Honoring Firefighter Shane Michael Clifton of the St. Paul Fire Department

A firefighter lost in thought stares into the distance.

On behalf of Meuser Law Office, P.A., we extend our sincerest condolences to the family, friends and fellow firefighters of Shane Michael Clifton, who passed away while on duty on August 31, 2015 at the young age of 38. Firefighter Clifton joined the St. Paul Fire Department in 2007, spending most of his career at Station 14. He served as both a firefighter and a paramedic for the city of St. Paul, as well as serving our country for nine years while in the Navy.

Meuser Law Office has represented hundreds of police officers, firefighters, state troopers and paramedics and understand the dangers they face each day they put on their uniform. We respect the risks they take when performing their daily duties and take this time to simply say thank you.

Memorials for Shane Michael Clifton’s family can be sent directly to the “Shane Clifton Memorial Fund,” Attn: Carla Baier, Alliance Bank, 55 East Fifth Street, Suite 115, St. Paul, MN 55101.

Clifton participated in two humanitarian missions in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake there. His family asks if you’d like to direct a memorial to those living in Haiti, please send to the Community Health Initiative Haiti (CHI) at P.O. Box 5908, Coralville, IA 52241, OR to the St. Paul Fire Foundation, P.O. Box 10593, St. Paul, MN 55110.

Firefighter Clifton leaves behind a wife and two little girls, ages 1 and 8. Please keep his family, friends and fellow firefighters in your prayers.