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Kirk Robinson Memorial Service Announcement

Kirk Robinson Memorial Service

Thursday, September 24
1-4 p.m.
Overlake Christian Church
9900 Willows Rd NE, Redmond, WA

On Thursday, October 24, friends, family and the firefighting community will come together to honor the amazing life of Lt. Kirk Robinson. Lt. Robinson passed away on October 4, 2019, after a heroic two-year-long battle with cancer.

Lt. Robinson’s Memorial Service is scheduled to take place from 1-4 p.m. at the Overlake Christian Church located at 9900 Willows Road NE in Redmond. Reception to follow. Additional service details are forthcoming.

If you would like to help Kirk’s family, donations can be made at:

To avoid high processing fees, donations can also be made through the Lionhardt Organization:
(Please specify in the "special instructions" field that your donation is for the Robinson family).

Lt. Robinson was hired with the Bothell Fire Department in 2001 and during his tenure, he served on the Technical Rescue Team, Water Rescue Team, Honor Guard and Mercer Island Water Patrol. To learn more about Lt. Robinson’s courageous cancer journey, please visit:

Thank you to our neighboring fire departments, city staff and the greater Bothell community for all of the support you have shown during this difficult time, words cannot express our appreciation.