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Family, friends mourn loss of Sgt. Paul Ferrara, of Yaphank, who recovered victims from the World Trade Center disaster

The family of Sgt. Paul Ferrara, of Yaphank,

The family of Sgt. Paul Ferrara, of Yaphank, says he worked for months helping to recover victims from the World Trade Center disaster (Credit: News 12 )

Friends and family paid their last respects today to an NYPD officer who worked at Ground Zero.

The family of Sgt. Paul Ferrara, of Yaphank, says he worked for months helping to recover victims from the World Trade Center disaster. They say he contracted stage 4 cancer from working at Ground Zero.

Hundreds of New York's finest lined the street in front of Saint Jude's Roman Catholic...

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