The calling hours for Officer Ronald Tarentino and for retired Chief Roger Belhumeur were held on Thursday.
In Auburn, police and fire personnel, Town officials, and a number of residents, lined Oxford St. N., in front of Auburn Police Station as Tarentino’s body was transported from the funeral home in Leicester to St. Joseph’s Church in Charlton, where calling hours and the funeral are being held.
Calling hours for Roger Belhumeur were held yesterday, as well. Town Hall was closed, as was Central St from, Church St. to Mt. View Drive. Traffic was being detoured to Arrowhead Ave. via Church St., or Mt. View.
Both Officer Tarentino and Chief Belhumeur will be laid to rest today. Tarentino’s funeral will be at St. Joseph’s Church in Charlton, his burial services are private. Belhumeur’s funeral will be at North American Martyr’s Church in Auburn, with burial at Hillside Cemetery.