Fri. Mar 31st, 2023
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.