I know you are already aware of the sad news of the Duty Related Death of Firefighter/Engineer Andy Cutting of Skokie, Local 3033. Brother Cutting passed away Friday, January 20th from cancer. Brother Cutting was 54 years old. He is survived by his wife, Karla. On the orders of AFFI President Chuck Sullivan, the AFFI Honor Guard was activated last week. Brother Cutting’s private visitation already took place with his family, friends, and Local. His memorial service is as follows:
Funeral Service with Full Fire Department Honors: Saturday, February 11th, 2023 at 1400hrs at St. Peter Catholic Parish Chapel- 8140 Niles Center Rd., Skokie, IL 60077. Honor Guard members should arrive by 1230hrs. There will be a walking procession from Haben Funeral Home and Crematory, which is across the street from the chapel.
Please plan on attending, and please bring tools and Local flags for the Service. You should plan on being inside and out that day. I know, as always, you will all do Whatever It Takes to Honor, Cherish, Remember, and Salute Brother Cutting, his family, and his Local.