A shrine to Margaret Anderson and mountaineering sits on the stage of the memorial for U.S. National Park ranger Margaret Anderson held in Olsen Auditorium on the Pacific Lutheran University campus in Parkland, Washington, Tuesday, January 10, 2012. Anderson was shot and killed on duty in Mount Rainier Naitional Park on New Year's Day.
A shrine to Margaret Anderson and mountaineering sits on the stage of the memorial for U.S. National Park ranger Margaret Anderson held in Olsen Auditorium on the Pacific Lutheran University campus in Parkland, Washington, Tuesday, January 10, 2012. Anderson was shot and killed on duty in Mount Rainier Naitional Park on New Year's Day. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com
A shrine to Margaret Anderson and mountaineering sits on the stage of the memorial for U.S. National Park ranger Margaret Anderson held in Olsen Auditorium on the Pacific Lutheran University campus in Parkland, Washington, Tuesday, January 10, 2012. Anderson was shot and killed on duty in Mount Rainier Naitional Park on New Year's Day. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com

She gave her life protecting others

January 09, 2012 12:00 AM