It is with great sadness that United Firefighters of Los Angeles City Local 112 announce the loss of one of their own in the line of duty.
Fire Captian/Paramedic Matthew G. McKnight passed away in the fire station on Monday, August 12. The Los Angeles County Coroner will perform a detailed investigation into the cause, time and manner of Captain McKnight’s passing.
McKnight, 51, a resident of Thousand Oaks, is survived by his wife, teenage daughter and pre-teen son, as well as two brothers who are active-duty members of the LAFD.
The funeral will be held Saturday, August 24th at 11:00AM at Calvary Community Church in Thousand Oaks.
Calvary Community Church
5495 Via Rocas
Westlake Vilaage, CA
Contact person: Pastor Sean Meade (Cell 316-204-7712)
Updated information will be posted on the LAFD News & Information blog as soon as it becomes available.