The community is mourning the loss of a local man that gave countless hours back to people who were in need.
The Washington County Rescue Service confirmed via Facebook that P.J. Shelton passed away today after a bout with brain cancer. Shelton also served as the assistant chief with the Embreeville Fire Department.
The community has shown support for Shelton since his diagnosis. Several fundraisers were created over the months to help Shelton and his family.