Tuakau Volunteer Fire Brigade advise the passing of Senior Firefighter Eric Martin Miller on March 23rd. Eric previously served with Tauranga, then Ravensbourne and 11 years at Tuakau.
Kawakawa Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Ex Chief Fire Officer Arthur Sturmfels. Arthur served from 1980 to 2009, and was Chief Fire Officer from 2000 to 2009.
Patea Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of Station Officer Graeme Phillips. Graeme served just over 50 years. A service will be held at St Patrick's Catholic Church, 27 Egmont Street, Patea on Tuesday 9th March 2021 at 1 pm.
Waiwhare Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of Retired Crew Leader David Ward on the 4th March 2021 having provided over 40 years of service to the Waiwhare community.