Emmitsburg Obituaries

Emmitsburg Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Emmitsburg, MD

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  • Wednesday Oct 31 | via GantDaily.com 

    Local Firefighters Attend National Fallen Firefighte...

    Kneeling, from left, Todd Kling and Kevin Graham Standing, from left, Andrew Smith, Patrick Collins, Eric Smith, Corey Wingate, Taylor O'Dell, Scott Wink, Bill Armstrong, Kyle Stevenson, Gil Stevenson and Steven Smith. What began as a pilgrimage to grieve for a fallen brother is now a promise by firefighters from Clearfield and Lawrence Township to remember the sacrifices of those they lost in the line of duty and to honor the families who were left behind.

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  • Oct 12, 2018 | via KFBB 

    Vaughn Fire & Rescue Volunteer Fire Department h...

    Today you may have noticed fire department's around town having their flag at half-staff. This is because every first weekend of October firefighters across the United States ring a bell at 10 a.m. EST symbolizing those who've fallen while in the line of duty.

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  • Oct 2, 2018 | via The Legal Record 

    Fallen Dolton firefighter earns national tribute

    Lawrence Matthews, who died in the line of duty in June 2017, will be recognized during the 37th National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service on Oct. 7. He is one of 80 firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2017 who will be honored in Emmitsburg, Md. Matthews died after collapsing while assisting during a fire at a mobile home park in Harvey.

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  • Oct 2, 2018 | via FireHouse.com 

    NFFF to Honor Fallen at Annual Ceremony

    The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation is preparing to honor 103 firefighters who have died in the line of duty during the organization's annual ceremony and is providing a wealth of resources to help you be a part of the remembrances. The official ceremony will be held on Sunday, Oct. 7, and pays tribute to the 80 firefighters who died while on duty in 2017 and 23 others who fell in previous years.

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  • Oct 2, 2018 | via Kinston Free Press 

    Kinston Department of Fire and Rescue to hold firefi...

    The Kinston Department of Fire and Rescue and the members of the Lenoir County Firefighters Association will be holding a memorial service for the 80 firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2017 and 23 others who died in previous years. The Memorial Service will be held at the Kinston Fire Station 1, 401 E. Vernon Avenue on Oct. 4. The service will start at 9 a.m. and will last for about a half an hour.

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  • Sep 29, 2018 | via The Decatur Daily 

    Former North Courtland fire chief to be honored at m...

    The former North Courtland fire chief is one of 103 firefighters who will be honored during the 37th National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service in Maryland beginning Friday. Eddie P. Harris died April 21, 2017, of a heart attack a few hours after a fire training session.

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  • Sep 25, 2018 | via Hernando Sun 

    Steven Terry, HCFR

    The U.S. Fire Service will honor a firefighter, who died in the line of duty, from Florida during the 37th National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service on Sunday, October 7, 2018. He is among the 80 firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2017 and 23 firefighters who died in previous years who will be remembered at the official national service at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

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