Chief Robert F. Scholtes Jr. 
1957 - 2019
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It is with a heavy heart that the East Joliet Fire Protection District announce the passing of Fire Chief Robert F Scholtes Jr on December 26, 2019 after a brief illness. Chief Scholtes started his career with the East Joliet Fire Protection District in 1975 working is way up to Fire Chief in May of 2000. Please keep him, his family, and the East Joliet family in your prayers.