Sadness doesn’t begin to describe the feeling when you lose a fellow firefighter to occupational cancer. Engineer Austin Peck of the Goodyear Fire Department passes away yesterday after a long and hard battle against this devastating disease. We will keep fighting the good fight. pic.twitter.com/eXrSR00Wzf
— Glendale Fire Dept. (@GlendaleFire) September 1, 2019
GOODYEAR — Goodyear Fire Department Engineer Austin Peck passed away Saturday night. The Goodyear Fire Department announced the 11-year veteran had passed away after a battle with occupational cancer.
Engineer Peck is survived by his wife Erin and two daughters Marley and Harper.
He joined Goodyear Fire Department in January 2008, and retired at the age of 35 in July 2019.
Words can’t express our gratitude 4 the love shown to Austin & family. Thank’s to everyone who participated & helped w/ today’s procession. ?& ? to our @Goodyearpolice 4 escorting. Service info will b posted when details r available.#OneFamily pic.twitter.com/TdGl0Vl3j8
— Goodyear Fire Dept. (@GdyFirePIO) September 2, 2019
Details on funeral services will be announced.