KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOTV) The West Michigan community came together to honor and celebrate the life of David Warsen. The 2nd annual David Warsen Legacy 5K Run/Hero Walk was held on August 9th, 2014, at East Kentwood High School. The walk was held to honor the amazing life of Navy SEAL SO2, David Warsen. See photos from the legacy walk at the link below.
Warsen, a 2004 East Kentwood graduate and proud member of SEAL Team THREE, was killed in Afghanistan on August 16, 2012, along with 10 other service members, six from the United States & four from Afghanistan, after their UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter was shot down by enemy fire. His memory is kept alive through the David Warsen Legacy foundation – established by his mother, Patty Vroon-Frank, fiancé Karlyn Deveau, and cousin Sarah Johnson.