Passing of President Louis Hajdu-Nemeth

It is with profound sadness Somerset Fire & Rescue Co. No. 1 announces the passing of President Louis Hajdu-Nemeth on Sunday,  April 30, 2017.  Lou leaves a distinguished fire service legacy as the President of Somerset Fire and Rescue Co. No. 1.  Lou was a Past Chief of the Middlebush Fire Department. Lou also served as a Commissioner of Fire District No. 1.  Lou leaves behind a wife, two sons, a daughter and a new grandchild.

Arraignments for Lou are: 

Visitation – Gleason’s Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St. Somerset, NJ 08873

                       Wednesday, May 3 2017  13:00-15:30 and 18:30-21:00

Mass –  St. Mathias Church, 170 JFK Blvd. Somerset, NJ 08873

                       Thursday, May 4, 2017  09:00

Internment Service – Franklin Memorial Park, 1800 Rt. 27, North Brunswick NJ

Rest Easy Brother.

Newest Firefighters

Congratulations to Somerset’s newest firefighters – Charlie Watts and Garrett Leung. Charlie and Garrett passed their final firefighter exam and are ready for action. ¬†Great work boys!!

Bound Brook Carnival

Engine 561 was on stand-by for the Bound Brook Fire Department during their annual carnival.  While standing by, the crew just happened to catch a rainbow that formed after a brief rain shower.