After Mayor Jeff Cheney was elected, he worked with the Frisco Veterans Advisory Committee to create an award for a veteran living in Frisco who continues to serve the community.
The central idea was to highlight an individual who exemplifies the greatness of what America stands for and the strong Frisco ethic of service above self.
These Distinguished Veterans have a passion for serving others and we, in Frisco, are the fortunate recipients of their goodness.
Lieutenant Colonel Richard “Dick” Peasley honorably served in the United States Marine Corps as ...read more
Lee Myrben honorably served in the U.S. Navy as an Aviation Technician from 1955 to 1977. During that time ...read more
The city of Frisco presented its 2020 Distinguished Veteran award to Dayton Duncan on Nov. 17...read more
At Tuesday’s City Council meeting, we officially presented the 2019 Distinguished Veteran Award to Peter ...read more
Duane retired from the United States Air Force as a Colonel in 1997 after 30 years of service as an active and ...read more
Having lived in Frisco for 87 years, Bill Cates is our city’s first recipient of Mayor Cheney’s Distinguished Veteran of the Year Award ...read more
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