Brian D. Massey

Kern County
May 20, 2017

Brian D. Massey’s career as a firefighter began in 1990 with the Taft Fire Department, where he remained as the department was absorbed by the Kern County Fire Department in 2007. Known for his job expertise, smile and skills in the firehouse kitchen, Brian was well regarded by those with whom he worked. Brian was a pitcher at West High School as well as Biola University and was hired by the Los Angeles Angels to throw in batting practice sessions before he joined the Taft Fire Department. Brian passed away in May after suffering from a significant medical event following a 48-hour shift. Brian is survived by his girlfriend of nine years, Glenna Hammond, and his three children, Brooke, Breanna and Brandon.

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