Lenard Edward Violette, 71, of Kennewick died Tuesday. Mr. Violette was born in Toppenish and had been a lifelong Yakima Valley resident, moving to Kennewick two years ago. He was a retired truck driver for Oak Harbor Freight Lines.

Survivors include his wife, Judith Violette of Kennewick; four daughters, Debbie Rogers of Kennewick, Leigh Ann Miller of Kalispell, Mont., Cathy Dow of Burbank and Debbie Noland of Richland; a son, John Lyon of Boise, Idaho; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mueller’s Tri-Cities Funeral Home.