Passing of Honorary Member Thomas R. Stapleford
By Vice President Debra Finocchiaro
May 28, 2020

It is with great sorrow that the Officers and Members of Brandywine Hundred Fire Company, No. 1 announce the passing of Honorary Member Thomas R. Stapleford who passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2020.

Tom joined Brandywine Hundred Fire Company on June 7, 1962 and was an Honorary and Life-Time active member with (58) years of service. During his tenure at Brandywine Hundred Fire Company Tom proudly served as an apparatus driver and held the positions of Chief Engineer and Board of Director. Tom was also a craftsman volunteering his time, skills and dedicating countless hours to the building and maintenance of Station 11.

As we send our condolences to the Stapleford family we also thank you for allowing Tom to be part of our family. Tom will always be remembered and never forgotten.