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October 2014

Wake for Detective Louis Fernandez, NYPD ESU

October 21 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home,
34 Hempstead Avenue, Lynbrook, NY United States

Detective Louis Fernandez of the NYPD’s elite ESU unit died of World Trade Center-related cancer of October 16, 2014. He was 46. His wake will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm and from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home in Lynbrook. His funeral will take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2014 at 10:45am at Holy Name of Mary Church in Valley Stream, NY. Flinch & Bruns Funeral Home 34 Hempstead Avenue…

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Plaque Dedication for FF John W. Monteverde

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Engine 22/Ladder 13,
159 East 85th Street, New York, NY United States

On Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication ceremony will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter John W. Monteverde, who was killed by a drunk driver on October 11, 2013. FF Monteverde had a 31-year career with the FDNY, including long service at the recovery operation at the site of the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-22/L-13. Engine 22/Ladder 13 159 East…

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Funeral for FF Cornell Horne (ret.)

October 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Corpus Christi Church,
31-60 61st Street, Woodside, NY United States

Retired Firefighter Cornell Horne of Ladder 176 has died of WTC-related illness. His funeral will take place on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 11:00am at Corpus Christi Church in Woodside. Corpus Christi Church 31-60 61st Street Woodside, Queens

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September 2014

Funeral for Lt. Howard Bischoff (ret.)

September 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. Aloysius Church,
935 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson, NJ United States

The funeral for retired FDNY Lt. Howard Bischoff will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 11:00am at St. Aloysius Church in Jackson, NJ. Lt. Bischoff died on Monday from World Trade Center-related colon cancer. His last firehouse was Ladder 149. St. Aloysius Church 935 Bennetts Mills Rd. Jackson, NJ 08527

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Funeral for FF Daniel Heglund (ret.)

September 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Centerport Fire Department,
9 Park Circle, Centerport, NY United States

FF Daniel Heglund was born on September 23, 1955. He died of World Trade Center-related esophageal cancer on Monday, September 22, 2014. Two other FDNY members died of site-related cancers that same day. His funeral will take place on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 11:00am at the Centerport Fire Department. FF Heglund will be buried at Northport Rural Cemetery. Centerport Fire Department 9 Park Circle Centerport, NY 11721

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Funeral for FF Robert Leaver (ret.)

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
St. Francis of Assisi,
128 Parrott Road, Nyack, NY United States

Firefighter Robert Leaver (ret.) died on September 22, 2014 of site-related leukemia. His funeral will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nyack. St. Francis of Assisi 128 Parrott Road Nyack, NY

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