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Pallbearers carry Salvatore Montagna’s casket into Our Lady of Pompei church (Nov. 28, 2011)

CTV Montreal

MONTREAL— A few friends and family gathered in Montreal to pay their final respects to a mafia  made man who once led the Bonanno crime family in New York and  followed gunned down members of the Rizzuto Cosa Nostra  clan  to the grave.

The funeral for Salvatore “Sal the Ironworker” Montagna was intimate, with about 70 people Friends of  the Mafia dead man gathered at Our Lady of Pompei Church for an intimate ceremony.

Outside plainclothes police officers were on hand to document the mourners, as happens for any death among those with connections to the mob. read with Video  Here