Elma L. Jolley
Birth date: August 3, 1935
Death date: February 2, 2013
Elma Lovina Zeller Jolley was born August 3, 1935, in Lovell, WY, to Elmer Leroy and Phebe Louise Wheeler Zeller. She passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2013.
After growing up in northern Wyoming, Elma married Alan Dale Jolley on April 29, 1955. Six children were born to this union. Alan and Elma moved their family to Billings in March 1965.
Elma earned an Associates Degree in Nursing in 1968. She provided nursing services at St. Vincentís Hospital and later worked as a private nurse until she retired in 1994. She touched the lives of many people through her work and service.
Elma is survived by her husband of nearly 58 years, Alan Dale Jolley, Sr.; her daughters Marianne (Scot) Stoddard, Janet (Clark) Lloyd, and Lisa (Garth) Stevens; and her sons A. Dale (Corene) Jolley, Jr. and Dan (Jenny) Jolley; daughter-in-law Teresa Jolley; sisters Marian (Arnold) Brinkerhoff and Kaye (Larry) Coppock; brothers Brent (Louise) Zeller and Max (Cindy) Zeller.
Elma has 25 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her son, Randy Jolley, her parents, her brother Ron Zeller, and two granddaughters.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 8, at 11:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 2929 Belvedere. There will also be a viewing on Friday at 10:00 a.m. Arrangements are in the care of Dahl Funeral Chapel and memories may be shared with the family at www.dahlfuneralchapel.com