Funeral for slain Massachusetts high school teacher
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 00:45
Oct. 28 - Hundreds turn out for the funeral of Colleen Ritzer, the beloved math teacher allegedly killed by one of her students. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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About one thousand people turned out in Massachusetts for the funeral of murdered Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer.
Mourners lined the steps outside St. Augustine's Church in Ritzer's hometown of Andover, Massachusetts as her casket was carried out following the funeral Mass.
About 400 students from Danvers High attended the funeral.
A 14-year-old student is charged with killing the beloved math teacher in a school bathroom last Tuesday.
The 24-year-old teacher's body was found in the woods behind the school.
Ritzer is survived by her parents, a brother, and a sister.
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