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Late NY trooper to be honored for organ donations

Created: 12/18/2013 6:24 AM WHEC.com
By: Associated Press

A New York trooper killed during a 2011 traffic stop is being honored for continuing to help people after his death through cornea and tissue donations.
    
On Wednesday, executives from the cardiovascular tissue-processing bank CryoLife will be in western New York to present the state police with a plaque honoring Kevin Dobson, whose donations have helped enhance the lives of 70 people.
    
Then on New Year's Day, the Rose Bowl Parade in California will feature a large portrait of Dobson made of dried flowers, seeds and other organic materials.
    
CryoLife chose Dobson's story from dozens across the country.



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