THE BRONX - Hundreds of friends and family members attended a wake today for FDNY firefighter Gary Valentino, who died last week.

Valentino was a 12-year veteran who was assigned to Engine 43 in the Bronx. He was found dead at the firehouse Friday morning.

He was only 41 years old, but had been suffering from a long-term heart condition.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow at St. Stephen's Church at 10:30 a.m. in Orange County, N.Y.

Firefighter found dead at E. Tremont firehouse