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Aurora Firefighters Scholarship Endowment Fund in Memory of Tony Schoen

Established 1991

Tony Schoen

Tony Schoen

The Aurora Firefighters created a scholarship fund in 1991 to honor the memory of fellow firefighter, Tony Schoen.

The fund was established as an endowment in 2003.

Tony Schoen (1962-1991) was an Aurora firefighter from 1985 until his death in 1991.

He was a graduate of Yorkville High School.  During his high school years he took an active role in the formation of the Emergency Medical Service of Yorkville.

He earned a certificate as an emergency medical technician and later worked with the Bristol-Kendall Emergency Medical Service.

His other interests included aviation and carpentry. He also obtained a private pilot license and operated an excavating business.

(630) 896-7800

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