In Loving Memory

Whether driving routes on garbage trucks, delivering portable sanitation units, or working in the offices and repair shops, the men and women of our industry serve important roles and are very special people. Together, let's honor the memory of those fallen heros who have served the waste industry by our side. If someone in your company has passed away and you would like to honor them, please fill out the form below. The sanitation community joins you in honoring the employees and co-workers of your company who have passed before us.

In Loving Memory of David Rykowski of Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority

David Rykowski Company: Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Years of Service: 20 Comments: In loving memory of Dave Rykowski. Dave loved working in the recycling industry for 20 years. He brought so much joy, laughter, hard work and dedication to his job, his co-workers and the industry. Dave passed away in May of 2012 … Read more

In Loving Memory of leonard ayde of lake sanatition

leonard ayde Company: lake sanatition Years of Service: 56 Comments: he built the bus from scratch and raising 12 kids passed away feb 20 of 11 well missed by many We will not forget you, leonard ayde. Together, let’s honor the memory of the men and women who have served by our side. Whether on … Read more

In Loving Memory of Tom J. Fatjo of BFI

Tom J. Fatjo Company: BFI Years of Service: 40 Comments: Tom J. Fatjo, Jr., beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend passed away peacefully to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, the 24th of January 2019. Tom was a true visionary. He was born the 25th of September 1940 and raised in Richmond, Texas … Read more

In Loving Memory of Mauricio Garcia of Allied Waste Services of Daly City

Mauricio Garcia Company: Allied Waste Services of Daly City Years of Service: 17 Comments: RIP Mauricio Garcia – Allied Waste Services of Daly City Message from Secretary-Treasurer John Bouchard We are tremendously saddened and shocked to hear of the death of Brother Mauricio Garcia, who died on January 16, 2019, while performing his job with … Read more

In Loving Memory of Neal Marin of WM – Waste Management

Neal Marin Company: WM – Waste Management Years of Service: 5 Comments: “Today is a day of profound sadness for the Waste Management family,” the statement said. “This is a heartbreaking incident and our deepest sympathies go out to their families and friends. We are working with local authorities, Nebraska State Patrol and would like … Read more

In Loving Memory of Sanchez Marin of Waste Management

Sanchez Marin Company: Waste Management Years of Service: 4 Comments: “Today is a day of profound sadness for the Waste Management family,” the statement said. “This is a heartbreaking incident and our deepest sympathies go out to their families and friends. We are working with local authorities, Nebraska State Patrol and would like to extend … Read more

In Loving Memory of Justin Pratt of Modern Waste Systems

Justin Pratt Company: Modern Waste Systems Years of Service: 3 Comments: Honoring a sanitation worker who was killed on the job — and to create awareness for the safety of roadside workers — several trucks participated in a funeral procession Sunday in Grass Lake. “He was a good person, a good employee, good family guy,” … Read more

In Loving Memory of Willie Hall of Innovative Waste Systems

Willie Hall Company: Innovative Waste Systems Years of Service: 7 Comments: RIP, A native of Baker, LA, he passed away on August 24, 2018, at the age of 55. Arrangements are pending at Hall Davis and Son Funeral Service. We will not forget you, Willie Hall. Together, let’s honor the memory of the men and … Read more

In Loving Memory of Steve Allen of Methvin Sanitation Inc.

Steve Allen Company: Methvin Sanitation Inc. Years of Service: 16 Comments: Our hearts go out to the family of Steve Allen. Steve was a valued asset and team member with Methvin Sanitation. Wednesday August 22, 2018 Steve was involved in a tragic accident while running his route in Calico Rock. The accident is unclear and … Read more

In Loving Memory of David J. Evans of Rumpke Waste & Recycling

David J. Evans Company: Rumpke Waste & Recycling Years of Service: 4 Comments: Evans was a 1985 graduate of La Salle High School. He pent 35 years volunteering at the Harvest Home Fair in Cheviot and was a former Key Club member. We will not forget you, David J. Evans. Together, let’s honor the memory … Read more