Time of Remembrance

Kellen E. Biggar

Age:

24

Hometown:

Waterville, WA

Date of Death:

2006/07/23

Incident Location:

Military Branch:

Army

Rank:

Pfc

Unit:

82nd Airborne

Unit Base:

Fort Lewis, WA

A highly competitive star athlete, he played Shocker football, basketball, baseball and track, achieving State Championship Titles in both basketball and track. Following high school, he attended Spokane Falls Community College where he was a scholarship athlete participating in both track and basketball. After graduating with his AA, he chose to enlist in the US Army.
Stationed around the country, he served in the 82nd Airborne as a medic. He completed a tour in Operation Iraqi Freedom just prior to his discharge in May of this year. He had recently decided to pursue a degree in nursing, having re-enrolled at SFCC to complete his prerequisites.