Elma Lovina Zeller Jolley, 77, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.
She was born Aug. 3, 1935, in Lovell, Wyo., to Elmer Leroy and Phebe Louise Wheeler Zeller. After growing up in northern Wyoming, she married Alan Dale Jolley on April 29, 1955. They moved to Billings in March 1965.
Mrs. Jolley earned an associate’s degree in nursing in 1968. She provided nursing services at St. Vincent Hospital, then worked as a private nurse until she retired in 1994.
Survivors include her husband; daughters, Marianne Stoddard, Janet Lloyd and Lisa Stevens; sons, A. Dale Jolley Jr. and Dan Jolley; sisters, Marian Brinkerhoff and Kaye Coppock; brothers, Brent Zeller and Max Zeller; 25 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Feb. 8 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Viewing also was held that day. Arrangements were in the care of Dahl Funeral Chapel.