Firefighter Blumenthal died January 9, 2015 as the result of an off duty accident.
Firefighter Blumenthal was a twenty-five (25) year fire service veteran beginning his service as a volunteer with the Affton Fire Protection District in October of 1989. He also served as a volunteer with the Black Jack Fire Protection District from 1995 to 1998.
Firefighter Blumenthal began a career as a firefighter with the Rock Hill Fire Department serving from 1995 to 1998.
On May 14, 1998, Firefighter Blumenthal was hired with the Glendale Fire Department and proudly served the City of Glendale for seventeen years and was a member of IAFF Local 2665.