The Aberdeen Fire Department last night celebrated a retirement, Chief Tom Hubbard told the council “Tonight I would like to recognize Captain Mark Dulin, who is retiring on May 31st 2015 after serving 37 years and 3 months with the Aberdeen Fire Department.”

Chief Tom Hubbard’s speech at the Aberdeen City Council meeting on 5/13/15

      Chief Tom Hubbard

Hired first as a dispatcher in 1978, Dulin became a firefighter 9 months later. “Mark has exemplified everything you’d expect from an officer, honor, tradition, and selfless dedication to providing safety to the citizens of Aberdeen, and those that he worked with.” VFW Firefighter of the year for 2012, Mark Dulin has been a firefighter paramedic for over 37 years.