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Jon Delvalle


On Aug. 15, 2021, while on duty, Chief Jon Delvalle was exposed to a patient who was COVID-19 positive. He subsequently contracted the virus and passed away on Sept. 14, 2021.

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

Department information

Garden Valley Fire Protection District
PO Box 530
Garden Valley, Idaho 83622

Chief: Interim Chief Rob Glanker

Age: 63
Rank: Chief
Classification: Career
Incident date: August 15, 2021 10:00 p.m.
Date of death: September 14, 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: September 16, 2021