Bloomington Fire Dept. Firefighter and Secretary Joe Hafner Sr., father of Asst. Chief Joe Hafner Jr. and Grandfather of Probationary Firefighter Joey Hafner was honored at the Bloomington Fire Department Annual Installation dinner last night at the Best Western Hotel in Kingston for 60 years of Firematic service to the Bloomington Fire Dept. and community. Presentations were made by Heidi Haynes who is the representative of 46th district NYS Senator George Amedore and Ulster County Executive Michael Hein. County Executive Hein issued a county wide proclamation declaring March 7, 2015 as 'Joe Hafner Sr. Day' throughout Ulster County.