Press Releases

2016 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend Media Kit

Live Streaming of the National Fallen Firefighters Candlelight and Memorial

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will broadcast both the Candlelight Service and the National Memorial Service via satellite and stream the services live on the web.

(Broadcast quality video will be available for download
after the services. Please check this page for updates.)


Bells Across America for Fallen Firefighters


Editors and Broadcasters:

If you are planning on covering the Memorial service, in person, streaming on your website, or broadcasting the satellite feed, please contact Donna Clark.


Releases

State Releases & Firefighter Profiles

Alabama
Firefighters Being Honored:
James “Donnie” Keith


Arizona
Firefighters Being Honored:
Steven R. Burroughs


California
Firefighters Being Honored:
Raymond G. Araujo Jr. | Scott D. Carrol | Michael S. “Mikey” Hallenbeck | Gregory J. Hennessey | Franck W. Tremaine


Colorado
Firefighters Being Honored:
John P. Whelan III


District of Columbia
Firefighters Being Honored:
Kevin A. McRae


Florida
Firefighters Being Honored:
Kenny Krulish Jr.


Georgia
Firefighters Being Honored:
Randall E. Parker Jr. | Ricky G. Thurman


Idaho
Firefighters Being Honored:
Terry “Tyke” Sonner


Illinois
Firefighters Being Honored:
Daniel V. Capuano | Kenneth J. Lehr Sr. | Mark A. Zielinski Sr.


Iowa
Firefighters Being Honored:
Michael “Coop” Cooper


Kansas
Firefighters Being Honored:
Michael B. Corn | Ronnie W. Peek | Clifford Robert Sanders | Robert S. Smith


Kentucky
Firefighters Being Honored:
Zachary Chase Clevenger | Terry Culver | Billy Ray Jarvis


Michigan
Firefighters Being Honored:
Richard L. Crosby Sr.


Minnesota
Firefighters Being Honored:
Shane Michael Clifton | Randy M. Hiti


Mississippi
Firefighters Being Honored:
Steven W. Cobb | Dwight “Hed” Greer | Willie B. Ratliff | John Liming Shoup


Missouri
Firefighters Being Honored:
Larry Lawhorn | Larry J. Leggio | John Victor Mesh | Christopher A. Tindall


Nebraska
Firefighters Being Honored:
Andrew N. Zalme


New Jersey
Firefighters Being Honored:
Séan M. Benson Sr. | Jerry “Bear” Celecki | Thomas “TK” Kolarick | James P. Reilly | Barry W. Van Horn


New York
Firefighters Being Honored:
Richard Arazosa | Sheldon Barocas | Michael G. Behette | John J. Cassidy | Roy W. Chelsen | Floyd E. Coon | John K. Corcoran | Kevin Delano Sr. | Martin T. Fullam | John T. Gallagher | Timothy T. Gunther | John J. Halpin | Emil Harnischfeger | Robert M. Hess | Stephen M. Johnson | Robert E. Leaver | James J. Marshall | Eugene J. McCarey | Sean M. McCarthy | Barry Garfield Miller | Michael F. Mongelli | John P. Murray | John F. O’Neil | Jacques W. Paultre | Steven B. Reisman | Joseph V. Schiumo | Lawrence G. Sesso | Charles V. Wallace | Randy J. Wiebicke


North Carolina
Firefighters Being Honored:
Christopher J. Daniels | James Alan Hicks | Carl Christopher “Cowboy” Phillips


Ohio
Firefighters Being Honored:
Daryl Eugene Gordon | Charles Horning II | David C. Knapke | Patrick Robert Wolterman


Oklahoma
Firefighters Being Honored:
Jason Eric Farley | Brandon S. Ricks


Pennsylvania
Firefighters Being Honored:
Jeffrey Scott Buck Jr. | John J. Doster | Patrick A. Nader | Curtis E. Nordsick Sr. | Louis D. Patti | Timothy Todd Peters | Edward J. Roddy | William O. Sensenich Sr.


Puerto Rico
Firefighters Being Honored:
Carlos Carrasquillo Pizarro


South Carolina
Firefighters Being Honored:
Stuart Gregory Hardy | Kenneth Michael Stanton Sr. | Tyron Weston


South Dakota
Firefighters Being Honored:
David J. Ruhl


Tennessee
Firefighters Being Honored:
Christopher M. Blankenship | Terrence Morgan Pryor


Texas
Firefighters Being Honored:
Dwight “BB” Bazile | Richard J. Cano | Stacy A. Crawford | Daniel E. Hampton | Donald E. Hogg | Larry Eugene O’Neil


Utah
Firefighters Being Honored:
Craig C. Starr


Virginia
Firefighters Being Honored:
Ian D. Haxton


Washington
Firefighters Being Honored:
Richard R. Wheeler | Andrew G. Zajac | Thomas Nelson Zbyszewski


West Virginia
Firefighters Being Honored:
Garry Rose | Paul F. Walters II


Wisconsin
Firefighters Being Honored:
Leslie W. Fryman | Lawrence W. Millard | Michael “Peanut” Miller | Dale J. Wege