Charles “Charlie” Baldi Inducted into PGVFRA Hall of Fame

Charles “Charlie” Baldi

The Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department is proud to announce that Charlie Baldi has been inducted into the Prince George’s County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association’s Hall of Fame. On September 17, 2015, we accepted Charlie’s Hall of Fame certificate on his behalf and presented it to him at a later date.

Robert E. McClelland Inducted into the MSFA Hall of Fame

Robert E. McClelland, Sr. - MSFA Hall of Fame

He represents the second of four generations to serve in the volunteer fire service in Prince George’s County. We are proud of his service and cannot think of a better way to acknowledge his service to our department, community, County and State.

George A. Adams Inducted into the Founders’ Circle

George A. Adams - Founders Circle

Just weeks before, the Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department lost member Richard Ager, George’s grandson, who was one of several family members involved with the department. Members of the department stood in for Richard, and along with grandson Al Adams to celebrate the accomplishments of our first leader.

CHVFD Mourns the Loss of Honorary Lifetime Member Richard Ager

Richard Ager

It is with great sadness that we report that Honorary Lifetime Member Richard Ager died on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 after a courageous battle with lymphoma. Richard joined the department in 1942 as a junior member. In August, the Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department made Richard an Honorary Lifetime Member, for his previous service to the department and for being valuable resource for documenting our company’s history.