David T. Wooley Sr.‚ 54‚ captain‚ FDNY‚ Ladder 4. Wooley was both an accomplished firefighter and a busy interior decorator. He spent 31 years with the FDNY‚ earning the respect and admiration of his colleagues. In his spare time‚ he turned a talent for wallpapering and painting into a profitable hobby and business‚ often working with his son‚ brother‚ and cousin. A warm family man‚ Wooley took a special joy in playing with his three-year-old grandson.