Ross Hurley

19/01/2022 | In Memoriam | National

Ross Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of ex DCFO and Life Honorary Member, Ross Hurley. A service to celebrate Ross’s life will be held at the Ross Community Hall in Ross on Saturday 22 January at 11am.

Joe (Doc) Bourke

17/01/2022 | In Memoriam | National

Patea Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of ex DCFO and Life Honorary Member Joe (Doc) Bourke on Friday 14 January. Family and friends are invited to celebrate Doc’s life on Tuesday 18 January at the family farm at 4 Putahi Road, RD1, Whenuakura, Patea commencing at 1.

Julia Rose Florence

22/12/2021 | In Memoriam | National

Ōhope Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of Firefighter Julia Florence on the 14th December. Julia joined the Brigade on the 15 July 2020, completed her Volunteer Recruits Course and was a dedicated and competent fire-fighter.

Sydney Charles Taylor (Syd)

13/12/2021 | In Memoriam | National

Hastings Brigade advise the passing of Tomoana Freezing Works Fire Brigade - ex Chief Fire Officer Sydney Taylor (Syd).  

Syd served as the CFO at Tomoana Freezing Works Fire Brigade with 41years service.

Graham Hackworthy (Hack) - updated 5.00pm

13/12/2021 | In Memoriam | National

Wellington Fire Brigade advise the passing of ex Station Officer Graham Hackworthy (Hack) Saturday the 11th of December 2021. Graham served as a Career Firefighter for many years in Wellington Fire Brigade particularly at Thorndon and Kilbirnie stations. Graham was a Gold Star Member of the brigade.

Salvin John Wilson (John)

13/12/2021 | In Memoriam | National

Wellington Operational Support Unit advises of the passing of Life Honorary Member Salvin “John” Wilson. John served the unit from 25 March 1968 until retiring as a Station Officer on 1 December 2003. He was an active Life Honorary Member.