Line-of-Duty Death Announcements
Unfortunately, emergency responders must sometimes make the ultimate sacrifice in the performance of their job. This section of the Web site is dedicated to announce, honor and memorialize our members that die in the line-of-duty.
New York, NY
It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Fire Fighter William Tolley of IAFF 1st District Local 94, New York, NY. Brother Tolley, 42, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017, from a fall when operating at a structure fire.
The visitation will take place at the Fredrick J. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home, Hicksville Road, Bethpage, New York on Tuesday, April 25 from 7:00-9:00PM and Wednesday, April 26 from 2:00-4:00PM and 7:00-9:00PM.
The funeral will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at St. Martin of Tours, Central Avenue, Bethpage, NY.
Expressions of sympathy or condolences for the family or the Local can be sent to IAFF Local 94 at 204 E. 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010-4628.
for more information about William Tolley.
It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Captain Matthew Trott of IAFF 9th District Local 904, Casper, WY. Brother Trott, 46, passed away on April 22, 2017, from pancreatic cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Restoration Church, 411 South Walsh Dr., Casper, WY.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Make A Wish Wyoming at www.wyoming.wish.org or Jason's Friends at www.jasonsfriends.org.
Other expressions of sympathy or condolences for the family or the Local can be sent to IAFF Local 904 at PO Box 1603, Casper, WY 82602-1603.
for more information about Matthew Trott.
Adams County, CO
It is with deepest regret and sorrow to report the line-of-duty death of Fire Fighter/EMT Brett Anderson, IAFF 9th District Local 2403, Adams County, CO. Brother Anderson passed away on April 22, 2017 from bladder cancer.
The visitation will take place on April 27, 2017 from 5:00-9:00 pm at the Crown Hill Mortuary, 777 West 29th Avenue, Wheatridge, CO; phone 303-233-4611.
The funeral will take place at 11:00 am on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Grace Church of Arvada, 69698 Sheridan Blvd., Arvada, CO 80003.
Expressions of sympathy or condolences for the family or the Local can be sent to IAFF Local 2403 at PO Box 21481, Denver, CO 80221-0481.
for more information about Brett Anderson.
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