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BFC Mourns the loss of Christy Mace

Bowers Fire Company and Auxiliary mourns the loss of Christy Mace. Christy was a life member of the Bowers Fire Company Auxiliary. She passed away Sunday October 1, 2017. As arrangements are made they will be posted. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends

BFC extends sympathies to Hockessin Fire Company

Louis J. Amabili, Sr., 88, of Hockessin, DE passed away on Thursday, September 28, 2017. Born in Hockessin on August 8, 1929, he was the son of the late Corrado and Elisa Amabili. Lou was a graduate of Conrad High School and the University of Delaware. He dedicated his life to fire service, having joined the Hockessin Fire Company in 1947 and worked through the ranks to become Chief Engineer, 1st and 2nd Assistant Chief, along with Vice President, President, President Emeritus and a Director for the past 30 years. Lou was appointed the first Director of the Delaware State Fire School in 1964 and served in that capacity until his retirement in 1996. Calling hours will be held at the Hockessin Memorial Hall, 610 Yorklyn Road, Hockessin on Thursday, October 5 from 4:00-7:00PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 7200 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin on Friday, October 6 at 11:00AM. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Lou may be made to Hockessin Volunteer Fire Company, 1225 Old Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707.

Live Run Log
Tuesday November, 21 2017 @ 18:54
Nature: Medical Emergency
City: Frederica
Monday November, 20 2017 @ 10:57
Nature: Medical Emergency
City: Frederica
Thursday November, 16 2017 @ 17:10
Nature: Medical Emergency
City: Magnolia
Recent Photo Stories

BFC congratulates Fire Police James Nunes for earning his Life Membership

Congratulations to James Warner Machado Nunes for earning his life member status with the Delaware State Fire Police.

BFC Fire Police Marvin Ellis receives award

Congrats to Marvin Ellis who received Kent County Fire Police of the year tonight at the Delaware State Fire Police Banquet.

BFC mourns the loss of Pat Paolini

It is with deep regret that the Bowers Fire Company and Auxiliary announce the passing of Past President and LADVFA President Emeritus, Pat Paolini. As funeral arrangements are made we will post them. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends at this time. Funeral services for Pat Paolini will take place on Saturday, September 9th at Bowers Fire Company. There will be a viewing from 11 am to 1 pm and services will begin at 1 pm. There will be a luncheon provided after the service is concluded. Burial will be private. In place of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Bowers Fire Company and Auxiliary.

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Fire Prevention Program

Jan 18 Jul 16
Feb 10 Aug 16
Mar 12 Sep 0
Apr 4 Oct 10
May 4 Nov 0
Jun 12 Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 102
2016 - 105
2015 - 116
2014 - 103
Jan 55 Jul 49
Feb 34 Aug 38
Mar 34 Sep 24
Apr 39 Oct 31
May 36 Nov 0
Jun 41 Dec 0
Year Totals:
2017 - 381
2016 - 501
2015 - 465
2014 - 399