The Waipara and Amberley Volunteer Fire Brigades advises of the passing of Eric Archibald on 17 November 2022. Eric was the ex-CFO of the Waipara Brigade and the ex-DCFO of the Amberley Brigade and a Life Member of both brigades.
Kaitangata Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of the passing of ex-DCFO John Joseph (Jack) Hurring on 5 November. A Fire and Emergency funeral for Jack will be held at Kaitangata Community Centre on Friday 18 November at 1. 30pm, followed by refreshments at the Kaitangata Fire Station.
Cromwell Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Norman Ellis Jermyn (Norm) on 31 October.
Norman served in the Queenstown Volunteer Fire Brigade between 1999 and 2002, the Wanaka Volunteer Fire Brigade from 2003 to 2004, and the Cromwell Volunteer Fire Brigade from 2004 to 2012.
Burkes Pass Volunteer Fire Brigade and Mid-South Canterbury District advise of the passing of firefighter Alastair Munro on Saturday 29 October 2022
Alastair was a firefighter at Burkes Pass for 22 years.
Ormondville Volunteer Fire Brigade and Te Matau a Māui Hawke’s Bay District advises of the passing of Ex DCFO and current serving Operational Support Station Officer Larry Mullan.
Larry joined on the 11 September 1984 and was in his 38th year of continued service.
Ruakaka Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Ken Clark on Wednesday 12 October 2022. Ken joined 16 March 1970 and was a career firefighter across many stations in Auckland. He later moved to Ruakaka and joined the brigade, where he was a life member.
Tirau Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Brigade Life Honorary Member Albert January on 13 October 2022. A celebration of AJ's life will be held on Tuesday 18 October at 11:00am at the Rauhoto Marae, Nukuhau, Taupo.
Te Matau a Māui | Hawke’s Bay District advises of the passing of Allen Procter. Allen's career with the New Zealand Fire Service began in Shannon as a volunteer on 9 October 1961 at the age of 19.
Hawarden Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Brigade Firefighter Gary McCracken. Gary was a member of the Hawarden Brigade for over 31 years and was still an active member.
Te Kauwhata Volunteer Brigade advises of the passing of ex-firefighter Ken Carter Monday, 10 October 2022. His funeral will be held at 1. 30pm on Thursday 13 October at the Te Kauwhata Rugby Club.