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Friends, family pay homage to late firefighter Ronald 'Moose' Wentzel in Berks County

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 15 2014 09:07:34 AM CDT

Honoring 'Moose'

SINKING SPRING, Pa. -

Family and friends came together this weekend to pay tribute to a beloved Berks County firefighter who died after a long fight with brain cancer.

69 News was in Sinking Spring Saturday morning for a solemn ceremony honoring Ronald "Moose" Wentzel.

Wentzel's name was added to the borough's Hero's Memorial.

Wentzel served as deputy chief with the Reading Fire Department. He also was a police officer and E-M-T.

He died in January, two years after being diagnosed with brain cancer.