LODD – Mike Corn

mike corn

A Conway Springs volunteer firefighter died in the line of duty Monday.

Police say 68-year-old Mike Corn was responding to a possible fire in the 300 block of South 5th. Police say Corn was putting on his gear when he collapsed. Authorities believe he may have suffered a heart attack.

Corn was a retired Battalion Chief in the Wichita Fire Department according to the Kansas Firefighters Museum. He worked as a training officer with Conway Springs. Mike also was a past KSFFA Executive Board Officer.

Services will be:

Friday, May 1st  10:00 am

West side Christian Church
1819 W. Douglas Ave  in Wichita, KS
The Family and Department are inviting any FD personnel to attend the service and may provide apparatus or honor guard:
At this time please contact person(s) listed below for information on Apparatus or Honor Guard or for any further questions.
Kim Taylor/ Conway Springs FD:  316-293-7802
Ron Ewing/ KSFFA:  620-366-5399
Shane Pearson/ KSFFA:  785-447-1124

Michael “Mike” Corn Obituary – Resthaven Mortuary | Wichita KS

Corn, Michael B. “Mike”, 67, retired Chief of Public Education for the City of Wichita Fire Department, volunteer at Conway Springs Fire Department and Fire Science instructor at Hutchinson Community College passed away April 27, 2015. Mike was preceded in death by his father Walter and brother Ray F. He is survived by his wife, Cindy; daughter, Tiffany (Dan) Oltjenbruns; mother, Dorothy Fink all of Wichita; step sister, Rhonda (Steve) Hundley of Derby; granddaughter, Abby Oltjenbruns and nephew, Jon (Samantha) Hundley. Visitation is 5 to 8 pm Thursday at Resthaven Mortuary. Funeral service is 10:00 am Friday, May 1 at West Side Christian Church, 1819 W. Douglas, Wichita, KS. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Conway Springs Fire Department, PO Box 187, Kansas Firefighter’s Museum, 1300 S. Broadway, Wichita, KS 67211 or the Mike Corn Fire Science Scholarship in care of HCC Endowment Assn., 1300 N. Plum, Hutchinson KS 67501.

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