Rep. Bronna Kahle today hosted family members of a fallen Michigan Department of Corrections employee during a special Michigan House of Representatives ceremony.
The annual ceremony honors those fallen in the line of duty in Michigan, along with a remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks from 2001.
Among those honored in the ceremony was Randy Rumler of Adrian, who died July 3 of this year from COVID-19. He was 55. His wife, Alisha, and daughter, Raelynn, attended today’s ceremony.
For more than two decades, Randy Rumler worked as a corrections officer at the Gus Harrison Correctional Facility in Lenawee County. He also was an Army veteran.
“Randy Rumler was a dedicated public servant who worked on the front lines to help protect us all – even during a devastating global pandemic,” Kahle said. “His selflessness and service should be remembered and honored, and that is what this ceremony at the state Capitol is all about.”
Rep. Bronna Kahle today gave the invocation opening the daily session of the Michigan House of Representatives. Kahle, of Adrian, wrote her own invocation to “pray for unity in Michigan and unity in America.” She also included the verse from Ephesians 4:3 – “making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the […]