Christopher Allen Staley

Christopher Allen Staley

Firefighter Christopher Allen Staley, age 22, of the Cobb Island Volunteer Fire Department & EMS, died on August 6, 2011, while attempting to rescue a drowning victim.

Ronda S. Varnado

Ronda Sylvest Varnado

Firefighter Ronda S. Varnado, age 54, of the Washington Parish Fire District #2, died on July 6, 2017, of injuries sustained water tanker accident.

Thomas P. McBride

Thomas P. McBride

Firefighter Thomas P. McBride, age 60, of the Campbellsburg Fire and Rescue, died on August 24, 2017, after he collapsed during training.

Steven P. Buser

Steven P. Buser

Firefighter Steven P. Buser, age 51, of the Ames Fire Department, died on March 17, 2017, after physical fitness training and responding to two emergency calls.

Kendall J. Murphy

Kendall J. Murphy

Firefighter Kendall J. Murphy, age 27, of the Montgomery Volunteer Fire Department, died on November 10, 2017, after he was struck at the scene of a motor vehicle accident.

Scott A. Compton

Scott A. Compton

Firefighter Scott A. Compton, age 55, of the Greenfield Fire Territory, died on November 11, 2017, after fighting a three-alarm commercial structure fire.

Jeffery A. Blackmer

Jeffery A. Blackmer

Firefighter Jeffrey A. Blackmer, age 42, of the Hamilton Township Volunteer Fire Company, died on December 20, 2017, after fighting a barn fire.

Brian D. Massey

Brian D. Massey

Fire Engineer Brian D. Massey, age 56, of the Kern County Fire Department, died on May 20, 2017, of a cardiac event after completing a wildland firefighting simulation training class and responding to multiple emergency calls.

William A. Jaros

William A. Jaros

Fire Engine Operator William A. Jaros, age 38, of the USDA Forest Service, Six Rivers National Forest, died on July 8, 2017, after he collapsed during a required conditioning drill.

Frank Arturo Anaya III

Frank Arturo Anaya III

Inmate Firefighter Frank Arturo Anaya III, age 22, of the California Department of Corrections, suffered a traumatic chainsaw injury to his leg while fighting the Lakeside Fire on July 5, 2017, and died on July 11, 2017.