Kenneth “Ken” Prunty was a Paramedic for the Tri-Community Ambulance and joined the department June 3, remaining with the ambulance group for 31 years. He began as a volunteer First Responder and then became an EMT, eventually moving to Paramedic. He was a great provider and exceptional leader. Ken took on any duties that were given and asked for more. He was a self-starter and motivated.
Ken died on November 22, 2014 after responding to a call and returning to the station at the age of 50. He will be remembered by his service as a great educator, mentor, and friend.