The Calgary fire service department is mourning the death of one of their member who unexpectedly passed away. Derek Sharman was reported to have died today May 6 2021. Circumstances surrounding his death was not disclosed to the public at the time of filing this report but sources claimed Derek took his own life.
The International Association of Fire Fighters 6th District took to their official Facebook to announce the sad demise of Derek Sharman.
Very sorry to hear of the loss of Derek Sharman from Local 255 – he will be missed. Please keep Derek and his family in your thoughts and prayers. If you are struggling and need assistance, please reach out, help is available; They posted on Facebook.
The Ottawa Professional Fire Fighters Association also extended their heartfelt condolences to the family of Derek Sharman.
Via Their Facebook Page, they wrote – We are saddened to learn of the sudden passing of Derek Sharman from the Calgary Firefighters Local 255. On behalf of the Ottawa Professional Firefighters, we express our condolences to the family of Calgary Firefighter Derek Sharman and to our Brothers and Sisters of Local 255.
Clive Laff Hrc Also wrote – Saddened to hear the news of the sudden passing of Calgary Firefighter Derek Sharman. Deepest sympathies and condolences go out to his family, friends and his brothers and sisters with The Calgary Fire Fighters Association. Rest In Peace Brother.