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 2, 2019 - 5:30pm cocktails - 6:30pm dinner
Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Fire Hall

2018 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 Center Fire Hall, 3514 Main St., Collins Center - Jan 18, Feb 15, March 15, April 19, May 17 and June 21, 2018
Meetings held at Collins Fire Hall, 2365 Main St., Collins - July 19, August 16, Sept 20, Oct 18, Nov 15, December 20 and December 27, 2018

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: Katherine Gordon   
  • Treasurer: David Reeves
  • Secretary: Tracy Brown 
  • Trustees: Gerald Swanson, Shawn Kelly, Steven Grimm

Line Officers

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

Membership Committee - Katherine Gordon, Julie Kunch, Gerald Swanson

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
Korosec, Michael
Kunch, James
Kunch, Julie
Kusiowski, Frank Sr.
Lillie, Stephen
Naples, Michael
North, Darren
Parker, William
Reeves, David
Smith, Matthew
Strickfaden, Eric
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
Parish, Howard D.
Pope, Gary
Valone, Leonard
West, Sylvia

Honorary Member
Shaw, John

Auxiliary Officers

President: Rose Bolen
Vice President: Valeris Brown
Treasurer: Mary Brown
Secretary: Debbie Stockwell
Active Members
Rose Bolen Apr. 2012
Mary Brown Mar. 1986
Valerie Brown Nov. 2014
Alena Crosson Jan.2018
Gerry Kelly Sept. 2002
Jessica Kelly Feb. 2010
Carol Leonard Apr. 1958
Peggy Luther Nov. 2005
Lori Parsell Mar. 2002
Ellen Pope Apr. 2001
Debbie Stockwell Apr. 2012
H. Jean Wygant Feb. 2001
Honorary Members
Jane Minekime Oct. 1957

Anne Keppel Jan. 1990


Junior Firefighters

Accepting Junior Applications  Advisors:  Tracy Brown, Shawn Kelly