Cuba Fire Department Inc

In Memory of Don Lopes


Thursday, May 11, 2017 At this time, CFD extends its condolences to the family and friends of Donald W. Lopes of Cuba who passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Don was a lifetime member of Cuba Fire Department and held positions as a former Chief, President, and Dairy Week Parade Chairman. Don also served as Allegany County District Coordinator 2 (DC-2) organizing multi-department emergency service endeavors in the district 2 regions of Cuba, New Hudson, Clarksville, and Friendship. 

Friends and family may gather at the Mark F. Rinker Funeral Home & Memorial Service, Inc., 9 Bull St., Cuba, from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday (May 12, 2017), and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday (May 13, 2017), at which time memories of Don will be shared. Funeral honors will be accorded by members of Cuba Fire Department at 8 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
Burial will be in Cuba Cemetery in Cuba.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cuba Fire Department, P.O. Box 84, Cuba, NY 14727, the Cuba Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Unit, 140 W. Main St., Cuba, NY 14727, or to the Cuba Cemetery, 17 Maple St., Cuba, NY 14727.

Don's full obituary is available through the following link

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 In Memory of Don Lopes 1944-2017