Honorary Members

Honorary Members are individuals who served as a member of the Columbus Fire Department in good standing for 20 or more years, they include the following individuals:
  • Bill Breunig
  • Fred Dartt
  • Russell Dykstra
  • Glenn Dykstra
  • Jerry Galston
  • Ray Grueneberg
  • Roger Hasz
  • Dick Hefty
  • Dennis Kasmiski
  • Troy Kehoe
  • Darrell Leisses
  • Terry Lueth
  • Larry Olson
  • Dave Orange
  • Tom Perry
  • Jeff Venden
  • Pat Watters
  • Bob Zapotocny

Deceased Honorary Members

  • O. Albrecht
  • Joseph Altschwager Sr.
  • Russel Andler
  • Clark Arnold (legal services)
  • J. Berdoll
  • James Boness
  • J. Boutwell
  • John Brokopp
  • Fred Brumm
  • D. Christian
  • Clinton Clark
  • L. Christians
  • Llyod Edwards
  • Ed Emkow Jr.
  • Ed Emkow Sr.
  • Emil Emkow
  • Emery Fadness
  • Gerald Fahrenkoph
  • A.W. Grady
  • L. Hatzinger
  • Fred Hoehne
  • Ed Hutchinson
  • M.E. Jones
  • Robert Jones
  • Joseph Kasper
  • C. Kettelhohn
  • L.F. Kettelhohn
  • Donald Klecker
  • Merlin Klecker
  • F. Koblitz
  • Henry Krenz
  • C. Kuntz
  • Clarence Lange
  • H.C. Lange
  • Pat Lange
  • Al Ledrowski
  • R.J. Lueders
  • R. Meilenz
  • Irvin Nelson
  • Vernon Opel
  • Reuben Peiper
  • Ed Peitzner
  • E.M. Peitzner
  • W.M. Peitzner
  • John Powers
  • Robert Powers
  • E.W. Pratt
  • A.C. Quentmeyer
  • Fred Raether
  • R. Roberts
  • G. Rutherford
  • Harold Salzwedel
  • Fred Sanderson
  • W. Scheel
  • Chas Schilling
  • Wm. F. Schultz
  • Ronald Schulze
  • Fred Shepard
  • J.C. Spillner
  • Paul Springs
  • Robert Tetzlaff
  • Al Voth
  • Gordon Voth
  • Harold Wendt
  • Russel Wendt
  • A.H. Whitney
  • Ted Williams
  • Earl Witthuhn
  • H.C. Wrede
  • Charlie Yelk
  • Art Zahn