Kathleen Laura Wass was born on Oct. 25, 1943 in Bell, Calif.
She passed away May 8, 2019 in Walla Walla, Wash. In the early 1980s, Kathy Wass moved to Alaska, where for the next 10 years, she worked on the North Slope then for the next 20 years, she worked various jobs.
After 30 years living in Alaska she moved to Washington to be near her boys.
She was loved by everyone and friends to many. Kathy is survived by her sons, Dean Wass of Dayton, Wash. and Gary (Sarah) Wass of Portland, Ore., mother Betty Wass of Mariposa, sister Sue Richardson of Catheys Valley and seven grandchildren: Kincaid, Leroy, Riley, Aaron, Lindsay, Trevor and Marie.
A memorial will be announced at a later date.