QUEENS HERO 'JUST LOVED BEING A FIREFIGHTER'

By STEFAN C. FRIEDMAN


August 10, 2002 -- Mayor Bloomberg, former Mayor Rudy Giuliani and hundreds of New York's Bravest packed a tiny Queens church yesterday to bid a tearful farewell to 9/11 firefighter Thomas Casoria.

The 28-year-old member of Manhattan's Engine 22 was in the north tower of the World Trade Center when it collapsed.

Casoria was killed four weeks before he was to marry his fianc