Passing of Past Member James "Leroy" Owens, Sr.
By PIO / Fire Prevention Officer Scot Best
October 5, 2021

The Ridge Volunteer Fire Department regrets to announce the passing of Past Member SSG James "Leroy" Owens, Sr., US Army (Ret.). Leroy passed away on October 3, 2021.

Family will hold visitation on October 14, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm, with Prayer Service at 7:00pm, at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Funeral Service will be on October 15, at 11:00 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be live streamed via Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens, 26325 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Condolences to the family may be made at

Rest easy, Leroy.