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Press Releases / Street Renamings and Dedications / 2009
 

Friday, December 4, 2009 - New York, NY

On Friday, December 4, 2009 at 1100 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Thomas Orlando, E-65, who died on December 4, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters Engine 65, located at 33 West 43rd Street, New York, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Monday, November 23, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Monday, November 23, 2009 at 1000 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Lieutenant Robert J. Ryan, Jr., E-155, who made the Supreme Sacrifice on November 23, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of Engine 155 and Ladder 78, located at 14 Brighton Avenue, Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 - Randall's Island, NY

On Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 1000 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Probationary Firefighter Jamel M. Sears, FDNY Bureau of Training, who died on November 11, 2008. The dedication will take place at the FDNY Bureau of Training Building #9 Auditorium, Randall's Island. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Saturday, October 24, 2009 - Levittown, NY

On Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 1000 hours, there will be a street renaming ceremony honoring the memory of Firefighter Robert E. Parro, E-8. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of Division Avenue and Schoolhouse Road, Levittown, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Thursday, September 10, 2009 - Bronx, NY

On Thursday, September 10, 2009, at 1030 hours, a mass will be held in the quarters of E-73/L-42, located at 655 Prospect Ave., Bronx, NY, honoring the memory of Firefighter Peter Bielfeld, L-42, who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11, 2001. The mass will be followed by a street renaming ceremony at 1130 hours, outside the firehouse. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect for the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, August 28, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Friday, August 28, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter David C. Clark, L-77, who died on August 30, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-153 / L-77, located at 74 Broad Street, Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Monday, August 10, 2009 - Brooklyn, NY

On Monday, August 10, 2009 at 1200 hours, there will be a street renaming dedication in the memory of Lieutenant Dennis Mojica, R-1 who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11th, 2001. The ceremony will take place at 3903 Nostrand Avenue (between Avenue Z and Voorhies Avenue), Brooklyn, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, August 7, 2009 - New York, NY

On Friday, August 7, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Kevin T. Meehan, E-34, who died on August 5, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-34 / L-21, located at 440 West 38 Street, New York, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Tuesday, July 21, 2009 - Brooklyn, NY

On Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Martin C. Simmons, L-111, who died on July 21, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters E-214/L-111, located at 495 Hancock Street, Brooklyn, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Lt. George R. Goger, E-312, who made the Supreme Sacrifice on October 2, 1963. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-312, located at 22-63 35th Street, Astoria, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 - New York, NY

On Wednesday, June 24, 2009 at 1200 hours, New York Cornell Medical Center will be dedicating a conference room in memory of Firefighter Shawn E. Powell, E-207, who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11, 2001. Prior to joining the FDNY, Sean worked in the Cardiology Department at Cornell Medical Center and the hospital will honor him for his service. The dedication will take place at New York Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, NYC (Payson Wing 4th Floor Solarium). All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Sunday, June 7, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Sunday, June 7, 2009 at 1400 hours, there will be a street renaming dedication in the memory of Lieutenant Victor Navarra, L-35. The ceremony will take place at the intersection of East Raleigh and North Burgher Avenues, Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, June 5, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Friday, June 5, 2009 at 1300 hours, there will be a park dedication ceremony honoring the memory of Lt. John H. Martinson, E-249, who made the supreme sacrifice on January 3, 2008. The ceremony will take place at PS 55 Park, 54 Osborne Ave (bet. Preston Ave & Koch Blvd), Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Monday, June 1, 2009 - New York, NY

On Monday, June 1, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Edward White, E-91, who made the supreme sacrifice on June 1, 1962. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-91, located at 242 East 111 Street, New York, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 - Brooklyn, NY

On Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Sean M. McCarthy, E-280, who died on May 27, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters E-280 and L-132, located at 489 St. John’s Place, Brooklyn, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Wednesday, May 6, 2009 - Staten Island, NY

On Wednesday, May 6, 2009, at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of the following members of E-161 who made the supreme sacrifice as follows: Lt. Harold J. Curran, May 30, 1944 and FF Robert Mahl, September 9, 1941. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-161, located at 278 McClean Avenue, Staten Island, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Thursday, April 2, 2009 - Manhattan, NY

On Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 1100 hours, there will be a street renaming dedication in the memory of Lieutenant Robert B. Nagel, E-58 who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11th, 2001. The ceremony will take place in front of the quarters of E-58/L-26 located at 1367 Fifth Avenue (114th Street), New York, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, February 20, 2009 - Queens, NY

On Friday, February 20, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Captain Steven R. Jaeger, L-117 who died on February 21, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-263 and L-117, located at 42-06 Astoria Blvd., Astoria, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, January 30, 2009 - Queens, NY

On Friday, January 30, 2009, St. Francis Preparatory High School will be honoring the memory of Firefighter John J. Downing, L-163, who made the supreme sacrifice on June 17, 2001, by retiring his basketball jersey during a special half-time ceremony at the Prep game vs. Xaverian. The game begins at 7:30 pm at St. Francis Preparatory High School located at 6100 Francis Lewis Blvd., Queens, NY. Please RSVP via email to ndestefano@sfponline.org or call 718-423-8810, x-259 for further information or to register by telephone.

Saturday, January 3, 2009 - Brooklyn, NY

On Saturday, January 3, 2009 at 0900 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Lieutenant John H. Martinson, E-249, who made the supreme sacrifice on January 3, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-249/L-113, located at 491 Rogers Avenue, Brooklyn, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

Friday, January 2, 2009 - Queens, NY

On Friday, January 2, 2009 at 1100 hours, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Roger T. Peterson, L-137, who died on January 3, 2008. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-268/L-137, located at 257 Beach 116 Street, Rockaway Beach, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend as a mark of respect to the deceased. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.

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