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Memorial to be Held for Fallen Firefighter

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The remains of the Ekalaka firefighter who died in the Arizona blaze are back in Montana.

Dustin DeFord's remains were flown into Billings Wednesday and taken to a funeral home in Baker. A Stevenson Funeral Home worker said a procession will be held early Saturday morning from Baker to Ekalaka. The procession will be accompanied by nearly 200 firemen with 40 fire trucks. The procession begins at 8:00 AM. Services will be held at the Carter County High School Gymnasium in Ekalaka at 1:00 PM. Burial will later follow in the Beaverlodge cemetery in Ekalaka.

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