Thousands of people are expected at Tuesday's memorial service for Margaret Anderson, the Mount Rainier National Park ranger who was fatally shot on New Year's Day.
Thousands of people are expected at Tuesday’s memorial service for Margaret Anderson, the Mount Rainier National Park ranger who was fatally shot on New Year’s Day.
A procession of law enforcement vehicles, ambulances, fire trucks and others will leave Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood Tuesday morning.
A 90-minute service is scheduled at 1 p.m. at Pacific Lutheran University.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis are scheduled to speak, along with local ministers.
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Anderson, a 34-year-old mother of two young girls, was shot and killed after setting up a roadblock to stop a vehicle that blew through a checkpoint. The driver of that vehicle shot Anderson in her car and fled on foot. Searchers found Benjamin Colton Barnes dead in a snowy creek.