BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra spoke Monday at the funeral for Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell, who died in the line of duty Oct. 7, 2014.
“I’ve been thinking a lot about what a close community we really are. I spent time with Kevin’s family. They were very close. I can tell by the pictures around me and speaking with those who knew him, he was a very special person.
Kevin Bell was born in Hartford. He was a graduate of Weaver. He went to high school with some of the members of the City Council.
He worked in the public schools before becoming a firefighter. He was friends with so many who lived within Hartford. He was a member of our community.”
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