The RI Aviation Hall of Fame community is saddened by the deaths of two of our honorees within two weeks of each other.
On February 8, 2015, 2008 inductee Gene Bielecki (read his bio at riahof.org) passed away. His obituary can be found here:
2009 inductee Retired Navy LCDR Paul Gurnon (read his bio at riahof.org) died on February 21, 2015. Here is his obituary:
We are honored to have met these inspiring men, and are thankful we the opportunity to directly express to them our admiration and appreciation for their accomplishments.