Steve H. Herman

Department
Los Angeles County
Deceased
December 21, 2008

Herman.Steve_Photo RESIZEDSteve Herman, better known as “Pee Wee” at the fire department, never considered himself a hero.  “I’m just doing my job,” he would say, too humble to accept praise for a job well done.  Steven had a gruff persona but once you got to know him, he was a true firefighters’ firefighter and a real family man.  He was known as “Butthead” to his daughter, and was his son’s best fishing and basketball buddy.  He passed away from job-related pancreatic cancer.

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