9-11-01:Never forget or fallen brother firefighters ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- This is a message from the Department of Homeland Security/U.S. Fire Administration. You may submit your comments or request additional information, by contacting USFA through our web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/applications/feedback/ ------------------------------------ The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: Name: William Bierbower Rank: Firefighter Age: 72 Gender: Male Status: Volunteer Years of Service: 40+ Date of Incident: 10/15/2004 Time of Incident: 1145hrs Date of Death: 10/15/2004 Fire Department Name: Fairmont Hahntown Volunteer Fire Department Fire Department Address: 890 Rose Street, North Huntingdon, PA 15642 Fire Department Phone: (724) 863-4258 Fire Department Chief: Art Bilesimo Cause of Death: Firefighter Bierbower died after returning to the station from a mutual aid fire call. While consulting with the individual making the fire incident report, he collapsed and died. The Westmoreland County Coroner has listed the cause of death as hypertension and ASCVD while responding to an emergency fire call. Funeral Arrangements: Monday, October 18 Memorial Fund Contact and Address: C/o Fairmont Hahntown Volunteer Fire Department, Rose Street, North Huntingdon, PA 15642 Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Bierbower at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/ffmem/ffmem.shtm Additional information on firefighter fatalities may be found on the USFA Web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/nfdc/nfdc-data5.shtm To date, 87 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2004. ------------- You are currently subscribed to usfa-firefighters as: hollywoodfire822@xxxxxxxx To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-usfa-firefighters-32449A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx ________________________________________________________________ Speed up your surfing with Juno SpeedBand. Now includes pop-up blocker! Only $14.95/ month - visit http://www.juno.com/surf to sign up today!