Follow Up: Assistant Chief, 53, Found Dead of Heart Attack at Eldorado Fire Station

  • Source: Firehouse News
  • Published: 01/26/2017 12:00 AM

The assistant chief of the Eldorado Volunteer Fire Department was found dead at the fire station on Jan. 10, hours after a meeting. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, a firefighter found Assistant Fire Chief Rodney “Tiny” Menne, 53, at 2 a.m. deceased from an apparent heart attack. The USFA has provisionally listed the event as a line of duty death. According to his obituary, Menne had been a member of the Eldorado Volunteer Fire Department since 1989 and a past fire chief from 1996 to 2007 and in 2016 retired from the State of Wisconsin Department of Corrections Dodge Correctional as a Captain.


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