Visitation, Funeral and Reception information for BC Travis Maher

December 31, 2022

Brother and Sister Firefighters,

All are invited to attend the reception following the funeral for Travis Maher. The reception will be held at Meanwhile Brewing from 5:00PM to 10:00PM.

Meanwhile is located at 3901 Promontory Point Dr, Austin, TX  78744

You may recall, Meanwhile Brewing are the same folks who hosted the benefit for Travis this Summer. Informal attire is appropriate. Food and drinks are available for purchase on site.

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December 30, 2022

Arrangements have been made for Battalion Chief Travis L. Maher and are as follows. Employees at Cook-Walden Funeral Home are working on a livestream link for the funeral; we will be sure to post it once we receive it.

Monday, January 2, 2023: Visitation

  • Visitation:                4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Location:                 Cook Walden Funeral Home, 6100 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78728

Tuesday, January 3, 2023: Funeral

  • Foot Procession:    1:00 p.m. Uniform personnel should arrive by 12:15 p.m. for foot procession muster. Cadets from AFD Cadet Class 135 will be on hand to direct you to the appropriate meeting location.
  • Funeral:                   1:30 p.m.
  • Location:                 Shoreline Church, 15201 Burnet Rd., Austin, TX 78759
  • Reception:               Details forthcoming from Local 975.

Attire for all events (except for the reception) is Class A/formal uniform. Shrouding of badges remains in effect until sunset on Tuesday, January 3, 2023.

Please continue to keep Chief Maher’s family, friends, and colleagues in your thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time