The Auxiliary to the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department was organized in May 1929 with the charter membership of 11 ladies.  The purpose of this organization is to assist the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department in its civic and financial activities.

Become A Member Of The Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary

The Laurel Auxiliary is looking for new members. The Maryland Tax Incentive Program provides $3,500 in tax deductions on the state level for members of the Auxiliary. You must first be a member for three years and maintain membership with 50 points to qualify for this deduction. Please come join us to support the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department. Click here to print out a membership application.

Auxiliary to the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department Officers for 2019

President: Rosa Maher

Vice President: May-Lynn Bayles

Secretary: Sue Fricke

Treasurer: Marlene Collins

Asst. Secretary: Barbara Sellner

Asst. Treasurer: Sue Frost

Chaplain: Marion Nicholson

Asst. Chaplain: Nancy Burdge


Color Guard: 

Color Bearer: 

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Membership Roster for the Auxiliary to the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department

Life Members (20 + years)

Regular Membership

May Lynn Bayles Pamela Bayles
Nancy Burdge Marlene Collins
Cindy Gray*  
Marsha Grimes Susan Fricke
Kristi Harmon Sue Frost
Betty Leishear Jaclyn Grimes
Mabel Litchfield* Michelle Healy
Gloria Lovell Winnie Heltibridle
Rosa Maher Barbara Myers Howe
Maria McCoy*  
Marian Nicholson Nancy Mabry
Gail North Sharon Mitchell
Olga Owens*  
Pauline Reel Bert Rushing
Barbara Sellner  
Grace Stanton Judith Winesdorfer
Cathy Thaxton * deceased


Honorary Members

  • Bill Bayles*
  • Flo Collins*
  • Tom Collins
  • Robert (Pop) Grant
  • Joan Robison


The membership of the Auxiliary to the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department is responsible for organizing and tracking rentals for the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department. If you or someone you know is looking to rent a room for a party, company meeting or anything in between, please contact the auxilary at 301-725-1862 for more information or email To rent the Hall for a party, the cost is $150.00 per hour with an an additional $75.00 cleaning fee and an additional $200.00 deposit which is refundable. To rent the Hall for a meeting, the cost is $50.00 for every 2 hours. The hall holds 80-100 people, but 100 people is the maximum! The kitchen is not available for public use with the rental. Everyone who rents the hall must be off the property by 12 midnight.