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Fallen firefighter honored with motorcade

Charles City, Iowa – An act of respect Wednesday, honoring a man who served the Charles City Community 

Fire Chief Eric Whipple was among several people who participated in a motorcade to honor long-time firefighter John Carpenter. He died Monday from injuries sustained in an August motorcycle crash.  


Members of the Charles City Fire Department, the North Iowa American Legion Riders and EMT’s escorted Carpenter from Rochester to Hauser-Wisehar Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements are pending.


Chris Berg

Chris was born in Webster City and raised in Charles City. As a young kid, he would always be caught singing along to songs on the radio. He says he's good at karaoke but we think otherwise. ;) In his free time, he enjoys beginning new projects at home and hardly ever finishing them. Chris lives in Charles City with his wife Vicki, daughter Brynlee and son Jaxon.
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