The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society is the Virginia Chapter of the Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America


New "Owner's Pride" Photo Collection!
The antique fire and rescue apparatus owned by our club members


Website Updates & Postings - 01/17/2016

2015 ODHFS Officers

President - Tom Sharpley - (757) 759-0959    

Vice President - Wayne Kidd - (804) 690-5347

Secretary & Membership Chair - Richard Moss - (804) 748-2940     

Treasurer - Mike Dubus - (804) 748-4048      

Interim Eastern Region Director - Dennis Keane - (757) 721-7421       

Central Region Director - Gary Hoerman - (434) 962-4288

Northern Region Director - Paul Lamp - (540) 533-5293       

Southwest Region Director - Jeffrey Saunders - (540) 440-0095  

Western Region Director - Rob Fariss - (540) 580-8550

Safety Director - Bob Banach - (757) 692-1686

Archives/Historian - Tom Herman - (804) 590-1239

WebChief - Jack Sullivan - (804) 514-3766


ODHFS now on Twitter too!


The Winter 2015 ODHFS Newsletters, The Torchbearer
are now online for Members Only (11-23-15).


01-17-2016: New event photos posted in our Flickr Archive!
Photos from Christmas Parades have been posted.

If you have a large number of photos that you plan to send to
the WebChief, please e-mail or call me first so we can
prevent overloading the e-mailbox. 

01-17-2016: New events posted on our Calendar Page


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News Headlines
Tue. Feb 2nd 2016
Please mark your calendars and join us for the 2016 ODHFS Northern Regional meeting on Saturday, March 12th beginning at 10:30.Our meeting location this year is the Purcellville Volunteer Fire Company located just off of Route 7 in Loudoun County.  Chief Bob Dryden has graciously allowed us to ...
Sun. Jan 31st 2016
The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society Annual Membership Meeting - To be Held On Saturday, April 9th. 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. at the Shenandoah Crossing Resort, 174 Horseshoe Circle, Gordonsville, VA 22942.  We welcome all members to meet in the picturesque foothills of Virginia, for a wonderful we...
Sun. Jan 10th 2016
The ODHFS was sorry to learn about the passing of Nan Fariss, the mother of our Western Region Director Rob Fariss. Services were held on January 4th, 2016. Our condolences to Rob and his extended family. Renate Melitta Fischer (Nan) Fariss, 81, of Roanoke, Va., passed away on Thursday, Decembe...
Wed. Dec 30th 2015
The ODHFS members and friends extend condolences to Mike and Catherine Dubus on the recent loss of their daughter.SCHINDEL, Mary Eileen Dubus, 58, passed away at home Sunday, December 27, 2015, after a nine year battle with leukemia. She is survived by her husband, Paul; and children, Connor, Rory, ...
Sun. Dec 27th 2015
KIDD, Sandra "Sandy" M., 64, of Mechanicsville, passed away after a lengthy illness, December 19, 2015. She was preceded in death by her mother, Louise F. Mathews; brothers, Robert C. Mathews Jr. and Wilber L. Mathews; and son, Thomas Wayne Kidd. She is survived by her husband, Leonard Way...
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Contact Information
The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society
P.O. Box 4196
Chester, VA 23831
Non-Emergency: 000-000-0000
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