Please print a copy and save in a safe place for your Beneficiary to access after your passing.

Many thanks to Dave Franz, Recording Secretary of The Retired Fire Officers and Fire Fighters Association for providing this information.

We will update this as new information becomes available.

Bereavement Benefits

Fundraiser Honoring Kelsey

See the attachment for information about a fundraiser benefiting Trinity Lutheran Christian School & Early Learning Center and their “Lieutenant Kelsey Sadler Memorial Scholarship” to be held on May 5, 2023. The scholarship will be awarded to students whose parents are first-responders, including firefighters, paramedics and EMTs and all of whom risk their lives to protect and serve. Kelsey’s step-daughter is a student at TLCS.

Memorial Fundraiser Scholarship

Promotion into L-964

EVD Justin K. Harbeson, Truck 16 to Lieutenant, Engine 47

effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours March 31, 2021

Congratulations and Welcome!

Promotions into L-964

PO Michael D. DiRusso, Engine 8 to Lieutenant – Suppression

Congratulations and Welcome!

Promotions into L-964

FF/PM Matthew C. Dimick, Engine 31 to Lieutenant -Suppression, ALS
EVD Matthew T. Bredehoft, Truck 10 to Lieutenant -Suppression
FF/PM Lawrence E. Faries, Truck 16 to Lieutenant -Suppression, ALS

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours February 3, 2021

Congratulations and Welcome!

January 2021 Retirements

Lieutenant Suppression Richard J. Murray IV, Engine 8
Lieutenant Suppression Donald J. Schafer Jr., Engine 5
Effective 2400 hours on January 28, 2021

Lt. Suppression Vernese A. Hilton, Engine 45 Effective 2400 hours on January 31, 2021

Congratulations and Enjoy your Retirements!


Fire Supply Coordinator Jeffrey S. Harris to Fire Supply Officer

Medical Supply Coordinator Jerami A. Bennett to Medical Supply Officer

Effective for Payroll Purposes: 0700 hours November 25, 2020

Congratulations and Welcome!

Recent Retirement!

Captain Timothy J. Hamilton – 11/26/20 2400 hours

Congratulations and enjoy your well earned retirement!


PM Sean Toleson to Lieutenant EMS – effective 10/14/20

P.O. Ryan Kelly to Lieutenant – effective 10/28/20

Lieutenant Cody T. Gabriele to Captain – effective 12/9/20
EVD Craig H. Jennings to Lieutenant – effective 12/9/20

Congratulations and Welcome!

Recent Retirement

Lieutenant Michael L. Evans, Engine 45

Effective 2400 hours on October 21, 2020

Congratulations on your retirement Brother!