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

Name Pension Service Dates Date of Death
John Thompson 03/01/1960 - 02/19/1985 August 5, 2017
Nathaniel Blackmon 05/01/1940 - 05/02/1977 July 29, 2017
Billy S. Chaffin 11/16/1974 - 07/10/2002 July 16, 2017
James M. Snell 12/10/1966 - 04/11/1985 July 9, 2017
Jackie C. Haneline 10/26/1968 - 09/24/1989 July 9, 2017
Leslie C. Adkins 08/19/1972 - 01/31/1996 July 2, 2017
Vernon C. Walker 04/01/1950 - 09/18/1970 June 25, 2017
John N. Jones 02/19/1972 - 02/01/1983 June 17, 2017
Efrain Davis 01/27/1979 - 02/22/2012 June 4, 2017
Joseph T. McArthur 10/15/1956 - 01/14/1978 May 31, 2017
John A. Burton 06/17/1967 - 10/31/1997 May 31, 2017
Stanley Lindrose 01/01/1954 - 01/03/1974 May 29, 2017
Nathan J. Cobb 03/11/1967 - 01/28/2005 May 12, 2017
Ronald E. Ferguson 09-01-1959 - 09-05-1977 May 8, 2017
Robert Zwissler 02/01/1957 - 02/02/1977 April 30, 2017
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
David B. Smith 11/25/1972 - 10/13/1987 March 19, 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

 

FIREFIGHTERS Active

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Death
Dennis D. Mitchell 07/28/1978 July 31, 2017
Franklin Maresh 06/26/1982 April 8, 2017
Jason Hamilton 10/09/2004 January 27, 2017

 

BENEFICIARIES 

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Death
Jynell A. Starling - Member Steve S. Starling 05/25/1957 - 09/02/1984 August 10, 2017
Mavis L. Suehs - Member William A. Suehs 10/01/1958 - 02/18/1982 July 30, 2017
Norma Hatton - Member Loron Hatton 02/24/1968 - 09/30/1994 July 23, 2017
Joan Sherrouse - Member Isaac Sherrouse 02/07/1970 - 02/15/1990 June 22, 2017
Eunice E. Kent - Member Marvin G. Kent  12/01/1946 - 01/02/1974 June 17, 2017
Leah May - Member Ira T. May 01/01/1954 - 01/04/1974 May 20, 2017
Joyce Pauline Wallace - Member Melvin M. Wallace Jr.   08/20/1963 - 06/19/1984 May 9, 2017
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