Wellington Operational Support Unit advises of the passing of Life Honorary Member Chris Raine on Saturday 18 June 2022. Chris was a member of the Unit’s Northern Squad and began his service in April 1974.
Little River Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Ian Marriott ex Operational Support on 12 June 2022. At Ian’s request a private cremation will be held.
The Te Puke Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Retired DCFO Gilbert (Gillie) Barnett who passed away on Sunday 12 June. Gillie served the Te Puke Volunteer Brigade from 1969 to 1994.
The Knight family advise of the passing of Retired Station Officer David Joseph Knight on Wednesday 8 June. David’s funeral service will be held at Morrisons Funeral Home, 220 Universal Drive, Henderson on Wednesday 15 June at 12. 30pm in the Main Chapel.
Dunedin Fire Brigade advise of the passing of ex Senior Station Officer Russell Walker on Thursday 9 June. A service for Russell will be held in Campbell and Sons Chapel, 95 Gordon Road, Mosgiel at 2. 30pm on Tuesday 14 June followed by a private cremation.
Mangawhai Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of the passing of Chief Fire Officer Robert Leslie on Sunday 29 May.
Wyndham Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of former Gold Star recipient and Honorary Life Member Murray Dynes.
Whitianga Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of former Deputy Chief Fire Officer and Life Honorary member Ted Ramsbotham.
The Eastland Fire Brigade advises of the passing of ex-Firefighter Richard Broughton. Richard served ten years with the Brigade as a Firefighter from 2011 to 2021. Richards funeral was held in Gisborne on the 16th of May
Blackball Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of former CFO, Gold Star member and Honorary Life Member, Tom Donnelly. Tom served as a member of the Blackball Volunteer Fire Brigade from 1973 to 2017, and was CFO from 1996 to 2009.