65-2 #45 September 29, 2016

5-5-5-5 LODD Funeral - Updated Information - Battalion Chief Michael Fahy, Bat-19

Funeral Mass
Saturday, October 1st at 11am
Annunciation Roman Catholic Church
470 Westchester Avenue
Tuckahoe, NY 10707

914-779-7345

All Off-Duty Members should attend in Class A Uniform.

Attention: All members attending the funeral for DC Fahy, parking is extremely limited in the area. All members are encouraged to carpool. There will be a frozen zone surrounding the Annunciation Church and nearby community.

Metro North
Members are encouraged to take public transportation. There is a Metro North stop at the Crestwood Station that is one mile away from the Annunciation RC Church. Members walking should cross the tracks via the pedestrian bridge toward Thompson St; walk through parking lot and over the Bronx River Pkwy. Continue on Thompson St. and making a right onto Pennsylvania Ave., continue to Westchester Ave. and turn right. The Church is on the corner St. Eleanoras Lane and Westchester Ave.

Private Vehicles
Members taking private vehicles are to park at the Empire City Casino, located at 810 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers NY. Enter Parking lot B immediately on right of entrance from the Yonkers Ave. The Yonkers Fire Department and FDNY IMT will provide shuttle buses for transportation to Scarsdale Rd and Pennsylvania Ave., approximately three blocks from the church. Upon completion of the funeral services, members are to meet shuttles at Scarsdale Rd and Pennsylvania Ave for return to their vehicles.

Company Charter Buses
Companies taking charter buses to the funeral are required to have their driver drop them at Scarsdale Rd and Pennsylvania Ave, Yonkers. Access to the area must be made via Central Park Ave to Tuckahoe Road. Take Tuckahoe Road east ½ mile and make a left on Parkview Ave.

Continue on Parkview Ave for ½ mile. Parkview merges into Scarsdale Rd. Continue ½ mile to corner of Scarsdale Rd and Pennsylvania Ave.

Buses must then proceed to the designated parking lot at the Empire City Casino, 810 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY.

Upon completion of the funeral services, members are to meet shuttles at Scarsdale Rd and Pennsylvania Ave for return to the Casino. All company charter buses are to remain at the Empire City Casino.

Collation
Collation for DC Michael J. Fahy’s Funeral will be held indoors at Empire City Casino 3rd and 4th floors. Members are to enter through the Valet parking entrance. This entrance is adjacent to the shuttle bus parking area and is located in the same parking lot. The Collation will begin immediately following funeral and will conclude at 5pm.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to:
BC Michael Fahy Children Education Scholarship Fund
FDNY Fire Foundation
9 Metro Tech Center
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Or you can go to: www.fdnyfoundation.org and select the "Chief Michael J. Fahy Children's Educational Fund" in the drop down menu.

Fraternally,

James M. Slevin
President

LeRoy C. McGinnis
Recording Secretary