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    Default Buffalo Firefighter Don Herbert Dies

    http://www.wgrz.com/news/news_articl...?storyid=35572


    Buffalo Firefighter Don Herbert Dies


    Posted by: Greg Borowski, Producer
    Created: 2/21/2006 3:28:54 AM
    Updated: 2/21/2006 8:03:22 AM


    His story gained national attention, when last year, injured Buffalo Firefighter Don Herbert awoke from a 9-year long coma. His recovery was considered by many to be a miracle. After developing pneumonia a few days ago, Don Herbert passed away early this morning.

    In 1995, Herbert was fighting a fire when the roof caved in and trapped him in a stairwell.
    Herbert's injuries were severe and he was left in a coma.

    Last year, Herbert awoke from a coma after being given a new round of medication. He was talking with his family and friends.

    Late last night, Buffalo firefighters got word that Herbert was fighting pnuemonia and that he wasn't doing well. Herbert died at 1:45 Tuesday morning.





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    RIP Brother you put up a great fight!!
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    I am sorry to hear about this. Firefighter Herbert's story was one of hope. I wish all his family and friends the best.
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    My condolences go out to the family and the entire Buffalo Fire Department.

    RIP brother.
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    To the family friends and BFD brothers and sisters of Don Herbert I extend my sincere condolences.

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    I was truly saddened to read of FF Herbert's passing. I was truly hopefuly for a recovery of some sort. Rest in peace, brother.

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    The leadership and membership of Local 2068 send their condolences to the Buffalo Fire Department and the friends and collegues of Don Herbert.

    Rest In Peace, Brother Herbert.
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    funeral arrangements as found on buffalo iaff local website

    Funeral arrangements for Firefighter Donald Herbert are as follows:



    Wake:


    Thursday, February 23rd - 2 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    Friday, February 24th - 2 p.m. - 9 p.m.

    Quinn Funeral Home
    192 Abbott Road
    Buffalo, NY 14220


    Funeral:

    Saturday, February, 25th at 10:30 a.m.
    Our Lady of Victory Basilica
    South Park Avenue & Ridge Road
    Lackawanna, New York


    Burial:

    Holy Cross Cemetery
    Ridge Road & South Park Avenue
    Lackawanna, New York



    Collation to follow at:

    Lucarelli's Banquet Center
    1830 Abbott Road
    Lackawanna, NY
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    Rest in peace, my friend! You shall be missed by the entire FF community!
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    The Brother was a walking miracle.. Shame he couldnt bounce back from this.. RIP, Brother.. Condolences to the family

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    Such a grest shame...Rest in Peace.
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    Rest in peace brother.

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    On behalf of Local 1714..

    Rest in peace, Brother.

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    Rest in peace Firefighter Herbert.

    My thoughts and prayers are with the BFD and the family and friends of Firefighter Don Herbert.

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    RIP Brother. Such a sad story. On the flip side I am happy that his family was able to spend some time with him before hand.

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    I really feel bad for his family and friends who must be so devastated after his amazing recovery earlier
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    Default vieo from funeral for those interested

    http://www.wgrz.com/news/news_articl...2&provider=top

    3 different news stories all in the upper right.

    I am sad to say i was one of the guys standing in the lines, a place i do not want to be. it was a beautiful service and not a dry eye in the place.


    RIP my brother Don.
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