Firefighter killed in tractor accident laid to rest

Pleasant Hall Fire Company volunteer firefighter Ronald Keefer, Sr. was laid to rest on Friday afternoon at the Parklawn Cemetery in Chambersburg.

Keefer died in a tractor accident Saturday, October 5, at his home on Mountain Road in Letterkenny Township.

Family members, friends and volunteer emergency personnel were in attendance at the gravesite. The funeral procession passed under an arch with an American Flag at the entrance to the cemetery.

He was given a last call with the sounding of pager tones and the ringing of a bell. Fellow volunteers saluted the flag-draped casket as it passed.

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