9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Donald Ralph (Don) Carson, II, an operating engineer with Local 900, who worked the recovery effort at the World Trade Center site, died on January 27, 2016 at the age of 60. His wake will be held at the Click Funeral Home in Farragut Chapel, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm on Friday, January 29, 2016. His funeral Mass will be held at 12:00pm on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Oak Ridge. A reception will be held…Find out more »
Join the Cancer Support Community on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 6:30pm for a free webinar entitled, Clinical Trials 101, which will give a comprehensive overview on clinical trials, including what a clinical trial is, how to become a clinical trial advocate, how the drug approval process works and how to participate in a clinical trial. The main speaker will be Mary Scroggins of the Pathways Project. The webinar is free, but registration is required. To register, please click here.Find out more »
Retired Battalion Chief Vincent J. Fowler has died at the age of 88. In addition to a 40-year FDNY career, Chief Fowler was a World War II veteran, serving with the US Marine Corps. Chief Fowler’s funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, January 28, 2016, at 11:00am at Shoreham’s St. Mark’s R.C. Church. St. Mark’s R.C. Church 105 Randall Road Shoreham, NY 11786Find out more »
Retired FDNY Lieutenant John Dillon has died. He had worked at Ladder 17 and Rescue 3 before becoming lieutenant at Rescue 4. One of Lt. Dillon’s last jobs was working at the recovery effort at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks. His funeral Mass will be held at 9:45am on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church in Holbrook. The family has requested that all FDNY members attending the funeral please wear Class “A” uniform. Good Shepherd R.C. Church 1370 Grundy Avenue…Find out more »
There will be a bone marrow and blood drive for Kara Frasse from 3:30pm to 9:30pm on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the Unqua Elementary School cafeteria in Massapequa. Kara Frasse, wife of the late NYPD Detective Adam Frasse, was diagnosed with lymphoma in October 2015. She is undergoing chemotherapy at Memorial Sloan Kettering and will need a bone marrow transplant. Detective Frasse was in a coma from the time of his massive heart attack in 2009 until his death…Find out more »
Retired FDNY Lieutenant John Dillon has died. He had worked at Ladder 17 and Rescue 3 before becoming lieutenant at Rescue 4. One of Lt. Dillon’s last jobs was working at the recovery effort at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks. His wake will be held at Maloney Lake Firehouse in Holbrook, NY on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. His funeral Mass will be held at 9:45am on Thursday, January…Find out more »