Donald Edward Felton

Department Information

Southern Park County Fire Protection District
PO Box 11
USNG: 13S DC 5478 8967
Guffey, Colorado 80820-0011

Chief Felton was alone in the fire station working at his desk. A firefighter arrived at the station at approximately 1115hrs and discovered Chief Felton deceased in his office. His death was caused by a heart attack. The coroner estimated the time of death as 0945hrs. Incident Location: 1745 County Road 102, Guffey, CO 80820 (USNG: 13S DC 5478 8967)

Maltese Cross Donald Edward Felton was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.

Age: 70 
Rank: Fire Chief 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: Oct 27, 2012 11:15
Date of Death: Oct 27, 2012 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: In-Station Duties 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Other On-Duty 
Fixed Property Use: Store/Office 

Memorial Fund Information

In lieu of flowers or gifts the family has requested donations to the Southern Park County Fire Protection District in his name.