The Smithtown Fire Department laid to rest ex-Captain Charles E. Duffy on May 22, 2019. Ex-Captain Duffy had served 50 years of dedicated service to the community just up to his passing.

A funeral mass was held at St Patrick’s Church followed by a procession passing his home and Engine Company 5 station and then to the main house where an arch was raised.

Ex-Captain Duffy will be missed.                      

– Fire News photos by Ron Monteleone