Photo/Story Gallery 2007

Troop B Appreciates Two Retirees

Trooper Kraszewski (left) and Trooper McLendon hold up a cake made to celebrate their retirement luncheon at Troop B Headquarters in Lake City.Recently, the Florida Highway Patrol’s Troop B held a retirement luncheon for two retiring troopers in the Lake City District. Troopers Derry Kraszewski and Roy McLendon have each retired after 25 years of service.

Pictured: top left, Trooper Derry Kraszewski (left) and Trooper Roy McLendon hold up a cake made for their retirement celebration luncheon at Troop B Headquarters in Lake City; below left, Captain Tim Culhane and Major Rick Carpenter present Trooper McLendon (Center) with a plaque honoring him for his 25 years of dedicated service; and right, Major Rick Carpenter presents Derry Kraszewski with a certificate and plaque recognizing her for her 25 years of service to the Patrol.

Trooper Roy McLendon began his career with the Florida Highway Patrol in January of 1982 in Palm Beach County, Florida. Trooper Kraszewski (left) and Trooper McLendon hold up a cake made to celebrate their retirement luncheon at Troop B Headquarters in Lake City.Roy transferred to Troop B Lake City in 1991 where he remained until his retirement.

Trooper Kraszewski (left) and Trooper McLendon hold up a cake made to celebrate their retirement luncheon at Troop B Headquarters in Lake City.Trooper Derry Kraszewski began her career with the Florida Highway Patrol in February of 1982 in Broward County. She transferred to the Lake City District in 1988 where she remained until her retirement.

We wish them much happiness in their retirements. The Lake City District members will really miss them both.