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Former Reading police inspector Fran Drexler laid to rest

Published On: Jul 15 2013 12:28:20 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 15 2013 01:53:29 PM EDT

Fran Drexler funeral


The man who led the criminal investigations division in the Reading Police Department was laid to rest Monday.

A funeral was held Monday for retired Inspector Fran Drexler at St. Francis DeSales Church in Robesonia.

Drexler passed away on Thursday at the age of 62.


He spent 37 years with the department and retired in 2011 as the head of the department's criminal investigations division.