WATCH: Pineville firefighter, Richard Sheltra's memorial service

Watch as the fallen Pineville firefighter, Richard Sheltra, is remembered for his heroic acts.



Sheltra died after responding to a fire at Edwin Watts golf store on Saturday, April 30.

Richard Sheltra, 20, died at the hospital from "inhalation products as result of combustion," which loosely means smoke inhalation, according to Assistant Fire Marshal Mike Petleski. 

The community has shown a great deal of support towards Richard's family, friends and firefighters.

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