Thousands of firefighters are paid their final respects to Michael Kennedy Thursday in West Roxbury.
The adoration came from even the smallest members of the West Roxbury community where Kennedy’s funeral was held at Holy Name church.
Thousands of firefighters from across the country and overseas came to Watertown to pay their final respects to a Boston firefighter who was killed with a colleague in a nine-alarm fire in the Back Bay last week.
Hundreds of mourners paid their final respects today to a Peabody firefighter who died in the line of duty last week.
Methuen firefighter Robert George is being laid to rest Tuesday.