Kathy was born July 15, 1945 in Moscow to Clayton P. and Nellie R. Oliver Mulalley. She grew up and attended school at Troy. She and Wesley E. Oller were married March 14, 1964 in Moscow. They made their home in Moscow where she was a homemaker. She later went to work for the Idahonian Newspaper as an equipment operator. She was in that position for several years before going to work at Washington State University as an equipment operator in the mail services department, and retiring from there about 10 years ago.
She enjoyed the outdoors, camping and fishing, traveling, crocheting and making many afghans for folks.
Surviving are her husband of 53 years, Wes, at their Moscow home, a son, Wesley O. Oller of Moscow and a daughter, Valerie Cowger of Pierce, Idaho and grandchildren, Kelsey Bradshaw of Lewiston and Austin Bradshaw in Orofino. She also leaves brothers, Ron Mulalley of Kellogg, ID and Jerry Mulalley of Lewiston, ID. Her sisters, Elaine Campbell of Spokane, WA. Marry Elzea of Birch Bay, WA and Jeanette “Peachy” Roberts of Lubbock, TX, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother Mickey Mulalley and a sister, Betty Ann McCormick.
At her request, there will be no formal service. The family suggests memorials be sent to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Short’s Funeral Chapel, Moscow, and online condolences may be left at www.shortsfuneralchapel.com