Recent Deaths

This page is dedicated to the memory of those loved ones who have passed away and to those of us left behind who miss them. The staff of the Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund honors the strength, courage, and humanity of our fallen heroes and their families.

  

FIREFIGHTERS Retired

     
Michael T. Cook 04/15/1972 - 08/01/2003 April 21, 2017
Jeffrey S. Polk Sr. 08/20/2003 - 07/26/2011 April 19, 2017
Samuel E. McCann 11/01/1962 - 05/14/2002 April 18, 2017
John Conn 02/02/1957 - 02/02/1980 April 2, 2017
Lonnie Hamrick 10/09/1965 - 07/14/1993 March 24, 2017
Harold R. Hendricks 07/01/1955 - 06/30/1986 March 21, 2017
Doyle Ebel 10/01/1948 - 11/22/1988 March 18, 2017
Michael Stockberger 06/11/1983 - 01/01/2007 March 17, 2017
Dennis Key 02/07/1970 - 08/16/1990 March 17, 2017
Tony A. Gonzales 04/15/1972 - 12/10/1998 March 9, 2017
William R. Dowling 10/14/2000 - 06/11/2013 March 7, 2017
Edmond B. Reeves 08/20/1963 - 11/01/1995 February 28, 2017
Forrest Bailey Jr. 03/21/1981 - 12/26/2003 February 22, 2017
Jack Coberly 09/16/1953 - 11/30/1972 February 7, 2017
Charlie A. Bell 08/20/1963 - 09/28/1989 February 6, 2017
Arnold G. Wooten 02/01/1951 - 03/17/1972 January 23, 2017
Noe Santana 06/27/1970 - 09/27/1975 January 17, 2017
Charles A. Knott 11/20/1970 - 04/21/2006 January 16, 2017
Paul D. Reich 11/01/1950 - 02/19/1982 January 15, 2017
Larry G. Webb 08/23/1980 - 09/06/2016 January 12, 2017
Richard Thompson 11/01/1962 - 05/03/1979 January 10, 2017
Charles Jacobs Jr. 03/22/1969 - 05/06/2006 January 5, 2017
Harold Alexander, Sr. 08/20/1963 - 11/01/1988 January 4, 2017
Margaret H. Roberts 02/25/1995 - 12/01/2015 January 4, 2017
Robert A. Shoquist 01/01/1954 - 03/14/1980 December 13, 2016
Nick E. Gianake 05/31/1964 - 06/27/1982 November 2, 2016
Henry Morales, Jr. 11/16/1974 - 04/05/1996 November 1, 2016
Donald R. Myers 12/09/1972 - 01/08/2004 October 10, 2016
Rufus N. Smith 11/01/1950 - 01/07/1972 September 29, 2016
Bill G. Simmons 10/16/1956 - 09/30/1983 September 16, 2016
Timothy F. O'Sullivan  03/21/1981 - 01/09/2008 September 11, 2016
Vernon A. Mayfield 10/04/1951 - 03/02/1973 September 5, 2016
Richard Skolaut 03/01/1955 - 12/15/1974 August 22, 2016
James D. Caldwell 01/03/1961-09/18/1984; 03/1/1955-05/23/1959 August 14, 2016
Tony I. Soza 01/31/1976 - 04/28/1996 July 31, 2016
Eddie Parrott 04/18/1974 - 02/24/1997 July 28, 2016
Phil Hudgens 04/05/1973 - 04/31/2012 July 27, 2016
Raleigh Murphy 10/12/1974 - 04/11/2007 July 8, 2016
Johnny Bruner 04/01/1950 - 09/13/1991 July 7, 2016
Larry A. Sontag 01/01/1959 - 11/03/2005 July 7, 2016
Mannie W. Estes 10/01/1958 - 02/05/1979 June 20, 2016
Tommie S. Sicola  01/01/1959 - 01/12/1975 June 13, 2016
Riley L. Wedgeworth III 06/19/1978 - 11/29/2015 June 13, 2016
Leonard Mikeska Sr. 09/01/1959 - 08/31/1985 June 9, 2016
Robert G. Ethridge 06/15/1968 - 08/03/1988 May 29, 2016
Charles H. Dodd 05/16/1961 - 02/13/1994 May 4, 2016
Kenneth E. Rosette 08/27/1979 - 11/21/2015 May 2, 2016
Willie S. Bright 11/08/1955 - 01/11/1980 April 19, 2016
Johnny M. Benson 11/01/1962 - 09/23/1990 April 6, 2016
Donald "Bryce" Blevins 10/31/1969 - 04/17/2008 April 6, 2016
Doyal Alewine 11/01/1950 - 03/03/1972 April 1, 2016
Jackie R. McDonald 10/26/1968 - 03/02/2000 March 22, 2016
Frank J. Leggio 02/01/1957 - 05/20/1978 March 5, 2016
William J. Henderson 05/16/1961 - 07/05/1977 February 18, 2016
Ray R. Torres 04/15/1972 - 01/18/2004 February 10, 2016
Lester Dever  08/20/1963 - 09/30/1977 January 29, 2016
Stanley Boykin 05/16/1961 - 02/18/1982  January 11, 2016
Albert E. Dorsey 03/03/1947 - 08/20/1976 January 5, 2016
Roger M. Smith 07/06/1971 - 07/30/1991 June 16, 2013

 

FIREFIGHTERS Active

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Deaths
Franklin Maresh 06/26/1982 April 8, 2017
Jason Hamilton 10/09/2004 January 27, 2017
Darryll L. Dave 11/20/2004 January 26, 2016
Steven Reid Whitfield II Cadet March 31, 2016
Rudolph "Rudy" Valdez, Jr. 08/19/1991 January 14, 2016

 

BENEFICIARIES 

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Deaths
Mary A. Fox - Member Floyd "Greg" Fox 12/09/1972 - 06/03/2008 April 17, 2017
Mildred F. Dorsey - Member Albert E. Dorsey  03/03/1947 - 08/20/1976 March 20, 2017
Margaret O Elliott - Member David L. Elliott   07/01/1955 - 07/01/1977 March 18, 2017
Amanda J. Williamson - Member Robert Williamson 08/01/1949 - 02/28/1874 February 26, 2017
Adeline Thompson - Member W. D. Thompson 06-01-1949 - 09-21-1991 February 16, 2017
Linda S. Fontenot - Member Horace Fontenot 09/16/1953 - 06/12/1966 January 30, 2017
Inez Ross - Member Harold M. Ross  10/04/1951 – 01/16/1977 January 29, 2017
Norma Patterson - Member Bernard Patterson  10/01/1958 - 05/18/1979 January 1, 2017
Mary Rumfield - Member J.D. Rumfield 04/16/1952 - 05/22/1964 December 27, 2016
Elsie Hardgrove - Member Theodore Hardgrove 09/01/1959 - 01/02/1986 November 12, 2016
Faye J. Spillers - Member Robert Spillers 05/01/1948 - 05/17/1978 November 9, 2016
Olga R. Gallegos - Member Mario Gallegos 05/19/1951 - 05/18/1972 October 24, 2016
Carole F. Ward - Member John C. Ward 05/30/1957 - 09/30/1975 October 15, 2016
Dorothy Marquart - Member Daniel R. Marquart 09/16/1963 - 03/03/1975 October 10. 2016
Jimmie Sellman - Member Henry Ennis Sellman 09/16/1953 - 07/04/1974 September 24, 2016
Rose Martinez - Member Elias C. Martinez 02/01/1951 - 08/15/1986 September 22, 2016
Billie Lee Flanagin - Member Ira M. Flanagin 10/04/1951 - 01/07/1986 September 16, 2016
Annie Matthews - Member Bobby Matthews 09/01/1959 - 11/03/1986 August 28, 2016
Georgia s. Dewberry - Member Marion Dewberry 01/01/1959 - 10/16/1972 August 11, 2016
Delpha Hilton - Member Wayne N. Bowers 08/01/1949 - 06/11/1970 August 6, 2016
Regina Brinegar - Member Bill Brinegar 05/01/1949 - 03/14/1973 July 24, 2016
Ellen E. Dittfurth - Member Louis E. Dittfurth 02/01/1951 - 06/14/1975 July 20, 2016
Mae Ola Wieghat - Member Ervin Fritz Wieghat 05/25/1957 - 12/26/1977 July 18, 2016
Dolores Jean Richards - Member Maurice Williamson 04/01/1949 - 04/15/1976 June 26, 2016
Maudie Hayes - Member Harrell R. Hayes 09/01/1952 - 05/07/1979 June 3, 2016
Helen L. Hickman - Member Clarence Hickman 02/02/1946 - 01/31/1985 May 10, 2016
Marie J. Schisser - Member Frank G. Schisser 09/23/1942 - 06/29/1973 April 12, 2016
Jackie S. Batey - Member Clarence J. Batey 03/01/1960 - 05/11/1980 March 8, 2016
Faye Nye - Member John M. Nye 11/01/1950 - 03/04/1972 March 7, 2016
Doris Blevins - Member James O. Blevins 02/01/1951 - 01/31/1975 February 13, 2016
Edith Little - Member John S Little 07/06/1933 - 01/28/1976 February 12, 2016
Dena M. Reily - Member Richard R. Reily 06/23/1975 - 01/02/2006 January 28, 2016
Danna G. McMullen - Member Robert McMullen 05/16/1961 - 01/03/1992 January 26, 2016
Laurie N. Vanwright - Member Lawrence Vanwright 03/15/1975 - 04/11/2002 January 14, 2016
Mildred D. Teets - Member Arnold Teets 08/01/1947 - 03/31/1959  January 6, 2016