Funeral Set for La Salle University Student

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    Funeral arrangements are set for a La Salle University student who was found dead inside his apartment.

    Jhoseph Alfonso Ramirez-Brodeur, a 20-year-old Junior at the school, was found unresponsive inside his apartment on the 5300 block of Chew Avenue around 11:45 a.m. on Friday. He was pronounced dead at 12:05 p.m.

    Police suspect Brodeur died of an overdose, based on preliminary information. However, an official ruling will not be made until an autopsy is completed.

    A visitation will be held for Brodeur on Thursday, May 8, from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston on 854 Washington Street in Holliston, Massachusetts.

    A funeral mass will then take place on Friday, May 9 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Church in Holliston. A burial will follow at the Lake Grove Cemetery.

    On Friday, another mass will be held at 1 p.m. inside the De La Salle Chapel in Jhoseph's memory.

    La Salle University is a private, co-educational Roman Catholic university located in Philadelphia.