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.

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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