Former Enumclaw resident Albert Carey “Big Al” Chabot died Dec. 26, 2011, at the age of 62.
He was born Feb. 3, 1949, in Harlingen, Texas. He retired from The Boeing Co., where he worked as a machinist for 25 years. Nothing made him more proud than his children and his grandchildren.
He is survived by his mother Connie (Jensen) Hill; father Wayne Chabot; sons Sean Chabot and wife Michelle, Gareth Chabot and wife Susie and Terrance Chabot and wife Jaclyn; daughters Amy Coville and husband Ray and Anna Starkel and husband Josh; five brothers; two sisters; and 13 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by grandson Jaron Osborn.
A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 4, at Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley. All are invited to sign the online guest book at www.weeksfunerahomes.com.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.
Local football teams went three-for-four Friday night, with Enumclaw, Sumner and White River picking up league victories.