Operation Welcome You Home was busy this weekend as they welcomed home three soldiers around the area.
One of them was Sergeant Ryan Kern who just returned from Afghanistan.
They welcomed him home at the Chicago Marriott Naperville, then escorted him to a party in his honor at the Judd Kendall VFW, where he was given gifts from people and businesses around the community.
Sgt. Kern’s return comes just before Father’s Day and today is his mom’s birthday. They’re both happy to have their son home making their days even more special.
Sgt. Kern plans to find a house in Naperville while he finishes out the last year of his contract.
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