Catasauqua Press

Monday, August 20, 2018
At Charotin Hose Company No. 1, Erik J. Hirner’s firefighting gear is displayed at the North Catasauqua station. Hirner, 38, of Catasauqua, died May 27, 2018, at Reading Hospital & Medical Center as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Services were held June 3 and 4.Press photos by Dennis Wetherhold Jr. At Charotin Hose Company No. 1, Erik J. Hirner’s firefighting gear is displayed at the North Catasauqua station. Hirner, 38, of Catasauqua, died May 27, 2018, at Reading Hospital & Medical Center as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Services were held June 3 and 4.Press photos by Dennis Wetherhold Jr.
Above: A Charotin firetruck takes part in the procession for Hirner, held May 31 throughout the area. Above: A Charotin firetruck takes part in the procession for Hirner, held May 31 throughout the area.
A Reading Fire Department emergency vehicle leads the procession into North Catasauqua. A Reading Fire Department emergency vehicle leads the procession into North Catasauqua.
Left: Hirner was a part-time firefighter for the North Catasauqua fire department. Left: Hirner was a part-time firefighter for the North Catasauqua fire department.

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