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FDNY firefighter from Warwick passes away due to 9/11-related cancer

The 61-year-old was a member of the FDNY's Engine 97 in the Bronx and Engine 47 in Manhattan.

News 12 Staff

Aug 20, 2019, 11:36 AM

Updated 1,765 days ago

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Another 9/11 first responder from the Hudson Valley has died after battling cancer related to his time at ground zero.
Robert Fitzgibbon, of Warwick, passed away Wednesday.
The 61-year-old was a member of the FDNY's Engine 97 in the Bronx and Engine 47 in Manhattan.
A memorial service will be held Saturday at the Warwick Center.


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