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It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Engineer John T. Delucchi of IAFF Local 1285 - Las Vegas, Nevada. Brother Delucchi, 54, passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from brain cancer.
The Visitation will be held on Monday, October 28, 2013 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Palm Northwest Mortuary, 6701 North Jones Boulevard, Las Vegas, Nevada 89131, (702) 464-8460. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 10070 Azure Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89149-1382.
TO ALL MEMBERS PARTICIPATING IN THE FOOT PROCESSION
All personnel participating in the procession need to arrive at 0830hrs to the assembly area on W. Regena Ave, between Eula and Conquistador(1615-11). Do your best to carpool due to limited parking. Parking will be on Conquistador to the south of Azure. As you approach Eula on Azure heading westbound you will make a left on Conquistador and park along the side of the street. This will help with keeping all personal vehicles out of the way during procession. After parking head north on Conquistador to assembly area.
Foot procession will assemble on Regena and once ready they will march and line up on Eula (corner of Eula and Azure) facing south awaiting the mechanical procession arrival. Color guards will line up first followed by Honor Guard, Pipes and Drums followed by personnel lined up by rank (Chiefs with dignitaries, Captains, Engineers, FFP/ FF’s and outside agencies) Personnel will line up in rows of 4 personnel wide. The order of the foot procession will assemble as follows:
With Casket Detail On Engine 6 once mechanical procession joins with foot procession
Pipe and Drum
Station 6 Members from A/B/C Platoon
Unified Honor Guard
Chiefs/ Dignitaries/Union Principals
All Department Members
Other Department Members
As mechanical procession approaches Eula, the Color guard will make their way onto Azure due west about 100’. E6 and the family limo will pass the assembled foot procession and stop behind the Color Guard as the foot procession falls in line behind E6 and the family limousines. Foot procession will follow E6 and head west on Azure until procession arrives at the church.
E6 and family limo will stop prior to entering parking lot of the church on Azure. Foot procession will continue by splitting the row of 4 wide, to 2 rows of 2 wide proceeding around the family limo and E6 entering the parking lot on the east side of the church continuing the foot procession around the church to the west. All personnel will stay in 2 rows of 2 around the church, as soon as all foot procession personnel have entered the parking lot personnel will turn and face the center and stand at attention. E6 and the family limo will enter the parking lot to the east of the church between foot procession personnel as personnel salute E6 as it makes its way to the west side of church parking lot. Personnel will continue saluting until Brother DeLucchi has passed them in the procession.
Immediately following the service all personnel need to quickly exit and make their way to Azure Street. Personnel are asked to line up to both north and south side of Azure from the church heading eastbound and stand shoulder to shoulder as E6, with Brother DeLucchi on board head east on Azure, a Final salute will take place until E6 has passed personnel. All personnel are dismissed once E6 and family limo head north on Grand Canyon.