UPDATED APRIL 5, 2008


"Even when the loss of his presence gives us pain,
still a certain pleasure arises in our mourning and lamentation;
for pain is felt at the loss of the beloved,
but pleasure in remembering him,
and, as it were, seeing him as he lived and moved."

"A passage from the Rhetoric of Aristotle"
 

Our Lady of the Railways Chapel - South Station, Boston - 1963
 


Conductor Joseph A. Cordova
New Haven Crew Base

A railroader and a great friend for 38 years, passed away on
Thursday, March 20, 2008



GARRY LIBBY TRIBUTE - CHRIS PERRONE TRIBUTE
LARRY SOLOMON TRIBUTE - STEVE PARKER TRIBUTE




Stephen M. Soltys

Track Foreman Steve Soltys, brother of retired Locomotive Engineer Ron Soltys,
passed away.

SOLTYS, STEPHEN M., 47, of Brookwood Rd., Cranston, died Thursday, March 22, 2007 at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North Providence.



New Haven Crew Base Locomotive Engineer Lee Huff and former Boston Crew Base LSA Kathy Skinner
passed away the last week of February, 2007.


 



 

 
Conductor Wallace "Wally" Franklin
Springfield Crew Base
Penn Central - Conrail - Amtrak
 
Rest in Peace - February 2007
 


Conductor Mike B. Kieon

Penn Central - Conrail - Amtrak

Rest in peace.

January 12, 2007





Two good guys.
Former Boston Amtrak Conductor Dennis Denault (left) and Vic Gobbi.
Dennis Denault passed away on March 25th, 2006 in Florida




Retired Conductor and legend of the First Street Yard "puzzle switch"

Amtrak Conductor  - Harold W. Swain,
Rest In Peace - South Boston, May 12th, 2005


 

FAREWELL TO NEW HAVEN CREW BASE CONDUCTORS GARY KRESTA AND JOE "JODI" LINGANE. 
Rest in peace. March 2005
 

Two good friends and plain ol' good railroad guys!


Railroaders we said goodbye to in 2004..........


 



More railroad friends who have left us......


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