Thomas Township
The following is a list of the people who have won the highest award given within our department. This award is given annually and is voted on by their peers.

2016 Firefighter of the year – Casey Cichowski

 Casey Cichowski, at left, is the 2016 Firefighter of the year.  Chief Michael Cousins, right, presented the award April 2, 2017. Cichowski has served with the department since  2011 and is also Medical First Responder.

The members of the fire department select the recipient.

 
PAST FIREFIGHTERS OF THE YEAR
 2015 – Nick Chad 2000 – Capt. Dave Sommers 1985 – Dennis McMahan
2014 – SO Drake Parent1999 – Craig Simon1984 – Roland Marshall
2013 – Jean Harken – Medical Responder1998 – Lt. Matthew Benkert1983 – Clarence Schultz
 2012 – Tom Arn1997 – Gary Fuller1982 – Lyle Cousins
2011 – John Giacoletti1996 – Warren Wyatt1981 – Chief Ken Gauze
2010 – Lt. Brandon Rossi1995 – Capt. Tom Ruth1980 – Gary Muter
2009 – Mike Fabish1994 – Al Kindel1979 – David Kabobel
2008 – Lt. Ryan Ludwick1993 – Don Ludwick1978 – Almarion Sumption
2007 – Gary Fuller1992 – Asst. Chief Michael Cousins1977 – Robert Steele
2006 – Lt. Joe Giacoletti1991 – Jeff Webster  & Lt. Keith Sanford1976 – Gerald Knoll
2005 – Lt. Jason Grandy1990 – Ed Kragenbrink1975 – George Schmidt
2004 – Lt. Pete Stevens1989 – Asst. Chief Jim Peterson1974 – Richard Borm
2003 – Brian Leach1988 – Doug Engel1973 – Ralph Bowden
2002 – Joshua Mosher1987 – Thomas Aspin1972 – Charles Chantiny
2001 – Matthew Hooverman1986 – Peter Krok1971 – Duwayne Stockwell
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