Passing of Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes

By September 30, 2015LACoFD News
Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes
Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes

Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes

Fire Fighter Specialist Hector Magallanes, of Fire Station 193-A in Battalion 21, passed away Sept. 18 after a short-term illness. He was 55.

“The Board of Supervisors, together with President Dave Gillotte of Local 1014, and I pass along our deepest condolences and sympathies to the entire Magallanes family,” Fire Chief Daryl Osby said in a statement.

Magallanes graduated from the Los Angeles County Fire Academy in 1986. He was a respected and dedicated member of the Department who faithfully served for 29 years.

A flag ceremony for Magallanes was held Sept. 25 at Los Angeles County Fire Station 193.