League City volunteer firefighter who died during training exercise laid to rest

Donald Mize, a volunteer firefighter cadet, died after he collapsed following a training session in League City. Mize was 62.

March 12, 2013 2:39:09 PM PDT
A League City volunteer firefighter who collapsed and died during a training exercise has been laid to rest.

A procession was held Tuesday morning as Cadet Donald Mize's body was taken to the cemetery. He died last Wednesday night at a drill field on South Kansas Street in League City.

He'd been training as a volunteer firefighter for the past month. Mize, 62, was a retired teacher who taught at Clear Creek ISD's Clear View Education Center.

The funeral was held at Saint Mary's Catholic Church on East Walker Street in League City. The visitation was Monday night.

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