WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - Wichita Fire Captain Larry Feuerborn has passed away.

Larry, known as 'the Legend' to his fire service family, had been a member of WFD for 44 years and had been discussing his plans to retire this year.

"He was a friend and mentor to so many over the years," WFD said in their Facebook post. "Please keep his family in your prayers. Thank you Captain Feuerborn for your many years of dedication and service to the Wichita community."