Array ( [ff_id] => 798 [first_name] => Claude [nickname] => [middle_name] => Albert [last_name] => Levesque [category] => full time [rank] => Captain [birth_date] => 1940-07-10 [joined_date] => 1960-01-04 [death_date] => 2005-02-26 [funeral_date] => 2005-03-04 [cemetary] => [age] => 64 [department] => Ottawa Fire Services [station] => 06/01/57 [city] => Ottawa [province] => Ontario [incident_location] => [incident_province] => [circumstances] => Cancer - work related illness [url] => [other] => He was not only committed to his job, but committed to his men. He would be the first to enter a burning building and would never ask his men to do anything he wouldn't do. [exclude] => 0 [use_department] => 0 [wsib_rec_date] => [date_entered] => 2005-03-05 [source] => OPFFA/Hulse, Playfair & McGarry obituary/Will Brooks [note] => [ceremony] => 2006 [photo] => [panel_number] => 10 [story_EN] => [story_FR] => [dod] => 2005-02-26 )
Thank you to all organizers and participants who managed to raise over $23,000 for the Foundation!
The Stair Climb was another success raising over $2000 this year!
The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation was created to HONOUR and REMEMBER firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty and to SUPPORT their families. The CFFF is a registered charity and operates by fundraising.
The 2020 Canadian Firefighters Memorial was broadcast live as it happened. The recording of the live feed will remain available on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CFFF.FCPMS/ and on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/aETV8bOOp_w The Live Stream was provided courtesy of M&L Supply.
Photos of the 2019 Canadian Firefighters Memorial can be viewed by visiting Official CFFF Photographer Linda Matta's website gallery.Read More
The 17th Annual Canadian Firefighters Memorial will take place on Sunday, September 13th, 2020 in Ottawa, ON. The Calgary Fire Department will be the 2020 Honourary Host.Read More
The Foundation awards Scholarships and Bursaries to the children and spouses of Fallen Firefighters recognized by the Foundation.
The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation is a registered, non-profit charitable corporation, governed by a Board of Directors composed of member of the Canadian Fire Service and other interested Canadians dedicated to honouring Canada's fallen firefighters.
2014 CFM Ceremony DVD's are now available.
The Ceremony Videos make a great keepsake.
$20.00 ea. plus shipping.