October 31, 2014

Troy Magee - Firefighter - New Orleans, Louisiana

Troy Magee
Captain Troy Magee, age 39, died in the line of duty on October 27, 2014, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Captain Magee was a member of the New Orleans Fire Department. He had 13 years of service. He worked out of Fire Station No. 7.

Troy was attending a fire department training assignment in New Mexico. On October 24, 2014, he suddenly fell ill. He passed away in New Mexico three days later. 

Further medical details are not available. 

The New Orleans Fire Department is in mourning over the death of their brother. Fire Department officials described Troy as knowledgeable and professional. His character exemplified what it means to be a firefighter. He was always trying to improve himself. He will be forever remembered.

Troy had received an Outstanding Employee Award after rescuing a crash victim from a burning car near Baton Rouge.

Friends stated that Troy always wanted to be a firefighter even as a teenager. He is
Florian, Patron Saint of
Firefighters, pray for Troy
and for those who have
lost him
described as a great friend who was humble.

Troy's loved ones are devastated over his sudden death. They describe him as a man of faith who was devoted to the Fire Department. He will be forever mourned.

Troy is survived by many loving comrades, friends and family members.

Thank you for your service to the community, Troy.

Pray for all who die in the line of duty.

Pray for all who die suddenly. They are with us one moment and are gone before we can say goodbye.

Pray that Troy is in heaven. Pray that he is at peace and is with God. Amen.

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