Firefighters Cancer Support Network honors and remembers America’s fire heroes that have lost their battle with cancer by sharing their stories and what they meant to their families, their communities, and our nation.


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Department: Hartford Fire Department
State: Vermont
After he graduated from Malden Catholic High School he enrolled in Norwich University and enlisted into the 3rd Battalion of the 172nd (Mountain) Regiment for…
Department: Fairfax County Fire/Rescue
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1951
Date of Death: August 16, 2020
Rand Gaber left this earth on Sunday, 16 August, at home in the loving embrace of his family. A longtime resident of the City of…
Department: Fairfax County Fire/Rescue
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1957
Date of Death: May 20, 2020
Fairfax County Fire Department (Ret) Captain II George “(Lenny)” Sisson died peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family on May 20, 2020 in Fairfax,…
Department: Fairfax County Fire/Rescue
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1960
Date of Death: October 9, 2020
Born on March 2, 1960, passed away at home on October 9, 2020 after a brave battle with cancer. Steve was born in Fairfax, VA,…
Department: Fairfax County Fire/Rescue
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1956
Date of Death: June 8, 2021
Brendan B. Harris, 64, passed away June 8, 2021, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was the son of John and Katherine Harris,…
Department: Clarke County Fire/Rescue
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1983
Date of Death: July 17, 2021
Benjamin Elwood Barb, 38 of Cross Junction, VA passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021 at his home after his well fought battle with Brain Cancer…
Department: US Department of Defense & Huguenot Vol. Fire Dept.
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1979
Date of Death: March 16, 2021
Mike Lecik, 41, passed away March 16, 2021, at his home in Powhatan after a two-year battle with Multiple Myeloma. Mike was born in Steubenville,…
Department: Hanover County Fire/EMS
State: Virginia
Birth Year: 1971
Date of Death: February 24, 2021
A veteran Hanover County firefighter who began as a volunteer and rose through the ranks to become a battalion chief has died, according to officials…

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