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Funeral services scheduled for Capt. Herbie Johnson

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Funeral services have been announced for a Chicago firefighter who was killed in the line of duty.

Captain Herbert Johnson died Friday after he fought a house fire in the Gage Park neighborhood.

A wake will be held Wednesday from 3-9 p.m. at St. Rita High School. The funeral will be Thursday at St. Rita, as well.

His family asks that Chicagoans make sure they have working smoke detectors -- and hug their children - in his honor.


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