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Clove Lakes Park

Lieutenant George W. Lener Memorial map_it

  • Location: northwest of intersection of Slosson and Martling Avenues, near Brookside Pond
  • Sculptor: Scott LoBaido
  • Description: Relief plaque mounted on boulder
  • Materials: Bronze, granite
  • Dimensions: boulder h 6' x w 4' x d 4' (all approximate)
  • Cast: ca. 1995
  • Dedicated: ca. 1995
  • Donor: Friends of Lt. George W. Lener, Inc.
  • Inscription: LT. GEORGE W. LENER, F.D.N.Y. / 1953-1994 / THIS MEMORIAL IS DEDICATED IN LOVING MEMORY OF LT. / GEORGE W. LENER, F.D.N.Y., A MAN WHOSE DEEDS AND / LOVE OF HIS COMMUNITY SET A STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE / FOR US ALL. / --- / MAY WE ALL ENJOY THE BEAUTY OF THIS PARK WITH OUR / FAMILY, FRIENDS AND COMMUNITY AS DID LT. LENER. / --- / "GEORGE LENER WAS A GIFT TO US ALL...HE WAS A HERO...HE / HAS LEFT US A LEGACY WE CANNOT REPAY, BUT WE CAN / ADVANCE IT AS WE CARRY ON HIS LOVE FOR THIS / COMMUNITY..." / MAYOR RUDOLPH GIULIANI / 7/25/94 /

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