WARRENSBURG, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A local community will gather Tuesday to honor the life of local retired NYPD Detective Dennis Murphy.
Friends and family can pay their respects on Tuesday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Alexander Funeral Home in Warrensburg.
Murphy helped identify and sort the remains of first responders of the 9/11 attacks. He died Friday at the Saratoga Hospital after a battle with cancer, linked to his time at Ground Zero.
Following his career he moved from Brooklyn to Warren County. Additional visitation will be held in Brooklyn on Friday.