Aug. 3, 2020

HFD Mourns The Loss of Firefighter to Covid-19

The Houston Fire Department is saddened to report Firefighter Paramedic Gerado "Jerry" Pacheco, 50, died this morning, August 3, 2020, after battling Coronavirus / COVID-19. He entered the department in January of 2004 and was currently assigned to Station 101, in the Kingwood Area. Firefighter Pacheco is the second HFD firefighter to pass away due to complications from Covid-19.

Please, keep his family, including his son Houston Firefighter Justin Pacheco, in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Information regarding his services will be announced.