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Ceremony Held for Ekalaka Firefighter

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An Ekalaka firefighter who died battling a blaze that killed 19 in Arizona was laid to rest.

Dustin DeFord's remains were flown into Billings on Wednesday, and then remains were taken to a funeral home in Baker. A Stevenson Funeral Home worker said a procession was held in the morning. The service was accompanied by several firefighters. Services got underway at the Carter County High School Gymnasium. Burial followed in the Beaverlodge Cemetery in Ekalaka.