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Grand Opening Day
June 14, 2007

Personnel from Offutt Air Force base at Omaha hold a welcome sign at the entrance to the new Eastern Nebraska Veterans’ Home in Bellevue on June 14 during the opening.
DHHS Veterans’ Homes Division Director John Hilgert and his family watch for first vehicles bringing veterans from the former Thomas Fitzgerald Veterans’ Home in Omaha.
Chief Master Sergeant Daniel Lutat and his 2-year-old daughter Grace wait to help welcome veterans at the opening of the new Eastern Nebraska Veterans' Home at Bellevue. His wife, Master Sergeant Melissa Lutat, is Commandant of the Airmen Leadership School at Offutt Air Force Base, and organized the Welcoming Committee for the veterans.
Veteran Johnnie Allgood gets a helping hand from Vehicle Operator Cindy Harm to wave back to welcomers.

Photos: Blane Osterman

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