Thread: Utah Fire Chief Found Dead
10-28-2009, 07:30 PM #1
Utah Fire Chief Found Dead
Long-time friend and Springville Fire Chief Phil Whitney was found dead this morning at his home. I will keep you posted as information becomes available. Our sincere condolences go out to his family and fire department.
As I get more information, I will pass it along.Front line since 1983 and still going strong
10-29-2009, 12:15 AM #2
A little more information
Springville fire chief dies at 72
October 28th, 2009 @ 8:25pm
SPRINGVILLE -- Springville's longtime fire chief has died.
Phil Whitney joined Springville's fire department as a volunteer in 1977 and has been its first and only fire chief since 1985.
Whitney passed away unexpectedly at his home this morning at the age of 72.
Fellow firefighters say Whitney was a great leader and a dedicated public servant. Details on his funeral have not been announced.Front line since 1983 and still going strong
10-29-2009, 10:12 AM #3
- Join Date
- May 2002
- Now in Victoria, BC. I'm from beautiful Jasper Alberta in the heart of the Can. Rockies - will always be an Albertan at heart!
I'm very sorry for your loss.
My condolences to the Springville Fire Department and the Whitney family.
Rest peacefully in the arms of the angels, Phil.
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