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Mario J. Moya


Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Lieutenant Mario J. Moya unselfishly served his community while continuing to expose himself to the virus responding to EMS calls. He passed away from the virus on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021.

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

Department information

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department
515 N Julia ST
Jacksonville, Florida 32202-4128

Chief: Keith Powers

Age: 51
Rank: Lieutenant
Classification: Career
Incident date: July 26, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Date of death: August 17, 2021
Cause of death: Exposure
Nature of death: Covid-19
Activity type: EMS/Patient Care
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Residential

Last updated: August 31, 2021