Press Release for Monroe Charter Township Fire Department
Captain Joseph Michael Liedel
E.O.W. August 23, 2020
All services to be held at:
Merkle Funeral Service, North Monroe
2442 North Monroe Street
Monroe, Michigan 48162
Public Gathering for Family and Friends
Sunday, August 30, 2020 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Emergency Services Ceremonial Walk-Through
Monday, August 31, 2020 at 11:30am
Monday, August 31, 2020 12:00pm
Following Walk-Through, firefighters will exit the facility and have outdoor seating available behind the facility under the tent or may remain with their apparatus.
Apparatus Procession for Graveside Services
Procession will follow to Roselawn Memorial Park, 13200 South Dixie Highway, LaSalle, Michigan 48145 where the Last Alarm and Bell Services will take place.
All Apparatus and Emergency Services Vehicles should arrive between 9:30am and 11:00am on Monday, August 31, 2020. Agency vehicles will be staged at the North Monroe Street Church of God
Mountain Assembly, 2393 North Monroe Street, Monroe, Michigan 48162, directly across from Merkle Funeral Service. To allow for sufficient planning attending agencies bringing equipment are requested to please RSVP Merkle Funeral Service at (734) 384-5185.
Due to the COVID 19 pandemic and Michigan State Mandates, guests will be limited in number, temperatures will be taken, and face coverings will be required for entry to the facility.