Lincoln Park Police Department says sergeant that served the community since 2008 has passed away

Posted at 11:58 AM, Feb 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-18 11:58:25-05

LINCOLN PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) — Lincoln Park Police Department announced Thursday that Sgt. John Stearns passed away.

According to their Facebook post, Stearns has served the Lincoln Park community since 2008.

Visitation for Stearns will take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. and the funeral service at 7 p.m. at Resurrection Church.

Stearns family asks that donations be made to the Michigan Human Society or the Officer Down Memorial in honor of the sergeant's memory.