FDNY - EMS - Emergency Medical Dispatch Lieutenant
End of Service: 10/30/2022
Circumstances: Motorcycle accident
Redwin Y. Mendez was a 23 veteran in the FDNY EMS division, was a Lieutenant for 6 years, and an Emergency Medical Dispatch supervisor for 4 years. He was recognized by EMS Week in 2021 by the New York City Fire Department.
In his career, he saved thousands of lives. Redwin impacted many people not only in his career but in his personal life. His smile, kindness, and sense of humor will always be remembered, as will his love for his family.
He was passionate about riding and being a member of the Latin America Motorcycle Association, Empire State L.A.M.A. He did everything but teach those who loved him, how to live without him.
Redwin is survived by his beloved wife Elena, and his children Brandon, Alexa, and Redwin Jr.