Sunday, March 17, 2013

On Passing of Gov. Booth Gardner

Tom Pierson, President and CEO of the Tacoma-Pierce Co. Chamber issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of former Washington State Governor Booth Gardner.

"Governor Gardner made a great number of significant and lasting contributions to our community, Pierce County, and Washington State. His legacy is founded on public service, civility, and creating a better quality of life for all citizens of our region. Our sympathies and prayers are with his family during this difficult time."

A public memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 30 at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma.

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