Chopper pilot Leonberger laid to rest

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Friends and family of Pima County Sheriff's helicopter pilot Loren Leonberger gathered Thursday evening for a private vitiation at Bring's Broadway Chapel on the east side.

Leonberger, a civilian employee of the sheriff's department, died Monday while scouting locations for a new radio tower on waterman peak. Three other men were hurt.

And a public funeral was held at 10 A.M. Friday at Calvary Chapel east on Speedway at Camino Seco.