Celebration of life ceremony set for fire chief

Courtesy: GT Metro

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- Northern Michigan is remembering a fire chief who served the Grand Traverse community for more than 50 years.

Chief Wayne Hanna, who retired as the chief of the Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department in 2006, lost his battle with cancer on Monday.

Chief Hanna's celebration of life will be held at the Grand Traverse Metro Fire Station One on Sunday at 1 p.m. (843 Industrial Circle Traverse City, Mich.)

The family is collecting stories of memories with Wayne and any favorite "Wayneisms". Share what Wayne means to you by emailing for any electronic submission of stories, photos, etc.

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