I regret to inform you of the death of a Yonkers Firefighter which occurred at a 3rd alarm fire early Friday morning while searching for occupants above the fire. Ff. Pat Joyce was trapped on the third floor with Lt. Joe Murray and Ff. Bill Kanych when the room they were searching lit up and they had to bail out a third floor window. Joe and Bill were seriously injured but expected to recover. The funeral arrangements for Pat are listed below.
YONKERS FIREFIGHTER PATRICK JOYCE
FUNERAL HOME: McGRATH &SONS
20 CEDAR STREET
BRONXVILLE, N.Y. 10708
DIRECTIONS : htt://mcgrathandson.com/directions.htm
SERVICES ARE : SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4TH,2009
MONDAY, OCTOBER 5TH,2009
FUNERAL : TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6TH,2009
9:45AM ST. MARGARET'S CHURCH
6000 RIVERDALE AVE. & 260TH STREET, BRONX, N.Y.
SERVICES TO FOLLOW AT GATE OF HEAVEN CEMETERY HAWTHORNE, N.Y.