05/02/13 99 W, 1 I - + 4 - 1 Sculptor of North Carolina Fallen Firefighter's Memorial Passes Away

The News  & Obsever yesteday reported on the passing of Carl Regutti, 77, the local sculptor whose work in bronze included the North Carolina Fallen Firefighter's Memorial at Nash Square. Among his other best-known work was a nine-foot tall sculpture of the horse Aristides, winner of the first Kentucky Derby. Regutti died Tuesday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He's survived by his wife Grace, four children, and twelve grandchildren. Read the entire story, or see this FireNews story for funeral arrangements.

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