Red Cross holds annual Real Heroes Breakfast

REAL HERO — Sheriff Robert Maciol presents Lauren Wyman, on behalf of her husband Deputy Kurt B. Wyman who was killed in the line of duty one year ago, the Community Award at the American Red Cross Real Heroes breakfast at the The Beeches this morning. Standing besides Wyman are, from left: Lynette Wyman, Kurt’s mother, and his father Brian Wyman, on the far right. (Sentinel photo by John Clifford)

GUEST SPEAKER — Assemblyman Anthony J. Brindisi addresses the crowd at this morning’s American Red Cross Kurt B. Wyman Real Heroes Breakfast held at The Beeches on Turin Road. The following received awards: Guy Calandra and Jeremy Roberts, the Emergency Response Award; Stephen Sperbeck, the Emergency Response Award; Sylvan Beach Fire Department, the First Responder Award; Frederick J. Carnevale, the the First Responder Award; St. John’s Blood Drive volunteers, the Blood Services Award; Master Sgt. Jeremy Murphy, the Military Award; Anthony Darcangelo (posthumously), the Community Service Award; Dennis Surace, the Clara Barton Award; and Deputy Kurt B. Wyman (posthumously), the 2012 Community Award. (Sentinel photo by John Clifford)