Monthly Calls
 
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QRS
Jan
17
19
Feb
8
9
Mar
12
9
Apr
7
4
May
14
13
Jun
2
1
Jul
0
0
Aug
0
0
Sep
0
0
Oct
0
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Nov
0
0
Dec
0
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60
55


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2010
223
152
2011
201
174
2012
198
149
2013
175
148
2014
217
200
2015
179
169
2016
204
175
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162
180
2018
204
181
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June 05, 2020
It is with deep regret the Bart Township Fire Company announces the passing of President Emeritus H. Curtis “Buzz” Woerth
Thu, Aug 17th, 2017 7:00:00 am - It is with deep regret the Bart Township Fire Company announces the passing of H. Curtis "Buzz" Woerth

Buzz passed away on Thursday, August 17th 2017 after a brief illness at the age of 84.

Buzz joined the Bart Township Fire Company in 1951 at the age of 18 and served faithfully for 66 years. He was a life member, a member of the Special Division, a fire policeman and served most honorably as the President of the company for 25 years. Buzz was bestowed with the title of President Emeritus of the Bart Township Fire Company in 2007.

Obituary from Lancaster newspaper:

H. Curtis "Buzz" Woerth, age 84, formerly of Paradise, PA, passed away at Oak Leaf Manor North on Thursday, August 17, 2017. He was the husband of the late Shirley Rineer Woerth, who passed away in 2011. Born in Nickel Mines, he was the son of Hazel Rice Woerth of Quarryville and the late George K. Woerth. Buzz farmed his family farm in the Nickel Mines area, was a butcher at the Nickel Mines Store and later worked at Sperry New Holland retiring in 1990. He was a member of Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church. Buzz was an active member of the Bart Township Fire Company, was Past President Emeritus, served with the fire police for a number of years and also helped with Special Division. He was also a member of the Strasburg Sportsmen's Club, Slumbering Groundhog Lodge in Quarryville, and the Ancient Order of the Croaking Frogs, also in Quarryville.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by 2 children: H. Curtis "Hen" II, husband of Diane L. Whiteside Woerth of Quarryville and Roxanne W., wife of John R. Graybill of Paradise, 4 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by a brother, Kern A. Woerth, and a granddaughter, Wendy Jo Graybill.

A Memorial Service will take place from Middle Octorara Presbyterian Church, 1199 Valley Road, Quarryville, on Monday, August 21 at 7:30 p.m. with Pastor Doug Hileman officiating. There will be a greeting time from 6 p.m. until the time of service. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bart Twp. Fire Company, PO Box 72, Bart, PA 17503 or to Middle Octorara Church, 1199 Valley Road, Quarryville, PA 17566. Arrangements by Shivery Funeral Home, Inc. Christiana & Paradise. shiveryfuneralhome.com

Any departments wishing to send apparatus, please Contact Chief 51 Dave Farmer at 717-629-7445.

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