On Monday, July 16th, before a crowd of friends and fellow firefighters from all 5 Companies. Mayor Goldberg presented, on behalf of the Council and the Borough of Hawthorne, a commemorative plaque to Ken Silvestri for his 65 years of service and dedication to the Borough of Hawthorne as a volunteer fireman. The plaque is displayed prominently on the front of Company #3, located at 112 Goffle Road. The ceremony started with FD Chaplain Timothy Stanely leading the department in prayer. Chief Speranza spoke about Ken’s importance to his family and the fire department and also presented Ken his 65 years of service trophy award. It was an evening for the Hawthorne Fire Department to reflect on it’s long and great history.
Congratulations Ken Silvestri, from each and every member of the Hawthorne Fire Department, we thank you for your dedication and commitment to Borough of Hawthorne.