Peabody, MA 122911 Madison Conrad (Cq), 12 (left), Tyler Conrad (cq), 13, and Lisa Roberts (cq), all from Peabody hold a sign during the wake of fallen Peabody firefighter James M. Rice at the Conway Cahill- Brodeur Funeral Home in Peabody on December 29, 2011. (Essdras M Suarez/ Globe Staff)/ MET