Billerica Firefighter Patrick Corbett died Tuesday.
Corbett died after a three-year battle with Ewing’s Sarcoma. A former member of the U.S. Marine Corps, where he attained the rank of corporal, Corbett served as a firefighter for more than 10 years, Wicked Local reports.
Corbett and another firefighter were recognized with the Firefighter of the Year Heroic Award for helping to rescue a fellow firefighter whose mask had malfunctioned. Corbett leaves behind a wife and four children.
Read more about him at Wicked Local.