EMS Memorial

2022 EMS Memorial Ceremony

September 20, 2022 at 11 am, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY.

The New York State EMS Memorial

Picture of the New York State EMS Memorial

This page is dedicated to the men and women of New York State EMS who have made the ultimate sacrifice and given their life in the line of duty.

2022 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Ian Cooperstein Sullivan County Paramedicine September 22, 2021
Charales Harris FDNY October 23, 2021
Paige Humphries FDNY February 7, 2021
Anthony Maggio Woodbury Community Ambulance January 28, 2021
Stephenson McCoy FDNY August 6, 2021
John Raftery FDNY December 27, 2021
Alvin Suriel FDNY December 7, 2021
Daryl Tombs AMR – Corning Ambulance Service January 16, 2021
Mark Weiner FDNY September 23, 2021
Joseph Zask Stony Point Ambulance Corps, Inc September 25, 2021

2021 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Bey, Idris FDNY EMS April 21, 2020
Braganza, Joseph NYU Langone Hospital February 26, 2020
Cary, Paul Ambulnz April 30, 2020
Damon, Jonathan Tupper Lake April 24, 2020
DeFrancisci, Thomas I. Bellmore Merrick EMS, Inc. April 12, 2019
Field, Michael Valley Stream EMS March 24, 2020
Ben-Levy Ford, Donnell Jamaica Hospital EMS November 20, 2020
Ford, Evelyn FDNY EMS December 22, 2020
Hodge, Gregory FDNY EMS April 12, 2020
Isenberg, Irving Twin City Ambulance Corp. November 1, 2019
Mancuso, Salvatore Bloominggrove Vol. Amb. Corp. April 30, 2020
Rutnik,Michael Delmar-Bethlehem EMS October 29, 2020
Sanchez, Rene FDNY EMS September 16, 2020
Sowle, Ingrid Port Washington Fire Department- Fire Medics Co. #1 February 19, 1990
Thomas, Anthony NYU Langone Hospital April 12, 2020
Work, Charles Victor Wakill Volunteer Ambulance March 8, 2018
Zylberminc, Yitchok Hatzolah March 20, 2020

2019 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
William Ryan Bay Community VAC August 19, 2018
Joeddy E. Friszell FDNY March 5, 2018
Felipe A. Torre FDNY October 10, 2018
Joseph A. Rodriguez FDNY November 23, 2018
Walter J. Nelson FDNY May 2, 2014
Martha Stewart FDNY November 18, 2018
Michael G. Guttenberg, DO Northwell Health Center for EMS October 17, 2017

2018 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Mario Bastidas FDNY EMS April 1, 2017
Rose Scott FDNY EMS February 15, 2017
Yadira Arroyo FDNY EMS March 16, 2107
Mark Harris FDNY EMS May 13, 2017
Edith Torres FDNY EMS February 8, 2017
Cory E. Moore R. B. Lawrence Ambulance July 5, 2107
Gregg P. Williams R. B. Lawrence Ambulance July 5, 2017
Roderick C. Cota R. B. Lawrence Ambulance July 5, 2017

2017 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Stephanie B Potter Moira Volunteer Fire and Rescue November 26, 2016
Norman Valle FDNY EMS January 6, 2016
Larry Fuller Hunter Ambulance, Inc April 20, 2016

2016 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Thomas V. Giammarino FDNY EMS October 7, 2014
William C. Olsen FDNY EMS June 1, 2014
Douglas Mulholland FDNY EMS May 28, 2013
Luis de Peña, Jr. FDNY EMS November 7, 2013
Barry G. Miller Bergen Fire Department September 23, 2015
Ralph E. Oswald Hampton Bays Volunteer Ambulance Corps February 9, 2015

2015 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Andre M Maurice Richmondville EMS March 26, 2014
Ross E Huffer Nesconset Fire Department February 27, 2014

2014 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Ruben Berrios FDNY December 10, 2012
Carene A. Brown FDNY December 22, 2009
Michael Cavanagh FDNY December 2, 2013
Francis Charles FDNY August 27, 2013
Brian Ellicott FDNY November 26, 2007
Anthony Ficara FDNY June 15, 2012
Rudy Havelka FDNY July 9, 2013
John McFarland FDNY February 6, 2012
Freddie Rosario FDNY June 15, 2010
Joseph V. Schiumo FDNY December 9, 2012
Clyde F Sealey FDNY April 12, 2009
John W. Wyatt FDNY September 24, 2013

2013 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Eric Monty Champlain EMS November 27, 2012
David G. Restuccio Staten Island University Hospital August 27, 2012

2011 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Paul A. Bazinet Empire Ambulance Service January 3, 2010
LeRoy A. Kemp Tioga Emergency Squad January 13, 2010
Karen A. Hand Broome Volunteer Emergency Squad October 5, 2010

2010 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Louis J. Flury Union Fire Company July 26, 1987
Mark B. Davis Cape Vincent Volunteer Fire Department January 31, 2009
Richard F. Quigley Hudson Valley Paramedic Service January 10, 2009

2009 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Norman H Haines Laurens Emergency Squad July 19, 2007
Edward P Mueller West Islip Volunteer Fire Dept February 2, 2008

2008 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Matthew P Lamb Empire State Ambulance November 08, 2007
Deborah Reeve FDNY EMS March 15, 2006

2007 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Frank P. Libraro Glendale Volunteer Ambulance Corps. September 2, 1975

2006 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Heidi Behr Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance May 3, 2005
Anthony Stone Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance May 3, 2005
Brendan Pearson FDNY EMS April 23, 2005

2005 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
William Chapin Bangs Ambulance March 19, 1986
Robin M.Daniels American Legion Ambulance February 27, 1989
Duane K. Hinkel KODAK Office MERT Team July 8, 2004
Gerald C. Stalker Castleton Volunteer Ambulance April 3, 2004

2004 Roll of Honor

Name Agency Date of Death
Tracey Allen Lee FDNY September 24, 1997
Jeffrey Burt Mercy Flight Central December 12, 1996
Keith Fairben NY Presbyterian Hospital September 11, 2001
Raymond Fish Jr. Capital District Ambulance March 24, 1997
Tammy Hanno Turin Fire Department December 12, 1995
David LaBaff Seaway Valley Ambulance February 3, 1990
Andre Robert Lahens FDNY EMS April 26, 2002
James Lawrence Little Neck-Douglaston June 9, 1996
Carlos Lillo FDNY EMS September 11, 2001
Charles McNeely Walden Volunteer Ambulance June 27, 1987
Yamel Merino Metrocare Ambulance September 11, 2001
Richard Pearlman Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance September 11, 2001
Barbara Poppo FDNY EMS January 21, 2001
Christopher Prescott FDNY EMS June 17, 1994
Ricardo Quinn FDNY EMS September 11, 2001
Mario Santoro NY Presbyterian Hospital September 11, 2001
Mark Schwartz Hunter Ambulance September 11, 2001
Brian Shaw Mercy Flight Central December 12, 1996
Albert Sippel Bellmore Rescue July 15, 1997
David Marc Sullins Cabrini Medical Center September 11, 2001
Geoffrey Lincoln Donovan Southern Tier Air Rescue December 9, 1991
David T. Hoover Astoria Volunteer Ambulance December 9, 1985
Robert M. Metzler Skaneateles Ambulance March 8, 1993
Zhe Zack Zeng Brighton Volunteer Ambulance September 11, 2001