65 YEARS OF SERVICE: 5-01-17 At Monday nights fire meeting AL SWEET was recognized for his 65 years as an active firefighter in Rush. Al received a plaque outlining this achievement and we all had cake. Al’s wife Nancy, who has supported him all these years was also at the meeting. Al served as Asst. Fire Chief, Fire Chief, Rush Fire Commission Chair, 5th Batt. Fire Coordinator, Rush FD Director, Parade chairman for many years, WNY Judge for parades. President of the County Fire Chiefs, many FASNY Committees and was involved in too many projects to list. He just might be the oldest active firefighter in Monroe County.