01/31/2011 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Officer Michael Flisk Laid To Rest: 'We Were Lucky To Have Him'

Loved ones and colleagues of fallen police officer Michael Flisk paid their final respects Wednesday afternoon at St. Rita of Cascia Church on the city's Southwest Side.

In front of a packed congregation that included Mayor Richard Daley, police Supt. Jody Weis, colleagues, family and friends, Flisk's daughter, Margaret Flisk, eulogized her father as a hardworking man who strived to give his family everything they needed, who never missed a school or sports function and who enjoyed cars and motorcyles.

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