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It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member and firefighter Arthur E. Kaye of Hose Company 3, who passed away on January 15,2018 at the age of 95. Our condolences to his Daughters Virginia, Janis, Jodi, and the rest of his family, friends and the members of Bayview Hose Co, #3. Funeral Services to be held on Monday January 22,2018 in Frederecksburg, Va.  Internment will be at Culpepper National Cemetery with full military Honors. 

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member and Ex Captain Robert W. Ahrens of Truck Co. #1,who passed away on December 15, 2017 at the age of 90. Our condolences go out to his daughter Cathy, his sons Chris and  Glen, family and friends and the members of Excelsior Hook & Ladder Co.#1 on their untimely loss. Rob joined the Freeport Fire Department in June 1955 and remained an active member until October 1974. Services were held in Spring Hill,Florida 

 It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member firefighter David Padgett of Hose Company #2,who passed away on December 4,2017 at the age of 76. Our condolences go out to his wife,Caryl, daughter Kim, family friends, and to the members of Vigilant Hose  Company #2 on their untimely loss. Dave joined the Freeport Fire Department in December 1960 and served until  June 1978. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday December 6,2017 at the Schmitt Funeral home 3863 Merrick Rd. in Seaford, N.Y. Visitation 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. Religious Service at 8 P.M. Internment at the Greenfield Cemetery.

    It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member Honorary Captain Richard Laudman Sr.of Hose Company #1, who passed away on December 2,2017 at the age 70. Our condolences go out to his wife,Susan, and sons Richard Jr. Brian, family and friends and to the members of Eveready Hose Company #1 on their untimely loss. Richard joined the Freeport Fire Department in March 1993. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday December 5,2017 at the Hungerford & Clarke Funeral home in Freeport -visitation 2-4 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. Department service at 7:30 P.M. Funeral Mass at Our Holy Redeemer church is scheduled at 9:30 A.M. on Wednesday December 6,2017 followed by internment at the Greenfield Cemetery.

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member Ex Captain Jerome Garf of Hose Company # 5 who passed away on November 6,2017 at the age of 95.Our condolences go out his Daughter Wendy-Garf-Lipp, family and friends and the members of Hose Company # 5 on their untimely loss. Jerry Joined the Freeport Fire Department in March 1971. Funeral Services will be held on Friday November 10th, 2017 10  A.M. at the BLVD. RIVERSIDE CHAPPEL IN HEWLETT,N.Y. 

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member Ex Captain, Honorary Chief- Cornelius "BUDDY" Pandolfo of Hose Company 2,former member of Emergency Rescue Co. #9, Engine Co.#1,Truck Co.1,Who passed away on November4th 2017 at the age of 77.Our condolences go out to his daughter Lisa Ksaizek, Sons Michael, Gregory Pandolfo,family and friends and the members of Hose Co. #2 on their untimely loss. Buddy, joined the Freeport Fire department In November 1968.Services to be held at Hungerford and Clarke Funeral home in Freeport, New York on Tuesday November 7,2017 2 P.M.-4 P.M. and 7 p.m. - 9 P.M. Department service at 7:30 P.M.  

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member William F. Loy III and former member of Vigilant Hose Company #2,who passed away on October 19th,2017 at the age of 87. our condolences go out to his family and friends,and to the members of Hose Company 2 on their untimely loss. Family Services were held in Florida.