Retired Local 452 member, Herman Kilwein, passed away May 23rd. Brother Kilwein, was a very popular guy with all shifts. He could hide and not be found. During his time, each shift had a locked food locker and a padlocked refrigerator. None of that could keep Hermie out.
Brothers and Sisters,
Please come to this years annual banquet. We will be celebrating the retirements of: Mark Chriss, Bob McComas, Doug Murray, Kevin Murray, Doug Ness, Dave Seabrook, and Rick Van Dyck.
The following active-retired members continue to pay IAFF dues: Mike Berg, Pat Kelly, Mike Lyons, Doug Murray, Mike Phillips, Brian Riverman, and Bob Smith. Please take the time to thank them for their continued support of the IAFF at the next breakfast or retirement dinner.
Local 2088 Member Mike McCoy LODD
Captain McCoy started his career as a volunteer with King County Fire Districts 1 and 18 at 16 years old. He joined KCFD 26 in 1982 as a resident volunteer. In 1986 he was hired as a paid firefighter for KCFD 1. He joined the Tukwila Fire Department in 1987 when KCFD 1 was annexed into the City of Tukwila.