Retired Osage Beach Firefighter Loses Battle With Cancer

Local News Monday, November 14th, 2022

A former firefighter with the Osage Beach Fire Department has passed away.

According to a post by the department, Eric Newman lost his battle with cancer.

Newman started his career in Rolla before joining Osage Beach in 2009.

Officials say he served a total of 11 years and also served as the President of the Firefighter Local 3987, which includes all lake area firefighters.

Eric retired in November of last year.

Local News Monday, November 14th, 2022

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