Funeral arrangements made for Boston firefighters


By: Dee DeQuattro

Twitter: @Deedequattro


Memorials have been planned for two Boston firefighters killed in a massive fire last week.

Lt. Edward Walsh, 43, and firefighter Michael Kennedy, 33, will be laid to rest this week after losing their lives in a 9-alarm fire on Beacon Street in Boston.

Lt. Walsh's wake will be held from 3-8 p.m. at St. Patrick's Church in Watertown. His funeral us set fro Wednesday at St. Patrick's Church.

Calling hours for Michael Kennedy will be held at P E Murray Funeral Home in West Roxbury. The funeral is set for Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Holy Name Church in West Roxbury.

Governor Deval Patrick has ordered flags at half-staff beginning at sunrise on Wednesday until sunset on Thursday in order to honor the firefighters.

(C) WLNE-Tv 2014