BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - There was a funeral procession Friday for a long-time employee of two municipal paramedic services.
Lauri Scivicque was carried to her final resting place by an honor guard of several police, fire and ambulance units.
Scivicque had worked in Zachary before coming to Baton Rouge's EMS. She had been a faithful employee in the ranks and was Paramedic of the Year in 1998.
She served on the state commission that certifies paramedics.
Scivicque leaves behind a husband, Brian, and a 6-year-old son. She died at the age of 49 after losing a lengthy battle with cancer.