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File #: 0161X-2013    Version: 1
Type: Ceremonial Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/26/2013 In control: Tyson
On agenda: 7/1/2013 Final action: 7/3/2013
Title: To honor and celebrate Mr. Robert D. Hederick for his 32 years of dedicated service as a Firefighter to the City of Columbus and commemorate his retirement.
Sponsors: Priscilla Tyson, Michelle M. Mills, Hearcel Craig, Zach M. Klein, A. Troy Miller, Eileen Y. Paley, Andrew Ginther
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To honor and celebrate Mr. Robert D. Hederick for his 32 years of dedicated service as a Firefighter to the City of Columbus and commemorate his retirement.


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WHEREAS, Columbus City Council and the City of Columbus is honored to pay tribute to professional firefighters whose daily courage and bravery in the course of their duties serve to inspire and enhance this community by improving the quality of life for its residents; and

WHEREAS, the City of Columbus is proud to honor and celebrate Mr. Robert D. Henderick, affectionately known as Bubba, for his more than 32 years of service to the Columbus Division of Fire and the residents of Columbus; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Henderick, a graduate of Columbus East High School, possessed a strong desire and dedication for helping others; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Henderick, after completing his high school studies, pursued his passion for making a difference, studying Fire Science at what is now known as Columbus State Community College; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Henderick joined the Columbus Division of Fire, faithfully serving Columbus residents primarily on the South Side at Columbus Fire Station Number 22; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Henerick’s commitment to service extended beyond his employment with the City of Columbus - in fact Mr. Henderick logged more than 7690 community service hours, diligently serving the community that he loved by providing leadership and support to all who came across his path; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Henderick has become a fixture at Fire Station Number 22 and will be missed by his friends, colleagues, and community residents for his respected, easygoing, cheerful, and supportive personality and for his willingness to help anyone at a moment's notice; now, therefore

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS:

That this Council does hereby honor Mr. Robert D. Henderick for his 32 years of service to the City of Columbus; celebrate his helpful spirit, commitment to serving and keeping the residents...

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