Delaware County LODD Memorial

Philadelphia Fire Department Line of Duty Death


Saturday, January 6, 2018  It is with deep regret the Springfield Fire Company announces the Line of Duty Death of Philadelphia Fire Department Lieutenant Matthew LeTourneau.  Lieutenant LeTourneau is also a Life Member of the Springfield Fire Company. Our Thoughts and Prayers go out to both his Family and Firefighting Family. As information becomes available we will update as provided.

**UPDATE** 17:00hrs

For immediate release: January 08, 2018
Published by: Philadelphia Fire Department
Contact: Capt. William Dixon 

The Philadelphia Fire Department has released information on funeral rites for Lt. Matthew LeTourneau. Two public viewings will be held at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, followed by a funeral Mass. The Cathedral is located at 18th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia.

Details on the funeral procession and media logistics will be released soon.


Thursday, Jan. 11-4:30 to 9 p.m.

Friday, Jan, 12-9 a.m.


Friday, Jan. 12-11 a.m.

Interment with the Rite of Committal will follow at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery in Springfield, Pa. Arrangements by the O’Leary Funeral Home in Springfield