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    Engine 101
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    Unhappy Redwood City LODD

    Name: Matthew Smith

    Rank: Firefighter

    Age: 33

    Status: Career

    Years of Service: 5

    Date of Incident: 02/05/2001

    Time of Incident: 1050 hrs

    Date of Death: 02/05/2001
    Fire Department: Redwood City Fire Department

    Fire Department Address: 755 Marshall Street, Redwood City, CA 94063

    Fire Department Phone: (650) 780-7400

    Fire Department Web Site: www.redwoodcity.org

    Fire Department Chief: Edward R. Montez
    Cause of Death: Firefighter Smith suffered an apparent heart attack while on duty at the end of the physical fitness period.

    Funeral: 02/12/2001 (Details TBD)

    Memorial Fund: Donations on FF Smith’s behalf can be made to the Redwood City Firefighters Create a Smile Foundation, 755 Marshall Street, Redwood City 94063.

    May our prayers, thoughts, condolences and best wishes be with those who knew him through this difficult time

    Tim Macias
    I will fight fire for Electricity

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    The members of the Gamewell Fire Department wishes to express our condolences to the family of Firefighter Smith and to the Redwood City Fire Department in your lost of a member. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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    Engine 101
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    You may also send condolences to his widow at this listed e-mail address

    For more info go to www.firedispatch.com

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    Engine 33
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    I attended Firefighter Smith's funeral, In addtion we also sent two engine's, It was very sad, There was an outpouring of support for him, St. Pius was filled with Firefighters, The weather that day seemed to reflect a very sad and somber mood,

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