FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR LOS ANGELES FIRE DEPARTMENT
FIREFIGHTER JAIME L. FOSTER
On the afternoon of Saturday, August 14, 2004, Firefighter Jaime L.
Foster was killed in the line of duty after having assisted in the
extinguishment of a residential structure fire located in the
community of Encino.
As Firefighters were leaving the scene of the fire, there was a
single vehicle accident near the scene that caused fatal traumatic
injuries to Firefighter Foster. Despite the combined efforts of our
Firefighters, Paramedics and Hospital Emergency Department personnel,
Firefighter Foster was declared deceased at Tarzana Hospital.
Her family, friends, and the members of the Los Angeles Fire
Department are mourning this tragic loss.
Two services have been scheduled to commemorate the loss of
August 19, 2004
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fire Station 73
7419 Reseda Boulevard
Reseda, CA 91335 USA
August 20, 2004
10:00 AM to Noon
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
555 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012 USA
Both services are open to the public, and all are welcome.
A private interment will immediately follow the Memorial Service.
Expressions of support and sympathy through cards and correspondence
may be forwarded to the following address:
The Foster Family
Los Angeles Firemen's Relief Association
2900 West Temple Street, Suite 102
Los Angeles, CA 90026 USA
The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made
in Jaime Foster's honor to the LAFD Historical Society ? Fallen
LAFD Historical Society
Fallen Firefighter Memorial
1355 North Cahuenga Blvd
Hollywood, CA 90028 USA
The Los Angeles Fire Department has received a tremendous outpouring
of support during this difficult time. Your Firefighters wish to
thank you and express our deepest appreciation for all the kind words
and gestures that have been provided.
Additional information will be provided in the coming days via this e-
mail message system, as well as via the LAFD website at:
...or via a special recorded hotline at: (213) 485-3739
Respectfully Yours in Safety and Service,
Public Service Officer
Los Angeles Fire Department