Governor Chris Gregoire has directed flags at all Washington State agency facilities be lowered to half-staff Tuesday, January 10, 2012, in memory of Ranger Margaret Anderson who died in the line of duty January 1 at Mt. Rainier National Park.
Flags should remain at half-staff until close of business Tuesday, or first thing Wednesday morning, January 11.
Other government entities, citizens and businesses are encouraged to join this recognition.
A public memorial service for Margaret Anderson has been set for 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 10 at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma.