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Funeral Home Donates Memorial Flag For Pittsfield Firefighter Funerals

At Anthony Simeone's funeral the procession traveled down Columbus Avenue where outside of Fire Department headquarters trucks were pulled out and firefighters were giving a final salute. The department provides honor guard at the wake and funeral, has trucks in the procession, and sounds a final alarm for former members of the department who died. Simeone had been a firefighter for 18 years and after he retired from the department in 1982, he continued to work closely with the Fire Departmen

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