July 13, 1929 - Oct. 23, 2022
Elsie Cooley, 93, of Springfield, Ore. passed away on Oct. 23, 2022. She was born on July 13, 1929, to Stanley and Hattie Keyes.
She has now joined her lifelong husband and partner, Eugene (Gene) Cooley, to whom she was married for 65 years. She was also preceded in death by all of her siblings: Hazel Laiho, Dora Edwards, Donald Keyes, Virginia "Ginny" Darkins, and Leslie Burbee.
Elsie leaves behind two children, Arnold Cooley and Brenda (Cooley) Stayner, six grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, and seven great-great . . .