Christopher M. Good

Captain Good responded with his fire department to a working structure fire. The incident was concluded at 1650hrs. The next morning, November 21, 2012, at 0645hrs, Captain Good participated in a preplanning activity at a local hospital that concluded at 0830hrs. Captain Good returned to his home. At 1100hrs, Captain Good collapsed at home and EMS responders were sent to the scene. Captain Good was provided with CPR and transported to the hospital. After approximately 40 minutes of efforts in the emergency room, Captain Good was pronounced dead due to a heart attack.

Department Information

Good Will Fire Company of the West Chester Fire Department
USNG: 18S VK 4940 2361
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19382

Chief: Dan McClure

Christopher M. Good was honored on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland and was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 36 
Rank: Captain  
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Nov 20, 2012 
Date of death: Nov 21, 2012 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Other 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
Fixed property use: Residential 

Memorial fund information

In lieu of flowers anyone wishing to make a tax deductible donation to the family can do so via the Chester County Hero Fund, C/O Chris Good, 820 Heatherstone Drive, Berwyn Pa 19312. Information for the fund can be found at