John Patrick Cronin

Rank
Firefighter
Department
Redwood City
Deceased
November 6, 2019

John Patrick Cronin had always wanted to be a firefighter and started his firefighting career with Cal Fire in Mariposa County.  He was a volunteer firefighter in his hometown of Fairfax, California before joining the Redwood City Fire Department where he spent 30 years helping those in his community and mentoring new paramedics as they began their career.  Outside of work, John loved playing on many softball teams and spending time with his grandchildren. John passed away from a job-related illness.

On the Memorial

Located in Sacramento, the California Firefighters Memorial immortalizes the names of those lost in the line of duty. Learn more »

Wall Section Detail

Inscription Location

Back

Front