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PHOTOS: Mahwah Fire Department Honors Fallen Members

The MFD's annual Communion ceremony was Sunday morning

Each year, the Mahwah Fire Department honors the lives of fallen members in a Communion ceremony. Sunday morning, firefighters dressed in uniform gathered at the Company Two firehouse on Island Road, walked to the Church across the street, and held a service in honor of all past MFD members who have passed away.

Members say the Communion ceremony is one of the most moving fire department events of the year.

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Dorothy March 19, 2013 at 02:37 PM
Great photos, thanks for sharing. I am always in the firehouse kitchen helping the Ladies Auxiliary to prepare the breakfast and don't get to observe the memorial service.

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