From the Arcadia Firefighters Association website:
With heavy hearts, the officers and members of the Arcadia Firefighters Association Local 3440 and the Arcadia Fire Department announce the line of duty death of Fire Captain Andy Troncale. Following a valiant battle, Andy succumbed to the affects of job related cancer on January 23, 2012 at the age of 52. Andy served the citizens of Arcadia with honor and distinction for nearly 30 years. He retired from the Arcadia Fire Department in 2009 after being diagnosed with advanced stage colon cancer...
Please visit the AFFA page for a tribute to Andy. Funeral arrangements are detailed on the page with information for agencies planning on attending.
Andy was a true Arcadia hero and will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Troncale family and our partners and friends at the Arcadia Fire Department.