Charles DiVincenzo, Life Member & Son of Former Chief, Passes Away

Charles-Divincenzo-1415798688The Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department is saddened to learn of the passing of life member Charles Joseph DiVincenzo.

DiVincenzo was a volunteer member and City of Hyattsville career firefighter, who retired as a Washington, D.C. firefighter. His father, Charles DiVincenzo, was a past chief of the Hyattsville VFD. He passed away on Monday, November 10th at the age of 81.


On Monday, November 10, 2014, of College Park, MD. Beloved father of Anthony B. DiVincenzo, and Theresa M. (Jason) Bishop. Cherished grandfather of Madden, Ava and Christian. Devoted uncle and guardian of Frank DiVincenzo. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Naomi DiVincenzo. Charles was a retired D.C. Firefighter and member of IAFF Local #36.

A memorial gathering will be held at GASCH’S FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 4739 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD on Monday, November 24th, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Prayers will be offered at 1 p.m. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, 801 Roeder Road, Suite 800, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or