The arrangements for Warren Hawley are as follows:
The viewing is Monday October 26, Oakey’s North (Peter’s Creek) 2-4 PM & 6-8 PM
The funeral is Tuesday October 27, Oakey’s North (Peter’s Creek) at 10 AM and the procession will be to Sherwood Memorial Park in Salem following the service.
This image was taken 3 or 4 years ago at Station 10. He was a regular there and loved to stop by to talk about old times.
First of all, if you are able/willing/want to work on Monday so that others (B-shifters) may go to the funeral please contact Captain Trussler at 2B. Just to put it into perspective for you…some people who were close with Chris might not be able to go because they are working. If you are a newer guy, take your lumps and offer to work on monday so that others can to to the funeral. It will only be for a couple hours. I remember taking my lumps when BC Tyree died. I worked for J.J. Price so that he could go to the funeral. I did it for free.
Warren “Calhoon” Hawley Passed Away
It is with deep sadness that I inform you of Warren Hawley’s passing. Warren aka Calhoun or Floor Board (for the way he drived) died of a heart attack earlier today. Warren retired back in 1984? I will have a better write-up, some photos, and the arrangments when I can get to them. Warren was a friend of mine and helped me with the book Firefighting in Roanoke. His mind was a steel trap!