… I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement,
and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost,
and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a
sacrifice upon the altar of freedom. – A. Lincoln 1864

We Honor Our Fallen Brothers:

Police Officers
P.O. Robert Paton – Elizabeth Police 16 Oct 1918
P.O. John Hiney 22 Oct 1918
P.O. James Lynch Rahway Police 26 Feb 1919
P.O. Jabob Kraus
P.O. Florance O’Sullivan Scotch Plains Poli 2 Sep 1921
P.O. Michael Norton 21 Jul 1922
P.O. Harry Orr 5 Dec 1922
P.O. Maurice Higgins Plainfield Police 26 Nov 1925
P.O. Edwin Fitzpatrick Union Co Police 17 Oct 1928
P.O. John McGann 15 Dec 1930
P.O. Thomas England Hillside Police 16 Aug 1932
P.O. Frank Carine 1 Jul 1934
P.O. William Kroschel 14 Aug 1936
P.O. Edgar Wright Westfield Police 22 Feb 1938
P.O. George Guempel 15 Apr 1941
P.O. Andrew Forbes Roselle Police 22 Jun 1951
P.O. Clinton Bond Union Police 12 Feb 1954
P.O. Charles Bernoskie 28 Nov 1958
P.O. Joseph Roessner Springfield Police 13 Mar 1962
P.O. John Gleason 16 Jul 1967
P.O. Robert Perry 1 Jul 1970
P.O. John Burns 8 Jan 1971
P.O. William Watterson Clark Police 4 Jul 1971
P.O. Frank Buczek 22 Sep 1971
P.O. Robert Hand Cranford Polic 11 Feb 1975
P.O. Anthony Lordi 14 Dec 1979
P.O. Abigail Powlett 13 Mar 1985
P.O. Thomas Haughton Garwood Police 24 Nov 1995

Firefighters
F.F. Paul Zellner Elizabeth Fire 16 Jun 1916
Capt. William Ril 5 Dec 1926
F.F. William Uhlig 26 Jun 1933
F.F. Edward McMeel 18 Oct 1933
F.F. Charles Moore 9 Feb 1934
Lt. Frank Johnson 19 Nov 1937
Lt. Charles Koehler 6 Mar 1938
F.F. Stephen Grzesiak 25 May 1952
F.F. Frank Tesnar 11 Mar 1953
F.F. Patrick Carroll 26 Jan 1954
F.F. James Ford 16 Sep 1961
Dep Chief John Higgins 20 Dec 1966
Capt. Dominick Ritorto Union Fire Dept. 3 Sep 1967
Capt. Philip Clark 3 Jan 1969
Capt. Joseph McNamara 9 Dec 1969
Capt. Alfred Dziedzic 23 Sep 1971
Capt. Kenneth Feeney 20 Mar 1980
Dep Chief Les Hendricks Union Fire Dept. 24 Aug 1996