City of Cleveland Announces the Passing of Firefighter Daniel N. Sunyak

The City of Cleveland, Division of Fire is saddened to announce the passing of one of our Firefighters, Lieutenant Daniel N. Sunyak, who passed away suddenly on October 9, 2021.  Lieutenant Daniel N. Sunyak was hired in 2013.  Lieutenant Sunyak, 38, was a highly regarded member of the Division of Fire.  He served the Division of Fire in assignments which include the Fire Training Academy and was most recently assigned to the Cleveland Division of Fire Dispatch.

“I want to offer my condolences to the family and loved ones of Fire Lieutenant Daniel N. Sunyak,” said Mayor Frank G. Jackson.  “I thank Daniel for his service.  He will truly be missed.”

“This is a very sad time for the Cleveland Division of Fire,” said Cleveland Fire Chief Angelo Calvillo. “My thoughts and prayers go out to the family and loved ones of Lieutenant Daniel N. Sunyak.” 

Information regarding upcoming services will be determined by the family of Lieutenant Daniel N. Sunyak.