ROBESONIA, Pa. -

The man who led the criminal investigations division in the Reading Police Department was laid to rest Monday.

A funeral was held Monday for retired Inspector Fran Drexler at St. Francis DeSales Church in Robesonia.

Drexler passed away on Thursday at the age of 62.

He spent 37 years with the department and retired in 2011 as the head of the department's criminal investigations division.