Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire Department      Station 7
Connellsville Township VFD

905 Fireman Street
Connellsville, PA 15425

724-628-3490
724-628-3347 - fax

station7ctvfd@yahoo.com
IN MEMORIUM
FOR EMERGENCY
DIAL  911
William F. Ramsey
Jarrod R. Lohr
William F. Ramsey, 42, firefighter,
Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire
Department, died September 9, 2003, when
he suffered a heart attack at the station
after returning from a fire call.  He served its
Financial Secretary.  He also acted as a
liaison between the department, local
businesses and the community, and was a
member of the Fayette County Hazmat
Team.  Ramsey owned the local Kentucky
Fried Chicken restaurant and was an active
member of numerous fraternal
organizations.  A scholarship has been
established in his name to help graduating
high school seniors who plan a career in
emergency services or nursing.
Jarrod R. Lohr, age 3, an Honorary Member
of the Connellsville Township Volunteer Fire
Department, passed away following a battle
with childhood leukemia.  After learning of
Jarrod's love of fire trucks and his great
pleased to accept Jarrod as an Honorary
Member.  One of the most memorable
experiences with Jarrod occurred when the
fire department was able to arrange a
special private visit from Santa Claus to
grant Jarrod his wish of receiving a drum
set for Christmas.  Jarrod was always full of
excitement and enthusiasm, and could
always bring a smile to every firefighter's
face.  A scholarship has been established
in his name to help graduating high school
seniors who plan a career in emergency
services or nursing.   
memory and the lessons he taught us
will remain with us forever.