A woman of ‘True Value’

Local business owner follows in her husband’s footsteps Photos by Rusty StraitCarolyn Truskowski took over True Value Hardware after her husband, Rick, passed away in February. ■ By Rusty Strait / Senior Reporter All my life I’ve been reminded by someone that a woman has more to her than being a homemaker. I recently found out that the old adage means more than mere words. On February 15, one of Hemet’s most beloved individuals passed away. Rick Truskowski, owner of True Value Hardware in Hemet for many years, was known to everyone in the valley for his generosity and patriotism. We mourn him and miss him still. However, the story didn’t

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