According to a report from TMZ, Liotta is going to be honored by his home city of Union Township, New Jersey. After all, Liotta was a hometown hero and has many ties to the community.
Liotta grew up in Union Township and graduated from high school there as part of the class of 1973. Mayor Manuel Figueiredo said that the city is looking at a “variety of options” for how to properly honor Ray Liotta.
We’re told, the city is considering naming one of its baseball fields after him, as a nod to his role in “Field of Dreams.” The field they’re looking at is used for youth sports in the area.
Ray Liotta played many iconic roles during his lifetime, including Shoeless Joe Jackson in the classic Field of Dreams movie. Hopefully, however they decide to pay tribute to Ray Liotta will properly honor the legend’s memory.
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