The Philadelphia Fire Department is heartbroken by the loss of Battalion Chief John Garrow, who died in the line of duty after experiencing a medical emergency on Feb. 19. Chief Garrow provided 32 years of dedicated service with the PFD and was last assigned to Battalion 8 at Engine 59 in Nicetown. His obituary is here.

Tuesday, March 12

  • Viewing: 4 to 8 p.m., St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church, 535 Rhawn St., Philadelphia

Wednesday, March 13

  • Procession: Steps off around 8:15 a.m. from Engine 56, 832 Rhawn St., and travels on Rhawn Street to St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church.
  • Viewing: 9 to 11 a.m. at St. Cecilia’s
  • Service: 11:30 a.m. at St. Cecilia’s
  • Interment: 2 p.m. at Washington Crossing National Cemetery, 830 Highland Road, Newtown, PA