Police & Fire

Former Fanwood Fire Chief Stanley Yotcoski Dies at Age 81

In Memoriam

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Fire Department is mourning the loss of its former Chief Stanley Yotcoski.

"Stan joined the Fanwood Fire Dept in June 1969 and never missed a beat. He served as Chief in 1981-1982," said current Chief John Piccola. 

October 6, 1935, Chief Yotcoski was a lifelong resident of Fanwood. He retired from NJ Transit following 30+ years bus driver and loved fishing. He is survived by his, wife, Marian, and four children.

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Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 12, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, 155 South Ave. in Fanwood. The funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

To leave a condolence, visit fanwoodmemorial.com.

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