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Thirty Mile Fire 20th Anniversary Commemorative Ceremony at Roslyn’s Mount Olivet Cemetery
July 10 @ 4:30 PM - 6:15 PM
Friends, family, and working associates plan to commemorate U.S. Forest Service firefighters lost in the 2001 Thirty Mile Fire on Saturday, July 10, starting at 4:30 p.m. Location: Roslyn’s Mount Olivet Cemetery.
This is the 20th anniversary of a wildfire that took the lives of Roslyn’s Tom Craven, son of Virginia and William Craven, Devin Weaver, Karen Fitzpatrick, and Jessica Johnson.
PROGRAM [subject to change]
~ 4:30-5:00pm ~
Reception with light refreshments hosted by the Roslyn Downtown Association.
~ 5:00pm ~
Welcome from Corrine and William Craven.
~ 5:05pm ~
Presentation of the Flag, Boy Scout Troop 488, National Anthem with Josephine Howell, and benediction with Kelly Clift.
~ 5:15pm ~
Speakers to include Kittitas County Commissioner Laura Osiadacz, State Rep. Tom Dent, Wildland Firefighter Foundation Executive Director Vicki Manor, Naches Ranger District Fire Management Officer Jason Emhoff and KC Craven.
~ 5:50pm ~
Artwork presented by Marlon Batin and Jason Emhoff, Moment of Silence with KC Craven, presentation of Wreaths Corrine Craven, William Craven, Tomisha Craven and T-Shaun Craven.
~ 6:00pm ~
Sendoff with KC Craven.
❖ After the event there will be a reception at Roslyn Brewery in downtown Roslyn featuring a cash bar, live band and light snacks.