Funeral cortège for ex-firefighter in Welwyn Garden City

PUBLISHED: 14:57 24 April 2018 | UPDATED: 14:57 24 April 2018

Firefighters pay their dutiful respects to ex DCO and Service Chaplain, John Potipher, as his funeral cortège passes, and pauses momentarily outside, Welwyn Garden City fire station this afternoon. Picture: Supplied.

Firefighters pay their dutiful respects to ex DCO and Service Chaplain, John Potipher, as his funeral cortège passes, and pauses momentarily outside, Welwyn Garden City fire station this afternoon. Picture: Supplied.

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Welwyn Garden City firefighters stood on parade to pay their respects to an ex-Service Chaplain during his funeral this afternoon.

Firefighters pay their dutiful respects to ex DCO and Service Chaplain, John Potipher, as his funeral cortège passes, and pauses momentarily outside, Welwyn Garden City fire station this afternoon. Picture: Supplied.Firefighters pay their dutiful respects to ex DCO and Service Chaplain, John Potipher, as his funeral cortège passes, and pauses momentarily outside, Welwyn Garden City fire station this afternoon. Picture: Supplied.

Station Commander Sean Comerford tweeted: “The duty crew, joined by LiFE course students and instructors, pay their dutiful respects to ex DCO and Service Chaplain, John Potipher, as his funeral cortège passes.”

Led by a vintage fire engine it paused momentarily outside Welwyn Garden City fire station.

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