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LFD Awards Banquet 2009

Monday April 27, 2009

On March 6, 2009 the Louisville Division of Fire held its 22nd Annual Awards and Retirement Banquet. The banquet was held at the Marriott Hotel Downtown and the following members were recognized.
Here is a link to a slideshow of this occasion. Congratulations to all those honored.

Years of Service

Captain Paul A. Routan
In appreciation of 35 Years of Service

Special Recognition Award

Ryan B. Jarrell
Video Specialist

In honor of the Special Recognition Award bestowed upon you by the International Association of Fire Fighters for the “Commercial for Recruitment” you produced for recruiting efforts for the Louisville Division of Fire.
 

Citizens Award

Mr. Scott Belcher
In appreciation for your gallant efforts in rescuing a man from a warehouse fire on January 26, 2008.

Unit Citations

Squrt 17
For outstanding performance on a rescue on a structure fire on January 10, 2009.

Captain Timothy E. Conway
Sergeant Bruce A. Kelley
Fire Fighter Sean A. Hood
Fire Fighter Justin P. McFarland

Louisville 1, Platoon 3
For outstanding performance on a boat trapped against the dam on the Ohio River On May 11, 2008.

Major Randolph Croney, Sr.
Sergeant Michael J. Adams
Fire Fighter Daniel J. Schmalz
Fire Fighter Eric D. Abner


Rescue 11
For outstanding performance on a trench rescue in Lanesville, Indiana on January 25, 2008.

Major Richard B. Albers
Capt. Edward J. Meiman, III
Capt. Thomas E. Snyder
Capt. Jonathan E. Jones
Capt. John J. Cantrell, Sr.
Sgt. Larry J. Welcher
Sgt. Dwayne T. Martin
Sgt. Bryan K. Stotts
FF Brian C. Taylor
FF William C. Whobrey
FF Benjamin M. Vardeman
FF Chad T. Smith
FF Maurice Pierre

Engine 16/Truck 3
For outstanding performance on a rescue from an overturned forklift on July 18, 2008.

Capt. William A. Bishop
Sgt. Willie F. McBride, Jr.
FF Tony A. Brodie
FF Amy M. Clark

Capt. William H. Davis
Sgt. David C. Pawley
Sgt. Casey S. Hennessy
FF Michael J. Glasser

Rescue 2
For outstanding performance on a rescue from a submerged vehicle in the Ohio River on November 25, 2008.

Capt. David F. Crismon
Capt. Bruce E. Crum
Sgt. Brian P. Cox
FF Timothy J. Groft
FF Kyle J. Fekete
FF Timothy M. Slider
FF Marc A. Myres
FF Sean P. McAdam
FF Benjamin M. Vardeman

Medals of Valor

Rescue of a shooting victim on August 24, 2008.
Sgt. Steven W. Suratt
Fire Fighter Javaudis D. Lowe
Fire Fighter Joshua A. Webb

Truck 7
House Fire rescue on September 12, 2008.
Captain Thomas E. Snyder
Sergeant Dwayne T. Martin
Sergeant Larry J. Welcher
Fire Fighter Benjamin M. Vardeman

Retirements for 2008

Lt. Colonel Mark Stephen Abner
23 Years of Service
February 11, 1985 – January 1, 2009

Major Richard Bernard Albers
24 Years of Service
March 18, 1984 – August 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Phillip Daniel Anderson
22 Years of Service
December 1, 1985 – September 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Dillard Bernard Baker, Jr
21 Years of Service
September 29, 1986 – June 1, 2008

Sergeant George Richard Bowling
20 Years of Service
September 6, 1988 – September 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Joseph C. Brasfield
14 Years of Service
April 11, 1994 – June 1, 2008

Captain Ronel Allen Brown
20 Years of Service
September 6, 1988 – September 2, 2008

Fire Fighter Darrell Edward Culver
29 Years of Service
September 21, 1978 – August 1, 2008

Lt. Colonel Donald Dale Cummins
43 Years of Service
April 4, 1965 – December 1, 2008

Captain Bruce Joseph Dettlinger
24 Years of Service
January 2, 1983 – August 1, 2008

Sergeant Timothy Wayne Foley
21 Years of Service
September 24, 1987 – January 1, 2009

Dwayne Anthony Gagel
22 Years of Service
September 30, 1985 – January 1, 2009

Major John Carroll Gofney
23 Years of Service
February 11, 1985 – January 1, 2009

Fire Fighter Joseph Patrick Graves
18 Years of Service
March 19, 1990 – December 1, 2008

Captain Dewain Alan Haines
20 Years of Service
August 29, 1988 – January 1, 2009

Sergeant Keevin Harpe
23 Years of Service
February 11, 1985 – June 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Robert Leslie Hinkle
19 Years of Service
September 18, 1989 – January 1, 2009

Captain Scott Doyle Hogan
29 Years of Service
May 7, 1979 – January 1, 2009

Captain Kevin Lee Kendrick
24 Years of Service
March 18, 1984 – June 1, 2008

Sergeant Patrick Floyd Kuster
16 Years of Service
March 30, 1992 – October 1, 2008

Sergeant Gregory Martin Lentz
18 Years of Service
March 19, 1990 – March 1, 2008

Major John Thomas Lyons
29 Years of Service
September 18, 1978 – June 1, 2008

Captain Douglas Joseph Marbry
22 Years of Service
December 1, 1985 – June 1, 2008

Captain Jay Owen Morgan
33 Years of Service
October 20, 1975 – December 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Everett Deleon Morton
16 Years of Service
April 2, 1992 – August 1, 2008

Captain James Leonard Norton
20 Years of Service
August 29, 1988 – August 1, 2008

Captain Edward Rom Peterson
23 Years of Service
February 11, 1985 – November 1, 2008

Captain David M. Pogue
20 Years of Service
September 21, 1987 –June 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Thomas Aloysius Spalding, Jr.
16 Years of Service
March 30, 1992 – April 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Kenneth W. Stanton
20 Years of Service
September 21, 1987 – June 1, 2008

Colonel Wendell Frank Stewart
22 Years of Service
December 1, 1985 – June 1, 2008

Fire Fighter Andre’ R. Stone
14 Years of Service
April 11, 1994 – September 1, 2008

Captain David Lee Thomas
38 Years of Service
September 27, 1970 – November 1, 2008

Major John Anthony Turner
35 Years of Service
October 8, 1973 – January 1, 2009

Sergeant Robert K. West
6 Years of Service
August 30, 1999 – February 1, 2008

Captain Michael Wayne Willett
33 Years of Service
October 20, 1975 – November 1, 2008

Lt. Colonel Randy Louis Winstead
35 Years of Service
July 16, 1973 – August 1, 2008