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Memorial tree planted for Proudfit

August 6, 2012

Photo by Becky Polaski - Michael Proudfit's parents, Rick Proudfit and Julie Reuscher, are shown along with his sister Kylee spreading soil around a memorial tree purchased by his former classmates at ECC. The tree was planted near the St. Marys Community Pool at Memorial Park on Monday afternoon.
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Becky Polaski

At 4 p.m. on Monday afternoon, family, friends, classmates and fellow lifeguards of Michael Proudfit gathered at Memorial Park for the planting of a memorial tree in Proudfit's honor. Proudfit died following a car crash in February.

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