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    Default Houston FD LODD

    There has been a LODD in the Houston FD in a house fire in the southeast part of town. My prayers go to the family and HFD.
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    just heard it on the news,my prayers go out to the brothers and sisters of hfd,have you heard any other details?

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    Haven't heard any details. Just whats been on the local news.
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    It was a Captain from E-46. He was apparently trapped following a partial collapse and was unable to escape.

    My prayers go out to the brothers from HFD and the Captain's family.

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    My condolescence and prayers go out to the family of Capt.Grady Burke and the HFD.






    Here is link to the story:

    http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/front/3047830
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    Godspeed Brother. We'll keep a good thought for you. Rest Easy.

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    12-year veteran Houston firefighter killed today

    A 12-year veteran Houston firefighter was killed fighting a house fire early this morning.

    Six others were injured in the 6 a.m. fire at a vacant, known crack house on Brandon Street, near Texas 288 and Belfort, authorities said.

    Capt. Grady Burke, 39, died when the roof collapsed on him while inside the house in south Houston, said Assistant Chief Rick Flanagan.

    None of the others' injuries required hospitalization and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

    Burke was married with three children, ages 7,8 and 9. He was serving out of Fire Station 46, at 3902 Corder. He is the 59th Houston firefighter to die in the line of duty.
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    My prayers are also with you HFD. My condolences to the family.
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    Rest in Peace, Brother. And my condolences to the family and fellow brothers of HFD.

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    Rest in Peace Brother
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    We have lost another member of OUR FAMILY . Rest in peace Captain.
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    My sincerest condolences to HFD and the Burke family.

    Sleep with angels, Grady
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    Rest easy now Cap

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    Rest in Peace Brother. Thoughts and Prayers go out to the Family of
    Capt. Grady Burke and the Houston Fire Dept.
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    Another Brother reassigned before his time...
    Rest in peace....

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    Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his family.

    God be with you.

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    Cap: You and your family will be remebered in our prayers.

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    GOD bless you and your family. R.I.P.

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    This LODD really hit home with me. I was sitting in the den with my girlfriend and son, and reading about this poor brother and his poor family. It really made me think, and really understand the sacrafice that this honorable man gave to the citizens he served. Captain Grady Burke and his family have made the ultimate sacrafice, and for that I am truly thankful. GodSpeed Captain Burke, and God Bless the Burke family.

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    Another one gone, too soon since the last!!!

    You will be in our thoughts and prayers, Rest in peace.
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