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Danny L. Deyo

Fire Chief

Chief Deyo was exposed to COVID-19 during on-duty activities on an EMS incident on Oct. 12, 2021. He became ill and his health worsened. He died on Nov. 6, 2021, as a result of COVID-19 complications.

photo of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Danny L. Deyo was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.

Department information

Morley Area Fire Department
PO Box 152
Morley, Michigan 49336

Chief: Acting Chief Tim Guild

Age: 73
Rank: Fire Chief
Classification: Paid-on-Call
Incident date: October 12, 2021 12:42 p.m.
Date of death: November 6, 2021
Cause of fatal injury: Exposure
Nature of fatal injury: Covid-19
Activity type: EMS/Patient Care
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Residential

Last updated: July 07, 2022