Skip Ward Memorial Service Update
CVFD, October 20
Wednesday, October 28th
1000-1100 - Visitation, American Legion Post, Chesapeake Beach, 3330 Chesapeake Beach Rd (Rt 260), Chesapeake Beach
1100 - Fire Department Memorial Service and Funeral Service, American Legion Post, Chesapeake Beach
1300 - Interment, Cheltenham Veteran's Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to:
P.O. Box 838
238 Merimac Court
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Clinton loses a Great Man - Frances N. (Skip) Ward, Jr.
CVFD, October 16
It is with great sadness we report the passing of Frances N. (Skip) Ward, Jr. on October 16, 2015. Skip was a member of the Clinton VFD for over 50 years and a volunteer since 1953.
Skip began his volunteer fire department career when he joined the Silver Hill Volunteer Fire Department in June 1953. He served as President for 4-1/2 years, and as Deputy Chief during his 11 years as an active member. ... (Full Story & Photos)
Frances N. (Skip) Ward, Jr.
CVFD, October 08
At 10:00 today the station was dispatched to the Safeway parking lot for reports of a cat stuck inside an engine or under the hood of a vehicle. The engine crew and Chief 25B worked to free the cat from the engine compartment of one vehicle only to have it then run and hide under the spare tire of Chief 25B's buggy. The kitten was again captured and is now at the Humane Society of Charles County. ... (Full Story & Photos)
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The Clinton Volunteer Fire Department is a local Community organization dedicated to providing quality Fire Suppression and Emergency Medical Care. Our staff is comprised of approximately 40 Active Volunteer Firefighter/EMT's who are trained to meet the same standards and competencies as the Career Firefighters who supplement our staffing. In addition to responding to your emergency services requirements in the greater Clinton area, we also provide mutual aid to the surrounding communities of Camp Springs, Morningside, Silesia, Friendly, Allentown, Oxon Hill, Forestville, Brandywine, Baden, Waldorf and Silver Hill. We are primarily a publicly funded non profit Corporation, dependent on your financial support. At the present time we operate an Engine Company, Truck Company and Water Supply Special Unit, as well as an Emergency Medical Services staff. Please continue your tour of our web page, see how we work, respond and train.
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