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Nanette Russo Ambelas and her daughters Giovanna (left)
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Nanette Russo Ambelas and her daughters Giovanna (left) and Gabriella during funeral services for their husband and father, Lieutenant Gordon Matthew Ambelas, July 10, 2014 at the Church of St. Clare in Staten Island. Ambelas was the first FDNY firefighter to die in the line of duty in more than two years.(Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa)

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