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Wake for Retired NYPD Sergeant James P. Bast

January 17, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Retired NYPD Sergeant James P. Bast died of World Trade Center-related melanoma on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. He was 49, and leaves a wife and three children.

He served with the NYPD for more than 23 years, retiring as Sergeant Special Assignment. He responded to the World Trade Center during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

His wake will be held on Friday, January 17, 2020 from 2:00pm-4:30pm and again from 7:00pm-9:30pm at the Raynor & D’Andrea Funeral Home’s West Sayville branch.

His funeral Mass will be said on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 9:45am at St. John Nepomucene RC Church in Bohemia.

Interment will follow at St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, P.O. Box 5028, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5028, would be appreciated. (Please include in memo: Melanoma Research Fund #357750).

Raynor & D’Andrea Funeral Home
245 Main Street
West Sayville, NY 11796

St. John Nepomucene RC Church
1140 Locust Avenue
Bohemia, NY 11716


January 17, 2020
2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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