BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Shawn Bell, Jr., the nephew of fallen Hartford Firefighter Kevin Bell, reads cards from his classmates and teacher at the funeral of his uncle.
Shawn is a fifth grade student in Windsor, and his classmates wanted to do something special for him. One card read:
To Shawn and his family; words can not tell how sorry I am. Your uncle must have been so special to you and your family. The men in his department have truly lost a hero. Please take time to heal and I’ll help you as much as possible.
Another card read:
Shawn; at least your uncle is in a better place now.
And another read:
“Dear Shawn; I’m sorry for what happened to your uncle Kevin Bell but you should know that he is with you all the time.”
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