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Grace Varley and her brother Myles play at (Credit: Ed Betz)

Grace Varley and her brother Myles play at their home in Amityville, NY. Grace dialed 911 while Myles was choking. (May 18, 2012)

Preschooler helps save brother's life

Grace Varley helped save her brother's life by calling 911 when he was choking.

Senators Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., left, and Owen
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Senators Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., left, and Owen H. Johnson, right, present 5-year old Grace Varley with the New York State Senate Liberty Medal for heroically helping to save her younger brother's life after he started choking and passed our during a recent family dinner. (June 1, 2012)

Grace Varley and her brother Myles play on
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Grace Varley and her brother Myles play on a slide at their home in Amityville, NY. Grace helped to save her brother's life by calling 911 when he was choking. (May 18, 2012)

Grace Varley and her brother Myles play on
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Grace Varley and her brother Myles play on a swing with their father Myles Varley at their home in Amityville, NY. The day Myles choked, the children were having dinner with their grandmother and baby-sitter. (May 18, 2012)

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Grandmother Christine Doran holds Grace Varley and her
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Grandmother Christine Doran holds Grace Varley and her brother Myles Varley, at home in Amityville. (May 18, 2012)

Grace Varley at home in Amityville. (May 18,
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Grace Varley at home in Amityville. (May 18, 2012)

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