LODD- Firefighter Francis X. Flynn of Boston Engine 33 passed away on January 22nd from occupational cancer.
LODD- Firefighter Joseph Mullen of the Boston Fire Department passed away on January 21st from occupational cancer.
LODD- Toledo, OH Firefighters Stephen A. Machcinski, 42, and James Dickman, 31, were killed battling a structure fire on January 26th.
Retired- Woonsocket, RI Retired Deputy Chief Ralph W. St. Germain passed away on January 26th at the age of 80.
LODD- Trumann, AR Fire Chief Rick Winkles, 53, suffered a heart attack while fighting a fire and passed away.
LODD- Meriden, CT Firefighter Greg Polanski, 52, passed away from occupational cancer.
LODD- Firefighter Firefighter Jaime Polite of the New Haven, CT Fire Department passed away after battling brain cancer.
Retired- Beacon Hose Company, CT former Fire Chief Roger Brennan passed away last week.
LODD- Firefighter Greg Hennessey, 49, of the Orange County, CA Fire Department passed away at the station after suffering a heart attack.
Retired- Marion, MA Retired Deputy Chief Nathan B. Nye, Sr. passed away at the age of 81 on January 18th.
Active- Barrington, RI Firefighter David F. Frederick, 46, passed away on January 16th.
Retired- Jamestown, RI Lieutenant Vincent J. Vessella, 67, passed away on January 19th.
Active- Firefighter William "Billy" C. Trapnell IV of the South Berwick, ME Fire Department passed away on December 30, 2013 at the age of 28. William was also a member of the York Volunteer Fire Department, a paramedic with the York Ambulance Association and an active petty officer with the U.S. Coast Guard. He also was an Army veteran.
Active- Albert F. LeBlanc, Jr., the Master Mechanic for Arlington, MA FD and PD, passed away on January 7th.
Retired- Hanover, MA Retired Captain James Purcell passed away on January 14th.
Retired- Naugatuck, CT Retired Deputy Chief Daniel J. Renzoni Sr., 82, passed away on January 11th.
LODD- Firefighter Christ Swan, 57, of the Lockeed Martin Aeronautical Fire Department in GA passed away after suffering a medical emergency while on duty.
Retired- Brockton, MA Retired Fire Chief Edward "Sonny" Burrell, 99, passed away on January 15th. He was the last surviving member that worked the Strand Theater Fire in 1941.
Retired- North Smithfield, RI Retired Deputy Chief Andre J. Remillard 89, passed away on January 14th.
Retired- Cranston, RI Retired Lieutenant Albert E. Suter, 82, passed away on January 14th.
LODD- Prince George's County, MD Firefighter James "Doc" Brooks, 62, passed away after collapsing at the fire station.
Retired- Vincent M. Jarosz, 62, of Newmarket NH passed away on January 3, 2013. He was a former EMT and long time member and past president of the Newmarket Ambulance Corps. He was also a former member of the Newmarket Fire Department and was an assistant Civil Defense Director.
Retired- Danielson, CT retired Fire Chief Richard Levola passed away at the age of 73.
Active- East Litchfield, CT Volunteer Firefighter Christopher Watts, 22, passed away from injuries received in an automobile accident.
Retired- Killingworth, CT retired fire chief Raynor W. Clark, 76, passed away on January 4th.
Retired- Milford, CT retired Captain and Fire Commissioner Rev. Roland E. "Ron" Gray, 80, passed away on January 4th.
Retired- West Frankfort, ME retired fire chief Irving G. Stone, 90, passed away on January 4th.
LODD- Cliffside Park, NJ Firefighter Cosmo Paris, 59, passed away after suffering a heart attack while returning home from duty.