News
Passing of Ex. Chief William “Bill” Reu
Thu. Mar 19th 2020

It is with heavy hearts, that The Oakhurst Independent Hose Company No.1 announces the passing of Ex. Chief William “Bill” Reu. Chief Reu was a dedicated and beloved member of our organization for the past 65 years. Ex. Chief Reu’s years of service to our community we’re exceptional. Bill served as Chief in 1971 and further continued to serve the residents of the Township of Ocean Fire District No.1 as commissioner for almost 20 years from 1979-1986, as well as from 1989-2001. Ex. Chief Reu created a legacy in our organization as his son Thomas served as Chief in both 1991 and 1996, followed by his grandson Shawn, who recently served as Chief in 2019. Bill was a kind and gentle man who who deeply cared for our membership, most recently serving on our good and welfare committee, always ensuring that those in need had been taken care of. We will miss you dearly Chief. We will take it from here.

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