Firefighter Lawrence O. Steigleiter

Photo of Firefighter Lawrence O. Steigleiter
Last Call: Sun, Sep 15th, 1889
Cause of Death: Structural Collapse
Service Time: 10 years
Age: 39

Survivors

His wife Katherine and daughters Mary and Carrie.

Incident

Firefighter Steigleiter along with 4 other firefighters lost their lives while fighting fire at 6th & Main involving Bamberger, Bloom & Co.'s Store and adjoining buildings.

Agency

Louisville Fire Department
Louisville Fire Department Patch
Louisville Salvage Corps Patch
Louisville Volunteer Fire Department Patch
1135 West Jefferson Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40203
(502) 574-3701
Chief Gregory Frederick

Tributes

There is 1 tribute for Firefighter Lawrence O. Steigleiter.

Left by Dgme on Friday, May 16th, 2008

Gone but not forgotten. Known or unknown, still a hero. Thank you. dgme