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Sachem East football player Joshua Mileto mourned at funeral services

Joshua Mileto — the Sachem High School East football player who died last week after performing a drill involving a log at a training camp — was mourned Monday by his teammates, fellow students, teachers, family and friends at a wake in Medford. A funeral Mass will take place Tuesday at 9:45 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Lake Ronkonkoma followed by a burial at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Coram.

The parents of Joshua Angelo Mileto Angelo and
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Angelo and Sayyida Mileto, the parents of Josuhua Mileto, leave St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Lake Ronkonkoma after their son's funeral Aug. 15, 2017.

Members of the Sachem High School East football
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Members of the Sachem High School East football team hold hands in solidarity as they leave the funeral for their teammate, Joshua Angelo Mileto, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church in Lake Ronkonkoma on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Family, friends and those concern were very emotion
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Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral for Joshua Mileto at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Lake Ronkonkoma on Aug. 15, 2017.

Teammates were very emotional when leaving the funeral
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Sachem High School East football teammates of Joshua Mileto at the funeral for the 16-year-old on Aug.15, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Lake Ronkonkoma.

A group of cheerleaders from Sachem High School
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Sachem High School North cheerleaders gesture wave with five fingers during the funeral procession of Joshua Mileto, whose football jersey was number five, on Aug. 15, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church in  Lake Ronkonkoma.

As Bishop John Barres watches, pallbearers carry the
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As Bishop John Barres watches, pallbearers carry the casket of Joshua Mileto at his funeral at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church in Lake Ronkonkoma on Aug. 15, 2017.

Pall bearers carrying the body of Joshua Mileto,
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Pallbearers carrying the coffin of Joshua Mileto, 16, duringhis funeral Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Lake Ronkonkoma.

Sachem High School football player Joshua Angelo Mileto
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The coffin of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Angelo Mileto is carried up the steps of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ronkonkoma for his funeral Mass on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Sachem High School football player Joshua Angelo Mileto
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Mourners watch as the coffin of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Angelo Mileto is carried up the steps of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ronkonkoma for his funeral Mass on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Funeral services for Joshua Mileto, 16, the popular
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Mourners watch as the coffin of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Angelo Mileto is carried up the steps of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ronkonkoma for his funeral Mass on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Bishop John O'Barres greeting love ones and friends
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Bishop John O'Barres greets mourners before the funeral Mass for Sachem High School East football player Joshua Angelo Mileto at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Lake Ronkonkoma on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017.

Football players, friends, and loved ones gather at
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Family and friends attend the wake for Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto at McManus-Lorey Funeral Home in Medford on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

A mourning football player from Eastport-South Manor High
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A football player from Eastport-South Manor High School wipes away tears after attending the wake for Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto at McManus-Lorey Funeral Home in Medford on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

Sachem Football players gather at the wake to
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Sachem High School East football players gather outside McManus-Lowery Funeral Home in Medford to attend the wake for teammate Joshua Mileto on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

Family handout photo of Joshua Mileto. The11th-grade Sachem
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Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto, 16, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, when a log fell on his head during a preseason football practice session on school grounds in Farmingville, authorities said.

Andrew Wigfall, cousin of Josh Mileto, and his
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Andrew Wigfall, a cousin of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto, and Wigfall’s mother, Angela Aita, hug each other after a news conference in Jericho to remember Mileto on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

Sachem Football players, Friends and loved ones gather
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Sachem High School East football players gather outside McManus-Lowery Funeral Home in Medford to attend the wake for teammate Joshua Mileto on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

Friends and loved ones gather at the wake
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Family and friends gather outside McManus-Lowery Funeral Home in Medford to attend the wake for team member Joshua Mileto on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

Friends and loved ones gather on the football
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Mourners hold a vigil at Hallock Park in East Patchogue hours after the death of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto, 16, who authorities said was killed when a log fell on his head during a preseason football practice session on school grounds in Farmingville on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. 

Friends and loved ones gather on the football
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Mourners hold a vigil at Hallock Park in East Patchogue hours after the death of Sachem High School East football player Joshua Mileto, 16, who authorities said was killed when a log fell on his head during a preseason football practice session on school grounds in Farmingville on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.

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