Joseph Maiello Death – Obituary – Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro today announced the death of Lieutenant Joseph Maiello. Lt Maiello, 53, a 22-year veteran of the Department, was discovered unconscious and pronounced dead while on-duty at his firehouse, Engine Company 163 and Ladder Company 83, on Sunday, December 26, 2021.
Joseph Maiello Death – Obituary, Lieutenant Joseph Maiello. Lt Maiellohass passed away
Lt Maiello is the 1,155th member of the FDNY to die in the line-of-duty. A resident of Staten Island, he is survived by his wife, Irene, and their two children, ages 16 and 14. The last member of the Department to die in the line of duty was Probationary Firefighter Vincent Malveaux, who died on December 3, 2021. Funeral arrangements are pending.