Longtime Auxiliary Volunteers Honored

By Elizabeth Barr

COBLESKILL — The Cobleskill Fire Department Auxiliary Company had its Annual Dinner with an award ceremony for years of service at Chieftains. Kim Kimball, Auxiliary President, handed out the awards, and a great time was had by all. Celebrating 60 years of service – Margaret Sommers, 45 years of service – Sandra Slater, 40 years of service – Wanda Cooper,  35 years of service – Pam Mace, 30 years of service – Cheryl Whittaker, 30 years of service – Pat Thorington, 25 years of service – Debra Binas, 15 years of service – Jenna France, 15 years of service – Tiffany Slater.  The organization wouldn’t be what it is without all the fantastic volunteers.  

The Cobleskill Fire Department Auxiliary Company was established in 1943. They are an entity of the Cobleskill Fire Department and support the department and the community.  This year’s Officers are President – Kim Kimball, 1st Vice President – Tiffany Stoker, 2nd Vice President – Jenna France, Secretary Vicki Cooper, Asst. Secretary Sandra Slater, Treasurer – Tina Ward, and Asst. Treasurer – Eilene Fisher.  If you are interested in volunteering, they are always looking for new members.  Message them on Facebook or see an Auxiliary member to support your local Fire Department.  

Rear, left to right – Eileen Fisher, Jocelyn Snyder, Tara Salvata, Kim Kimball, Wanda Cooper, Tiffany Stoker, Lauren Mackey, Sherry Haupe, Anabelle Algoutob, Liz Barr, Cheryl Whittaker

Front left to right – Pat Thorington, Deb Binas, Vicki Cooper, Sandy Slater, Tina Ward, Pamela Mace