It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member and Ex Chief Arthur W. Lewis of Bayview Hose co. #3, who passed away on July 22, 2017 at the age of 82 years of age. Our condolences go out to his sons - Arthur Jr. and Jay, his brother Kenneth as well the rest of his family and the members of Hose Company No. 3 on their untimely loss. Chief Lewis Joined the Freeport Fire Department in 1953 rising through the ranks to Chief of the Department in 1976 - 1977. He also served the fire service throughout his life. He served with the following associations. F.A.S.N.Y.- PRESIDENT OF THE FIREMEN'S HOME, PRESIDENT OF NASSAU COUNTY FIREMANS ASSOCIATION, SOUTH SHORE AND SOUTHERN N.Y. FIREMENS ASSOCIATIONS, NASSAU COUNTY FIRE CHIEFS, NEW YORK STATE FIRE CHIEFS- SERVING AS PRESIDENT. AND WAS A PAST CHAIRMAN OF THE 2ND BATTALION . Fire Department Services will be held on Tuesday July 25,2017 1930 HRS. at the Hungerford and Clarke Funeral Home. On Wednesday July 26 after a service at Funeral home - a procession will leave at 10 A.M. to the Greenfield Cemetery for burial.
It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of life member and Ex Chief William "Froggy" Sarro of Hose Company No. 2, who passed away on January 15,2017 at the age of 84.Our condolences go out to his wife, Vera daughters Gail,Dawn,Lisa, son Joe, brother Frank, as well as the rest of his family and the members of Hose Company 2 on their untimely loss. Services will be held in Texas.