Funeral Held This Morning

Slain Officer Honored, Remembered

By Peter Neumann
By Kila Peeples

September 14, 2012

FENTON, Mi. (My TV20 News at Ten) --- Friends and colleagues stood in a steady rain to enter this morning's funeral at St. John's Catholic Church in Fenton for slain West Bloomfield Police Officer Patrick O'Rourke.

He was killed Sunday night during a stand-off with police at a home on Forest Edge Lane in West Bloomfield.

O'Rourke was shot and killed Sunday night by Ricky Coley, who later took his own life. Coley had barricaded himself in a house on Forest Edge Lane in West Bloomfield.

To Make Donations Per The Officer Patrick O'Rourke Facebook Page:

A trust fund has been set up for the children of Pat and Amy. Checks may be made to Officer Patrick O'Rourke Family Trust. They can be dropped of at any Bank Of America branch. Thank you for the continued love and support.

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