A Remembrance Ceremony was held on Thursday for fallen Oneida County Sheriff's Deputy Kurt Wyman.

The ceremony and wreath laying took place in front of the Kurt B Wyman Law Enforcement Building in Oriskany.

Wyman was shot and killed in the line of duty on June 7th, 2011.

State Senator Joseph Griffo has announced $200,000 in state funding that will go toward efforts to honor Wyman.

The funding will go toward the construction of the Deputy Kurt B. Wyman Memorial Park on Judd Road in Whitesboro.

Dave Smith, WIBX
Dave Smith, WIBX