Tuesday, his friends and family remembered his life of service. Church died as he was backing his fire truck into the Columbus Volunteer Fire Department station.
The same truck took Church's body to his grave Tuesday afternoon. Fire companies from all over Northwest Pennsylvania turned out to show their support for a man who died doing what he loved.
Church joined the Columbus Volunteer Fire Department in 1992 where he drove fire trucks and worked with fire police.
He also worked for the Corry Fire Department.