Bethlehem Fire Department holds memorial service for fallen comrades

Published: Oct 09 2013 05:04:19 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 09 2013 05:43:40 PM EDT

Local firefighters came together to honor their fallen brothers and sisters Wednesday morning.

The Bethlehem Fire Department held its annual memorial service at Memorial Station on West Broad Street.

The service honors past and present firefighters who have died in the past year.

Firefighters who have gone above and beyond their normal duties were also honored.

The event also recognizes citizens who assisted the fire department in some way.