This awardee was described to us as "Loving and Kind. Vietnam Era USN Veteran. VERY Patriotic and loves his country! Always trying to help other Veterans in need." We know this to be the case and are very honored to have the opportunity to work with him.
The person who nominated this local veteran wrote he “is hardworking, caring. He is Navy through and through. He is so proud to be a Navy Veteran. He was chief in the navy for 10 years and served tours in the middle east. He could really use a big boost or moral and appreciation for serving his country.”
We checked over vehicle and found several items need to be addressed. Then passenger side exhaust manifold has several broken bolts. Once all bolts were removed we cleaned cylinder head and reassembled with new Exhaust Manifold, Manifold gasket and 8 new studs and nuts.
When Wyatt dropped off truck he request a couple things. First was there is a brake pulsation after driving for a little while. Second he wanted us to perform an Alignment, Wyatt stated that his tires are wearing funny. He also wanted us to check truck over for any maintenance needed. We put Wyatt in a loaner car and told him we would call when we were done.
This nominee comes from a long line of veterans. He signed up for the Air Force while still in high school and served multiple tours of duty. His Silverado "has seen better days but he loves that truck."
This nominee is a 77 year old Korean War veteran and former Laurel Police Officer. He was widowed two years ago and recently moved in with his son, daughter in law and grandson. He took great care his wife and never left her needing for anything while she was sick even sacrificing his own medications to pay for whatever treatments or medications she needed. He would give you the shirt off his back.