philadelphia's first female firefighter to die in the line of duty. good evening, everyone, i'm karen hepp, joyce craig died on tuesday fighting a fire in west oaklane. our sabina was at today's service. >> ♪ >> black bunting draped over engine 64 as it carried the casket of firefighter joyce craig to the broad street funeral home where thousands gathered to pay their final respects. fire commissioner derrick saw err led the procession, meyer nutter walking with city leaders just behind the engine . >> got hurt on the job, i was one of the last -- i was mad at god that day. >> the funeral project today a crowd spilling out to the street. mayor nutter promoting firefighter craig to lieutenant, in honor her family says the aspiring fire marshall would have loved. craig became the first female firefighter to die in the line every duty in philadelphia history when she was killed tuesday morning, trying to save an elderly woman during a basement fire in west oaklane. >> very personable, very likable. >> retired police officer craig said they share a special bonds. >> we have to count on one another.
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