Funeral held for local man killed in Afghanistan - NEWS10 ABC: Albany, New York News, Weather, Sports

Funeral held for local man killed in Afghanistan

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The funeral for Joseph Morabito, killed in an attack in Afghanistan was held Monday in Greene County.

Morabito was a civilian contractor and navy veteran training afghan forces. He was killed along with Lieutenant Colonel Todd Clark, of Albany, and Lieutenant Colonel Jamie Leonard, of Warwick.

A mass was held this morning for him in Haines Falls with full military honors. He was honored with a motorcade Friday and two services on Saturday and Sunday.

Services for Leonard will be held downstate at West Point Cemetery on Thursday.

Powered by WorldNow
341 Northern Boulevard
Albany, NY 12204
+(518) 436-4822
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WTEN. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.