Robert Pelot hugs his sister Mary Helen Kermode after he was named the 2016 Manatee County Distinguished Citizen on Thursday at the Manatee County Fair VIP luncheon in Palmetto. 
 GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald
Robert Pelot hugs his sister Mary Helen Kermode after he was named the 2016 Manatee County Distinguished Citizen on Thursday at the Manatee County Fair VIP luncheon in Palmetto. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com
Robert Pelot hugs his sister Mary Helen Kermode after he was named the 2016 Manatee County Distinguished Citizen on Thursday at the Manatee County Fair VIP luncheon in Palmetto. GRANT JEFFERIES/Bradenton Herald gjefferies@bradenton.com

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January 20, 2016 12:00 AM

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