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My Dad’s Death, FDIC & Huron Rescue Squad Fund

By now many of you know I scrambled out of the last classroom session at FDIC due to a medical emergency back home.  My dad went into cardiac arrest, but was given every shot at survival due to the early activation of EMS by my father-in-law, the Huron Fire Department, and numerous hospital personnel.  I made it to the hospital Friday night, but after two trips to the cath lab, the interventions were ultimately not life sustaining.  But…I made it.  Thanks Kevin.

My main reason for this post at this time is that many have sent prayers and offered help of all kinds.  Thank you.  Dad liked to work hard, play hard, and would certainly like some good to come out of some rough times, so here’s how.

Earlier today, we decided to direct memorial contributions in my dad’s memory to the Huron Fire Department Rescue Squad Fund.  This fund is a trust that is overseen by a board who approves spending of those monies.  Over the years, purchases of equipment with money from the memorial contributions of many have saved lives and given others like my dad a shot.  If you so desire, please make your memorial contributions to this fund to assist in ensuring the Huron Fire Department continues to have every life saving piece of equipment possible now and into the future.

Make checks payable to:

Huron Fire Department Rescue Squad Fund

In Memory of:

Paul C. Hasenmeier Jr.

Mail to:

Huron Fire Department

413 Main Street

Huron, Ohio 44839

Paul C. Hasenmeier Jr. Obituary

My class at FDIC went great and I met up with some old friends and met some new.  Next week sometime I’ll get back in the loop and share more on the trip.

Pass it on!

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  • http://twitter.com/engineco22 Chris Huston (@engineco22)

    Paul, please know you are in our thoughts. I heard about your dad early this morning. Thank you for updating us. If their is anything I can do, please do not hesitate to ask brother! I too suffered a loss Friday night, my 6 year old puppy Tucker became ill and passed. Support from the Brotherhood is here in times like these.
    It was great to meet you this week and I hope that the extrication “deal” I sent you works out. Take care and KEEP THE FAITH.

  • Steve robertson

    Sorry for your loss Paul, you and your family will be in my prayers.

  • http://www.facebook.com/liet607 John Shafer

    Sorry for your loss brother! If you need anything holla brother and you are in my thoughts.

  • Christine

    So sorry for your loss, Paul. I pray that he’ll watch over you and your family now. You’ve done your dad very proud. KTF, you have Brothers and Sisters behind you, even if you haven’t met them personally.

  • Chris Hafley

    So sorry to hear about your dads passing let me know if I can do anything, talk to you soon.
    Chris Hafleyp

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1502291881 Matthew Ritter

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your Father brother, We’re thinking of you down here in NC, and sending prayers your way

  • Mike Camelo Sr.

    Paul..very sorry to hear of your loss…may your father rest in peace and the Lord watch over and help your family thru these hard times. May he rest in peace….Mike

  • http://stevewestcott.wordpress.com stevewestcott

    Sorry again for you loss Has. If you need anything at all you know I’m only a phone call away and right down the street brother.

  • paula (Miller) hoffman

    My heart aches for your family…I babysat Paulie and the girls many years ago on McKInley St and ALWAYS have had a soft spot in my heart for him… he was a sweet soul…. We will see him again> God’s love to you as you suffer his loss…… paula

  • http://www.facebook.com/bobby.halton Bobby Halton

    Paul, My deepest sympathies to you and your family, I will remember your Dad in my prayers. I am very sure he is resting in Gods hands very proud of the lagacy he left here and honored and proud of the outstanding man he raised.

  • Tommy Monahan FDNY/EMS

    Sorry fo your loss Brother,your Dads in a better place now and he’s not suffering.He’ll always be with you in spirit and in your heart.My condolenses to you and your family

  • Dani Waters

    I am very sorry for your loss.

  • Lt Scott Goodwin

    Paul I am deeply sorry for you and your families loss. I am greatful to hear that you were able to make it home in time! God tells us that we shall never know the time nor place thus must always be diligent and READY to go! I pray that he was ready! God speed and prayers to you all, love you Brother Hasenmeier!

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  • Lt. Bob Klever

    Paul, I am sorry for you loss and wish you and your family the best in these hard times. I know what it was like when I lost my dad. Lets get together sometime over a few beers and celebrate life and cherish the memories of those we have lost.

  • Ginger

    I am so sorry for the loss of your “Dad.” He sounded like he was your strength and courage. My condolences to you and your family. I am glad that you were at his bedside and we appreciate you teaching at FDIC. Take care of yourself. Ginger

  • http://paulhasenmeier.wordpress.com paulhasenmeier

    Thanks everybody. Rough couple days.

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