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Funeral for veteran killed on highway
Brocton, N.Y. - Funeral services will be held today for a veteran and local gay-rights activist killed in a highway accident last week.
Darren Manzella, 36, died last Thursday when he was hit by an SUV while pushing his car along Route 490.
Manzella was a Sergeant in the Army and known for publicly criticizing the military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy.
Manzella worked at the Veterans Crisis Center at the Canandaigua V.A.
He will be buried in Chautauqua County with full military honors.