Chris was a ‘gentle giant’- known to his friends as ‘Super Chris.’ He stood 6’5′ with a heart to match. He was a writer‚ composer‚ musician‚ and poet. Before becoming a firefighter‚ Chris was a paralegal for the Queen’s District Attorney’s Office. He was referred to as ‘The Rocking Firefighter’ in several newspapers after 9/11. All of his music was distributed to attendants at Chris’ memorial mass.