Memorial service held for fallen Lakeland police officer

Polk County

LAKELAND, Fla. (WFLA) – The Lakeland Police Department is holding a memorial service Tuesday for fallen Officer Kenneth Foley.

The memorial service is being held at the First Baptist Church at the Mall, located at 1010 East Memorial Blvd. The public is welcome to attend. The family just asks that no filming or photography take place inside the church.

Burial services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery immediately after church services. The procession is expected to leave the church between 2:15 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

The 57-year-old officer died while he was on duty last week. Foley spent 29 years with the Lakeland Police Department and served eight years in the Marines Corps.

He is survived by his wife and two daughters.

LATEST POLK COUNTY NEWS:

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

get the app

News App

Weather App

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss