Madigan family lights Christmas tree

By John Liston, Madigan Army Medical CenterDecember 13, 2012

Madigan commander, Col. Dallas Homas, helps 7-year old Amber Marie Simmons light the hospital Christmas tree on Dec. 7. "It warms my heart to be here with you all," said Col. Homas. "The light for this tree and Menorah comes from inside each one of us ... Tanja and I wish you all a warm, healthy and happy holiday season with the ones you love."  Amber is accompanied by her big brother Austin, as Amber's parents, Command Sgt. Major Owen and Melissa Simmons look on.
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Madigan commander, Col. Dallas Homas, helps 7-year old Amber Marie Simmons light the hospital Christmas tree on Dec. 7. "It warms my heart to be here with you all," said Col. Homas. "The light for this tree and Menorah comes from inside each one of us ... Tanja and I wish you all a warm, healthy and happy holiday season with the ones you love." Amber is accompanied by her big brother Austin, as Amber's parents, Command Sgt. Major Owen and Melissa Simmons look on. (Photo Credit: John Liston) VIEW ORIGINAL