Eastern Adams County's Only Independent Voice Since 1887

Marilyn Annette Walli

Marilyn Annette Walli

Nov. 30, 1942 – Dec. 31, 2023

Marilyn Annette Walli was born Nov. 30, 1942, in Colfax, Wash. She was the only child of John and Agnes (Thompson) Walli. She died Dec. 31, 2023, following a long struggle with Parkinson's disease.

Her paternal grandparents, John and Anna Walli, immigrated from Selbu, Norway, to the area near La Crosse, Wash, in 1907, a few months before their son John was born. The Norwegian-American community centered around Selbu Lutheran Church was an important element of her family life. She remained a life-long member of that congregation, even after sh...


Reader Comments(0)