Firefighters gather to honor a hero


Members of several local emergency agencies stand at attention in the rain Wednesday afternoon at the funeral for former Delaware Fire Chief Wilbur Bills at St. Mary’s Cemetery on South Sandusky Street. Bills was the fire chief between 1957 and 1980, and passed away Saturday at the age of 89. A procession of emergency vehicles was led from St. Mary’s Church to the cemetery Wednesday morning.

Members of several local emergency agencies stand at attention in the rain Wednesday afternoon at the funeral for former Delaware Fire Chief Wilbur Bills at St. Mary’s Cemetery on South Sandusky Street. Bills was the fire chief between 1957 and 1980, and passed away Saturday at the age of 89. A procession of emergency vehicles was led from St. Mary’s Church to the cemetery Wednesday morning.


Members of several local emergency agencies stand at attention in the rain Wednesday afternoon at the funeral for former Delaware Fire Chief Wilbur Bills at St. Mary’s Cemetery on South Sandusky Street. Bills was the fire chief between 1957 and 1980, and passed away Saturday at the age of 89. A procession of emergency vehicles was led from St. Mary’s Church to the cemetery Wednesday morning.

Members of several local emergency agencies stand at attention in the rain Wednesday afternoon at the funeral for former Delaware Fire Chief Wilbur Bills at St. Mary’s Cemetery on South Sandusky Street. Bills was the fire chief between 1957 and 1980, and passed away Saturday at the age of 89. A procession of emergency vehicles was led from St. Mary’s Church to the cemetery Wednesday morning.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/40/2016/02/web1_Funeral.jpgMembers of several local emergency agencies stand at attention in the rain Wednesday afternoon at the funeral for former Delaware Fire Chief Wilbur Bills at St. Mary’s Cemetery on South Sandusky Street. Bills was the fire chief between 1957 and 1980, and passed away Saturday at the age of 89. A procession of emergency vehicles was led from St. Mary’s Church to the cemetery Wednesday morning.