Those we have lost
Firefighter Michael G. Montesi
FDNY Rescue 1
Montesi is remembered by his loved ones as a family man who enjoyed
every moment he spent with his three sons Matthew, 6; Ian,
5, and 3-year-old Ryan. He spent his life serving the public as a
firefighter in New York City and as a volunteer firefighter in New
Hyde Park and Central Valley. The family had been building a house
in the Minisink Valley School District when Montesi was lost Sept.
11. He is survived by his wife, Nancy, three children, his parents,
and a sister. Montesi was 39.
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