Wake, funeral arrangements for EMT Yadira Arroyo announced

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Saturday, March 25, 2017

MORRIS PARK, Bronx (WABC) -- Wake and funeral details for FDNY EMT Yadira Arroyo, who was killed in the line of duty, have been announced.


Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11 a.m.

St. Nicholas of Tolentine R.C. Church

2600 Lafayette Avenue

Bronx, NY 10465

Arroyo was a 14-year veteran of the force and a mother of five. Here is a photo of Arroyo with four of her children:

Arroyo's mother, her children, her EMT partner and much of her family attended the ceremony Saturday.

Arroyo was the eighth member of FDNY EMS to die in the line of duty.

Tributes have been pouring in for Arroyo. A makeshift memorial was set up at the scene where she was killed: