Hyun Sook Lee (left), spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General, 2nd Operational Command, Republic of Korea (ROK) Army, along with other...

Hyun Sook Lee, spouse of Gen. Yo Hwan Kim, Commanding General for 2nd Operation Command, Republic of Korea Army, paid a visit to the Fisher House at Tripler Army Medical Center on April 4, 2014.

During the visit, Lee spoke of the sense of comfort, warmth and love she felt the home brought to it's temporary residents and praised Fisher House Manager, Anita Clingerman on a well run program.

According to the Fisher House website, a Fisher House is "a home away from home" for families of patients receiving medical care at major military and VA medical centers.

The homes are normally located within walking distance of the treatment facility or have transportation available.

There are 62 Fisher Houses located on 23 military installations and 23 VA medical centers. Many more houses are under construction or in design.

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