Chief Byron Clark announced on the department’s Facebook page Saturday that firefighter Andrew Warren Cody passed away in the fire station Friday at 7:08 PM. Other firefighters there attempted to revive him.
At this time, the cause of death is unknown.
Cody served the Mansfield Fire Department for over 23 years as a Firefighter, Captain, and Assistant Fire Chief.
A firefighter funeral will be held on Wednesday at 1 PM at the Holman-Howe chapel at 209 N. Lincoln St. in Mansfield, with burial to follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery west of Hartville. Visitation will take place from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm on Wednesday prior to the service. Chief Byron Clark says there will be an emergency vehicle procession to the cemetery.