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Photos: Funeral Held For Boston Firefighter Kennedy

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Firefighter Michael Kennedy's casket is carried off a fire truck and toward West Roxbury's Holy Name Church on Thursday. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Firefighter Michael Kennedy’s casket is carried off a fire truck and toward West Roxbury’s Holy Name Church on Thursday. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Firefighter Michael Kennedy’s casket is brought on Engine 33 to West Roxbury’s Holy Name Church on Thursday. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Firefighter Michael Kennedy’s casket is brought on Engine 33 to West Roxbury’s Holy Name Church on Thursday. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Bagpipers march with flags at the funeral for Boston firefighter Michael Kennedy. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Bagpipers march with flags at the funeral for Boston firefighter Michael Kennedy. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

A firefighter carries Michael Kennedy's helmet down the steps of Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

A firefighter carries Michael Kennedy’s helmet down the steps of Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The casket of Michael Kennedy is carried down the steps of the Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The casket of Michael Kennedy is carried down the steps of the Holy Name Church in West Roxbury. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Governor Deval Patrick, Mass. U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch and Attorney General Martha Coakley leave the Holy Name Church. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Governor Deval Patrick, Mass. U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch and Attorney General Martha Coakley leave the Holy Name Church. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Engine 33 passes through down Centre Street on its way to Forest Hills Cemetery. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Engine 33 passes down Centre Street on its way to Forest Hills Cemetery. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Robert Legrand Jr. plays “Danny Boy” on his soprano saxophone in honor of fallen firefighters Michael Kennedy and Lt. Ed Walsh. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Robert Legrand Jr. plays “Danny Boy” on his soprano saxophone in honor of fallen firefighters Michael Kennedy and Lt. Ed Walsh. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

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