Ex-Chief McEvoy, of DeKalb, Dead
Michael H. McEvoy, who retired in July as Chief of the De Kalb, Ill., Fire Department, died at the age of fifty-nine. He had been in poor health for a year. Early in the year he was given a leave of absence but he returned to duty in June. In July he again suffered a relapse and was pensioned on his own request. He was the first member to be placed on the pension list. Chief McEvoy had been a member of the department for over forty years, and was appointed Chief in 1912. He is survived by three brothers and two sisters.