Local man killed in Afghanistan to be honored with motorcade
N.Y. -- The remains of law enforcement professional Joseph Morabito will return
to the Capital Region Friday.
He will be
honored in a motorcade from Saugerties to Hunter, N.Y.
was a retired police officer working in Afghanistan as a security contractor
for a private company. He was just days shy of his 55th birthday, when he and 40-year
army Lieutenant Colonel Todd Clark, a CBA grad, and 39-year-old Army Major
Jamie Leonard were killed last Saturday.
for Morabito will be held on both Saturday and Sunday at the Aston-Basagic
Funeral Home in Hunter.
morning there will be a catholic mass at Immaculate Conception Church in Haines
Falls with full military service.