EMMITSBURG, Maryland-The name of a Denver firefighter who passed on in the line of obligation was added to the Fallen Firefighters Memorial at the National Fire Academy on Sunday.
Design John P. Whelan III, 46, was on the top of a working close 38th and Blake roads checking a dumpster fire when a sky facing window gave way.
Whelan fell roughly 20 feet in that occurrence on June 29, 2015, as indicated by the Denver Fire Department.
He surrendered to his wounds two weeks after the fall.
He is made due by his significant other and youthful child.
Whelan was among the 79 firefighters who passed on in 2015, as per the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.
The names of those firefighters and 33 other people who kicked the bucket in earlier years were added to the National Memorial amid an administration Sunday morning.
“His companions will everlastingly convey his soul in their souls,” read a tribute message posted as his significant other and child acknowledged an American banner in his memory.