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Kempton Fire Co. having benefit

Thursday, May 25, 2017 by Debra Palmieri dpalmieri@tnonline.com in Local News

The Kempton Fire Company is accepting monetary donations for Deputy Chief Ethan Kunkel.

Ethan was diagnosed with leukemia and is undergoing treatment.

To contribute, contact Fire Chief Matt Brett at 610-972-5180 or Courtney Loeb at 484-269-3490.

Checks can be made payable to Kempton Fire Company Firefighter Support.

On June 9, the Kempton Fire Company firefighters will be hosting a benefit dinner, comedy show and live auction at the Kempton Fire Company banquet hall.

The event is 21 and older. One hundred percent of the proceeds from the event will go directly to the Kunkel family. Tickets are $50 per person and will be reserved seating with a limited number of tickets.

Doors open at 6 p.m. with cash bar and appetizers. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

For more information or to purchase tickets contact Courtney Loeb at 484-269-3490.

Firefighters are also collecting donations for the family of Patrick Florkowski, son of Kempton Fire Company Truck Crew members Jessica and Rich Florkowski.

Patrick was enjoying the day at an MDA fundraiser when he suffered a fall and subsequent complications.

He is currently recovering in Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.