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National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Roll of Honor

Age: 55
Year of Death: 1999

Alton L. Lewis

Alton L. Lewis‚ 55‚ a volunteer with the Montour Falls Fire Department‚ died on November 29‚ 1999‚ after returning from a motor vehicle accident response. A nationally-known arson investigator‚ he had moved to Montour Falls from Syracuse in 1981 to teach at the state fire academy. In 1977‚ he was selected as the New York State Volunteer of the Year while a member of the North Syracuse Volunteer Fire Department.

Memorial Posts


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  1. Remembering my brother Al.

    – John Lewis
  2. My Uncle ~ & I loved this man to pieces. Any firefighter should aspire to be like him <3 .

    – Kitty Giamartino
  3. Miss this guy and his great sense of humor.

    – Doris N Lewis
  4. Not a day goes buy that I don’t think about my brother and all the good times. Was always there to help anyone. <3

    – Dawn M Wood
  5. A man with a heart ❤️ of gold.

    – Debbie Lewis Kibbe
  6. Will always remember your smile and your caring heart ❤️

    – Michelle Lewis
  7. Uncle Alton was a great man whom I would of loved to spent more time with

    – Alton L Lewis