From the Desk of
Dennis P. Fitzgerald
Knights of Columbus
St. Michael the Archangel
Chicago Police Council #12173
#773-934-8961 cell, text, voice
Greetings Police and Fire Communities, City and Suburbs
On December 1st, 1958, the tragic loss of 95 lives occurred at Our Lady of Angels school here in Chicago one of the worst school fires in U.S. History … on Friday December 1st, 2023 there will be a mass of remembrance commemorating the 65th year of this horrific tragedy.
Services will be at Holy Family Church, just west of Saint Ignatius College Prep … at 1114 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, Illinois at 6:00pm, doors open at 4:30pm, parking adjacent to the church.
The celebrant for the mass will be Chicago Fire Department Chaplain Fr. William McFarland and services will commence with the Chicago Fire Department Color Guard.
All are welcome to attend please spread the word.