Leona Stuard died June 11, 2014, in Buckley.
She was born Aug. 1, 1921, in Black Diamond. She married Bud VanHoof, they had a son, Leonard, and she later married Lowell Stuard. They resided in Puyallup for many years, spending winters in Arizona. She worked in an ophthalmologist’s office for 14 years and volunteered for several years at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup. She loved playing golf and traveled the globe to play in tournaments. She also enjoyed spending time in he outdoors doing crafts entertaining and playing cards.
She is survived by three grandsons and four great=grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband Lowell Stuard and son Leonard VanHoof.
A graveside service is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 26, at the Sumner cemetery. A reception will follow at the home of Troy and Christine VanHoof, 9316 214th Ave E. in Bonney Lake.
This is Part 2 of a three part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term.
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.
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are on the rise across the U.S. and Washington and King County data show a similar trend towards more syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia.
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.
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.