Memorial for fallen Arizona firefighter Anthony Rose held in Zion

July 11, 2013 7:59:58 PM PDT
Family and friends shared their memories Thursday night of Anthony Rose, one of 19 men who died battling a wildfire in Arizona.

A memorial took place in north suburban Zion. Rose grew up in Lake County. He later moved to Arizona and became part of an elite firefighting team, the Granite Mountain Hotshots.

Many firefighters from the Chicago area paid their respects on Thursday night.

One man said it was an emotional service that celebrated Rose's life and his service to others.


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