Helicopters on South Shore part of salute at hero cop Kelly Korchak’s funeral

A funeral for two-time Staten Island Advance “Cop of the Month” Police Officer Kelly Korchak was held in Staten Island today. Officer Korchak died of World Trade Center-related illness at the age of 38, reports Mira Wassef in the Staten Island Advance.

Three NYPD helicopters flew over Holy Child Church during her funeral.

Officer Korchak was a rookie in 2001.

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