Geeseytown Firehall in Frankstown Twp hosts Fireman's Memorial Service
A memorial ceremony was held on January 21, 2013 by the Blair County Allied Firemans Memorial service to "honor those who have departed".
The service was held at the Geeseytown Firehall and honors anyone from a member Fire company of the Alliance who has passed during the previous year. This year 42 persons were honored during the ceremony.
This years ceremony featured songs from the Southern Cove Choir and was attended by numerous firefighters as well as Senator John Eichelberger, ADA Wade Kagarise and County Commisioner Diane Meling.
For more information about the Alliance you can visit the Blair County Allied website.
Here are a few images from the service provided by Jeff Clapper from Keepsake Custom Framing.
John Eichelberger, Ed Franks, Wade Kagarise and Robert Kerns
Southern Cove Choir
Dave Zeek reading names as Bob Kerns rings the bell
Dave Zeek, Leonard Alwine Chaplain, Ed Franks (behind), Diane Meling, Charlie Burk, Bob Kerns and Darrell Bean