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Montgomery County, PA Volunteer Firefighter Recognized for 53 Years of Service

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On Monday, February 13th, Perkiomen Township Fire Company members recognized 53 years of service from volunteer firefighter Loren Collins. Loren has been a volunteer with Perkiomen Township Fire Company for 24 years; since September of 1999. Loren started as a volunteer firefighter in 1970 with Harmonville Fire Company in Plymouth Township and served 22 years with the King of Prussia Volunteer Fire Company from 1977 through 1999. He also served for many years as Perkiomen Township Fire Company’s Financial Secretary. Our members and the community thank Loren for his over 24 years of service to Perkiomen Township and 53 years of service as a volunteer firefighter in Pennsylvania. Loren is moving out of the area to live in northcentral Pennsylvania. Perkiomen Township Fire Chief Brian Debus presented Loren with his helmet and shield at the fire company’s monthly meeting.

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TED HODGINSCorrespondent

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