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Star Wars characters visit kids

Darth Vader and his Storm Troopers recently invaded Beacon Children’s Hospital, bringing smiles to the faces of pediatric patients. Child Life Specialist Tracy Byler took these photos during their visit.

Anthony Noyes, 8, is visited by Darth Vader.

Anthony Noyes shakes hands with a Storm Trooper.

Members of the Northern Darkness Garrison take the elevator up to Beacon Children’s Hospital.

Zephan Cantu, 4, smiled from ear-to-ear when he saw who had come to visit him.

Jocelyn Abundez, 5, poses with Darth Vader and entourage from Star Wars.

Cody Fergison, 14, stands among the Star Wars crew at Beacon Children’s Hospital.

Jocelyn Abundez is hugged by a Storm Trooper.

A Children’s Hospital hallway invasion.

About Heidi Prescott

Passionate about writing her whole life, Heidi Prescott joined Beacon Health System in 2015 and currently serves as Director of Communications. A former newspaper journalist who has experience in TV, radio, magazines and social media, Heidi loves storytelling, photography and spending time in nature.