Mourners remember LI boxer Patrick Day

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Family and friends said farewell today to the Long Island boxer who died after being knocked out in a fight.

Patrick Day died from a brain injury following a bout in Chicago earlier this month.

There was a steady stream of mourners at the wake services for Day at Word of Life Ministries in his hometown of Freeport.

Day was a former New York Golden Gloves champion and an alternate on the 2012 U.S. Olympic team.

Day's funeral is Saturday morning.

He'll then be buried at Greenfield Cemetery in Uniondale.

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