Luke Sheehy to be honored at Sunday’s National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service
Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 — Luke Sheehy, of Susanville, will be one of 107 fallen firefighters to be honored at the 2014 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service, which is this Sunday, Oct. 12. The service begins at 10 a.m. (EDT) at the National Fire Academy in Emmitsburg, Maryland and the event is open to the public. Live streaming information — including satellite coordinates — is available at media.firehero.org.
Additional information on Sheehy’s service is available at firehero.org/fallen-firefighter/luke-d-sheehy/.
This annual tribute is sponsored by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s U.S. Fire Administration. More than 5,000 people are expected to attend, including members of Congress, senior-level federal officials and other dignitaries, members of the fire service and families, friends and co-workers of the fallen firefighters.