818 Village Way
Monroe, WA 98272
Biendl, 34, died in the line of duty Jan. 29, 2011. She was found strangled at her post in the prison chapel after her shift had ended. Inmate Byron Scherf, 54, is charged with aggravated first-degree murder and could face the death penalty. His trial is scheduled to begin in March.
As the second anniversary of her death approaches, the run is meant to celebrate the friend and co-worker Biendl was to many people, as well as her public service.
So far, about 270 people have registered to participate in the 5K event, which entrants can choose to run or walk. It begins at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Sky River Park, 818 Village Way, in Monroe.
For more information: www.monroewa.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=228.