Local businessman carried to final resting place in wrecker processional
The 77-year-old passed away January 15.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- It wasn't a hearse, but a wrecker that carried a local businessman to his final resting place.
A line of wreckers rolled through the streets of Louisville on Monday after the funeral of Jerry Schade, the man who owned Tony's Wrecker Service.
The 77-year-old passed away January 15. His funeral was held at Pearson's in St. Matthews.
A wrecker carried Schade's casket to his burial in Resthaven Memorial Park.
Louisville's oldest wrecker service has been in business for more than 70 years.
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