Leadership

Former Indianapolis Fire Chief Keith D. Smith Passes Away

Former IFD Chief Keith Smith

Former Indianapolis (IN) Fire Department (IFD) Chief Keith D. Smith passed away Monday afternoon after battling a long illness, according to a release from the department. He was 72 years old.

Chief Smith was appointed to IFD on December 2, 1965, and retired on December 28, 2002. He was the IFD Chief from 1992 to 2000 before taking on similar roles at Westfield Fire and Carmel Fire. Please keep his wife Cindy and family in your prayers. Arrangements are pending.

Memorial services for former IFD Chief Keith D Smith are as follows:

Calling: Friday, May 06, 2016, from 4 p.m. till 8 p.m. at Crown Hill Funeral Home 700 W 38th St.

Services: Saturday, May 07, 2016, Viewing 10:00 a.m. till 11:00 a.m. Service starts at 11:00 a.m. at Crown Hill Funeral Home. 700 W 38th St.

Drive By will be at Station 14 – 2960 N Kenwood

Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery