Shannon Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Operational Support Firefighter Humana (Boots) Haronga. Boots was a Gold Star member, life member and local volunteer, serving with the Shannon brigade for 41 years.
Motueka Fire Brigade advises of the death of Operational Support Firefighter Warren Webby. Warren was a Gold Star, life member and local volunteer, serving with the brigade for 37 years. A funeral service will be held at the Motueka Fire Station Monday 18th commencing at 1pm.
Omokoroa Volunteer Fire Brigade advise the passing of Helen Hof, Brigade Support on 24th of December 2020. Helen served five years with the brigade as their treasured Office Manager. The memorial service will be held at Omokoroa Community Church, 139 Hamurana Rd, Omokoroa at 1300hrs on 6 January 2021.
Ngongotaha Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Carol Newcombe, Brigade Support, on 17 December 2020.
Te Tairāwhiti Area and Gisborne Fire Station advise the passing of former Divisional Officer and Life Honorary Member Kevin McIntosh
Kaiwaka Volunteer Fire Brigade announces the passing of Senior Firefighter Michael George Law (RNZN Ret.).
Reefton Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of the passing of Brigade Support member and close friend Toni Bell on Wednesday, 2nd December 2020. The family will be conducting a private farewell for Toni and ask for privacy at this time.
Browns Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Deputy Chief Fire Officer John Graham
Otaki Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of retired SFF Colin Strickland on Friday 27 November.
Paihia Volunteer Brigade advises of the passing of Mike Mosby QSM, Brigade Support, on 24 November 2020.
Mike rose to DCFO Kawakawa before becoming the second CFO of Paihia and also the DCFO at West Harbour, and his service of 58 years is remarkable.