bob meyers ub firefighterHOWELL, NJ – Monmouth County will hold a memorial service at the Monmouth County Fire Academy, 1027 Highway 33 East, Howell, at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5 to honor Robert C. Meyer of Union Beach Fire Co. #1 who made the ultimate sacrifice while fighting a 4-alarm fire on June 8, 2014.

County officials will join firefighters from around MonmouthCounty to remember Robert C. Meyer and the 44 men and women who have lost their lives in the line of firefighting duty, and congratulate those who were awarded citations for bravery this past year.

Remarks will be made by Fire Marshal Henry Stryker III and Freeholder John P. Curley.