Nellie Wolcott, 83 passed away Monday, April 1st in Salem. Born March 25, 1936 in Independence, Iowa. She was the daughter of Robert Marion and Eva Louise Brown. Nellie attended college in Minnesota, then re-joined her parents who had moved to Oregon in 1955. There, she met and married Richard W. Wolcott on May 26, 1957 in Albany, Oregon. Her love and care for Richard for nearly 62 years helped make his life’s path easier.
Nellie worked for 32 years for the State of Oregon. In retirement she enjoyed golfing, reading, and traveling. She was an outgoing, high energy woman who loved to socialize and to help others in whatever way was needed.
Nellie is survived by her husband, Richard W. Wolcott; sons Dennis (Terri) of Henderson, Nevada and Jon of Keizer. Private services will be held.
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Ray and I are thinking of all of you during this time of your loss. We have many good memories of time spent with all of you. Ray and Donna Graning