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Memorial Fund Established for Fallen Firefighter

Capt. Herbert Johnson died last week after battling a fire



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    Herbert Johnson (L) with Fire Commissioner Jose Santiago

    A memorial fund was established Monday to collect donations to assist the family of fallen Chicago fire Capt. Herbert Johnson.

    Johnson died Friday of cardiac arrest after battling a house fire on the city's south side.

    The fund was established at BMO Harris Bank, in partnership with the Ende, Menzer, Walsh & Quinn Retirees', Widows' & Children's Assistance Fund and Chicago Firefighters Union Local 2.

    Donations can also be made online at Donation acknowledgement forms will be generated for all contributions of $250 or more in accordance with the Internal Revenue Service guidelines. Individuals needing tax receipts will be required to use a check.

    Donations can also be made via mail to:

    BMO Harris Bank - Community Affairs Department
    111 W. Monroe
    Chicago, IL 60603