Funeral held for Ramapo teacher killed in motorcycle crash
Family, friends and students gathered Saturday to say goodbye to a Ramapo teacher killed in a motorcycle accident on Monday.
Peter Fitzpatrick, 44, was killed when his motorcycle crashed into a minivan while riding on Veterans Memorial Drive in Pearl River.
"Fitzpatrick was an amazing teacher," says said Shadman Islam, a former student. "He loved his students very much, he made learning fun."
Fitzpatrick was a teacher and dean of students at Ramapo High School for 18 years.
He leaves behind a wife and two young children.
Police are still investigating the cause of the accident.
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