Elsie Sparks died April 28, 2013, in Delta. She was 79.
Mary Elsie Sparks was born in Harrisburg, Neb., Nov. 11, 1933, to Roy VanPelt and Emma Woten.
She is survived by her children, Mary Wilcox and husband Burr of Nederland, Charley Sparks of Westminster, and Roy Sparks of Fort Lupton; five grandchildren, BU2 Lance Fairchild and wife Candice of Virginia Beach, Va., Lee Sparks of Commerce City, PFC Lesley Sparks of Pensacola, Fla., Katherine Hattar and husband Rashid of Milford, Ohio, and Ian Sparks of Gillette, Wyo.; and two great-grandchildren, Sager and Zeki Hattar of Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her youngest son, James Sparks, and her brother, Bill VanPelt.
A small graveside service was held May 6 at Olinger Evergreen Cemetery in Broomfield.blog comments powered by Disqus