CWEA Member, Steve Highter, Passes Away

It is with the greatest of sadness that we deliver to you today the heartbreaking news of the death of our colleague and friend and CWEA member Steve Highter. We’ve been informed that Steve died on March 10.

Steve was a Licensed Professional Engineer in California and worked in the Planning Division of the Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County in Whittier. He became the Head of the District’s Public Information Section in 2014. Steve loved working at the Districts, respected his colleagues, and held upper management in high esteem.

Our most heartfelt condolences and sympathy go out to his family, friends and co-workers.

Steve’s obituary can be seen here.

Steve was a member of the Elks and was particularly involved in the process of awarding college scholarships to deserving high school students. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:

Fullerton Elks Scholarship Fund, 1400 Elks View Lane, Fullerton, CA 92836.

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