Tuesday, August 25, 2015


The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, USDA Forest Service
Issue #3

The U. S. Forest Service will host a memorial to honor firefighters Richard Wheeler, Andrew Zajac, and Tom Zbyszewski, who died in the line of duty last week while assigned to the Twisp River Fire.  The memorial will be at 1:00 PM on Sunday, August 30, 2015.  It will be at the Town Toyota Center, 1300 Walla Walla Avenue, in Wenatchee, WA.  Once family members and agency personnel have been seated, the public will be seated as space allows.

Media representatives are invited to attend.  Media should call 458-202-1101 to confirm participation.