Fallen Hotshot Firefighter Has Family in Northwest
22-year-old Wade Parker is among the 19 Hotshot wildfire firefighters who died in the Yarnell Hill Fire near Prescott, Arizona.
Wade's grandmother Jan Johnson lives in Castlerock, Washington. She spoke with our news partner KGW and described her late grandson as a God-fearing young man. She says he was a youth pastor in his church. She said Wade played the guitar and was engaged to be married this October.
Wade's father Dan is also a firefighter.