Della M. (Ball) Ross, 67, of Wallowa, died at the Wallowa Valley Care Center in Enterprise, Dec. 24, 2002. She was born Aug. 16, 1935 at Cabarton, Idaho, to Celsus and Erma Wooden Ball.
Mrs. Ross is survived by her children, Cathy McKenzie of Wallowa, Marcie King of St. Maries, Idaho, Brad Ross of Merrill, Angie Shelby of Redmond and Mary Joyce of Meridian, Idaho; 22 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Celsus Ball; and two grandchildren, Tressa and Christopher Shelby.
A memorial service was held Dec. 30 at the Enterprise Christian Church. Bollman Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.