Tyler Doohan was the 8-year-old boy who died in a fire after rescuing six relatives when he ran back into the burning mobile home to try and save his disabled grandfather.
Sadly, they both died in the fire.
Tyler is a true hero, sacrificing his life for the ones he loved, soo he is being given the honors he absolutely deserves: a firefighter’s funeral.
The Penfield Fire Company had an honor guard standing by Tyler’s remains during calling hours since Monday.
After a church service for Tyler today, the fire company’s chief is going to declare Tyler an honorary firefighter and give his family a special fire helmet with his name on it.
The chief said: