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Marydel Fire Company
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Marydel, DE 19964




Recent News

Marydel morns the lost of past EMS Lieutenant Alan Gray Sherman
Nov 26, 2022
Nov 26, 2022 - Alan Gray Sherman-age 77 of Maynardville, TN born December 18, 1944 passed away Saturday morning, November 26, 2022 at his home. He was a member of St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, Knoxville. He was a retired Veteran of the United States Navy at the rank of Master Chief with 24 years of service. He held a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Education from Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Masters of Arts degree in Public Administration from Webster University; National Fire Academy, Certificate in Emergency Medical Service Management; The University of Delaware, certificate in Public Administration. Alan also was an Adjunct Paramedic Program Instructor for Chesapeake College and Cecil College (Sep 2008) and was the Delaware State EMS office AED coordinator 2009 to 2011; Training Administrator 2011 to 2014. Preceded in death by: son, Nicholas Sherman; parents, Elbridge and Irma Sherman; brother, Earl Sherman. Survivors: wife of six years, Josefina Sherman; sons, Scott Eskwitt and wife, Christine; Nathaniel J. Sherman and wife, Stephanie; daughters, Julie Goldthwaite and husband, Robert; Nikia Sherman; step-children, Kristopher Smith and wife, Kriston; Peggy Quezada; five grandchildren, Graylyn, Millee, Nora, Gio and Samantha. Sister-in-law, Nancy Sherman. The family will receive friends 11 a.m. till 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 30, 2022 with a Mass of Christian Burial following at 1 p.m. Wednesday, St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, 7200 Brickey Lane, Knoxville, Tennessee 37918, Celebrants: Monsignor Patrick Garrity, Father Neil Pezzulo, Deacon Larry Rossini, Deacon Mike Duncan, Deacon Bob Smearing. A celebration of life reception will follow the service at the church. Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia at a later date. Arrangements by Cooke-Campbell Mortuary, Maynardville.
 

Fire Prevention Week
Oct 9, 2022
Oct 9, 2022 - It's Fire Prevention Week. Fire won't wait. Plan your escape.
 

Vehicle Fire
Oct 7, 2022
Oct 7, 2022 - Stations 56 and 51 were dispatched for a Vehicle Fire,Squad 56 made the response with 56-15 and a crew of 4 .Units arrived to find a pickup truck fully involved. Firefighters suppressed the Fire and cleared. Units Responding: Squad 56, Command 51, 51-2, Fire Police, DSP.
 

Busy Weekend for Marydel
Jan 28, 2022
Jan 28, 2022 - The Chief would like to thank his team for stepping up for three straight days to make sure the citizens of Marydel and surrounding towns were protected during the storm. As well as making sure those that should not be shoveling sidewalks etc. were cleared.
 

EMT Needed - Job Posting
Dec 31, 2021
Dec 31, 2021 - Part–time Emergency Medical Technician Click here to apply: https://goo.gl/mHiWWt
 

Mvc with roll over
Feb 1, 2021
Feb 1, 2021 - At approximately 02:53 on 2/1/2021 the Marydel volunteer fire company was alerted for and a small fuel spill. Engine 56-1 with a crew of 5 under the command of 2nd assistant chief R. Short 56-18 went responding. After arriving on location 56-1 crew found that the fuel spill was result of a plow truck running off the shoulder of the road and rolling over in the ditch. 56-1 assumed command and advised dispatch to alert Maryland department of environmental (MDE) for an active for the fuel spill. While waiting for MDE to get on location 56-1s crew put out absorbent socks to control the leaking fuel. Once MDE was on location it was determined that the vehicle was safe to upright and be removed from the ditch 56-18 went under control hold units working. While the truck was being up righted 56-1 provided traffic control by blocking the road and lighting for the tow company to work. Once out of the ditch 56-18 turned the scene over the MSP and Maryland state highway unit cleared returning available.
 

Members said farwell to Andy today as he made his final journey.
Jan 19, 2021
Jan 19, 2021 - Andy's final journey & farwell.
 

Funeral for Andy Klein
Jan 17, 2021
Jan 17, 2021 - Andrew 'Andy' Klein II, 88
 

Working vehicle Fire
 

Assist/Cover Up to Kent County Station 6
Nov 5, 2020
Nov 5, 2020 - Assist/Cover Up to Kent County Station 6
 

Ladder Training
 

Vehicle Rescue Training
Oct 6, 2020
Oct 6, 2020 - October 06, 2020 Members participated in Vehice Rescue Evolutions under the direction of 2nd Asst Chief Short.
 

Search And Rescue Training
Aug 26, 2020
Aug 26, 2020 - On the Above Date and under the Direction Of Deputy Chief Madden (16)Probationary Members were teamed up with Senior Firefighters and those Members completed multiple primary And Secondary Searches with Multiple Successful Rescues!The Fire Line Officers Thank All the Members that came out to tonights training! Nicely Done!
 

Animal Rescue
Jul 15, 2020
Jul 15, 2020 - June 15,2020 Station 56 Was Alerted for an Animal Rescue at Stateline gas.Ambulance and Brush 56 went on location to find two dogs locked in a vehicle for one hour.Crews were able to make entry to the dogs and then provided water and oxygen.We are happy to report that both pups made it through the extreme heat conditions and are doing good.
 

MVFC mourns the passing Frances Antal
Jul 11, 2020
Jul 11, 2020 - Frances was born July 25, 1936 in Marydel, Maryland to F. Raymond & Frances Crozier, moving to Marydel, Delaware in 1938.
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Upcoming Events
December 7, 2022 - Company Meeting
January 4, 2023 - Company Meeting
February 1, 2023 - Company Meeting
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