Mailing Address: PO Box 264 - Mt. Rainier, MD 20712-0264
Street Address: 3716 Rhode Island Avenue, Brentwood, MD 20722-1434
Phone: 301-985-5405 Fax: 301-985-5411
It is with deep
regret and sadness that we inform you of the passing of Dave
Manning. Dave has been a resident of Mt. Rainier for the past 56
years and was a Life Member of the Volunteer Fire Department of Mt.
Dave joined The Volunteer Fire Department of Mount Rainier, MD. on June 1, 1952 when he was 25 years old. He worked himself up from a firefighter, to Engine Driver and to Captain. He also held the position of Treasurer of the Department. Dave believed in protecting the welfare of his community and to maintain his Volunteer Fire Department's existence for the future.
There will be a graveside service for Dave on Tuesday, January 13th 2015 at 2:00pm at the Cedar Hill Cemetery, 4111 Pennsylvania Ave. Suitland, Maryland 20746. Family and Friends will get together afterwards at Dave and Clara's home at 3004 Upshur St. Mount Rainier, MD. 20712.
From the officers and members of the Volunteer Fire Department of Mt. Rainier,
Rest In Peace Brother.
From the history of the Mount Rainier Volunteer Fire Department...
In approximately 1960,
Firemen of the Mt. Rainier Volunteer Fire Department was formed for boys
12 through 15 years of age with 10 members under the direction of
William Cissel. Others who worked
with the Future Firemen were Thomas
Alsop, Jerry Chambers, and Clarence Booth, Sr.
Barry Earl Miller became the
first member of the Department to advance from Future Fireman to Junior
to full-fledged Senior
Fire Department member. The complete history of our department will
be posted soon.
The complete history of our department will be posted soon.
Back Row Left to Right: David Cissel... John Fisher III... Bill Cissel... Barry Miller... Mike Clemens... Paul Johnston
Front Row Left to Right: Mike Garrett... Elmer Hamm... Joe Hiponia... Bobby Mutchler... Lawrence Trainum
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