From now on, Station One in Ingersoll will be known as the Fire Chief Darell E. Parker Station Number One.
INGERSOLL - The Ingersoll Fire Hall will officially be called Fire Chief Darell E. Parker Station Number One.
The renaming comes in honour of their longest-standing fire chief Darell Parker, who served in the role for 23 years. Ingersoll Fire Services held a ceremony yesterday to thank Parker for his service and unveil a plaque in dedication of the new name.
During the ceremony friends and family spoke of his kind and caring personality and his dedication to the community over his 33 years in the service.
(During yesterday's ceremony, the bell was rang 23 times for each year Parker spent as the Fire Chief)