The final call for Evansville Police Detective Nathan Schroer was dispatched Saturday night across police radios.
Schroer lost his battle with Leukemia this week.
"Final call on November 19, 2013, Evansville Police Department Detective Nathan Schroer answered his final call. He fought the good fight and has been called home to guard our heavenly streets. Well done, our good and faithful servant. Well done. Evansville Police Department Detective Nathan Schroer, 2 David 113, has completed his Earthly duty and has gone home for the final time."
Thousands attended his funeral early Saturday afternoon at Christian Fellowship Church.
A long police procession then led his body to its final resting place in Oak Hill Cemetery.
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