Tuesday, January 28, 2014 – The fire company sadly reports the death of Life Member and Firefighter Robert “Bob” Atz.
Bob was an active member of Rose Tree Fire Company, currently serving as a member of our Trustee’s and Fund Drive Committee (he previously served as Chairman of both of these committee’s). Bob also served as the company radio operator for emergency calls.
Bob started his fire service career with the Swarthmore Fire & Protective Association. In 1961 Bob joined Rose Tree Fire Company. He also was a member of the Media Fire Hook & Ladder Company where in the 1970’s and 80’s he actively drove the ambulance and also the Lima Fire Company (currently the Rocky Run Fire Company) where he also drove the ambulance in the 1980’s.
Memorial service will be at the First United Methodist Church of Media, 350 West State Street, Media, Pa. 19063 (SE corner of State And Lemon Streets) Monday February 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
Luncheon will be at the Rose Tree Fire Company at 12:30 p.m.
There will be no viewing. The burial will be private.
The obituary will be published on Friday.
The on-line obituary is here:
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