65th Annual Schuylkill County Firefighter Convention Memorial Service
Sunday August 18, 2019 6:30pm at St. Johns Lutheran Church, 200 Mauch Chunk St., Tamaqua
The Tamaqua Fire Department will be sponsoring a memorial worship service for the Schuylkill County Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths and recently deceased members of the fire companies. Pastor Phyllis Wolford is the host minister of the church. The Reverend Fred Crawford, Chaplain Schuylkill County Firefighter Association, will lead the service. The homily will be delivered by Father William Glosser, Chaplain (ret.) Schuylkill County Firefighter Association.
Firefighters will gather at the TFD aerial garage on Pine Street by 6:15 to process to the church, in parade fashion, being led by a bagpiper. The service will also include the traditional firefighter “Bell Ceremony”.
All firefighters are welcome, dress attire is ‘come as you are’ or firefighters may wear their Class A uniform.
This event is open to the public, everyone is welcome.