Charles O. Williams, Feb. 2, 1965, South Central Region, radio operator. Charles, who worked on Snoqualmie Pass, died from complications from a fall at work the previous month.
Ray Wittig, Feb. 4, 1952, North Central Region, maintenance lead technician. Ray was killed when buried in a snowslide while working in Tumwater Canyon, west of Leavenworth.
Loren L. Wharton, Feb. 8, 1988, Headquarters, transportation engineer. Loren stopped to direct traffic at a crash on US 101 on his way to work. While trying to avoid a speeding truck, he fell from the bridge.
L.A. Parton, Feb. 13, 1951, Southwest Region, light equipment operator. Lawrence was killed in a gasoline explosion in the light plant at Satus Pass.
Robert N. Johnson, Feb. 14, 1982, Olympic Region, maintenance technician. Robert was killed while working to clear a landslide on US 12 when a second slide came down over his work area.
Steven L. Brown, Feb. 18, 1998, Washington State Ferries, able seaman. Steven was lost overboard from a state ferry that had recently departed from Seattle.
Samuel E. Williams, Feb. 22, 2000, Southwest Region, maintenance technician. Sam was killed by a car that entered the work zone where he was flagging on US 12.
Lucien L. Houston, Feb. 22, 1957, Southwest Region, equipment operator. Lucien was killed when his snow plow was struck by a semitruck near Satus Pass.
Ray T. Collie, Feb. 28, 1970, North Central Region, maintenance technician. Ray died from injuries earlier in the month when a truck struck him while he was in a marked work zone.