Funeral Service Information For Line Of Duty Death: Pinole Fire Captain Richard John Voisey

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The City of Pinole Fire Department and the United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County Local 1230 are saddened to announce the line of duty death of Pinole Fire Captain Richard Voisey. Richard Voisey served the City of Pinole as a firefighter for 35 years, rising in the ranks from volunteer firefighter to Fire Captain. Captain Richard Voisey, passed away surrounded by his family on March 4, 2015 at age 54, due to occupational brain cancer.  Richard Voisey was a loving husband, f...
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Passing of Retired Pinole Fire Captain Rich Voisey

March 4, 2015Friends and Community Members,It is with great sadness that we inform you that Pinole Fire Captain and retired Local 1230 Vice President Rich Voisey, passed away this morning after a two year battle with occupational brain cancer which forced him to cut his career short. Rich passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family.Rich is well known to the citizens of Pinole; having been a lifelong citizen and servant of the city for the majority of his life. Rich raised his family in...
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"Squish Out Cancer" Fundraiser

The United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, Local 1230, on behalf of the East Contra Costa Firefighters would like to thank the community for its generous support of our "Squish Out Cancer" Pancake Fundraiser that was held at Fire Station 93, in Oakley on Saturday morning, March 22nd, 2014. We were humbled to have the opportunity to serve over 500 pancakes breakfasts in support of 3 year old, Quentin "Squish" Rios as he battles brain cancer. In partnership with participants we w...
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Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser for 3 Year Old Battling Brain Cancer

Come down to ECCFPD Station #93 and have some delicious pancakes. This event is a fundraiser for 3 year old Quentin "Squish" Rios of Oakley who has been diagnosed with brain cancer. When: Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 at 900 am Where: ECCFPD Station #93, 530 O'Hara Ave, Oakley Cost: $5/person - all proceeds go to the Rios Family!
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Ride For Rich - Fundraiser Bicycle Ride To Support Cancer Treatment

One of our brothers, Pinole Fire Captain Rich, was diagnosed with brain cancer this past Thanksgiving and we want to raise enough funds for him to get the proper medical treatment. Rich has been a part of the Pinole Fire Department for over 28 years! He is the biggest Raider fan we know, has been a season ticket holder for over 25 years, can probably name the entire 2013-2014 roster, but most of all he is a great friend, neighbor, husband, and father. On March 8th, 2014 a fundraiser bicycle ride...
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