Hero NSW volunteer firefighter Geoffrey Keaton is farewelled at emotional ...

Hero volunteer firefighter, 32, who died tackling bushfires is farewelled in an emotional funeral procession - as he leaves behind his fiancee and young son

By Australian Associated Press

Published: 01:59 GMT, 2 January 2020 | Updated: 01:59 GMT, 2 January 2020


A volunteer firefighter killed during the NSW bushfire crisis has been farewelled in an emotional funeral procession involving his fiancee and young son.

Geoffrey Keaton, 32, died when his fire truck rolled while battling the large Green Wattle Creek blaze near the town of Buxton.

Mr Keaton was remembered at a funeral at Pinegrove Memorial Park in Minchinbury on Thursday morning.

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