Passing Of Past Chief and President Richard Woodward
The BAVFC is sad to announce the passing of Exemplary Life Member, Past President and Past Chief of Department Richard Woodward.
Chief Woodward had a profound and lasting impact on the past, present and future of the operations and administation of the BAVFC as well as volunteer fire and ems in Harford County and the State of Maryland.
The following is a message from current Chief of Dept Rick Davis, Jr. on Chief Woodward’ impact.
“This morning a Leader, Icon, Mentor, Father, Husband, Grandfather, and many other words that explain Chief Richard (Dick) Woodward, passed away. His dedicated life to the BAVFC made the firehouse what it is today and we will never forget. You’re leadership made a bunch of us who we are today. Dick we will remember you and do our best to take care of the community as you would want us too. Thank you for everything that you gave us and 3045 Lives forever.”
Funeral arrangements are as follows:
4/17: The following is the funeral Information for Chief Woodward:
Friday 14:00 to 17:00 and 19:00 to 21:00
Fire Department Memorial Service on Friday at 20:00
Funeral Saturday 11:00
All events will be at the BAVFC main fire station.
IMPORTANT: FDs bringing equipment can park across the street from the fire station. All other vehicles please use the parking garage. All fill-ins/transfers will be handled by DC 3. He will be in contact with you if he needs assistance.