John M. Janos

After having responded to an automatic fire alarm on the 5th floor of an occupied multiple dwelling earlier in the morning, Firefighter Janos was found deceased in bed at the firehouse. Incident Location: 23 Henry ST, Binghamton, NY (USNG: 18T VM 2464 6137)

Department Information

City of Binghamton Bureau of Fire
38 Hawley St
USNG: 18T VM 2480 6075
Binghamton, New York 13901

Chief: Daniel L. Thomas

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Age: 57 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: Apr 6, 2013 00:23
Date of Death: Apr 6, 2013 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Not On Scene 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Other On-Duty 
Fixed Property Use:  
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Memorial Fund Information

In lieu of flowers, donations in John's name can be made to: The Professional Firefighters Cancer Research Fund, 4 Loretta Dr., Binghamton NY, 13905 (www.letsfirecancer.org).