DENVER, Colo. — A memorial service will be held Friday for a Colorado firefighter who died of a job-related cancer.
Jackson was diagnosed with cancer in 2013. He stepped down from his role as assistant chief of operations for health reasons in August 2019.
A memorial service for Jackson will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Denver First Church on Hampden Avenue. The service is open to the public.
An emergency vehicle procession will follow the memorial. It’s expected to start around 1:20 p.m. The procession will travel from the church to Olinger Chapel Hill Mortuary.
Flags across the state will be lowered to half-staff Friday in honor of Jackson.