Gloria J. "Jeanie" Stephenson of Eckert died Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. She was 66.
A memorial open house will be held Saturday, June 9, from 1 to 4 p.m. at her home, 12300 Hwy. 65, Eckert.
Mrs. Stephenson was born March 15, 1946, in Delta, to Daniel and Rosalie (Boss) Springer. She spent her childhood in Delta. She attended St. Michael's Catholic School until eighth grade and then graduated from Delta High School.
She married Donald Stephenson on May 27, 1972, in Delta. They lived in Eckert since 1970. He survives.
Mrs. Stephenson was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church. When she wasn't cutting hair she was cooking for her family. She enjoyed playing on the computer.
She is survived by her husband, Donald Stephenson of Eckert; two stepsons, Mark Stephenson and his wife Teri of Eckert, and Bart Stephenson of Grand Junction; a stepdaughter, Dawndul Parent and her husband Lynn of Hale, Mich.; a daughter and her husband, Corinne and Dan McMurray of Arvada; three brothers, Claude Springer Sr. and his wife Nettie, and Danny Springer, all of Delta, and Ted Springer of Florida; two sisters, Patricia Smith of Delta, and Terri Switzer of Colorado Springs; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Stephenson was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Timmy Springer; and a granddaughter, Rhiannon McMurray.
Memorial contributions may be made to R Baby Foundation, 9945 W. 81st Drive, Arvada, CO 80005.
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Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus