A memorial service for Tammy O. Davio will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at High Road Community Church, Sixth and Lawson in Black Diamond.
She died May 1, 2011, at her home in Elma, Wash.
She was born June 12, 1959, in Highmore, S.D., to Victor and Alula Odegaard. She attended Thomas Jefferson High School in Federal Way and later joined the U.S. Navy, serving for 10 years. While in the Navy she met and married Joe Davio. She resided in Enumclaw for 20 years before moving to Elma and had worked 17 years at Rainier Legal Center in Black Diamond.
She is survived by husband Joseph of Elma; stepfather Don Smith of Medford, Ore.; four sisters; and two brothers.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother.
Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice.
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.
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.
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.