March 17, 1956 – March 9, 2013
Cathleen Kay Banks May was born March 17, 1956, in Lovell to Kenneth and Carol Banks. Cathleen grew up in the family home in Cowley and graduated from Cowley High School with the class of 1974.
Cathy loved music and became proficient at a very young age. She actively participated in church and school activities where she shared her talents with many.
Besides excelling in music she was a good student and did very well in business classes. Cathy was employed in the business office for many years at Big Horn County School District No. 1, retiring in 2006.
On July 5, 1974, Cathy married Gregory Mortenson May. Throughout their married life they spent time living in Lovell, on the family farm east of Lovell and later settling in Cowley. Cathy and Greg raised three sons who also reside in Cowley with their families. Cathy’s greatest joy in life was being a wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family and was devoted to them, as they have been to her.
Cathy died on March 9, 2013, in Lovell. She was preceded in death by her grandparents Dee and Louise Banks and Ernest and Hazel Landes and her mother Carol Banks. She is survived by her husband Gregory May, her sons Kenneth May (Amber), Daniel May (Sheridan), Brandon May (Jamie) and her 11 precious grandchildren; father Kenneth Banks and siblings Rick Banks (Julie), Suzanne Winterholler (David), Michelle Reasch (Brent), Stephen Banks (Christy) and David Banks (Michelle).