Standing without an umbrella, Tom Heitmann, third from right, laughs while abbot Philip Davey blesses a track named after his son, Marine Capt. Thomas J. Heitmann, during a dedication ceremony at St. Bede Academy on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Peru, Ill.
Standing without an umbrella, Tom Heitmann, third from right, laughs while abbot Philip Davey blesses a track named after his son, Marine Capt. Thomas J. Heitmann, during a dedication ceremony at St. Bede Academy on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Peru, Ill. Armando L. Sanchez TNS
Standing without an umbrella, Tom Heitmann, third from right, laughs while abbot Philip Davey blesses a track named after his son, Marine Capt. Thomas J. Heitmann, during a dedication ceremony at St. Bede Academy on Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Peru, Ill. Armando L. Sanchez TNS

Fallen Marine’s dream to build track is completed by his family and high school

April 25, 2018 10:16 AM