Roger V. Harless

Contra Costa County
January 9, 2019

Roger Harless loved the fire service. He served the citizens of Contra Costa County with honor and distinction for nearly 29 years, rising to become a captain at Contra Costa Station 11. In 2018, he was part of the first group to complete hazardous materials training and become a member of this specialized group of firefighters. Away from the firehouse, he was a devoted family man and coach. In January 2019, Roger succumbed to the effects of job-related cancer.


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