Services set for Pennsylvania grad student killed in Ohio
This undated photo provided by the Cumer family shows Nicholas Cumer, one of the victims in a shooting at a popular nightlife area in Dayton, Ohio, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. Cumer was a graduate student in the master of cancer care program at Saint Francis University. (Courtesy of the Cumer family via AP)
(Loretto, Pa.) — Funeral services are set for a Pennsylvania graduate student who was killed in a shooting rampage in an Ohio nightclub district.
Nicholas Cumer was among those gunned down early Sunday in Dayton. Nine people were killed and more than two dozen were wounded.
He was a graduate student in the master of cancer care program at Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania.
The 25-year-old was in Dayton as part of his internship with the Maple Tree Cancer Alliance, which strives to improve the quality of life for those with cancer through exercise, nutrition and faith.
A special Mass is being said in his honor Tuesday night at Saint Francis University.
Visitation is set for Thursday and Friday at the Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Home in Washington, Pennsylvania.
A funeral service will be held there at 11 a.m. on Saturday.