Aside from his work with Rescue 5 in Concord, just about every aspect of firefighter Joseph A. Mascali’s life revolved around his family.
Lt. Peter C. Martin had plenty of interests. He liked to watch Nascar races, "glued to the TV," said his friend, Lt. Peter Lund. He also kept track of how many fires he had been to, perhaps inspired by a book, "20,000 Alarms," that was lying around the Rescue 2 firehouse in Brooklyn.
John Daniel ("Dan") Marshall, a NYC Firefighter, heroically responded to the call of duty at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
Kenneth J. Marino, FDNY Rescue 1, died while responding to the World Trade Center disaster on September 11, 2001. Kenny had been a fire fighter for over 20 years, starting when he turned 18 - as a volunteer and continuing on throughout his career of over 10 years as a New York City Fire Fighter.
Charles (Chuck) Margiotta was a tough guy — a football player, movie stuntman and 20-year veteran of the Fire Department — But beneath his forbidding exterior — the stern facade, the tattoos and 240 pounds of muscle — was a gardener who nurtured tomato plants alongside Ladder Co. 85 in New Dorp
William was a 15-year FDNY veteran‚ Mahoney had previously worked as a New York City police scuba diver. He used his underwater skills with the FDNY‚ assisting with the recovery effort after the crash of TWA Flight 800.
You probably think you know Firefighter Joseph E. Maloney. Son of a cop; grandson of a fireman; married forever to Kathy, the pretty, tough- talking nurse; father of Joe and Megan.
As love stories go, the tale of Joseph “Joey” and Linda Maffeo was the kind of romance found in storybooks set in far off places. It is a story that Mrs. Maffeo is saving for Christopher, 1, whose smile would send his father racing home to Grant City after work.
Pat Lyons wasn’t the biggest guy on the New York City Fire Department’s team. He wasn’t the fastest, but he would not accept defeat. His comebacks as quarterback for The Bravest were the stuff of legend.
Michael Francis Lynch‚ Badge Number 2315‚ was a Firefighter on rotation to Engine 40/Ladder 35 in Manhattan on September 11th‚ 2001. Michael was permanently assigned to Engine 62/Ladder 32 in the Bronx.