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James LaGuardia, Ross Township shooting victim, to be remembered in native New York

Published On: Aug 09 2013 02:29:34 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 09 2013 04:25:56 PM CDT

A funeral service will be held Tuesday for one of the three men who was shot and killed in a shooting at a municipal meeting in Monroe County on Monday.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -

A funeral service will be held Tuesday for one of the three men who was shot and killed in a shooting at a municipal meeting in Monroe County on Monday.

James LaGuardia will be remembered during a service in Staten Island, N.Y.

LaGuardia, 64, a Brooklyn native, was killed when police said Rockne Newell opened fire on a meeting of the Ross Township supervisors.

Family and friends describe LaGuardia as a man of deep faith and an "easy-to-befriend family man."