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We mourn the passing of our brothers. May they rest in peace.

Recent Funerals

Updated 12/25

 Firefighter Otto Stemwede passes away December 25th.

He was retired. Otto worked in Engine 152, 212, 53 and Squad 9.


Firefighter Walter Dolinger passed away December 24th.

He was retired. Walter worked in Ladder 78


Firefighter Michael Del Grosso passed away on December 14th.

He retired in1998. Michael worked in Engine 158.


Firefighter James Bollacrt passed away December 12th

He retired in 190. James worked in Engine 246 and Ladder 169.


Captain Nicholas Giannatasio passed away December 3rd.

He retired in 1975. Nicholias workrf in Ladder 131


Battalion Chief John Downes passed away December 2nd

He served 42 years. John worked in Battalion 7

 FDNY Retirees Staten Island Division   

 Brothers Who Answered Their Last Alarm   

 May They Rest In Peace   



     Firefighter Jack Baird Engine 158 October 29th  

Firefighter Frank Lattuga Ladder 82 1982  

Firefighter Edward Hemsworth  1973  

Firefighter James Dunn Ladder 86 October 23rd  

Firefighter Dam Miller Ladder 83 October 13th  

Lieutenant Ronald Biller Engine 151 September 18th  

Firefighter James Fisher Ladder 81 September 16th  

Firefighter Arthur Iannese Fire Investigation September 15th   Firefighter Eugene Bisigano Ladder 148 September 10th  

Lieutenant Dan Twomey Engine 151 September 9th  

Firefighter Michael Moyle Ladder 82 September 1st  

Firefighter Edward Matusiak Ladder 83 August 24th.  

Captain Arthur Van Nostrand  August 18th  

Firefighter Richard Ares Didtrict Office 8 August 8th    

Firefighter Charles Opalecky  August 8th    

Firefighter Joseph Brennan  August 4th  

Firefighter Anthony Ponilione July 26th  

Lieutenant Edward Conway  Engine 161 July 5th  

Firefighter John Mondello Engine 160 May 16th  

Firefighter John Blomquist Ladder 78 May 16th  

Firefighter Kevin Mooney Engine 28 May 7th  

Firefighter Robert Landau Engine 14 April 24th  

Firefighter Bruce Smolka Battalion 22 April 6th  

Firefighter Michael Mezzacapa  March 27th  

Firefighter Joseph Dolce  March 23rd  

Lieutenant Anthony Dellechiale Engine 167 March 19th  

Captain John Schwall  March 7th  

Firefighter Edward Grush Engine 13 March 3rd  

Firefighter Thimoty Fiore Ladder 87 February 9th  

Firefighter Paul Quick Ladder 85 February 2nd  

Firefighter Aldo Saranella  January 19th  

Firefighter Geroge Bruni Engine 309 January 8th  

Firefighter Edward Manedkl Engine 158 January 6th  

Firefighter Frank Fontaino Engine 155 December 12th   

Firefighter Jeffery Wallen Engine 8 November 26th  

Leutenant Richard Doody Ladder 84 November 23rd  

Lieutenant Vincent Cavalieri Engine 154 November 19th  

Firefighter Frank Barton Engine 151 November 18th  

Firefighter William Fabrizo  November 3rd