West Virginia University’s Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity, Lambda Omicron Chapter, will ring the bell from the armored cruiser U.S.S. West Virginia at noon Friday, Jan. 16, in remembrance of WVU students Daniel Earl and Charles Ulrich.
Earl, of Leesburg, Va., died Dec. 9 from injuries received in a Dec. 4 automobile accident.
Ulrich, of Wellsburg, died Saturday, Jan. 10, in a car crash along Interstate 79 in Greene County, Pa.
Anyone who would like to speak at the memorial service should contact Alpha Phi Omega at 304-293-3071 or Memorial Bell Ringing Coordinator, Cody Ford, at 304-292-4270.
WVU has officially recognized Alpha Phi Omega’s Student Memorial Bell Service Tradition. The bell, commissioned in 1905, will be rung in salute. All members of the University community are welcome to attend.