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Cronomer Valley FD's Don Stillwaggon Celebrates 100th Birthday

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | November 09, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 111121110

NEWBURGH, NY - 1714 Route 300 was the place to be on Tuesday November 9th. Don Stillwaggons family took him for a ride and to lunch, meanwhile at the house family members were busy decorating for his 100 birthday. He came home and walked in couldn't believe balloons and decorations inside the living room. Around three thirty people started to arrive to wish him a Happy Birthday. American Legion members from Post 1420 showed two brothers the Osers showed American Legion from Harriman-Conrad Flickenschild-Pine Bush and many friends came into the house there was cake and drinks and alot of memories. Around five o clock Cronomer Valley Fire Department showed up with fire engines blasting sirens and air horns Don has been a member for over seventy five years- Don aided by his great grandsons climbed into a old Mack and went for a ride with firefighter Stevie Williamson. Alot of picture taking after the ride Don sat on back bumper with the members for a picture---Happy 100th Birthday Don-

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