Published: May 14, 2012 1:34 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.    This morning Fort Myers Police and the community came together to honor the fallen.
   They held a prayer and candle light vigil  just before  sunrise,  in front of the police memorial on Widman Way,   named after Fort Myers Police Officer Andrew Widman who was killed in the line of duty in 2008.
    They paid tribute to Widman and five other local officers,  as well as two service dogs who made the ultimate sacrifice.