Tim McDonald (pilot) and Deb Schott (nurse) were part of the North Memorial Ambulance helicopter team that crashed June 28, 2019 near the Brainerd Airport. Tim McDonald (44) leaves a wife and four children. Deb Schott (58) leaves a husband, son, daughter, and two grandchildren.
The Minnesota 100 Club has presented the families of Tim McDonald and Deb Schott with awards, along with our sincere condolences.
We thank our many members who make it possible for us to make these awards, and allow us to “Protect the Protectors”, our first responders. These awards bring our total awards in 2019 to four, and the total given since our inception to $646,000.