December 4, 2012
Cathleen (Cathy) Anson was born July 23, 1951, in Renton, the second of three daughters born to Jack Day and Mayme Lou Evans.
She passed away peacefully at her Montana home of brain/lung cancer on Nov. 22, 2012, with her husband Tim and son Brian by her side.
Cathy grew up in Sammamish (Pine Lake) until she married Robert Nickell in 1969.
She attended schools in Ferndale and Issaquah. She graduated from Issaquah High School in 1969.
She then attended business college and upon graduation was hired at the state park in Issaquah. From there, she went on to work for the Southcenter Bon Marche. She worked in the warehouse for 24 years with people who became lifelong friends.