In an emergency call 999

For non-ermergency call 0300 330 1000

Welfare and retired network

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has an active retired network with over 600 members.

This page lists the details of those retired and serving personnel who have passed away.

For those who have passed away the Service has a Memorial Garden which acts as lasting tribute to past and present employees of the Service who have passed away.

If you are a retired member of the service and have any general welfare enquiries please contact the Occupational Health Department on 01785 898798 or 01785 898375 during office hours. Alternatively The Fire Fighters Charity is also available to all retired personnel and their helpline number is 0800 389 8820, during office hours.

Retired Network Newsletter

Take a look at our latest (November 2017) retired network newsletter.

World War 2 veterans lottery funding for memorial tours advice

Grants are available for World War 2 veterans to take part in memorial tours but may not be aware that they are available. Ted Cachart, Chairman of the 49 Squadron Association, offers guidance and assistance in his letter.


Date of Bereavement Name Designation
04/01/2016 Phillip Grace Lichfield
04/01/2016 Ken Gavin Headquarters
16/01/2016 Harry Jones Codsall
03/03/2016 Tom Whitehead Cheadle
30/03/2016 David Brindley Ashley
05/05/2016 Frederick Boulton Hanley
26/05/2016 David Antony Powell Brewood
04/06/2016 Frank Wilkinson Tamworth
06/06/2016 David Edwin Crampton Burton
25/08/2016 Colin Bull Cheadle
09/10/2016 Bill Powner Cannock
14/10/2016 Peter Harvey Brewood
15/11/2016 John Stevenson Cannock
18/11/2016 Charles Morris Brewood
06/12/2016 Brian Bottomer Various stations
11/12/2016 Tony Price Longton
12/12/2016 Dave Ball HQ
27/12/2016 Stefan Stevanovic Newcastle
13/01/2017 Roy Burton Burslem
21/01/2017 Don Ford Chase Terrace
06/02/2017 Derek Lloyd Longton
18/05/2017 Ken Lander Stoke-on-Trent
06/06/2017 Stan Adams Longton
10/09/2017 Stan Massey Hanley
01/10/2017 Brian Young Burton
11/10/2017 John Bettany Cheadle
15/11/2017 Dennis Mountford Newcastle
26/11/2017 Mark Travers Stafford
06/12/2017 Doug Cooper HQ