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Electronics Technician 3rd Class Dustin Louis Doyon, 26, from Suffield, Connecticut (Photo: Department of Defense)

SUFFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Latest on a wake for a sailor killed on USS John McCain (all times local):

7:30 p.m.

Hundreds have turned out in Suffield, Connecticut, to honor a 26-year-old sailor killed after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore last month.

The mourners said goodbye to U.S. Navy Electronics Technician 2nd Class Dustin Doyon during calling hours on Monday. Officers directed traffic and escorted shuttles that were taking people to and from the funeral home in the town of just over 15,000 residents.

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A funeral Mass and burial are scheduled for Tuesday.

Hundreds of people, many carrying small flags, lined Main Street on Friday as the hearse carrying Doyon’s body arrived from Bradley International Airport.

Doyon graduated from Cathedral High School in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 2009.

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11:45 a.m.

Hundreds of mourners are expected in Suffield, Connecticut, over the next two days to honor a 26-year-old sailor killed after the USS John McCain collided with an oil tanker near Singapore last month.

Calling hours are scheduled Monday afternoon for U.S. Navy Electronics Technician 2nd Class Dustin Doyon.

A funeral Mass and burial are scheduled for Tuesday.

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Police are closing the road where the funeral home is located Monday and setting up detours in anticipation of traffic problems. Mourners will be shuttled by bus from a local middle school.

Hundreds of people, many carrying small flags, lined Main Street on Friday as the hearse carrying Doyon’s body arrived from Bradley International Airport.

Doyon graduated from Cathedral High School in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 2009.

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