Vallone Co-names Street In Memory of Late Bayside High School Coach Unveils Street Co-naming of 204th Street & 32nd Avenue as Coach Stephen Piorkowski Way
Bayside, Queens – Council Member Paul A. Vallone hosted a street co-naming ceremony on Friday, October 7th
Joined by Piorkowski’s wife, Susan Hayes, and daughter, Katherine Piorkowski, Congresswoman Grace Meng, Assemblyman Edward Braunstein and Bayside High School Principal Michael Athy, Council Member Vallone unveiled 204th
“My daughter Katherine and I are extremely touched and amazed by the outpouring of love, respect and recognition that has been bestowed on my husband Stephen. To know that he will be memorialized with his name overlooking the Bayside H.S. Athletic Field is truly rewarding. He loved life and lived each day with the goal to make a difference in the lives of his students, athletes and his daughter. We are so very proud and grateful to here today,” Susan Hayes, wife of Stephen Piorkowski, said.