East Meadow

In Memoriam

Irv Schwimmer

Engine Company #2

Irv was born on Feb. 1, 1914.

Irv joined the East Meadow Fire Department in 1957.

He was very active and served as 1st Lt. in 1961 and again in 1963.

Irv attained the rank of Captain in 1964 and also became an EMFD Fire Inspector that year.

He became a life member in 1972 but continued to be active until moving to Florida in the 1980s.

He passed away in January of 1999.