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Daryl "Taddy" Drusch, 49 - Howard Lake, MN
1/13/2020
Daryl "Taddy" Drusch Chief Howard Lake Fire Department Howard Lake, MN Age: 49 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 30 Date of Incident: January 12, 2020 Date of Death: January 13, 2020 On Sunday, January 12, 2020, late in the evening, Chief Daryl “Taddy” Drusch responded to an EMS call for a car submerged in ice. Early Monday morning, January 13, 2020, he suffered an apparent heart attack at his home and was rushed to the hospital where he passed away.
David Eric Hill, 39 - Lubbock, Texas
1/11/2020
David Eric Hill Lieutenant Lubbock Fire Rescue Lubbock, Texas Age: 39 Gender: Male Status: Career Years of Service: 10 Date of Incident: January 11, 2020 Date of Death: January 11, 2020 On Saturday, January 11, 2020, Lieutenant David Hill and another firefighter responded to the scene of a vehicle crash on the northbound lanes of Interstate 27 in Lubbock, Texas. While working at the scene, Lieutenant Hill, the firefighter, and a police officer were hit by a passing vehicle. Lieuten....more
John A. Bresnan, 58 - Homewood, AL
1/10/2020
John A. Bresnan Chief Homewood Fire and Rescue Service Homewood, AL Age: 58 Gender: Male Status: Career Years of Service: 39 Date of Incident: January 10, 2020 Date of Death: January 10, 2020 On Friday, January 10, 2020, Fire Chief John A. Bresnan was found unresponsive in his office at the Homewood Fire and Rescue Service. He was immediately transported to Brookwood Baptist Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased from a medical emergency that has yet to be determined.
Mark Horwich, 51 - Spencer, WV
1/11/2020
Mark Horwich Firefighter Clover-Roane Volunteer Fire Department Spencer, WV Age: 51 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 20 Date of Incident: January 11, 2020 Date of Death: January 11, 2020 On Saturday, January 11, 2020, Firefighter Mark Horwich was responding to a structure fire in an engine when it was involved in a rollover crash. Firefighter Horwich died at the scene from the injuries he sustained in the crash.
Otis L. Isaacs, Jr., 73 - North East, MD
12/29/2019
Otis L. Isaacs, Jr. Assistant Engineer North East Fire Company North East, MD Age: 73 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: Unknown Date of Incident: December 28, 2019 Date of Death: December 29, 2019 On Saturday, December 28, 2019, Assistant Engineer Otis L. Isaacs, Jr., was fixing a break on a fire engine and was on stand-by for two responses. While on stand-by, he assisted with a function the fire department was having that evening by setting up tables and chairs. He ....more
Charles "Chuck" McCormick, 30 - Peculiar, MO
1/5/2020
Charles "Chuck" McCormick Firefighter West Peculiar Fire Protection District Peculiar, MO 64078 Age: 30 Gender: Male Status: Career Years of Service: <1 Date of Incident: January 5, 2020 Date of Death: January 5, 2020 On Sunday, January 5, 2020, at approximately 1104hrs., Firefighter Charles “Chuck” McCormick responded to a residential structure fire. When Firefighter McCormick entered the structure, the floor collapsed and he fell into the basement. He was rushed to the Belton Reg....more
Michael Cardinale, Sr., 63 - Farmingdale, NY
12/18/2019
Michael Cardinale, Sr. Firefighter East Farmingdale Fire Company Farmingdale, NY Age: 63 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 25 Date of Incident: December 18, 2019 Date of Death: December 18, 2019 On Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at approximately 1140hrs., Firefighter Michael Cardinale, Sr., responded to a vehicle crash. After returning to the station, he went upstairs to the sitting area. Approximately 25 minutes later, a fellow firefighter found him unresponsive and ....more
Michael Christopher Malinowski, Sr., 40 - Morton, PA
12/3/2019
Michael Christopher Malinowski, Sr. Captain Morton-Rutledge Volunteer Fire Company Station 13 Morton, PA Age: 40 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 24 Date of Incident: December 2, 2019 Date of Death: December 3, 2019 On Monday, December 2, 2019, at approximately 2000hrs., Captain Michael Christopher Malinowski responded to a call of reported downed wires and trees. After returning to the station, he complained to his fellow firefighters that he wasn’t feeling well. T....more
Kenneth Jones, 46 - Frisco, CO
12/7/2019
Kenneth Jones Firefighter Summit Fire & EMS Authority Frisco, CO Age: 46 Gender: Male Status: Career Years of Service: 20 Date of Incident: December 7, 2019 Date of Death: December 7, 2019 On Saturday, December 7, 2019, at approximately 0200hrs., Firefighter Kenneth Jones responded to a multi-residential structure fire. Jones had climbed to the roof of the five-story building in search of access to the fire when he fell off of the structure. He was immediately transported to the ho....more
George "Johnny" Childs, 64 - Jefferson, GA
12/5/2019
George "Johnny" Childs Firefighter Arcade Fire Department Jefferson, GA Age: 64 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 24 Date of Incident: December 4, 2019 Date of Death: December 5, 2019 On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at approximately 1545hrs., Firefighter George “Johnny” Childs responded to a residential structure fire. The next morning, Thursday, December 5, 2019, he was found unresponsive by his personal vehicle outside a local business. He was immediately taken to ....more
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