**PHOTO ADVISORY** Schmidt welcomes WWII veteran, Gold Star family to Senate’s Memorial Day service

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Wayne Schmidt, R-Traverse City, welcomed World War II veteran Leonard Robinson and his family to the state Capitol on Thursday for the Michigan Senate’s 23rd Annual Memorial Day Service, which honored members of the military from Michigan who died within the past year.

Robinson is also the grandfather of Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator (Navy SEAL) Heath Robinson, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2011.

Pictured from left: Heath’s father Dan Robinson, Dan’s wife Kathy Archer, Helen Robinson, Leonard Robinson and Schmidt.


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