Firefighters honored at service

September 28, 2009 12:54:33 PM PDT
Dozens of firefighters gathered to remember their own on Sunday at Rosehill Cemetery.Bagpipes played as the Chicago Fire Department paid tribute to honor department members who died in the last year. The emotional ceremony was the 27th Annual Memorial Service for Chicago Fire Fighters Union, Local No. 2

Fire Commissioner John Brooks spoke at the service. The names of those who have died between September 1, 2008 and August 31, 2009, were read and a bell was rung in remembrance.