Gerod Byrd, who left a mark on Tacoma with his advocacy and volunteerism, died in October. He was a man who will be missed, reports News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll. Byrd family Courtesy
Gerod Byrd, who left a mark on Tacoma with his advocacy and volunteerism, died in October. He was a man who will be missed, reports News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll. Byrd family Courtesy

A true hero of Tacoma died in October. We all could take a lesson from the life of Gerod Byrd.

November 29, 2017 10:51 AM

UPDATED November 30, 2017 03:42 PM