14093 Mill Street | PO Box 420 | Collins, New York 14034 | Phone: (716) 532-4874


Collins Center Fire Co.


3514 Main Street, P. O. Box 461, Collins Center, NY 14035-0461

Contact hall at 532-3300   Email - [email protected]

2019 monthly meetings at 7 p.m.:

Meetings held at the Collins Center Fire Hall, 3514 Main St. include the following:  Jan. 18, Feb. 15, March 15, April 19, May 17 and June 21.

Meetings held at the Collins Fire Hall, 2365 Main St., include the following: July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15, Dec 20 and Dec. 27

This notification is made by order of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Collins Fire District.

Annual Installation of Officers - January 19, 2019

2019 Officers

President: Bob Timmel
Vice President: Don Tharnish
Secretary: Joy Johnson
Treasurer: Doug Jensen

Sergeant At Arms: Don Johnson

Chief: Ron Lillie
1st Asst Chief: Mike FInch
2nd Asst Chief: Ron Paluch
3rd Asst Chief: Frank Boice

Captain Truck #3: Rick Simmons
Captain Truck #5: Mark Grimm
Captain Truck #7: Norm Johnson

Fire Police Captain: Doug Jensen
EMS Captain: Joy Johnson 

Investment Committee: Dave Gamel, Don Johnson, Anthony Pauluch, Don Tharnish, Bob Timmel

2019 Active Roster

Doug Aderman, Frank Boise, Mike Finch, Dave Gamel, Chris Gerling, Jeremy Gernatt, Bill Grimm, Mark Grimm, Tammy Grimm, Mark Halloran, Jake Jasinski, Doug Jensen, Don Johnson, Joy Johnson, Norm Johnson, Ron Lillie, Otto Meister, Pau; Meister, Anthony Paluch, Ron Paluch, Rich Simmons, Don Tharnish, Bob Timmel, Dylan Timmel, Kaylee Timmel, Ron Zynda

2018 Junior Firefighters' Advisory Board

  • Ron Paluch
  • Ron Lillie
  • Joy Johnson

2018 Junior Firefighters - Officers & Members

  • President: Keely Johnson
  • Vice President: Taylor Glass 
  • Secretary: Deanna Johnson
  • Treasurer: Rebecca Paluch

Members:  Austin Dycha, Paul Meister, Kevin Schneider, Kyleigh Schneider, Tyler Scholes, Philip Piatko

2019 Officer & Active Members - Ladies Auxiliary - Established 1945

  • President: Cindy Lilllie
  • Vice President: Stephanie Finch
  • Secretary: Janice Kief
  • Treasurer: Stephanie Cieszynski

Christine Agle, Stephanie Cieszynski, Stephanie Finch, Kim Glass, Sandra Grimm, Tracy Grimm, Janice Kief, Cindy Lillie, Jackie McLean, Deb Moritz, Shirley Quiter, Nicole Sion

There's nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer.

"How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!"  Maya Angelou