The roar of sirens and engines gave way to the wail of bagpipes and the thunder of bass drums.
Eyes watered, but not from smoke.
Shined shoes and dress blues replaced soiled boots and water-soaked jackets.
All this, as hundreds of firefighters from across Pennsylvania and as far away as Boston, Toronto, Kentucky and Chicago gathered to bid a formal farewell to fallen York City firefighters Ivan Flanscha, 50, and Zachary Anthony, 29.
– PUB DATE: 3/29/2018 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: PennLive