The Te Puke Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of retired Life Honorary Member Melvyn Hintz on Friday 28 May 2021.
The Hamilton Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Dave Jenkins on the 30th April 2021.
Rissington Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Bryan Farquharson on the 30th April 2021.
Kurow Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of Deputy Chief Fire Officer Richard Nehoff on 20 April. Richard joined the brigade on 9 July 1979, serving 42 years. A celebration of Richard’s life will be held at the Kurow Memorial Hall on Friday 23 April at 1400 hours.
Hahei Volunteer Fire Brigade informs you of the passing of Firefighter Shane Harnett.
Onewhero Volunteer Fire Brigade advises the passing of Fire Fighter David Gaunt (Gaunty) on 10 April. Dave served for 7 years. Dave's funeral will be held at 1pm on Thursday 15 April at La Valla Estate, 131 Dominion Road, Tuakau.
Silverdale and Manly Volunteer Fire Brigades advise of the passing of ex Third Officer Wyvern (Rick) Rickaby. Rick served for 33 years.
Ikamatua Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Ex Officer In Charge Richard (Dick) Prendergast.
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.