Chelan County Firefighter Memorial - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

LIVE VIDEO: Memorial For Chelan County Firefighter Chief Garet Rasmussen

WENATCHEE, Wash. - Memorial services are today for Battalion Chief Garet Rasmussen, of Chelan County Fire District 1, who died on June 12th while on duty serving as the shared command duty officer for his fire agency and neighboring Douglas County Fire District 2, located in central Washington. 

Garet was discovered by a family member in his home unconscious after returning from an emergency response.

Thirty-eight year old Rasmussen was recently promoted to Battalion Chief and served his entire fifteen years in the fire service with Chelan County Fire District 1.  Doctors say that Rasmussen died of heart disease.

>>>The memorial starts at 1pm at the Town Toyota Center, 1300 Walla Walla Avenue in Wenatchee, Washington. >>>KHQ.Com will stream the memorial LIVE courtesy kwcctv.com.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Garet Rasmussen Memorial Fund at any branch of Bank of America.

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