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"... To preserve the memory of the Washington State Department of Transportation fallen workers and to provide assistance to active and retired employees and their families in times of need."



Monthly Memorial Tribute
This month we pay tribute to and remember these
WSDOT employees who died in work zone incidents:

    Knute Johnson, Equipment Operator, Oct. 4, 1957 Southcentral Region
    Clarence R. Sluder, Maintenance Tech, Oct. 4, 1957, Southcentral Region, Knute and Clarence were killed while working on Snoqualmie Pass when a large rock slide occurred.

    Edward J. Fabeck, Oct. 6, 1994, Transportation Planning Tech 2, Olympia Service Center (Headquarters). Edward was using traffic counter equipment on a road shoulder when several cars swerved to avoid a collision. He was struck by a vehicle trying to avoid those cars.

    Joseph C. Craig, Maintenance Tech 2, Northwest Region, Oct. 11, 1985
    John D. Swan, Maintenance Tech 2, Northwest Region, Oct. 11, 1985. Joseph and John were clearing catch basins on Interstate 5, when a van lost control on wet road and struck them head on. Joseph was also struck by a second vehicle.

    Wallace D. Wright, Oct. 22, 1966, Eastern Region, Engineer Tech 2. Wallace was surveying along the side of a highway when he was struck by an errant vehicle.

    Lee W. Robinson, Oct. 30, 1964, Olympic Region, Engineer Tech. Lee was looking down at a clipboard on a highway project south of Tumwater when he stepped into the path of a dump truck that was backing up.





 

WSDOTMF News

NWR Traffic Annual CFD Chili Cook-Off!

Wednesday, Oct 25th, 11:30am - 2pm
Tickets available now!

New Fallen Worker Memorial

Marcia Mills (HQ Communications) and Jim Krocker (Olympic Region Facilities) admire the "jigsaw puzzle" pieces that will soon become the new Foundation Worker Memorial in the HQ lobby.


New Dahlia Collection
Introducing a New Dahlia Collection honoring one of the WSDOT Fallen Workers.

It's called the Billy 'Bud' Rhynalds' Worker Memorial Collection and it's made up of a collection of oranges and one red Cornel dahlia, which was Billy's favorite.


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