July 26, 1941 — June 26, 2016
Kathryn “Kathy” “Katy” Marie Billings was born in Columbus, Ohio, on July 26, 1941. She entered heaven’s gate on June 26, 2016, at her home in Kent, Washington.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, July 2, at the Marlatt Funeral Home in Kent.
Kathy graduated from Renton High School in 1959, and was a resident of Kent for over 40 years. She was a member of St. Stephen Catholic Church in Renton and Cannon Beach Community Church.
Kathy is survived by her husband of 37 years, George Billings; a brother, “Buck” Ecalbarger; a daughter, Faith Walker; six stepchildren, stepdaughters Patti Ziegler, Debbie White, Cindy Cameron and Lori Birnie, and stepsons Mark Billings and Larry Billings; 17 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
“Katy,” as she was known by her friends in Cannon Beach, often spent time with her husband George, family and friends at their second home in Cannon Beach, Oregon. She found joy and relaxation at the beach for many years. The memories of her gracious life will always fill our hearts.
A memorial will be held at the Cannon Beach Community Church on Sunday, Aug. 21, at 2 p.m.