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LODD Firefighter Robert W. Hamel

It is with great sadness the WSCFF and Local 1805 advise you of the Line-of-Duty Death of Firefighter Robert W. Hamel. Bob died surrounded by family on Thursday, July 25, 2013, of Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. He was 59. Bob is survived by his wife Renae, son Andrew Hamel, daughter Julie Hamel-Martell, and his beloved grandchildren.

Brother Hamel was an 18-year member of IAFF Local 1805, Clark County Fire District 6, in Vancouver, WA. He will be greatly missed by all. He was a member of the department's Technical Rescue Team and also served as an instructor for the fire cadet program.

Download: LODD Hamel Notice.pdf
LODD Brother Robert Hamel Local 1805

Download: LODD Hamel Notice.pdf
Support the families of fallen AZ firefighters
By now, everyone's heard of the tragic events involving the Prescott Hotshot crew at the Yarnell Hill Fire. A website has been created to facilite those of us that wish to offer support and financial donations to the families of our fallen brothers. Read More...
HFD Memorial Fundraiser Shirts
The Houston Fire Department Pipes & Drums is offering a T-shirt in memory of their lost brothers, with proceeds going to the families of the fallen firefighters. Consider purchasing a shirt, and support the families of those who gave all... The shirts are being offered for a limited time, so don't delay. Read More...
LODD Memorial Service

Line-of-Duty Death

It is with great sorrow that WSCFF and IAFF Local 31 Tacoma report the Line-of-Duty death of Albert A. Nejmeh. Tacoma Firefighter Al Nejmeh died in the line of duty of a heart attack the evening of May 14, 2013. Al passed away while performing CPR on a citizen of Tacoma.

Al served faithfully on Tacoma Fire Department Ladder 2 since January of 2001. He is survived by his mother Mary who resides in New Jersey.

Memorial Service

Friday May 31, 2013 ~ 1:00 PM
Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall
2727 East D Street
Tacoma, Washington 98421

Class "A" uniform is requested. Parking is available on site. For apparatus parking, please contact Captain Lee Law, 253-591-5726 to reserve a space. There will not be an apparatus procession.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Albert Nejmeh Benevolent Fund c/o Tacoma Firefighters, 1109 South 50thStreet, Tacoma, WA 98408. Other expressions of sympathy or condolences can be sent to Tacoma Firefighters at 1109 South 50thStreet, Tacoma, WA 98408.

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