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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

memorial T-shirts to go on sale

LATROBE, PA — Ligonier Township police Lt. Eric Eslary was well-known throughout the Ligonier Valley for his commitment to helping others. Whether it be as a K-9 police officer, a fireman or just a guy who grew up in Ligonier and knew no strangers, become something of the face of the community. Eslary lost his life tragically in accident May 5 and the outpouring of sympathy and support has been overwhelming. It has been the intention of his widow, Mary Beth, that whatever is done will be done in a way that honors his memory. It is traditional in the police community that when an officer is killed, an “End of Watch” t-shirt is done. In this case, Eric and Mary Beth had designed a shirt a couple years ago to help benefit the K-9 program in Ligonier. - See more at: