Dorothy Boren of Delta died Aug. 3, 2017, at the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. She was 81.
Inurnment took place at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Crawford.
Dorothy Gayle Harding was born Dec. 9, 1935, to Robert and Myrtle (Wright) Harding in Paonia. She spent her childhood and attended school in Paonia, graduating from Paonia High School in 1953.
On Jan. 20, 1952, she married Elmer Boren in Paonia.
Mrs. Boren enjoyed spending time with family, crocheting, needlepoint, cross-stitching, fishing and shooting.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Elmer Boren; a son, Keith Boren; a daughter, Amy Bosse; five grandchildren, Cody Boren, Brandon Boren, Shasta Boren, Lindsey Bosse and Mallory Bosse; and one great-grandson, Landon Boren,
She was preceded in death by her sister, Eliza Mae Miller; a son, Robert Boren; and a daughter, Jeanie Boren.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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Delta's second annual "Kickoff to Christmas" takes place Saturday, Nov. 25. This event is sponsored by the Delta Area Chamber of Commerce and First Colorado National Bank.