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Useful Phone #'s

For Emergencies

James Wistinghausen
President of GCFFA

Galveston County Sheriff Office
(409) 766-2300

Allison Little

Meeting Places

June 2
Bayou Vista VFD

July 7
College of the Mainland

August 4
Texas City VFD

September 1
League City VFD

October 6
High Island VFD

November 3
Jamaica Beach VFD

December 1
Crystal Beach VFD

GCFFA Monthly Meeting

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Bayou Vista VFD

KLOVE - Crisis Response Care
is offering
Free classes that are being offered on mental health.

Please contact Shari Forward if you have any questions.
Galveston County CISM Team Leader - ICISF Instructor
Team Rubicon - Wellness Leader - SouthCentral Territory
Forward Blueline Ventures, LLC
"Recovery starts when the crisis begins"

Edward “Bear” Handwerk, 70, passed away on February 15, 2022, at his home in Friendswood, Texas. Edward was our brother at Friendswood Volunteer Fire Department. He will forever be in our hearts and minds. Our sympathies go out to his loving wife, Georgia, and to all his friends, family, and our entire community whose lives were touched by him. Please help us honor his memory by coming to celebrate his life. We will celebrate with shared memories, laughter, and tears.

Memorial services will be held on March 26th, 2022, at 11:00 AM at Friendswood Methodist Church Wesley Chapel. Visitation will be held at that location beginning at 10 AM. The church is located at 110 N. Friendswood Drive. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to either the Friendswood Methodist Church Food Pantry or the Friendswood Volunteer Fire Department.

Our Fire Family sends deepest sympathies to the Bert Heddles family from the Dickinson VFD.

There will be a visitation for Bert Heddles on Thursday, March 3, 2002 at Crowder Funeral Home – Dickinson, 851 FM 517 Road West, Dickinson, TX 77539 from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
A funeral mass will be held on Friday, March 4, 2022 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1612 E Walker St, League City, TX 77573, with his interment to follow at Forest Park East Cemetery, Webster, TX.

Bulls on Bolivar
April 9, 2022
Annual Fundraiser
Times to be announced

These days are tough and we have to Pray for each other daily.  This list will be online from now on.  If you have a prayer need of ANY kind, please email me at so I can continuously keep everyone updated.  You are NOT alone and we want each person to know that you have people who care.  

Pray for Edward Charles "Bear" Handwerk's family.
Pray for Bert Heddles family
Pray for Ukraine
Pray for Our Country

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak


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