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Tom Hetzel’s Legacy Lives On

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Tom Hetzel Ph.D. passed away in October 2011 in Texas, but his legacy lives on. Joshua Ruiz said of him, "He was an astonishingly humble man and a true American legend. He has left behind God's heavenly bodies of water in exchange for his wings in the sky." Hetzel had an incredible streak from 1967-1977

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