More Details Emerge on Firefighter Britt's Funeral

4 years 2 months 4 weeks ago Monday, February 24 2014 Feb 24, 2014 Monday, February 24, 2014 5:08:00 PM CST February 24, 2014 in News
By: Andrea Gonzales, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA- A memorial service for Lt. Bruce Britt, a 23-year veteran of the Columbia Fire Department, has been scheduled at The Crossing - 3615 Southland Drive - for Thursday at 10 a.m.

The procession is scheduled to begin at 8:45 a.m. from Memorial Park Funeral Home.

Fire, Law, EMS and Public Safety Departments wishing to participate in the procession or memorial service are requested to please use the following contact information:

• Honor Guards - Lt. Eric Caszatt 573-881-0180

• Pipe and Drums -  Shawn Morris 573-986-8435

• Apparatus - Dana Dixson 573-874-7393

• Personnel - www.MOFireFuneral.org

The apparatus staging area for the procession will be at Cosmo Park - 1615 West Business Loop 70. Signs will direct apparatus to the staging area within the park.

Britt died early Saturday morning in the line of duty, when an MU-owned building collapsed on him as he secured it for residents.

 

 

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