February 2017

January 31, 2017

Dear LA Firemen’s Relief Association:

Please accept this donation to the “Widows, Orphans and Disabled Firemen’s Fund” in memory of James A. Sanders who just passed away a few days ago,

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January 2017

December 31, 2016

Dear Jim and the Fire Family,

I could not believe what I saw on my front porch Saturday! The flag, pictures and your letter were such a surprise and I can tell you I cried big grateful tears.

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December 2016

November 30, 2016

Dear Relief Association –

We were thrilled to learn that we won the grand prize in the Golf Ball Drop [at this year’s LAFD Invitational Golf Tournament].

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November 2016

October 31, 2016


Uncle Dick [Koenig] worked at Fire Station 39 for over 20 years. He retired the year before I came on the job.

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October 2016

September 30, 2016

Dear Relief Association:

I first met Wally Berger when I was assigned to FS 1. The days I worked SOD on the A shift, he and his partner Bruce would eat dinner with the guys.

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September 2016

August 31, 2016

To: Relief Association Board

Your article in the August issue of the Firemen’s Grapevine brings back memories of the Association’s generosity to me back in 2001, when I was the recipient of the historic and ongoing Leo Najarian Scholarship.

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July 2016

June 30, 2016


Please accept this donation to the WODFF in memory of Bob Furr. I worked with him at Old 61’s

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June 2016

May 31, 2016


As I read this month’s (May 2016) issue of the Firemen’s Grapevine it saddens me to see the memoriam of my fellow firefighter and sister Sandra Smith.

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May 2016

April 30, 2016

Dear Relief Association:

Please accept this donation to the Widows, Orphans & Disabled Firemen’s Fund in memory of Thomas Laski, Inspector II retired.

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April 2016

March 31, 2016


Good fireman, Good captain, Good man. Gonna miss you Darrayle [Prosser].

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