August 24, 2023
Feb. 10, 1938
Aug. 11, 2023
Janice Elaine McKay, 85, of Colfax, Wash.,
passed away August 11, 2023, at the Courtyard
Assisted Living in Colfax.
Janice was born February 10, 1938, in
Endicott, Wash., to Clanton & Elma (Fowler)
Eccles. She grew up in Hooper, Wash., on
the family farm that her great-grandparents
homesteaded in 1896. She attended grade school
in Hooper. Janice graduated from LaCrosse High
School in 1956 and was the Salutatorian. She
attended Washington State College (WSU), and
it was there she met William "Bill" McKay.
The couple married on August 24, 1957, in...