Fillmore Obituaries

Fillmore Obituaries

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  • 20 hrs ago | via Press-Telegram 

    Herea s how to pay tribute to fallen firefighter Cor...

    Santa Paula firefighters and police stand at attention and salute as a procession passes by with a firefighter from San Diego who was killed while battling the Thomas Fire in the hills above Fillmore on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. The firefighter was identified as Cal Fire San Diego Unit Fire Apparatus Engineer Cory Iverson.

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  • Yesterday | via FireHouse.com 

    Cause of Death for Fallen CA Firefighter Determined

    Dec. 16--The Cal Fire engineer who died Thursday fighting the Thomas Fire near Fillmore died from burns and smoke inhalation, officials said Saturday morning. An autopsy performed by the Ventura County Medical Examiner Office determined Cory Iverson, 32, died from thermal Injuries and smoke inhalation, the agency said in a news release.

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  • Saturday | via The San Diego Union-Tribune 

    Cause of death released for fallen North County fire...

    Cal Fire engineer Cory Iverson with his wife and daughter. Iverson was killed while fighting the Thomas fire in Ventura County.

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  • Saturday | via Los Angeles Times 

    Firefighter killed in Thomas fire died from burns an...

    Cory Iverson, the firefighter who was killed while battling the Thomas fire, died of burns and smoke inhalation, the Ventura County Medical Examiner Office said Saturday. Iverson, 32, was assigned to the blaze as a part of a strike team from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection's San Diego unit.

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  • Saturday | via Journal and Courier 

    Firefighters water down burning embers from an overn...

    One brave man has become a viral hero after witnesses captured him coming extremely close to danger himself while rescuing a rabbit from the wildfires ravaging California Firefighters water down burning embers from an overnight fire in Fillmore, California on December 15, 2017, as the Thomas Fire flared up again. The army of firefighters, heavy equipment and aircraft battling what has become the third-largest wildfire in California history faced a forecast of extreme fire danger caused by high winds and dry conditions this weekend.

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  • Saturday | via WJOL-AM Joliet 

    Family wonders, a Why Cory?a after firefighter dies ...

    Devastated friends, family and colleagues intend to remember the firefighter who died Thursday battling a California wildfire as a "true hero," though also asking, "Why Cory?" Cory Iverson, 32, died while fighting the Thomas Fire in Fillmore, California, according to a page set up on the crowdfunding website GoFundMe. "When my phone rang this morning, it was the phone call no fire chief ever wants to get," he told reporters in San Diego Thursday.

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  • Friday | via CBS Local 

    Thomas Fire Not Giving Up Amid Relentless Winds

    FILLMORE, Calif. - Entering its twelfth day, the fourth largest fire in California history flared up again in Ventura County Friday, as thousands of exhausted firefighters continued to fight the flames.

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  • Thursday Dec 14 | via The Wave 

    Santa Paula residents pay tribute to Cory Iverson, f...

    A firefighter from San Diego has died while battling the Thomas fire in the Fillmore area of Ventura County, officials said Thursday, Dec. 14. The firefighter, identified as Cory Iverson, was an engineer for Cal Fire based in San Diego, officials said. Authorities have not yet released details on how the accident occurred.

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  • Thursday Dec 14 | via The Daily Breeze 

    Santa Paula pays tribute to Cory Iverson, firefighte...

    A firefighter from San Diego has died while battling the Thomas fire in the Fillmore area of Ventura County, officials said Thursday, Dec. 14. The firefighter, identified as Cory Iverson, was an engineer for Cal Fire based in San Diego, officials said. Authorities have not yet released details on how the accident occurred.

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  • Thursday Dec 14 | via Inland Valley Daily Bulletin 

    Santa Paula pays tribute to Cory Iverson, firefighte...

    A firefighter from San Diego has died while battling the Thomas fire in the Fillmore area of Ventura County, officials said Thursday, Dec. 14. The firefighter, identified as Cory Iverson, was an engineer for Cal Fire based in San Diego, officials said. Authorities have not yet released details on how the accident occurred.

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  • Thursday Dec 14 | via LA Daily News 

    Firefighter killed while battling Thomas fire identi...

    A hearse arrives near the scene where a CalFire engineer died while battling the Thomas fire in Fillmore on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. A firefighter from San Diego has died while battling the Thomas fire in the Fillmore area of Ventura County, officials said Thursday, Dec. 14. The firefighter, identified as Cory Iverson, was an engineer for Cal Fire based in San Diego, officials said.

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