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Funeral to be held for Easton volunteer firefighter killed during Sandy

EASTON, CT (WFSB) -

A funeral service will be held Saturday for the Easton volunteer firefighter killed in the line of duty during Hurricane Sandy.

Russell Neary, 55, died Monday when a tree crashed onto his fire truck while working to clear storm debris.

Neary was a 13-year member of the Easton Fire Department.

He is survived by his wife and two daughters.

His service will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Notre Dame Catholic Church on Morehouse Road in Easton.

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