Funeral for Watertown boy swept away in Black River planned for Wednesday

The 5-year old who drowned in the Black River outside of Watertown is now being remembered by friends and family.

Zachary Finley fell into the river Saturday night while fishing. His body was later found at the hydroelectric dam in Glen Park.

47-year old Edward Lee Whitfield III, a family friend, jumped in to save Zachary and has not yet been found.

The funeral for Zachary will be at the Reed and Benoit Funeral Home in Watertown on Wednesday beginning with calling hours at 4 p.m. The funeral will follow at 6 p.m.

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