Spokane Valley Fire Dept. celebrates man’s 37-year-long career

The Spokane Valley Fire Department is recognizing Battalion Chief Stan Cooke as he retires after 37 years with SVFD.

In a Facebook post, SVFD highlighted his accomplishments, which included service as a firefighter, dispatcher, paramedic, lieutenant, and battalion chief.

Posted by Spokane Valley Firefighters Local 876 on Monday, September 3, 2018

Cooke was assigned to several different fire stations during his career. His final assignment was with Valley 22, in the Greenacres neighborhood. He oversaw East Battalion on “C Shift.”

His final shift was Sunday, August 26.