Final salute to former Yonkers fire commissioner

A final salute was held today for a former Yonkers fire commissioner who passed away.

Funeral services were held for Thomas Lorio, Yonkers' first Italian-American fire commissioner.

Lorio, 70, served the city for more than 30 years. He was fire commissioner from 1995 until 1998 when he retired.

He was on the fire advisory board in Florida where he lived after his retirement.

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