Several community members watched the procession commence at Pop Keeney Stadium. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Several community members watched the procession commence at Pop Keeney Stadium. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Bothell firefighter honored with funeral procession last week

About 50 police department vehicles and 29 fire department apparatus encompassed the motorcade.

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2019 8:30am
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Bothell firefighter and Mercer Island community member Kirk Robinson was honored with a funeral procession shortly before his memorial service on Oct. 24. Robinson died earlier this month following a two-year-long battle with cancer.

The procession comprised a motorcade that traveled from Bothell’s Pop Keeney Stadium to Redmond’s Overlake Christian Church, where Robinson’s funeral was held. According to a Bothell Fire Department press release, about 50 police department vehicles and 29 fire department apparatuses encompassed the motorcade.

For more on Robinson, read the Reporter’s recent article about his life.


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Blake Peterson/staff photo
                                About 50 police vehicles participated in the motorcade.

Blake Peterson/staff photo About 50 police vehicles participated in the motorcade.

Several community members watched the procession commence at Pop Keeney Stadium. Blake Peterson/staff photo

Several community members watched the procession commence at Pop Keeney Stadium. Blake Peterson/staff photo

The motorcade was made up of scores of fire and police vehicles. Blake Peterson/staff photo

The motorcade was made up of scores of fire and police vehicles. Blake Peterson/staff photo

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