Stories tagged: Booth Gardner
Sun., March 31, 2013
Hundreds attend Booth Gardner’s memorial service
SEATTLE – Hundreds of people – including public officials, business leaders and ordinary folks – gathered in Tacoma on Saturday for a final goodbye to former Washington Gov. Booth Gardner. …
Sun., March 24, 2013
Spin Control: Gardner’s humor always helped him
Booth Gardner seemed an unlikely choice for governor when he first hit the campaign trail as “Booth Who?” in 1984. The Pierce County executive and former legislator wasn’t a complete …
Sat., March 23, 2013
Gardner tribute weaves impact, respect, humor
OLYMPIA – With his family in the gallery and flags outside lowered to half-staff, former Gov. Booth Gardner was eulogized Friday in the Senate chamber where he once served as …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Former governor Gardner, 76, dies
SEATTLE – When Gov. Booth Gardner first ran for the state’s highest office in 1984, many in Washington did not even know his name. That soon changed and he went …
Fri., March 5, 2010, 9:07 a.m.
Booth Gardner film nominated for Academy Award
Booth Gardner says he no longer dwells on death. He’s got a lot going on in his life.