STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – Rep. Lela Alston, D-Phoenix (District 24), released this statement regarding Arizona Fire Marshal Paul Saunders, who passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
“I had the honor of knowing Paul and his wife, Rusty, for decades. Paul was a dedicated public servant. He will be remembered for his service as a Phoenix firefighter and as the state’s fire marshal, as well as for being a good friend. I will miss him and offer my deepest sympathies to his family. They will remain in my thoughts and prayers.”