~ In Memoriam ~

(* - Indicates an Honorary Member)

 

John T. Milliman, Sr. (East Avon)

End of Service – May 28, 2006

 

Harry Burr* (Centerport)

End of Service – June 21, 2006

 

Arthur W. Geidel (Pine Hill)

End of Service – June 27, 2006

 

Jack J. Veach (Gratwick Hose # 6)

End of Service – July 11, 2006

 

Herman I. Rodenburg (Farmingdale)

End of Service – August 8, 2006

 

Gary Bagley* (Eggertsville)

End of Service – November 14, 2006

 

Nelson R. Elliott (Sanford)

Chief Chaplain 1985 – 1987 

End of Service – February 16, 2007

 

C. Michael Abraham* (South Glen Falls)

End of Service – February 23, 2007

 

Nicholas Piperato* (Cronomer Valley)

End of Service – April 19, 2007

 

Francis X. Lucas (Wantagh)

End of Service – April 21, 2007

 

James Newsom (Gordon Heights)

End of Service – May 17, 2007

 

James Watson (Hagerman)

End of Service – May 24, 2007

 

L. Douglas Fletcher (Malta Ridge)

End of Service – June 19, 2007

 

Richard G. Wissmann (East Northport)

End of Service – June 23, 2007

 

Edmund F. Jankowski (Union)

End of Service – July 17, 2007

 

Stanley Macholz* (Islip)

End of Service – July 20, 2007

 

J. Gregory Brennan (Allegany)

Chief Chaplain 1996 – 1998

End of Service – August 17, 2007

 

John B. Munnick, Jr (Port Chester)

End of Service – November 6, 2007

 

Christian J. Becker (Hudson)

End of Service – December 27, 2007

 

David L. Catalano (Highland Hose)

End of Service – January 3, 2008

 

Bernard M. Ofenloch (Hicksville)

End of Service – February 19, 2008

 

Louis A. Evers (Flanders)

End of Service – August 7, 2008

 

John J. Steger (Gates-Chili)

Chief Chaplain 1983 – 1985

End of Service – March 4, 2008

 

Emory E. Ford (Eden)

End of Service – September 1, 2008

 

Charles V. O’Connor (Taunton)

End of Service – September 27, 2008

 

Jerome F. Musialowski (Cheektowaga – Rescue Hose #1)

End of Service – December 28, 2008

 

Roger Overton (North Patchogue)

End of Service – January 17, 2009

 

Erhardt O. Olsen (St. James)

End of Service – February 28, 2009

 

James W. Wright (Firemen’s Home)

End of Service – March 3, 2009

 

Donald H. Fox (Fairport)

End of Service – April 8, 2009

 

Norman W. Rimer (Niagara Fire Co. # 1)

End of Service – June 24, 2009

 

Philip J. Pascarelli, Sr. (Marietta, GA)

End of Service – August 3, 2009

 

Israel M. “Sonny” Cohen (Wassaic)

End of Service – August 18, 2009

 

Wayde F. Earl (Lake George)

End of Service – August 22, 2009

 

Richard W. Holst (Huntington Manor)

Chief Chaplain 2008 – 2009

Line of Duty Death

End of Service – September 9, 2009

 

Henry Berleth (Huntington)

End of Service – November 12, 2009

 

Joseph F. Ward (Great Valley)

End of Service – November 15, 2009

 

LeRoy A. Kemp* (Tioga)

Line of Duty Death

End of Service – January 13, 2010

 

Wilfred Y. Kraft (St. Johnsonville)

End of Service – January 16, 2010

 

John J. Glogowski (Lyndonville)

End of Service – April 25, 2010

 

Robert A. Bromfield (Canastota)

Founding Member

Charter Member

Chief Chaplain 1974 – 1975

End of Service – May 14, 2010

 

Keith R. Shinaman (Marcellus)

End of Service – October 10, 2010

 

Richard F. O’Hare (Webster)

End of Service – December 26, 2010

 

Albert J. Hillard (Newburyport)

End of Service – February 10, 2011

 

S. D. Goldsmith (Goshen)

End of Service – February 18, 2011

 

Clinton McNicholl (Utica)

End of Service - March 2, 2011

 

John P. Ballo, Sr. (Beacon)

End of Service – March 5, 2011

 

Carl A. Kruger (Hagaman)

End of Service – March 26, 2011

 

Paul S. Van Valkenburgh (West Kill)

End of Service – June 13, 2011

 

Donald G. Bennett (Elmont)

End of Service – August 4, 2011

 

Ralph L. Rickmyer* (Rome)

End of Service – October 2, 2011

 

John P. Fuerst (New Hyde Park)

End of Service – December 12, 2011

 

Daniel S. Harris (Hampton Bays)

End of Service – December 29, 2011

 

Arthur D. Gardner (Geneva)

Director, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

End of Service – January 27, 2012

 

Hugh Connaghan (Carthage)

Director, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

End of Service – March 16, 2012

 

Mabel T. Gardner (Geneva)

Good & Welfare Coordinator

End of Service – May 22, 2012

 

Frederick C. Steup, II (Newburgh)

End of Service – July 20, 2012

 

Gerard L. Green (Leroy)

End of Service – August 14, 2012

 

James F. Breden (Walden)

End of Service – October 1, 2012

 

Harry E. Platt (Conklin)

End of Service – October 4, 2012

 

Edward R. Sambells

End of Service – November 2, 2012

 

Robert Wescott, Sr. (Queensbury)

End of Service – November 4, 2012

 

Wilbert T. Bradley (Albertson)

End of Service – December 21, 2012

 

George E. Voigt (Nesconset FD)

End of Service – December 28, 2012

 

David W. Arnold (West Hurley)

Charter Member

The First 1st Deputy Chief Chaplain

End of Service – January 3, 2013

 

Joseph R. Macaluso (Groveland)

End of Service – May 21, 2013

 

Eugene C. Reynolds (Montgomery)

End of Service – August 31, 2013

 

Paul C. Bailey (Oriskany)

End of Service – November 11, 2013

 

John F. Leippert (Ronkonkoma)

End of Service – December 18, 2013

 

Anthony J. Bosco, Jr.* (Ossining)

End of Service – December 20, 2013

 

Theodore S. Grant (Hicksville)

End of Service – April 17, 2014

 

William H. Crowell (Floyd)

End of Service – July 7, 2014

 

Robert S. Saint John (Medford)

End of Service – September 2014

 

Robert A. McKinney (Lake George)

End of Service – September 28, 2014

 

Nelson B. Skinner (Moyers Corners)

End of Service – December 9, 2014

 

Gerard T. Remsen, Jr. (Branchport)

End of Service – January 29, 2015

 

Michael D. Brown (Dutchess County)

End of Service – March 15, 2015

 

David Carrigan (West Babylon)

End of Service – May 1, 2015

 

Ralph Selin (Interlaken)

End of Service – July 12, 2015

 

Gregg L. Trask (Crown Point)

End of Service – November 16, 2015

 

Robert J. Huslinger (Stony Point)

End of Service – November 23, 2015

 

Donald R. Hartshorn (Maynard)

End of Service – December 8, 2015

 

Joseph J. Koronowski (Doyle #2, Cheektowaga)

End of Service – February 14, 2016

 

Walter R. Kahrs (Huntington)

End of Service – June 30, 2016

 

Richard M. Silverberg (Spring Valley)

End of Service – July 13, 2016

 

Theodore E. Duesler (Cherry Valley)

End of Service – September 7, 2016

 

Carl A. Veltri (Barnard FD, Rochester)

End of Service – October 16, 2016

 

Joseph Russo (Lava FD, Stuart, FL)

End of Service – November 15, 2016

 

Peter J. McCrann (Bay Short)

End of Service – January 16, 2017

 

Jared A. Woolley (Forestville)

End of Service – January 28, 2017

 

Robert A. Iggulden (Alden)

End of Service – January 28, 2017

 

James F. Gerber (Alden)

End of Service – February 11, 2017

 

Eugene G. Bryson (Massapequa)

End of Service – March 3, 2017

 

Robert J. McArtney (Highland Hose Co., Williamsville)

End of Service – July 23, 2017

 

Brian M. Ball (Union Hill FD, Webster)

End of Service – November 21, 2017

 

M. Edward Lincoln (Horseheads)

End of Service – March 3, 2018

 

Wayne A. Smith (Brewster)

End of Service – August 9, 2018

 

William E. Young (St. Paul FD, Rochester)

End of Service – June 28, 2018

 

John A. Coyne (Croton-on-Hudson)

End of Service – May 9, 2018

 

Raymond R. Thielke* (Canastota)

Line of Duty Death

End of Service – September 1, 2018

 

William A. Miller (North Greece)

End of Service – October 6, 2018

 

C. Powel “Chet” South (Queensbury)

End of Service – March 21, 2019

 

Daniel J. Bitsko* (Smithtown)

Chief Chaplain 2002 – 2004

Line of Duty Death

End of Service – September 4, 2019

 

Alan E. Brokaw (Warrensburg)

End of Service – September 26, 2019

 

Harry R. Little* (Carthage)

End of Service – December 4, 2019

 

Donald P. McGloon (Charles Folger Hook and Ladder, Geneva)

Director, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

Director Emeritus, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

End of Service – January 27, 2020

 

Joseph M. O’Donnell (Burnsville)

End of Service – June 17, 2019

 

Terry O’Shaughnessy, Sr. (West Carthage)

End of Service – October 1, 2019

 

Harold C. Staffehl* (Hamburg)

End of Service – July 19, 2019

 

Robert E. Vaughan (Middletown)

Honorary Chief Chaplain

(During 2010 Annual Conference)

Director, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

End of Service – December 7, 2019

 

Charles F. Huber, Jr. (North Babylon)

End of Service – May 24, 2020

 

Domingo “Dominick” Reyes Jr. (Middletown)

End of Service – June 27, 2020

 

Carl H. Meyers* (Pekin)

End of Service – July 22, 2020

 

  John J. "Jack" Matott (Lyncourt)

End of Service - August 20, 2020 
 
 

Bertrand W. "Bud" Morgan (North Greece)

End of Service – September 3, 2020

 

Franklin H. Knower Jr.*, (Tappan)

Director, NYSAFChaplains, Inc.

End of Service – September 4, 2020