Doran ” Lynn” Hayes lived most of his life in Corona, California. During his 35 years of service he worked as an Engineer and Captain. His protective spirit and love of hunting earned him the nickname of “Bwana”, which meant “great hunter” to the men at the station. It also means master father. Lynn is also among the distinct few to respond to a structure fire at his own house. Lynn succumbed to job-related lung cancer in 2009.
Doran Lynn Hayes
- October 24, 2009
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