On Sunday, September 10th, the East Greenbush Fire Company celebrated
the 18th Annual Life Member’s Day. Several Life Members gathered under the Chief Frank Becker Memorial Pavilion
to enjoy an afternoon of camaraderie. Dennis Patrick Kennedy was honored for his 50 years of service to the Fire
Company. On hand to present the awards were Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Association 1st Vice President Fred
Pettingell, Hudson Mohawk Volunteer Firefighter’s Association 2nd Vice President Butch Recchia and FASNY Home
Trustee William Eck. Dennis joined the Hudson Valley Fireman’s Association on January 1, 1969 and is also a
proud Life Member of the Royal Order of the Red Vests.