Funeral held for Southwick sailor

Tanner Brach was a graduate of Southwick Tolland Regional High School

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SOUTHWICK, Mass. (WWLP) – Family and friends paid their respects to a Navy sailor from Southwick Wednesday morning, who died while serving in California.

Photo courtesy Southwick Police Department

A funeral mass was held for 24-year-old Tanner Brach at Our Lady of the Lake Church in Southwick.

Brach passed away at his home in San Diego last week from an unknown medical condition.

He enlisted in the Navy in 2011, shortly after graduating from Southwick Tolland Regional High School.