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Funeral Ends, Procession Begins to Cemetery for Cold Spring Officer Tom Decker [AUDIO]

The hearse used to carry the body of Officer Tom Decker on a procession through Central Minnesota to his gravesite.
Jim Maurice, WJON News

COLLEGEVILLE — Funeral services for slain Cold Spring Police Officer Tom Decker have ended.

Officials say some 3,200 people — many of them police officers — attended the services both at St. John’s Abbey Church and at a overflow areas set-up nearby.

WJON’s Jim Maurice filed this report after the funeral.

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And Maurice updated us on the procession of hundreds of vehicles that will travel from Collegeville to Richmond, Cold Spring and finally to the St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery.

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WJON’s Abby Faulkner is at the St. Nicholas Catholic Cemetery and updates us on the scene there.

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Officers line-up at the funeral of Officer Tom Decker
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Officer Tom Decker's Funeral Procession Begins
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Squad cars depart in procession to cemetery for burial of Officer Tom Decker
Jim Maurice, WJON News

FULL COVERAGE: Officer Tom Decker's Funeral and Death Investigation

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