Perth and Broadalbin Fire was dispatched at 1024 hours for a structure fire on McQueen Rd in the Town of Perth. Units arrived to find a residence that had heavy fire in the garage and west side of the house. Additional tanker requested from Hagaman fire and Berkshire FD requested to move one engine to Perth station to cover Perth & Broadalbin district. Unfortunately the owner perished in the fire. Perth had 8 members respond and were back in service at 1520 hours.