Funeral services for West Webster (NY) Past Fire Chief Michael J. Chiapperini
Thousands of fellow firefighters and police officers, along with community members, family and friends have filled Webster Schroeder High School to remember this fallen hero.
Mike Chiapperini was a volunteer firefighter for the West Webster Fire Department for 25 years. He was also a past chief for the department. His service to his community didn’t stop there, also serving Webster as a police officer for nearly 20 years.
Lieutenant Chiapperini rose through the ranks with the department, serving as a dispatcher, then as a patrol officer and was promoted to lieutenant two years ago.
He is survived by his wife, Kimberly, son, Nicholas, and two daughters, Kacie and Kylie.
Also on CommandSafety …
- LODD Funeral of fallen hero, Tomasz Kaczowka – December 31, 2012
- Efforts for Medal of Freedom to the Four Firefighters who were ambushed in West Webster New York on Christmas Eve 2012 – January 2, 2013
- Chicago Fire Department: Everyone Goes Home (official version) – December 28, 2011
- The Brotherhood of the Fire Service and the Bonds of Family – September 10, 2012