Former Enumclaw resident Josephine H. Kellogg died Aug. 2, 2011, following a brief battle with cancer. She was 91.
She was born April 10, 1920, in Enumclaw to Joe and Frances Slemshek. She lived in Enumclaw, where she raised her four children, until 2006 when she moved to eastern Washington to live with her daughter and son-in-law. She had resided the last five years in Cheney, Wash.
She is survived by children Jay, Sandy and John and 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband John Kellogg, daughter Lee, sister Frances and grandson Jeff.
A memorial service is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley.
All are invited to sign the online guest book at www.weeksfuneralhomes.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.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
The Courier-Herald is publishing a three-part debate between Black Diamond Mayor Carol Benson and her opponent Judy Baxley. Last week, candidates answered questions concerning the city, and what they would do as mayor to address any issues. This week, Part 2, is a chance for candidates to rebut their opponent’s statements. Part 3 will wrap-up with final statements.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.