Gouverneur Fire Department member named SLC Firefighter Of The Year for 2019
Above are Association President Dennis Eickhoff, Vincent Ferry, 1st vice president Mark Bomyea, and 2nd vice president Adam Smith.
GOUVERNEUR — The St. Lawrence County Fire Chief's Association named Vincent Ferry, a volunteer fireman from the Gouverneur Fire Department as its Firefighter Of The Year for 2019.
The announcement was made at a meeting at the Lawrenceville Fire Station. Vinny, as he is known, began his volunteer service with Edwards & DeGrasse Fire, followed by Richville Fire and now Gouverneur.With 45 years of service to the community, Ferry was an easy choice for the honor.
Ferry is a St Lawrence County Fire Coordinator, dive team member, past president of the county chiefs and also serves as a director of Believe NNY Inc. who assists volunteers with cancer or other life threatening disease during their time of need.