West Sayville FD Ex-Chief Harry D'Onofrio Answers Last Alarm
By PATRICK DONOFRIO, Correspondent | April 14, 2021 | NEW YORK
Story No. 042521100
Photo by Jeffrey HoughtalenEx-Chief Harry D'Onofrio
Photo by Patrick D'OnofrioEx-Chief D'Onofrio was a member of WSFD Truck Company 3, as well as NYPD ESU.
Photo by Krya KingMembers of the West Sayville Fire Department and the NYPD at the funeral service for Ex-Chief Harry D'Onofrio.
Photo by Kyra KingMembers of the West Sayville Fire Department and the NYPD at the funeral service for Ex-Chief Harry D'Onofrio.
WEST SAYVILLE, NY - On April 14th, Ex-Chief and 43-year member, Harry D'Onofrio of the West Sayville Fire Department, answered his last alarm after battling an illness related to his rescue and recovery efforts on September 11th, 2001. Ex-Chief D'Onofrio was also a member of the NYPD's Emergency Service Unit where he worked tirelessly alongside other members of the NYPD during his response to the World Trade Center. Members of the West Sayville Fire Department, the NYPD, and family and friends paid their respects to honor him for his life long dedication of service.
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