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Zella Elaine McHale

November 21, 1938 ~ June 15, 2018 (age 79)

Zella was Born on November 21, 1938 in Lyman, Wyoming to Glen & Mary Rollins and later moved with her family to Southern California. She recently went to be with Our Lord on June 15, 2018 at 3:25 A.M.

Growing up in Hawthorne California as a young female basketball athlete Zella married her teen sweetheart Jim and raised their family in Vista California. Zella in her younger days enjoyed staying active she payed Softball with her team the Lame Dames and in bowling leagues. Zella loved that her own children wanted to play sports she was always supportive of her kids.

She always had her activities thar she enjoyed with the church like plays and choir and she taught Sunday school. She was a creative and compassionate women who wanted to help others and enjoyed making scrap books for her children and later for her grandchildren.

As a devoted wife she helped her husband Jim start his own construction company. She supported and loved Jim

Zella's number one passion in life was her children and grand children. With all she had she invested in others and with her life demonstrated what true unconditional love is. She did everything for her grandchildren and put their needs first.

Zella was a loving mother, a wonderful wife, an amazing grandma of eleven grandchildren Michael, Amanda, Sarah, Natasha, Miranda, Ryan, Jacob, Grace, Morgan, David,and Roy as well as a Great Grandma of four Jude, Mason, Cosette and Kian. She was survived by her children Jeffery Michael McHale, Elana Kathleen Wagner, James Patrick McHale and Kelly Jean Sterling.

If you knew Zella you should feel lucky as her laughter and her love was infectious- The world lost a true ANGEL

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, June 30
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

    Allen Brothers Mortuary

    1315 S. Santa Fe
    Vista, CA
    (760) 726-2555

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