funeral http://wamc.org en Thousands Mourn At Police Officer's Funeral In Springfield Mass. http://wamc.org/post/thousands-mourn-police-officers-funeral-springfield-mass <p><font size="2">Thousands came out Friday to pay their last respects to a veteran Springfield Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead earlier this week after responding to a domestic dispute..&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief&nbsp; Paul Tuthill reports.<br /><br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Springfield Police Officer Kevin Ambrose was remembered for his fun loving spirit, his sense of humor, athletic prowess and his dedication to family, friends and the citizens of Springfield, whom he served for 36 years.&nbsp;</font></p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 19:44:26 +0000 Paul Tuthill 40694 at http://wamc.org Thousands Mourn At Police Officer's Funeral In Springfield Mass. Two MA Police Officers Being Laid to Rest http://wamc.org/post/two-ma-police-officers-being-laid-rest <p>Two Massachusetts police officers are being laid to rest.</p><p>Funerals for Springfield Officer Kevin Ambrose and Rutland Officer Sean Cooney are being held today.</p><p>Ambrose was shot and killed while investigating a domestic dispute on Monday. His funeral is at St. Catherine of Siena church in Springfield. Ambrose&#39;s pastor from St. Cecilia&#39;s Parish in Wilbraham will conduct the service with Springfield Bishop Timothy McDonnell.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 16:43:12 +0000 40676 at http://wamc.org Two MA Police Officers Being Laid to Rest