Sen. Pavlov and guest honor Michigan’s fallen soldiers

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair Township, (left) and Lennie Brooks paid tribute in the Senate on Thursday to those who gave their lives defending America.

Brooks was a staff sergeant in the United States Marine Corps from 1965 – 1969 and 1973 – 1989. He was Pavlov’s guest for the Michigan Senate’s 24th Annual Memorial Day Service. Each year, the ceremony honors the service members who fought with bravery to defend the nation’s freedom.

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