Ottawa County law enforcement officials join Rep Price for 911 ceremony at

first_img08Sep Ottawa County law enforcement officials join Rep. Price for 9/11 ceremony at state Capitol Categories: News LANSING – Ottawa County Sheriff Gary Rosema and Capt. Valerie Weiss joined State Rep. Amanda Price today as her guest during the annual House of Representatives’ 9/11 ceremony at the state Capitol.“With his over 42 years in law enforcement, including 22 years as Ottawa County sheriff, it was an honor to have Sheriff Rosema as well as Capt. Weiss with us while honoring our first responders,” said Rep. Price, R-Park Township. “They’ve selflessly dedicated themselves to Ottawa County.”Today’s event recognized law enforcement, fire department, emergency medical staff and U.S. military members, during which a ceremonial bell was rung for each of the 12 first responders and three members of the U.S. military from Michigan who died in the line of duty. Guests of state representatives and family members of the deceased were also in attendance, as the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department honor guard and chief chaplain from the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department also participated in the ceremony.last_img