A funeral service was held on Tuesday for Porterville Fire Capt. Raymond Figueroa. Figueroa died in the line of duty while fighting a fire that broke out on Feb. 18 at the Porterville Library. He died along with firefighter Patrick Jones. 

Family, friends, and colleagues were present at the church service at St. Mary’s of the Miraculous Parish in Delano. Figueroa's body was later escorted to North Kern Cemetery where he was laid to rest.

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mrdwm1

Time to rename Hwy 65 as the "Figueroa & Jones Hwy?

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