Main-Transit's Chief Riley Passes Away

The Main Transit Fire Department is saddened to announce the loss of our chief, William “Radar” Riley. Chief Riley passed away on March 30, 2016 after a tough battle with cancer. He was 49 years old and a 30-year veteran of the fire service.

Chief Riley leaves behind his wife of 22 years, Denise, and many close friends and loved ones.

The family will be present at Amigone Funeral Home (Amherst Chapel), 5600 Sheridan Dr., to receive friends and loved ones on Sunday, April 3rd from 1pm-3pm and 6pm-9pm

A funeral service will take place at the same location on Monday, April 4th at 11:00AM. Following the internment at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, there will be a luncheon at the Main-Transit Fire Department.

Honor Guards and apparatus are welcome and asked to contact Dominic Creamer at 716-206-4010 or email him at with the number of apparatus and personnel participating. Participating fire companies will be schedule in the latter half of the visitation.

Please direct any further questions to Asst. Chief Daniel Hooper or President Brian Rusin.

Visitation and Funeral
Amigone Funeral Home (Amherst Chapel)
5600 Sheridan Dr.
Williamsville, NY 14221

Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery
South Union Rd.
Williamsville, NY 14221

Main Transit Fire Department
6777 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221