Phyllis Baxter died Jan. 21, 2014, at her home in Pueblo. She was 87.
She was born in Delta to Sam and Nova Boyden.
She moved to Pueblo in 1962 with her husband, Dave Baxter. They were very active with Al Kaly Mule Train and traveled extensively.
Mrs. Baxter was a longtime member of the Pueblo Optimists club.
She was educated in accounting. She worked as the payroll supervisor at School District #60, from which she retired. She then worked with VALIC Investments.
Mrs. Baxter is survived by two sons, John (Sherry Baumgart) Hallock of Tucson, Ariz., and James (Linda) Hallock of Loveland; two stepdaughters, Charla Colson of Denver and Pat (Paul) Fedler of Delta; a daughter-in-law, Debbie Baxter of Liberty, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dave; her brother, John Boyden; and her stepson, Davie Baxter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Frontier Hospice, 4718 N. Elizabeth St., Suite A, Pueblo, CO 81008.
Interment will be at Lamar. A celebration of life is planned for March.blog comments powered by Disqus