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
Steven Lee Thomas 04/19/1980 - 06/03/2005. May 9, 2019
Refugio Sorola 10/31/1969 - 10/27/1993 May 7, 2019
William Roger Campbell 09/23/2967 - 04/07/2003 May 3, 2019
Daniel E. Estes 04/18/1973 - 09/12/2001 April 29, 2019
Michael E. Briscoe Sr. 02/01/1975 - 09/01/2005 April 29, 2019
James E. Goetzman 07/06/1971 - 02/02/2004 April 21, 2019
James L. Deweese 05/16/1961 - 10/31/1995 April 8, 2019
Robert L. Robinson 08/20/1963 - 01/12/1989 April 6, 2019
Willard Prior 10/04/1951 - 02/24/1978 March 13, 2019
Laddie A. Hornak 01/01/1959 - 01/04/1985 March 7, 2019
Ronald Ray Bundick 05/16/1961 - 11/18/1989 February 28, 2019
Lonnie Cortez 09/01/1952 - 11/23/1992 February 15, 2019
Joseph H. Perino 11/08/1955 - 01/02/1978 February 17, 2019
Robert W. Shaw 02/07/1970 - 03/29/1991 February 15, 2019
James T. Atkinson 08/20/1963 - 11/07/2001 February 14, 2019
Noris C. Butts 04/01/1950 - 02/02/1975 February 12, 2019
Robert A. Matthews 04/18/1973 - 07/11/1997 January 18, 2019
David Smith 08/17/1974 - 06/05/2011 January 14, 2019
Sterling Jones 08/20/1963 - 09/10/1993 January 7, 2019
James W. Harrison 03/14/1966 - 11/01/1997 December 31, 2018
Marvin D. Worthey 10/29/1964 - 09/04/1987 December 30, 2018
David W. Dean 10/26/1968 - 11/03/2005 December 22, 2018
Allen L. Farris 12/09/1971 - 2002-01-02 December 22, 2018
Joe F. Leggio II 01/22/1973 - 11/01/2014 December 21, 2018
Joel S. Stephens 04/19/1980 - 03/25/2013 December 21, 2018
Timothy Cunningham 07/12/1980 - 12/31/2014 December 17, 2018
Camillo "Anthony" Russo 08/19/1972 - 03/14/2002 November 16, 2018
Lee S. Scott 10/01/1958 - 09/30/1988 November 11, 2018
Bobby D. Jeffreys 08/20/1963 - 09/29/1993 November 6, 2018
Tommy Woodard 04/22/1978 - 06/27/2008 November 4, 2018
Jerry Hunter 06/11/1966 - 03/19/1998 October 29, 2018
James D. Barns 10/26/1968 - 01/01/1993 October 29, 2018
Barry T. Hall 10/26/1968 - 04/21/2011 October 29, 2018
Malcom L. Weaver 11/01/1950 - 01/12/1979 October 13, 2018
Donald Whiteley 11/01/1962 - 08/23/1983 October 12, 2018
Stephen Hutchens 08/23/1980 - 01/06/2011 September 30, 2018
Marshall Howard Blalock 05/25/1957 - 02/13/1982 September 21, 2018
Gene G. Harrison 04/01/1963 - 04/03/1983 September 23, 2018
Paul N. Bernard 12/27/1980 - 06/08/2001 September 5, 2018
Zeke C. Zimmerman 06/17/2968 - 01/10/2003 August 22, 2018
David B. Little 10/09/1965 - 09/14/1987 August 20, 2018
John E. Stephens           11/13/1967 - 12/04/1979 August 20, 2018
Thomas H. Shellenberg Sr. 06/30/1979 - 02/20/2013 August 20, 2018
Earl McWilliams 08/17/1943 - 03/14/1978 August 4, 2018
Thomas Bonds 02/02/1964 - 04/17/1986 July 30, 2018
Victor E. Morton 04/01/1963 - 01/08/1988 July 28, 2018
Roger D. Lieder 03/31/1975 - 06/20/1996 July 25, 2018
Sammy Earl Neal 10/29/1964 - 07/07/2000 July 11, 2018
Amar P. Thibodeaux 02/24/1968 - 07/10/2018 July 10, 2018
Carl B. Young 02/26/1966 - 01/02/2002 July 8, 2018
Robert Hoot 02/24/1968 - 06/07/1991 July 4, 2018
Lawrence R. Fox 10/29/1964 - 12/31/1983 June 22, 2018
Walter T. Brooks 11/01/1955 - 11/11/1983 June 17, 2018
Sibley Cochran 04/18/1973 - 05/28/1986 June 13, 2018
John L. Gunthrie 09/01/1952 - 02/30/1987 June 10, 2018
Phillip J. Wedgeworth 10/21/1978 - 11/30/2003 May 10, 2018
Ronald A. Grimstead 03/08/1980 - 01/13/2010 May 5, 2018
Tim Ham 11/22/1975 - 03/22/2004 May 1, 2018

 

FIREFIGHTERS Active

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Death
Haran Israel 10/14/2000 February 13, 2019
Bobby C. Davalos 08/20/1983 January 22, 2019

 

BENEFICIARIES 

Name  Pension Service Dates Date of Death
Winnie Lester - Member Virgil Lester 06/15/1986 - 08/04/1988 April 11, 2019
Eunice Lindrose - Member Stanley Lindrose 01/01/1954 - 01/03/1974 April 1, 2019
Reata Benson - Member Johnny Benson III 09/16/1953 - 12/10/1971 February 27, 2019
Irene Morris - Member C. E. Morris 11/01/1962 - 04/16/1986 January 30, 2019
Earline Williamson - Member Jesse L. Williamson 09/16/1953 - 03/11/1980 January 6, 2019
Mary N. Pruitt - Member Harry C. Pruitt 06/28/1999 - 03/27/2002 December 11, 2018
Ruth E. Burnett - Member Charley A. Burnett 09/19/1946 - 06/11/1977 November 10, 2018
Mattie Sparks - Member William Sparks 05/25/1957 - 08/02/1977 October 30, 2018
Frances Justine Birdwell - Member Richard Birdwell 09/16/1953 - 10/23/2018 October 23, 2018
Katherine Jahnke - Member Claude D. Jahnke 09/16/1953 - 06/04/1984 September 26, 2018
Darlene J. Deshayes - Member Lawrence R. Deshayes 01/01/1949 - 01/21/1976 September 23, 2018
Clara Z. Broz - Member Johnny Broz 11/01/1950 - 10/21/1989 September 13, 2018
Mary Ann Deforke - Member Lee Deforke 08/01/1945 - 02/10/1978 August 10, 2018
Priscilla Martin - Member Charlie R. Martin 09/01/1952 - 07/22/1974 August 4, 2018
Betty Fairchild - Member Ray Fairchild 02/01/1951 - 09/01/1987 July 10, 2018
Margaret Levrier - Member Fred T. Levrier 10/01/1946 - 01/14/1967 June 24, 2018
Marguerite Starnes - Member Harold D. Starnes 10/01/1958 - 09/30/1978 June 7, 2018
Lois Rogers Morris - Member John W. Morris 12/26/2968 - 12/26/1978 May  29, 2018
Virginia C. Hosea - Member Bert Lee Hosea 07/01/1955 - 04/01/2003 May 18, 2018