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Chief Wentzel

Deputy Chief Ron Wentzel

"MOOSE"

Information Page

1.12.2014

Moose passed away peacefully in his sleep early this morning

please keep his family & friends in your thoughts and prayers

FUNERAL INFORMATION

 

Firefighter Close Calls MOOSE Article

1.7.2014 - UPDATE
 
Diane reporting that Ronnie is sleeping more & more. He isn't able to speak much, and when he does it's a low whisper. 
 
He seems to be getting weaker and becoming more distant. Although this is very difficult, I'm thankful he has no pain. I'm committed to keeping him comfortable and content. 

 

 

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thanks to Brian Sayers

 

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updates from the chief

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Jan 7th Dec 12
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Oct 8thOct 1st
Sept 24 Sept 9th
Ron with Chief Conrad. Photo from Evan Jones, Maplegrove Raceway

 

Recent visit with Moose 9.21.2012

 
 July 23rd
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June 18thJune 11th
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May 24th May 7th
April 30th April 23th
April 16thApril 9th
April 2nd
March 12th
February 29th
 
 
Western Berks Firefighters surprised the Chief
with a dinner from Red Lobster!!
My visit with the chief on Saturday August 18th
 
 
 
members at E9/L3 pose with the chief after a dinner at the station
photo by Mike Vogt
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May 15 & 16, Harrisburg Fire Expo
Fires at Churches &
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August 7,8,9 - Oaks PA
Step Up & Lead Seminar
August 30th, Colonial Park
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