Procession planned in memory of firefighter |

Procession planned in memory of firefighter

Staff reports

Personnel and equipment representing most of the volunteer fire departments in the Carson Valley will take part in a procession Saturday to honor Bruce Nystrom, who was a volunteer for more than 20 years with the Ranchos Volunteer Fire Department before he died of cancer in November.

The procession will start Saturday 11 a.m. at the Tillman Center parking lot and proceed north on Tillman Lane, through the Ranchos to Mitch, past the Ranchos Fire Station, left on Topaz, back to Tillman, right on Sorenson, right on Springfield, cross Highway 88 to Foothill, down Mottsville, lefton Highway 88 to Highway 395, then through Minden and Gardnerville to Riverview and back through Ranchos to the Ranchos station.

Refreshments will be served at the fire station following the procession and the public is invited to attend.