With regret, the Fire Department of New York announced the death of retired Firefighter Brian W. Casse, E-294, appointed November 7, 1981, retired October 15, 2005, which occurred on December 4, 2019. This member bravely served this department protecting life and property in the City of New York in the rescue and recovery at Manhattan Box 5-5-8087 World Trade Center. The heartfelt sympathy of the entire department is extended to the family, relatives, and friends of the deceased in the midst of the great loss that they and the Department have sustained.

– Fire News photo courtesy of NYSAFC Regional Director Mark Little