Brennan Tate

30/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Te Ūpoko advises of the passing of Brennan Tate, Te Ūpoko Region Business Analyst, on 28 January. Brennan joined the Te Ūpoko Region HQ whānau in 2014 and contributed nearly 10 years of service to both the Region HQ Office and the wider organisation.

Colin Twose

26/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Waikari Volunteer Fire Brigade wish to advise the passing of retired Senior Firefighter Colin Twose.  

The service for Colin will be held at the Waikari War Memorial Hall, 99 Princes Street, Waikari on Tuesday 30 January 2024 at 1pm.

Gary Talbot

26/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

It is with great sadness that the Waikato District advise the passing of Gary Talbot, former CFO Hamilton Brigade and Area Manager Eastern Waikato.   Gary passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday 25 January 2024.

Wesley (Wes) Reichel

23/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Millers Flat Volunteer Fire Brigade advise the passing of former member Wesley (Wes) Reichel. Wes was a Life member and a former Chief Fire Officer of our brigade and former Controller of the Teviot Valley Fire Station.

Paul Ivan Whitehead

19/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Marton Volunteer Fire Brigade wish to advise of the sad passing of Paul Whitehead, Paul passed peacefully on Wednesday 17January 2024, aged 71 years old.

Gavin Lack - updated

18/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Canterbury District advise of the passing of Gavin Lack, Advisor Risk Reduction with the Mid-South Canterbury District, seconded to the Public Safety Network in Christchurch. He was also a serving member of the Lincoln Volunteer Fire Brigade and Logistician with Southern USAR Team & EMAT.

Bryant McKenzie

15/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

It is with heavy hearts members of the Wallacetown Volunteer Fire Brigade advise the sudden unexpected passing of QFF Bryant Mckenzie aged 20 years young. Bryant was a valued member of the Wallacetown Brigade as is, his father David, his brother Trent and sister in-law Rebecca.

Murray Dysart

14/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

The Waikaia Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of passing of Life Member, FF Murray Dysart on Monday 8th January 2024. Murry competed 27 years service with our Brigade and will be greatly missed.

Jim Ewers

09/01/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Upper Moutere Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of their ex-CFO and Founding and Life Member, Jim Ewers, on Thursday 28 December 2023. The funeral was held on Wednesday 3 January with a guard of honour.