Age 91, of Sutherlin, OR, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016, in her home. She was born May 3, 1925, in Pierre, South Dakota, to Clarence Reynolds and Alice (Frasier) Reynolds. She moved to Oakland, OR, in 1947, with her three year old son, Jerry, where she met the love of her life of 63 married years, Harold Cole. Kitty was a rancher's logger's wife. Kitty loved to cook, bake, crochet, decorate cakes, knit, sew, can and golf. She and Harold went to Arizona for nine consecutive years for the winter.
Kitty is survived by her son, Richard McCandless, Jr. and wife Joanne of Selma, CA; sister, Claudia and husband, Steve Meal; and brother, Tom Reynolds and wife, Laurie; all of Montana; also, nieces Debra Rodgers and husband, Duke, Vickie Clark and husband, Orville of Riddle, OR.
The family would like to give a special thank you to her wonderful caregivers, Vickie T, Jody, Tiffany, Timber, Alice and Julie. Also, thank you to the wonderful people at Amedysis of Roseburg, Nick, Kay Kathy, Mindy and the rest of the crew.
A memorial service with potluck will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 1 p.m. at the Calapooia Club House on Cal Henry Road off of Fort McKay Road. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Amedysis of Roseburg. 1820 NW Mulholland Drive, Roseburg, OR 97470. Please visit Kitty's website at www.sutherlinchapeloftherosesfh.com to leave fond memories and condolences for the family.