Wood County Police Memorial Service
The Wood County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #109 held its annual Police Memorial Service on Thursday May 14, 2009, beginning at 12:00 Noon, at the Wood County Court House in Bowling Green. This service paid tribute to those Law Enforcement Officers who have died in the line of duty here in Wood County.
This year, the service paid special tribute to the three Perrysburg Officers who have died in the line of duty. These Officers are:
Marshall Frank Thornton, End of Watch, January 5 1906;
Patrolman Kip Boulis, End of Watch May 31 1976;
and Sgt Robert Schiffman, End of Watch November 1 1978.
Officers from Village, City, County, and State participated in this service. Perrysburg Mayor Nelson Evans was the guest speaker.