Martins River

Martins River
Fire Department

Our department volunteers are our first line of emergency response and have a broad responsibility for the overall safety of the community. Our members, who respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week all year long are always on call for you and the community.

We proudly recognize the members of the Martin's River Fire Department, truly extraordinary people serving the needs of our community and its neighbors.

 

The following are the dedicated volunteers of the Martin's River Fire Department:

NameRankPhoneCell
Scott Rafuse Chief (MFR)   902-627-2770 902-277-2868 
Ricky Hiltz Deputy Chief (MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Dennis Myra Captain of Engine Upon Request Upon Request
Chris Hiltz Captain of H&L /(MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Dana Hirtle Lieutenant of H&L/(MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Ryan Swinemar Lieutenant of Engine/ MFR Upon Request Upon Request
Todd Hiltz Chief Engineer Upon Request Upon Request
Joey McCarron Safety Officer (MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Megan Hirtle Medical Officer (MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Stuart Hirtle Firefighter (MFR) (Honorary Chief) Upon Request Upon Request
Gordon Appleby Firefighter (MFR) (Honorary Chief) Upon Request Upon Request
Andrew Boehner Firefighter (MFR) Upon Request Upon Request
Calvin Hiltz Firefighter (Honorary Chief) Upon Request Upon Request
Charlie White Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Percy Hiltz Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Lisa Myra Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
George Hiltz Firefighter  (Honoary Chief, Retired) Upon Request Upon Request
Laura Boehner Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Fred Hebb Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Tyler Hiltz Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Cheryl Murray Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Joel Barnes Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Ben Lake Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Joel Veres Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Brendan Mosher Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Edmund Lee Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Shelly Paradine Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Adian Swinimer Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Kayser Manuel Jr. Firefighter Upon Request Upon Request
Logan Hiltz Firefighter Upon Request Upon request
Lauren Bishop FD Special Helper Upon Request Upon Request
Han Wang FD Special Helper Upon Request Upon Request

 

The following are our Junior Firefighters of the Martin's River Fire Department:

NameRank
Taylor Eisnor Junior Firefighter
Hannah Swinamer Junior Firefighter
Riley McCarron Junior Firefighter

 

The following are our past Fire Chiefs of the Martin's River Fire Department:

NameServing the Department
Donald Hardy 1970 - 1972
Carmen Langille 1972 - 1976
Calvin Dorey 1976 - 1977
Edgar Langille 1977 - 1982
Calvin Hiltz 1982 - 1983
Roy Langille 1983 - 1990
Stuart Hirtle 1990 - 1995
Donald Dorey 1995 - 1999
George Hiltz 1999 - 2001
Garry Hazel 2001 - 2006
Gordon Appleby 2006 - 2012
Stuart Hirtle 2012- 2021

 

The following are the Honorary Members of the Martin's River Fire Department:

Name
Stewart Langille
Ernest Langille
Edgar Langille
Donald Mosher
Maynard Rafuse
Raymond Eisnor
Garry Hazel
George Hiltz
Dana Sawler,  Firefighter and MFR # 18 ( Lost to us in a tragic vehicle accident October 30,2015)
Albert Kennedy Firefighter/MFR