3 fallen firefighters honored in annual ceremony

Expand Three firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty were honored during a ceremony held annually at Fireman's Park in Evanston on th...

July 26, 2022
2:52 AM

Expand Three firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty were honored during a ceremony held annually at Fireman's Park in Evanston on the anniversary of one firefighter's death. The ceremony, hosted by the Evanston Fire Department, in conjunction with the Evanston Police Department and Evanston Firefighters Association Local 742, was meant to honor the lives of fallen Evanston Firefighters Marty Leoni, William Craig, and George Stiles who died in the line of duty. 'This memorial event has become an annual tradition for us, that on this day, July 22, each year, we honor our fallen firefighters, and police officers, those who died while on duty, serving our Evanston community,' Evanston Fire Department Chief Paul J.

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