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Numerous 9-11 remembrances held on this 18th anniversary

Posted 9/16/2019

On the 18th anniversary of 9-11, numerous memorial services were held in the area. Services were held at the Hauppauge Fire Department, the St. James Fire Department, Commack High School, Centereach Fire Department, Main Street Smithtown and at Responders Park in Nesconset. Hundreds of people attended the events.

If anyone has any photos from these events that they would like to share, please email them to lakegrovefm@gmail.com and we will post them here with credit. 


These are the residents of the Smithtown Township that died on 9-11

Hauppauge
LeRoy Homer. First Officer on Flight 93 which crashed in Shanksville, PA. Mr. Homer was a Veteran of Desert Storm. 
Jose Angel Martinez Jr. Employed by Forest Electric. Died in the North Tower.
Frank V. Moccia Sr. Employed by Washington Group International. Died in the South Tower. 
James Joseph Suozzo. Employed by Cantor Fitzgerald. Died in the North Tower. 
John James Tipping II. FDNY Ladder 4. Died in the South Tower. 
Raymond Meisenheimer. FDNY Rescue 3. Died in the South Tower. 
Peter Brennan. FDNY Rescue 4. 

Commack
Ezra Aviles. Port Authority employee.Died in the South Tower.
Eric Adam Eisenberg. Employed by Aon Corp.Died in the South Tower.
James Donald Munhall. Employee of Sandler O'Neill & Partners. Died in the South Tower. 
Joseph A. Kelly. Employed by Cantor Fitzgerald. Died in the North Tower. 

Kings Park
Thomas Butler. FDNY Squad 1. 
Jeffery Fox. Employee of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. Died in the South Tower. 
Rudolph Mastrocinque. Employee of Marsh and McLennan. Died in the North Tower. 
Martin E. McWilliams. FDNY Engine 22.
Manika K. Narula. Employee of Cantor Fitzgerald. Died in the North Tower.
Gregory Stajk. FDNY Ladder 13. Stajk was a star pitcher for Kings Park High School in the 70s and had tried out for the Reds.  

Nesconset 
Michael Thomas Russo Sr. FDNY Squad 1
Cynthia Giugliano. Empire Blue Cross-Blue Shield. Died in the North Tower.
Kris Robert Hughes. Worked for Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. Died in the South Tower.

Nissequogue
Donald J. Burns. FDNY Assistant Chief. Died in the South Tower.
Patrick Thomas Dwyer. Cantor Fitzgerald. Died in the North Tower.

Smithtown
Lydia Estelle Bravo. Marsh & McLennan. Died in the North Tower.
Daniel O'Callaghan. FDNY Captain Ladder 4.
William J. McGovern. FDNY Battalion Chief.
Joseph John Perroncino. Cantor Fitzgerald. Died in the North Tower. 
Edward J. Perrotta. Cantor Fitzgrald-Died in the North Tower.
Kenneth Thomas Watson. FDNY Engine 214

St. James
Douglas E. Oelschlager. FDNY Ladder 7

 

Numerous others have passed as a result of 9-11 related illness. I am trying to find a list of everyone from the Township that has passed since but I have not been able to find a central list of same. If you know of someone from the Township that has since passed as a result of 911 illness, please let me know so that I can add their name here. They should never be forgotten. 

Kings Park
William Butler-Retired Captain-FDNY

Commack
Dr. Michael Guttenberg.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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