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Funerals Set for 2 Officers Struck, Killed by Commuter Train

Chicago police Officers Conrad Gary, left, and Eduardo Marmolejo (Courtesy of the Chicago Police Department)Chicago police Officers Conrad Gary, left, and Eduardo Marmolejo (Courtesy of the Chicago Police Department)

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department has released funeral arrangements for two officers who were fatally struck by a commuter train while investigating reported gunshots on the city's Far South Side.

The department says Officer Conrad Gary's wake will be 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. Thursday, and his funeral will begin at 9:30 a.m. Friday. The wake for Officer Eduardo Marmolejo will be 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, and his funeral will start at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Both wakes will be at the Blake-Lamb Funeral Home in Oak Lawn, and the funerals at St. Rita of Cascia Shrine Chapel.

The officers died Monday night when they were struck by a train as they were investigating gunfire.


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