BROCKTON (CBS) — A whole lot of persons are anticipated to fill the Brockton Excessive Faculty auditorium Friday for the general public funeral for Mayor Invoice Carpenter.
Carpenter died out of the blue July three after he was discovered unresponsive in his SUV exterior the Arnone Faculty the place he simply dropped off his grandson for a summer time program. He was 62 years previous.
Plymouth County District Lawyer Tim Cruz stated the medical expert will decide the precise explanation for dying, however foul play isn’t suspected. The mayor’s chief of workers Nick Giaquinto stated Carpenter had a cardiac catherization not too long ago and had two stents put in.
Carpenter was elected again in 2013 and had simply launched a re-election marketing campaign for a fourth time period.
He leaves behind his accomplice Juli Caldwell, six youngsters and 6 grandchildren. The mayor had lived in Brockton for 32 years.
A whole lot of mourners got here to Brockton Metropolis Corridor Thursday the place Carpenter’s physique laid in state exterior the mayor’s workplace.
Carpenter can be buried in a non-public service Monday.