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


Collins Fire Co.

Collins Fire Company located at 2365 Main Street, Collins, NY 14034                                                                                   Correspondence should be mailed to:

Collins Fire District, P. O. Box 113, Collins, NY 14034 or Collins Fire Company, P. O. Box 361, Collins, NY 14034                                                                                                                                                                     
Fire Company #1 Established 1925 

Collins Volunteer Fire Company Annual Installation of Ofifcers Banquet
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 5:30pm cocktails - 6:30pm dinner
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Fire Hall

2020 Meetings start promptly at 7 p.m. - Notification made by order of the Board of Fire Commissioners of the Collins Fire District.
Meetings held at Collins Fire Hall, 2365 Main St., Collins on the 3rd Thursday of each month - July 9, August 20, Sept 17, Oct 15, Nov 19, December 17, 2020

Siren Test 7:00 pm every Wednesday

Junior firefighter meetings are at 7:00 pm the Thursday following each Fire Company meeting. Accepting Junior Applications!


  • President: Dennis Jensen
  • Vice President: Michael Brown   
  • Treasurer: David Reeves
  • Secretary: Tracy Brown 
  • Trustees:  Shawn Kelly, David Duncan, Michael Naples

Line Officers

  • Chief: Kevin Gordon
  • 1st Assistant Chief: Rick Johnson
  • 2nd Assistant Chief: Robert Feidt
  • 3rd AssistantChief: Steven Grimm
  • Truck Captains:
    • #2 Michael Brown
    • #4 Stephen Lillie
    • #7 Mike Naples
    • Extrication Captain James Kunch
    • Fire Police Captain Paul Birtchnall
  • Safety Officers: Michael Brown, Theodore Trewer, David Reeves

Membership Committee - Michael Brown, Julie Kunch, Theodore Trewer

Fire Company Members

Birtchnall, Paul
Brown, Michael
Brown, Tracy
Crosson, Maxwell
Duncan, David
Eddy, James
Feidt, Robert
Finch, Dawn
Flynn, Jeanette
Flynn, Thomas
Gallo, Giovanni
Gordon, Katherine
Gordon, Kevin
Grimm, Steven
Jensen, Dennis
Johnson, RIck
Kelly, Shawn

Anthony Kobesky

Korosec, Michael
Kunch, James
Kunch, Julie
Kusiowski Sr., Frank 
Lillie, Stephen
Naples, Michael
North, Darren
Reeves, David
Strickfaden, Eric

Swanson, Gerald
Trewer, Theodore
Veloski, Donald
Veloski, Joshua
Wilson, Jeni

Inactive Members
Bobseine, Jeffrey
Butzer, Harold
Capozzi, Armando
Gernatt, Daniel, Jr.
Gernatt, James
Luther, Marvin
Miller, Paul
Pope, Gary
Valone, Leonard
West, Sylvia

Honorary Member
Shaw, John

Auxiliary Officers

President: Rose Bolen
Vice President: Valerie Brown
Treasurer: Mary Brown
Secretary: Debbie Stockwell

Active Members
Rose Bolen Apr. 2012
Mary Brown Mar. 1986
Valerie Brown Nov. 2014

Deborah Degenfelder Feb. 2020

Ashley Henderson Feb. 2020
Gerry Kelly Sept. 2002
Jessica Kelly Jan. 2010
Carol Leonard Apr. 1958
Peggy Luther Nov. 2005
Lori Parsell Mar. 2002
Ellen Pope Apr. 2001
Debbie Stockwell Apr. 2012
Sylvia West Feb. 2020

Honorary Members

Anne Keppel Jan. 1990

H. Jean Wygant Feb. 2001


Junior Firefighters

Mackenzie Gordon, Emma Lillie, Skylar Sprague Advisors:  Kathy Gordon, RIck Johnson, Shawn Kelly, Julie Kunch, Stephen Lillie