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Deloy Bruce Aurelia's Citizen of the Year

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Roman Redig (left) congratulates Deloy Bruce on his being named the Aurelia Citizen of the Year at last week's Commercial Club Kick-off Dinner, held at the Aurelia Community Center. Photo by Dan Whitney
AURELIA- Deloy Bruce, an Aurelia native and 1982 graduate of Aurelia High School, was honored as Aurelia's Citizen of the Year at Thursday evening's Commercial Club Kick-Off Banquet at the Aurelia Community Center.

Bruce, who is employed at Geo-Loop in Aurelia, has served as the Aurelia Fire Chief since 2006. He was introduced by Roman Redig, a friend and fellow volunteer fireman, and Bruce's wife Wendy,their son Seth and his parents, Jerry and Jolene Bruce, along with several firefighters, were among the many people who braved the cold weather to honor Deloy, and also kick off 2013 for the Aurelia Commercial Club.

Attendees were also treated to a sumptuous buffet dinner,courtesy of Family Table Catering, and learned about Norse Mythology from the evening's program presenter, Ryan Brodersen.

Previous Aurelia Citizen of the Year Award winners include Cindy Krause, the Wharton Family, Dennis and Pam Allen, Don and Betty Wieland, Imagene Galvin, Wayne Gaston, Roger Redig, Jeff Bowen, Bill Smith, Randy Nicodemus, Albert Kreutz, and Carla and Bruce Peterson.

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