|Agency||Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District|
|Type of Firefighter||Volunteer|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||5/23/1976|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Responding to/returning from incident|
On May 23, 1976, Captain G.D. “Mac” McIntyre of the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District suffered a fatal heart attack in the line of duty while returning to quarters following an emergency response.
A member of the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District for twenty-four years, McIntyre was the civil defense director for the Village of Algonquin and the assistant civil defense director for McHenry County. McIntyre worked for thirty-seven years as a station agent for the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company.
He was survived by his widow, three children, two grandchildren, and his father.
Obituary of G.D. McIntyre, Chicago Tribune, May 25, 1976.