CHICAGO (CBS) — Family and friends took the time Saturday to celebrate the life of a former state trooper who was murdered a week earlier.
Hundreds showed up at Rock of Ages Baptist Church in Maywood to pay their respects to Greg Rieves.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Illinois, 1-3 Inches Possible
Many of his colleagues in law enforcement attended the services.READ MORE: Bradley Police Officer Tyler Bailey Shot In The Line Of Duty Moved From ICU To Standard Care According To Statement From Family
Rieves worked for Illinois State Police for 25 years before retiring last year.
He was fatally shot last Friday at a cigar lounge in Lisle. He and several others were watching television when the shots were fired.MORE NEWS: Retired Kenosha Police Officer Found Dead After Being Reported Missing For a Week
Lisa McMullan, 51, is accused of killing Rieves and injuring two other troopers. Police are still not clear on the motive. McMullan died when she turned the gun on herself.