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Thursday, April 11, 2013
Mary Krillich Joyce
There are reports around town that Mary Joyce had died. Mary has been called the mother of Ruston. She served on the town council for decades and even ran for mayor before there were many women in elected office. Mary's father and uncle were one of the first residents in Ruston. The community center is named in her honor.
I will confirm more details tomorrow.
Mary with former councilmember Bradley Huson in 2010.
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Council: Meets every 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 7pm at Joyce Community Center, 5219 N. Shirley Street. Planning Commission: Meets every 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 7pm at Joyce Community Center. Check window box in front of town hall for agenda and meeting cancellations.
Town Hall: 5117 N. Winnifred, Ruston, WA 98407: 759-3544, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mayor, Bruce Hopkins: bruceh@RustonWa.org
Council, Jim Hedrick: jimh@RustonWa.org 759-0944
Council, Jane Hunt: janeh@RustonWa.org 759-2364
Council, Lyle Hardin: lyleh@RustonWa.org 759-6227
Council, Deb Kristovich: debk@RustonWa.org 988-8121
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