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QCC Alert to Local Community; Funeral with Full Military Honors Scheduled at the Holy Rosary Church on Fales Street Will Include Gun Shots

Contact: Cherie Ronayne
Office of Institutional Communications
cronayne [at]

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Worcester, MA – January 29, 2014 – Worcester, MA – QCC would like to alert neighbors of the College (in the immediate vicinity of 670 West Boylston Street) that the Holy Rosary Church on Fales Street will conduct a funeral with full military honors on Friday, January 31, 2014. The service will conclude with “Taps” played outside, as well as three to five gun shots at approximately 12:00 noon.   

Neighbors of the College should be aware that the sound of the gun shots may carry and not to be alarmed.

Quinsigamond Community College is the most affordable higher education in Worcester County. As a regional leader in education and workforce development, QCC serves the diverse educational needs of Central Massachusetts by providing affordable, accessible, and high quality programming leading to transfer, career, and lifelong learning.