Ryan Pleasants, January 7, 2024

Ryan Pleasants

The WSCFF and Local 404 Walla Walla Professional Fire Fighters are deeply saddened to announce the line-of-duty death of Fire Engineer Ryan Pleasants who passed from a significant cardiac event while on duty Sunday morning, January 7.

Ryan was a 20-year veteran of the Walla Walla Fire Department. He served the Walla Walla Valley as a firefighter/medic for the first 19 years of his career and was promoted to Engineer in July.

Memorial Information:
Saturday January 27, 2024
1:00 p.m.
Walla Walla Community College Dietrich Dome
500 Tausick Way
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Full LODD Honors Service
Class A’s Appropriate

Emergency agencies are welcome to participate in the procession leading to the ceremony. Please register your apparatus via this Google form.

It is recommended that water-carrying engines arrive dry as overnight temperatures could be freezing and there is no indoor staging location for vehicles.

A memorial fund has been established for Ryan’s family at Baker Boyer Bank in Walla Walla. Checks may be sent to:

Boyer Bank
Ryan Thomas Pleasants Memorial Fund
PO Box 1773
Walla Walla WA 99362