Slain police officer is laid to rest

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1 A sign in front of St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul on Tuesday. 
2 Memorial cards were handed out on Tuesday at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul at the visitation of Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. 
3 Patriot Guard members lined Charlton Street in West St. Paul on Tuesday. 
4 A flag flies at half staff as people enter St. Stephen's Lutheran Church on Tuesday. 
5 Sen. Al Franken was among those greeting mourners at the visitation on Tuesday. 
6 Members of the Madison Police Department Honor Guard. 
7 Honor Guard members march at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church on Wednesday. 
8 Gov. Mark Dayton arrives at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church. 
9 The wife and daughters of Scott Patrick enter St. Stephens Church. 
10 Mendota Heights police officers Robert Lambert, left, and John Larrive share their memories of fellow officer Scott Patrick. 
11 Overflow seating fills up at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church on Wednesday. 
12 A Robbinsdale police officer is overcome with emotion. 
13 Law enforcement officers listen to Officer Scott Patrick's funeral from overflow seating at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul, Minn. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. 
14 Officer Scott Patrick's wife Michelle, at right, exits St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul with Patrick's casket. 
15 The casket of Officer Scott Patrick is wheeled out of the church. 
16 Mendota Heights officer John Larrive is comforted. 
17 The procession of Officer Scott Patrick begins outside St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul, Minn. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. 
18 Officer Scott Patrick's wife, Michelle, comforts his 14-year-old daughter Amy. 
19 Officer Scott Patrick's 14-year-old daughter, Amy, watches the procession. 
20 Flags were lined up along Dodd Road in West St. Paul. 
21 Officer Scott Patrick's wife, Michelle, waves to people along the procession route. 
22 Joseph Mikkelson, 4, of South St. Paul, greeted the funeral procession. 
23 People gathered along Dodd Road. 
24 The funeral procession honoring Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick on Dodd Road. 
25 An emotional crowd lined Butler Avenue as the procession honoring Officer Scott Patrick passed by. 
26 The Lee family waits for Officer Scott Patrick's procession across the street from St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul, Minn. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. 
27 A horse-drawn caisson carries Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick's casket into Acacia Park Cemetery Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 in St. Paul. 
28 Family members, including one of Officer Scott Patrick's daughters and his wife, gesture to the crowd gathered for his funeral Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Acacia Park Cemetery in St. Paul. 
29 A horse-drawn caisson carries Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick's casket into Acacia Park Cemetery Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 in St. Paul. 
30 Law enforcement vehicles drive into Acacia Park Cemetery as part of a procession honoring slain Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 in St. Paul. 
31 Law enforcement officer gathered for Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick's funeral salute Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Acacia Park Cemetery in St. Paul. 
32 A riderless horse is led away from the burial ceremony for Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at Acacia Park Cemetery in St. Paul.