Firefighter’s Funeral

Members of the Strasburg Fire Department transport their former fire chief Bill Walton to River View Cemetery on Thursday morning in the department's 1934 antique fire truck following funeral services at Stover Funeral Home. Walton, 87, died Sunday. Rich Cooley/Daily
Strasburg Fire Department member Glenn Mason salutes in front of an American flag held by Strasburg and Woodstock ladder trucks during the funeral procession. Rich Cooley/Daily
Chief Bill Walton's fire helmet rests on the front of the 1934 fire truck outside Stover's Funeral Home in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily
The flag-draped coffin of former Strasburg Fire Chief Bill Walton rests on top of Strasburg's antique fire truck as it passes under the flagged archway of Strasburg and Woodstock ladder trucks on Thursday. Rich Cooley/Daily