Sadly, after a fierce battle against cancer, Markle VFD Chief Melvin “Jimmy” Rearick passed away October 3, 2023. Chief Rearick devoted his life to serving Allegheny Township as a volunteer fire fighter. To honor his memory, firefighters at Markle VFD are holding a spaghetti dinner on Saturday, October 21st from 2 pm to 8 pm. Tickets, which are $10.00, can be purchased at the door. Proceeds from the event will be used to help defray the cost of Chief Rearick’s medical bills. Please join us Saturday night as we give back to a man who gave so much to our community.