Release Date: August 4, 2020
Contact: Tarin Bachle, Public Information Officer
Naples Firefighter Loses
Battle with Covid-19
Naples, FL – It is with a heavy heart and sadness that the City of Naples Fire-Rescue Department announces the loss of Firefighter Anthony “Tony” Christensen. Firefighter Christensen passed away on August 4th, 2020 after battling Covid-19 for more than 30 days. Tony served the citizens and visitors of Naples for 22+ years and truly made a difference, receiving multiple lifesaving awards. The arrangements have not yet been finalized but further announcements will be forthcoming.