By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Flags in Westmoreland County will fly at half-staff for a firefighter who passed away.READ MORE: Police Investigating Deadly Late Night Shooting In Homewood
Richard Fry was 77-years-old when he died late last week.READ MORE: Woman Dies After Being Shot In Homewood Early On Monday Morning
Fry served in the Navy in Vietnam and joined the Greensburg Volunteer Fire Department in 1972.
He gave nearly 50 years of service to the department, including serving as President of Hose Company #7.MORE NEWS: PROSPR Now: Pine Richland Volunteer Parent Group Calls District's Response To Sexual Assault Allegations Into Question
Commonwealth flags will fly at half-staff until after his funeral on Wednesday.