TROUTVILLE, Va. (WFXR) – Funeral arrangements have been made for Botetourt Fire and EMS Captain Helen Christine “Gracey” Humbert.
Humbert joined emergency medical services in 1993, working for Roanoke Fire-EMS and serving as a firefighter/paramedic captain until she joined Botetourt County in 2009, rising to the rank of captain. Botetourt County Department of Fire and EMS says in addition to her career, Gracey would tell you that her greatest accomplishment in life was being a loving mom, partner, and family member.
The remembrance service will be held on Wednesday, April 13 at 658 Humbert Road Troutville followed by a sunset celebration of life.
The family will be receiving guests at 5:30 p.m. the service will begin after at 6:00 p.m.
Guests including first responders are asked to dress comfortably and bring a covered dish to share at the celebration of life.
In lieu of flowers, they are asking for donations to the Virginia Law Enforcement Assistance program.