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First Responders' Monument Dedication

September 22, 2019
First United Methodist Church

352 S. Main St.
Crown Point, IN 46307


On this day, as part of our 11 am service, First United Methodist Church will be dedicating a memorial to all first responders in the southwest corner of the church property. This memorial will serve as the first and only memorial to all first responders in Lake County. Present this memorial will be Tim McCarthy, a Police Chief of Orland Park, Illinois, whose name rose to national attention when, as a Secret Service Agent, he sacrificed himself --saving the life of President Ronald Reagan-- in an assassination attempt. Also present will be representatives from Police, Fire and Emergency Management departments from throughout Northwest Indiana.
Please join First United Methodist Church at the dedication of this permanent memorial to those who have chosen to sacrifice themselves for our safety and well-being --  honored First Responders.