I offer my sincere condolences to the Batelli family and the Garfield Fire Department. May our brother rest in peace!

Courtesy Metro Fire Radio of New Jersey

***LINE OF DUTY DEATH*** GARFIELD NJ, FIREFIGHTER GEORGE BATELLI A 22 YEAR
VETERAN OF GARFIELD ENGINE COMPANY 1. HE LEAVES BEHIND A WIFE, 2 DAUGHTERS, A
SON, AND SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN. FF. BATELLI DIED OF AN APPARENT HEART ATTACK
WHILE ENROUTE TO THE MULTIPLE ALARM FIRE IN FAIRLAWN NJ.