Hundreds of police from Philadelphia and across the country formed a long blue line outside the funeral home at 52nd and Whitby Avenues in West Philadelphia where a viewing was held for murdered Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III.
Police announced official funeral arrangements have been set for Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III, who was shot and killed last Thursday inside of a GameStop in Philadelphia.
A seemingly endless line of men and women in uniform spanned a massive section of Broad Street for hours on end, waiting to say goodbye to the city’s first fallen female firefighter, Joyce Craig. Some shedding tears, others offer condolences to their comrades.
The viewing for 53-year-old Theresa Hunt was held at the John Stretch Funeral Home in Havertown.
On Tuesday evening, family gathered for a viewing to remember Officer Brad Fox, who was killed last week while on-duty.
Family, friends and hundreds of fellow officers paid their final respects to a Philadelphia Highway Patrol Officer who was killed last weekend by a motorist who was driving in the wrong direction along I-95 north near Cottman Street.
Thousands have paid respects to long-time Penn State coach Joe Paterno in two public viewings. Paterno will be laid to rest today in a private burial.
Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno will be buried Wednesday, and his family has scheduled three days of public memorial events this week.