2014-rpffa-retirement-program

On May 2nd Local 181 with help from its Public Relations committee hosted the 2014 Retirement and Awards Banquet.

Retirees

This year we honoured 17 retirees on their great careers:

  • Larry Dolter (38 years)
  • Rob Donison (37 years)
  • Ken Clarke (36 years)
  • Dana Neald (34 years)
  • Wayne Ubell (34 years)
  • Larry Richter (34 years)
  • Rob Olson (33 years)
  • Michael Gelsinger (34 years)
  • Mark Gattinger (34 years)
  • Dwayne Gafencu (33 years)
  • Garnet Zummack (31 years)
  • Tom Lowe (31 years)
  • Tom Brittner (30 years)
  • Harvey Murray (31 years)
  • Rick Jeske (30 years)
  • Scott Sinclair (23 years)
  • Darrell Ritmiller (18 years)

 

Along with the retirees we also honoured a few others.

Awards of Distinction

Firefighters Kelly Hamilton and Len Antonini were honoured with the Award of Distinction.

Firefighter of the Year

Preston Norbeck was given the Firefighter of the Year Award.

Len Sitter Memorial Scholarship

Alia/Kali Kistner daughters of firefighter Don Kistner were the recipient of the Len Sitter Memorial Scholarship. Alia is attending the University of Regina for Arts.  Kali is taking nursing through the U of R and SIAST.

25 Year Members

We also honoured nine member for 25 years of service:

  • Bob Sax
  • Randy Drackett
  • Simon Arsenault
  • Garth Geiger
  • Darren Boyer
  • Don Austring
  • Marc Quinnett
  • Kevin Mackay
  • Murray Ross
  • Myles Seifert