Katherine Elaine Wells
- June 14, 1960 - June 20, 2012
- Kings Valley, Oregon
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“Please accept my heartfelt sympathies. My heart goes out to the family. Death is something we will never get use to. In fact, God's Word refers to...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: T. Kelly - MD
“So sorry to hear of your great loss. Our hearts go out to all of you and we're wishing you peace at this time of sorrow.
2 of 16 | Posted by: Athena Edwards and Ed Buckley - OR
“Our Greatest Condolences to Rick and Family at this difficult time. Our thoughts will be with you today. Don & Lisa Battaglia
3 of 16 | Posted by: Don Battaglia - corvallis,, OR
“we are so sorry and saddened by the loss of cathy. she was a very sincere lady and we will miss her. rick our condollences, love and support go out...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: steve and joyce clubb - lebanon, OR
“Rick and Family, Our deepest symathy goes out to you and your family. Kathy was a great lady and will missed by all. Jeff & Debbie Pratt
5 of 16 | Posted by: Jeff & Debbie Pratt - Corvallis, OR
“Kathy possessed a strong body, a practical nature, and a warm heart. It seemed like there was not anything that girl could not do and would not do to...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Ivan and Carol Vierra - Philomath, OR
“I will miss you soo much and I rember when I went out to your house and we made cookies and had lots of fun.. I love you a lot and I love the family...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: amber moon - philomath, OR
“Having been neighbors of Kathy when she lived on the Old Peak Road, we sympathize with all her family. We know how much she will be missed! Chuck,...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: The Svensen's - Philomath, OR
“I still remember first meeting Kathy at LBCC when she was in the mechanics program and I was the director of the Dental Assisting program. We...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Patty Parker - Hillsboro, OR
“Prayers to all the family at this time of great loss. May God bless.
10 of 16 | Posted by: Donald and Virginia Stueve - OR
“My prayers go out to the family. Kathy will be missed by so many.
11 of 16 | Posted by: Sandy Houston - Brownsville, OR
“We send our deepest sympathy to your entire family. May God hold you all in the palm of his hand and give you peace. Tim Thornton Larry and Jan...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Thornton Family - Corvallis, OR
“Rick, I'm so sorry for your loss.
13 of 16 | Posted by: Guy Helsing - Albany, OR
“Kathy was the smile, always the smile -with her kind,down to earth attitude , will leave a big empty place in the life of everyone who knew her. Her...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Larry & Shirley Cole - Philomath, OR
“Kathi was also such a pleasure at the Safeway deli in Corvallis. I am saddened to see her face in the obituaries. My condolences and prayers of...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Anne - Corvallis, OR
“Kathy was a "hands-on" "get-er-done" person who just waded into the job and started working. As a 4H livestock leader, she helped a multitude of...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Tim & Jane Brandenburg - OR
Kathy Wells, 52 of Kings Valley, passed away June 20th in Blodgett. Kathy was born in Corvallis to Esley and Sandra (Mintken) Moon. She grew up in Azalea, Wilbur, Corvallis, and Philomath where she graduated in 1978. Kathy attended Linn Benton Community College and was the first woman to graduate from the diesel tech program. In 1979, she married Rick Wells in Corvallis. A "Jack of all Trades", Kathy could do anything she set her mind to. She was a "grease monkey" working on cars and trucks, and also cut and wrapped meat, crotcheted, and did woodworking. Kathy was also a devoted wife, mother, aunt and grandmother who taught her infinite useful skills to numerous friends and family. She held different occupations for Safeway, Sears, E.D. Hughes, and was co-owner of TreeTaxi Express and K&R Farms. Kathy was also a past member of the Kings Valley Fire Department and 4H leader for over 20 years. Kathy is survived by her husband; mother; children, Mary Louise Robeson and husband Lando of Toledo, Audrey Ann Mortensen and husband Chris of Dallas, Sarah Marie Hibbs and husband Mike of Chitwood, OR, and Austin Tyler Wells of Kings Valley; brothers, Terry Moon of Alaska and Les Moon of Philomath; sister, Linda Thompson-Moon of Philomath; grandchildren, Colby, Abbygail, Lyjanay, Nevaeh, Ezekiel, Josiah, Toby, and Kaylee. She was preceded in death by her father; and brothers, Dan and Dennis Moon. A celebration of life will be at 1:00pm, Saturday, June 30, 2012 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Corvallis. A reception will follow at the T.E. Bell Ranch. Contributions to the Katherine Wells Memorial Fund may be made at any Citizens Bank branch. For more information on how you can help the family, visit www.lotsahelpinghands.com/c/659167/.