An active duty Rockport firefighter passed away after a battle with lung disease, according to Rockport Fire Chief James Doyle.
Doyle said 38-year-old Lietuenant Kris Juncker Jr. passed away Sunday at a Boston hospital, leaving behind his wife Jessica and father Kris Juncker Sr.
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Juncker was with the department for more than 20 years, joining the department at age 18.
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