Joe joined the New York City Fire Department in 1994. He was assigned to Engine 88/Ladder 38 in the Bronx for 7 years. Three weeks prior to the attacks‚ he transferred to Rescue 3‚ fulfilling his lifelong dream.
He was known for his sense of humor and quick wit accompanied by his easygoing demeanor and an ever-present smile.
He loved to work with his hands‚ owning his own contracting business for home renovations and additions while specializing in woodworking and carpentry.
He left behind his wife of 9 years and four young beautiful children ages 9 months to 6 years. He will remain forever in our hearts.