by SC Reporter Wendy McMullen
City Council proclaimed May 6 as Sergeant Anthony Neri Memorial Day in honor of his seven years service with the Sanibel Police Department at Tuesday’s council meeting.
Sergeant Neri was remembered for his bravery, dedication and loyalty to his family, friends, fellow officers and the Sanibel Community. He passed away during a training exercise while on duty on May 6, 2019.
Pictured from left to right are Council member Dr, Scott Crater, Vice Mayor Mike Miller, Mayor Richard Johnson, Sergeant Neri’s widow, Deb Neri, and council members Holly Smith and John Henshaw.