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Somber memorial service is planned today for nineteen firefighters who died last month battling that massive wildfire vice president Joseph bite.
Will be joining firefighters from all over the nation to honor those who lost their lives will car.
Is live in Prescott valley Arizona will what can we expect today.
-- -- over the last week we have seen emotions continue to spill out of this community and today people tell us they're gonna take the time to honor to remember these firefighters.
They tape they say that it's a celebration of life.
Remembering these nineteen guys who -- their -- down trying to protect the local community.
Two Sundays ago and with the conditions just got completely out of control one of those firefighters is Kevin -- -- he's 21.
Mean yesterday we actually caught up with some of the -- friends they tell us that get a great smile and a great laugh.
-- firefighting in his blood his dad is a captain with the LA county fire department and as you can imagine.
This is just been a gut wrenching loss for the people who knew him best.
Take a listen.
Just -- respectful and loving it good natured.
By hearted young man and and -- some growth of the awkward teens of course almost as perfect advocate always had a smile and a -- Some of the notable speakers at today's memorial service the vice president will speak to governor of Arizona about the person who most guys will fall lawn and try to.
Remember exactly what happened two Sundays ago is -- McDonough he's the sole survivor of this crew.
-- actually read the hot shots prayer certainly going to be a very emotional moment at that point during the memorial service right.
You know well it's it's been a week and a half since this horrible horrible accident.
Our people doing how are they responding.
Obviously like -- -- a very emotional week and a half as you can imagine there's been a memorial set up across from the -- -- -- -- we went out there yesterday throughout the last week and a -- that memorial.
That's just continue to get bigger and bigger.
Yesterday we ran into people who come all across the country some from California.
We're told some people have come from as far as Australia to come and remember these guys and mourned the loss of their lives but again just celebrate.
Exactly the type -- -- that they war and remember.
Them for the firefighters and the family members that they wore -- wheel cars Prescott valley here isn't it will thank you very.
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