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Images: Funeral for fallen firefighter Ron 'Moose' Wentzel

Published: Jan 17 2014 11:31:50 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 17 2014 02:59:04 PM EST

Thousands of family, friends and fellow firefighters have gathered to bid farewell to Ron "Moose" Wentzel, a deputy chief with the Reading Fire Department who lost his battle with brain cancer last week.

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Family, friends and fellow firefighters gather at Pleasant View Cemetery to pay their respects to Ron "Moose" Wentzel.

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