Obituaries in 2010

 Name & Division Died Status
Lieutenant Gaetano A. Albanese, Engine 10January 3Retired
Fire Fighter Jerry DiPrizio, Engine 9January 11Retired
Assistant Chaplain Father Daniel P. HegartyJanuary 13Retired
Senior Fire Alarm Operator Francis J. Whalen, Fire Alarm DivisionJanuary 15Retired
Fire Fighter John J. Mahoney, Jr., Fire Prevention DivisionJanuary 18Retired
Fire Fighter John A. Feeney, Jr., Engine 22January 21Retired
District Chief William F. Roache, Headquarters DivisionJanuary 28Retired
Captain Charles M. Rozanski, Marine UnitJanuary 28Retired
Fire Fighter Joseph A. Cutcliffe, Jr., Ladder 16January 30Retired
Fire Fighter Walter F. Almeida, Ladder 2February 9Retired
District Chief Leo K. McElaney, District 10March 1Retired
Working Foreman Joseph W. Donovan, Fire Alarm DivisionMarch 15Retired
Fire Fighter William C. Kuzmich, Engine 21March 19Retired
Fire Fighter Dave F. Galloway, Tower Ladder 3April 2Active
Fire Fighter Quindino F. Landolphi, Engine 49April 8Retired
Fire Fighter Peter Leo Corcoran, Engine 21April 12Retired
Fire Fighter Paul R. Murray, Engine 53April 15Retired
Assistant Superintendent of Fire Alarm Constable Phillip Virgilio, Fire Alarm DivisionApril 15Retired
Fire Fighter Ronald A. Budd, Engine 55April 20Retired
Senior Fire Alarm Operator Charles J. Hanlon, Special ProjectsMay 4Retired
Fire Fighter Robert D. Clarke, Engine 50May 15Retired
Fire Fighter Joseph E. Gavin, Ladder 24May 24Retired
Lieutenant Edward J. Hurley, Engine 8May 24Retired
Fire Fighter Edward H. Maloney, Engine 54June 1Retired
Reverend Daniel L. Reason, Protestant ChaplainJune 13Retired
Fire Fighter Vincent A. Falcone, Ladder 25June 18Retired
Principal Fire Alarm Operator William V. Higgins, Fire Alarm DivisionJuly 1Retired
Fire Fighter William J. Blackstone, Ladder 1July 13Retired
Captain Wilfred R. Powell, Ladder 22July 18Retired
Lieutenant Walter E. Stearns, Ladder 9July 20Retired
Fire Fighter Arthur W. Bunker, Training DivisionJuly 29Retired
Fire Fighter Charles F. McGee, Ladder 16August 5Retired
Lieutenant Paul L. Saulnier, Headquarters DivisionAugust 7Retired
Fire Fighter Joseph H. Hardiman, Training DivisionAugust 16Retired
Fire Fighter Daniel E. Moore, Maintenance DivisionAugust 26Active
Lieutenant Leon G. Crispo, Rescue 1August 28Retired
Deputy Chief James M. Finn, Headquarters DivisionSeptember 1Retired
Lieutenant Robert E. Felton, Engine 24September 2Retired
Fire Fighter Nicholas A. Mazza, Ladder 31September 6Retired
Lieutenant John P. McLaughlin, Headquarters DivisionSeptember 15Retired
Fire Fighter Walter F. Whelan, Headquarters DivisionSeptember 16Retired
Lieutenant Robert A. Doyle, Engine 18October 7Retired
Fire Fighter John T. O'Halloran, Engine 36October 8Retired
Fire Fighter William F. Wright, Engine 20October 13Retired
Fire Fighter Robert P. Hoban, Ladder 24October 14Retired
Fire Fighter James F. Reilly, Engine 21October 30Retired
Fire Fighter Paul v. Blake, W-12October 31Retired
Lieutenant Robert J. Corbo, Engine 39November 22Retired
Captain Richard G. Erwin, Ladder 10November 23Retired
Lieutenant Walter V. O'Brien, Ladder 10November 27Retired
Captain Thomas J. Quinn, Engine 53December 9Retired
Assistant Superintendent of Fire Alarm Charles E. McCarthy, Fire Alarm DivisionDcemeber 13Retired
Captain James F. McMahon, Engine 55December 14Retired
Fire Fighter Mack Brown, Engine 16December 22Retired
Fire Fighter Fred I. Smith, Engine 49December 27Retired

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