Past and Present Department Members
Active Firefighters & Year Joined
Ryan Wineinger ~Chief~ '08
Kurt Sermersheim ~Asst Chief~ '01
Nick Hasenour ~Cptn~ '04
Brandon Verkamp ~Lieutenant~ '16
Kent Hasenour '89
Jeff Sander '94
Chris Hasenour '01
Jeff Bieker '01
Chris Burke '01
Adam Glendening '01
Luke Gehlhausen '08
Duane Thewes '94
Keith Thewes '89
Pat Hasenour '13
Kris Buechler '94
Jason Verkamp '96
Derek Schmitt '09
Grant Knies '16
Lance Thewes '16
Josh Vaal '16
Todd Goepfrich '04-'13 & '19
Braden Haase ' 19
Andy Steckler '19
Jacob Verkamp '19

Retired Firefighters
Jim Roshone '79-'83
Elmer Meyer '79-'91
Leon Recker '79-'91
Lee Ray Goodman '83-'95
Don Sander '79-'95
Randy Meyer '79-'97
Dan Gehlhausen '79-'99
Gary Knies '79-'99
Troy Englert '87-'88
Bill Mattingly '96-'03
Doug Bachman '96-'03
Kurt Hopf '91-'04
Jeff Betz '04-'05
Ron Sander '79-'08
Terry DeKemper '83-'08
Andy Merkel '79-'08
Edwin Betz '79-'08
Melvin Betz '79-'08
Fred Lampert '79-'08
Jerry Schepers '79-'08
Brian Haase '96-'12
Jeremy Hopf '04-'13
Adam Brosmer '04-'14
Tony Meyer '08-'16
Herb Burke '79-'16
Eugene Burke '79-'17
Blake Schroering '08-'17
Brad Knies '92-'17
Kent Sander '06-'18
Cole Knies '13-'18
Ryan Stemle '96-'18
Matt Beckman '13-'19
Tyler Hasenour '13-'19
Current Board Members
Chris Bieker ~President~
Chad Schnell ~Treasurer~
Jon Merkel ~Secretary~
Ryan Wineinger
Kurt Sermersheim
Retired Board Members
Paul Streigel               Charles Fleck
Dennis Schroering           Jim Steffe-P
Don McCain-T                Ed Verkamp-T
Doug Bachman-T   Brad Schroering-T
Doug Merkel-S
Chiefs
Jim Roshone '79-'83
Ron Sander '83-'96 & '01-'08
Terry DeKemper '96-'01
Chris Hasenour '09-'15
Ryan Wineinger '16-Present
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Front L-R: , Lance Thewes, Brandon Verkamp, Grant Knies, Jason Verkamp, Pat Hasenour, Derek Schmitt, 
Josh Vaal, Tyler Hasenour, Kris Buechler, Ryan Wineinger
Back L-R: Luke Gehlhausen, Chris Burke, Ryan Stemle, Kent Hasenour, Kurt Sermersheim, Jeff Sander,
Adam Glendening, Nick Hasenour, Cole Knies, Matt Beckman, Jeff Bieker, Duane Thewes
Not Pictured: Keith Thewes, Chris Hasenour
-Proudly serving Celestine, Indiana and the surrounding areas since 1979