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Former Pburg police officer to be laid to rest Friday

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Nov 07 2012 06:00:00 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 09 2012 11:05:17 AM CST

Phillipsburg's finest will say a final farewell to one of their own Friday.

PHILLIPSBURG, Pa. -

Phillipsburg's finest will say a final farewell to one of their own Friday.

A funeral with full police honors will be held for former Patrolman Bob Amey.

He lost his battle with cancer this week.

Some 50-100 officers from New Jersey and Pennsylvania are expected to attend the funeral.

It gets underway Friday morning at 10:30 at Saint Mary's Church at 830 Fifth Avenue in Alpha, N.J..

Amey will be buried in the cemetery adjacent to the church.