Woodlawn Memorials was hired by the Boston Fire Department to create a statue of St. Florian to honor Father Dan Mahoney outside St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church in Charlestown. The 5-foot granite statue is of St. Florian, the patron saint of firefighters, a fitting symbol for Mahoney, a man who has dedicated more than 50 years of his life helping firefighters.

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