National EMS Museum Memorial

  • The National EMS Museum Honors those who have passed on

The National EMS Museum Memorial is organized by years, each tab represents one year and they are grouped in 20 year increments. You can view each year by clicking on the year and scrolling the page.

Links to obituaries or press releases are provided if possible.

Roy “Drew” Barr (SC)

Cayce Police Department/Lexington County EMS

Brendan Bessee (AZ)

Salt River Fire Department Firefighter/EMT and Globe Fire/Medical/Rescue Reserve

Keenan Blair (ID)

Morgan County EMS

Matthew Clancy (MA)

Boston EMS

Douglas Clemons (FL)

Polk County Fire Rescue

Shane Clifford (TN)

Sumner County EMS

Lyle Crawford (TX)

San Antonio Fire Department

Joe Grady (NC)

CarolinaEast EMS, Fort Barnwell EMS, & Pamlico County Rescue Squad

Chief Isaac “Dave” Hassen Sr. (PA)

 Hope Fire Company

Robert A. “Bobby” Jones (MD)

 Carroll County Department of Fire and EMS of Maryland

 Reese & Community Volunteer Fire Company

Joe Killian (WA)

Clark County Fire District 6

Kenneth Lacayo (MD)

Baltimore City Fire Department

Jason Lang (AR)

West Memphis Fire Department

James “Nate” Leonard (FL)

Coral Springs Fire Department

Edward Long (OH)

Portsmouth Fire Department

Melanie Massagee (NC)

Gaston County EMS

David McDonald Jr.  (MI)

Grand Traverse Band Fire Rescue

John McMaster (MD)

Baltimore City Fire Department

Jef McQueen (NC)

Alamance County

Nickolas Ramirez (CA)

San Diego Fire -Rescue Department

Kelsey Sadler (MD)

Baltimore City Fire Department

James Sauer (NY)

Mercy Flight of Western New York

Charles D. Swank (OH)

Washington Township Fire Department

Randall Willems (KS)

McPherson EMS

Azzedin Ahmed (NY)

Scott Allender (FL)

Melbourne Fire Department

Miguel Angulo (AZ)

Phoenix Fire Department

Dennis Bender (NE)

Ponca Hills Volunteer Fire Department

Eric Braun (NJ)

Cole Brooks (OK)

Nowata Fire & EMS

Adam Bruner (MO)

Adair County Ambulance District

Willie Bunch (NC)

Oak City Fire-EMS Department

Paul Cline (NM)

Leonard Coney (LA)

Shreveport Fire Department

Pamela Cooper (AZ)

Phoenix 911

Robert Craig (ID)

Phoenix Paramedic Solutions

Joseph Deltergo (FL)

Palm Beach Fire Rescue

Jacob Dindinger (AZ)

American Medical Response

Cecilia Escobar-Duplan (DE)

Wilmington Manor Fire Company

Tracy Ferrazza (MA)

Templeton Fire Department

John Clay Gaddy (GA)

Forest Park Fire Department

Amanda Jo Gogoel (PA)

Blaine Hill Volunteer Fire Company

Sue Gregory (MO)

Mercy EMS

Craig Hall (IN)

Greenwood Fire Department

Mark Hilley (MS)

 Harrison County Fire Rescue

Paige Humphries (NY)

Cpt. Ceneca E. Lindo (US VI)

Chad Mittleider (WA)

Aberdeen Fire Department

Kyle Martincic (ID)

White River Township Fire Department

Colin McFadden (CT)

Burlington Volunteer Fire Department

Richard McKinney (SC)

Lancaster County EMS

Efren Medina (GA)

St. Marys Fire Department

Eric Newman (VA)

Franklin County Department of Public Safety

Chandler Patterson (GA)

Gainesville Fire Department

Ken Reed (TN)

Washington County-Johnson City EMS

John Thomas Ring (NC)

Wilks County EMS

Dylan Rodiek (TX)

Jollyville Fire Department

Toby Lee Rowan (MN)

 Onamia and Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

Mille Lacs Health System

Heather Schafer (MD)

National Volunteer Fire Council

Jeffrey Shaffer (MD)
Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company

Brandon Staley (ID)

Owen County Emergency Medical Services

William Stalls (NC)

Oak City Fire-EMS Department

Richard Stirling (MA)

Boston Fire Department

Robert Thornton (NJ)

Moonachie First Aid and Rescue Squad

Marc Trujillo (CA)

Riggs Ambulance Service

Lori Underwood (MD)

Baltimore City Fire Department

Logan Wade (GA)

American Medical Response

Tim Watson (GA)

Barrow County Emergency Services

Jessica Wright (MA)

Springfield EMS

Gordon Baker (TX)

Harris County Emergency Services District No. 48

Alan Basso (WA)

Kalama Fire Department

Idris Bey (NY)

New York City Fire Department

Billy Birmingham (MO)

Kansas City Fire Department

William “Brad” Blackman (PA)

American Medical Response Philadelphia

James Bloss (MI)

Harold Boone (GA)

Monroe County EMA

Angel Boyd (OK)

Leedey Ambulance

Tonya Bruscher (IA)

Midwest Medical Transport

Keith Brown (SC)


Kevin Bundy (PA)

Crozer EMS

John Careccia (NJ)

Woodbridge Township Ambulance and Rescue Squad

Paul Cary (CO)


Jason Cortez (CA)

San Francisco Fire Department

Asante Contreras (TX)

Allegiance Mobile Health

Whitney Craig (KY)

Central Campbell Fire District

Robert Cree (IN)

Jason Cuffee (WV)

Charleston Fire Department

Dylan Cunningham (IL)

South Holland Fire Department

Rachel L. Cunningham (OH)

Jonathan “Thunder” Damon (NY)

Tupper Lake Volunteer Rescue Squad

Eskil Scott Danielson (NJ)

Lakeland Emergency Squad

Scott Davidson (MO)

Kansas City Fire Department

Carter Duke (ID)

Horseshoe Bend Fire Department

Theodore Dybus (PA)

Veterans Memorial Ambulance Service

Doug Dzubinski (PA)

Community LifeTeam (UMPC Pinnacle)

Jeremy Emerich (PA)

Lehigh Valley Health Network MedEvac

Ryan Ferrara (CA)

San Diego Fire-Rescue Department

Michael Field (NY)

Valley Stream Volunteer Fire Department

Jake John Francis Feeney IV (MA)

PRO Ambulance

Evelyn Ford (NY)

Fire Department of New York

Glovis Foster (NM)

San Juan AirCare

Nowel Garcia (USVI)

Virgin Islands DOH – Division of Emergency Medical Services

Christina Gardini (NY)

Maimonides Medical Center

Scott Gordon (ID)

Columbus Regional Health

Antonio Grandetti (CT)

North Branford Fire Department

Bradley J. Haynes (OH)

Moshe Herzog (NY)

David E. Hill (TX)

Lubbock Fire Department

Gregory Hodge (NY)

New York City Fire Department

Rachel Hodge (GA)

Camden County Sheriff Dispatch

Aldo Iniguez (CA)

Care Ambulance

Eldon Jamison (NC)

Diane Jones (TX)

Cresson Fire Department

Gerald “Jerry” Jones (FL)

Matthew Keene (NY)

New York City Fire Department

Bob Kneifl (NE)

Ponca Fire Department

Christine Kutz (CT)

Montville Fire Department

Don Kutz (CT)

Melissa Lamesch (IL)

Kevin Leiva (NJ)

Saint Claire’s Health

Michael Mack (CO)

Odessa Fire Rescue

Sal Mancuso (NY)

Blooming Grove Volunteer Ambulance Corps

David Martin (MS)

American Medical Response Southeast

Shon Matthews (TX)


Karl Meek (MN)

Hennepin County EMS

Jerry S. Mercadante (MD)

LifeStar Response

David Mimm (AL)

Care Ambulance

John Mondello (NY)

Fire Department of New York

Richard Montgomery (NC)

Davidson County Rescue Squad

Dean Nichols (MN)

Kirkhoven EMS

Eddie Nicholson (WI)

River Fall Fire Department

Paul Novicki (MI)

Rapid Response EMS

Gerardo “Jerry” Pacheco (TX)

Jose M. Perez (CA)

David Pinto (NJ)

New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority EMT

Lynn Raether (WI)

Ixonia EMS

Alexander Raso (NY)

John Redd (NY)

New York City Fire Department

Robert David Reisinger (IL)

River Grove Fire Department

Debbie Rusher (OK)

Liana Sá (NJ)

 Watchung Rescue Squad

David Schneebalg (NY)

Richard Seaberry (NY)

New York City Fire Department

Don Shambo (PA)

Lehigh Valley Health Network MedEvac

Matt Smelser (PA)

Rostraver West Newton Emergency Services

Jason Sorenson (UT)

Intermountain Healthcare Life Flight

Steven Sunday (PA)

Scranton Fire Department

Breonna Taylor (KY)

Rick Todd (WV)

Israel Tolentino (NJ)

Passaic Fire Department

Jennifer L. Topper (OH)

Robert Truevillian (IL)

Chicago Fire Department

 James Villecco (NY)

Fire Department of New York

James Von Minden (FL)

Broward County EMS

Robert Weber (NJ)

Middletown First Aid and Rescue Squad

Mike Weissmann (OH)

Greene Township Fire& EMS

Mike Wilder (WY)

Wamsutter Ambulance Service

Charles “Dog” C. Woods (VA)

Jason Wurster (WV)

Putnam County EMS &

Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department

Liliya Zagariya (WA)

Robert Zerman (PA)

Western Berks Fire Department &

Western Berks Ambulance Association

Doug Zima (PA)

Northwest EMS

DaryLynne Day (MT)

Powell County Ambulance

Ronald Dick II (WV)


Patrick W. Evans (MA)

Milford Fire Department

Bryan Fass (NC)

Karen Giles (VA)

Amelia Emergency Squad

Leann Gray (NC)

Midland Fire and Rescue

Sharon Gess (AL)

East Alabama Medical Center

Thomas Harrigan (MN)
St. Paul Fire Department

Jennifer Hasselbein (MS)

Moshe  Herzog (NY)

William Paul Faist Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Gerald Jones (FL)
Volusia County EMS

Daniel Komins (CA)
Blue Lake Volunteer Fire Department

Erika Ladas (MI)

Macomb County Dispatch

Kelly Levinsohn (GA)

Care Ambulance

Mitchell Lundgaard (WI)

Scott R. Neumann (FL)

Martin County Fire Rescue

Robbie Pettingill (NV)

Henderson Fire Department

Brian Poole (OH)

Dayton Fire Department

Christopher A. Randazzo (FL)

David Schneebalg (NY)

William Paul Faist Volunteer Ambulance Corps

Craig Simon (ID)

Napoleon Volunteer Fire Department

Tamara Thacher (CA)

Sacramento Fire Department

Rick Todd (WV)

Salem Volunteer Fire Department

Brett Wilson (OH)

Columbia Fire Department

Charles C. “Dog” Wood (VA)

Adwolfe Volunteer Fire Department

Brittany Young (WV)


Yadira Arroyo (NY)

Fire Department of New York EMS

Paul Besaw (FL)

American Medical Response

Lou Jordan (MD) * ‡

Lahiri Garcia (FL)

American Medical Response

Joseph Stone (AZ)

Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

American Medical Response South West

Eric Pracht (CO)

South Park Ambulance District

Michael G. Smith (IA)


Keith Fairben (NY)

New York Presbyterian Hospital


Mohammad Salman Hamdani (NY)

Fire Department of New York EMS


Carlos Lillo (NY)

Fire Department of New York EMS


Yamel Merino (NY)

MetroCare Ambulance


Richard A. Pearlman (NY)

Forest Hills Ambulance Corps


Ricardo Quinn (NY)

Fire Department of New York EMS


Mario Santoro (NY)

New York Presbyterian Hospital


Mark Schwartz (NY)

Hunter Ambulance


Jeff L. Simpson (VA)

EMS Volunteer


D. Marc Sullins (NY)

Cabrini Hospital


Mitchell Scott Wallace (NY)

Bayshore Volunteer Ambulance Corps

This memorial is created to honor those who have come before us or served along side us. Our EMS family is large and diverse and we wish to honor all those who have served  our profession, helped us grow, and trained us to be the best providers we can be.  You are in our hearts now and always.

The National EMS Museum Memorial will continue to grow as we learn of those who have passed on. If we missed a loved one or colleague, please accept our sincerest condolences and our deepest apologies, and we invite you to submit their information for our memorial.

Please message our office at with their name and service location, if possible please include a picture and a press release or obituary that we can also include in our archives.

* The National EMS Museum thanks those who donated in honor of this individual

‡ This individual served as a volunteer or board member at the National EMS Museum