Nicole Van Heel, 34, an EMT/paramedic for Gold Cross Ambulance/Mayo Clinic Medical Transport since 2007, died on November 25, 2018 as a result of a stroke she suffered while rendering care as an EMT. Nicole had previously volunteered as a firefighter at both St. Augusta and St. Joseph Minnesota Fire Departments.
We were pleased to award $10,000 to her mother, honoring Nicole’s 11 years of service as a paramedic/firefighter. Our sincere sympathies to Nicole’s family.
Thanks to all our loyal members who help Minnesota 100 Club make awards like this possible. This brings our awards total to $598,500 since our inception in 1972.