Julie Lynn Trembly died from cancer June 10, 2017, at HopeWest Hospice. She was 57.
She was born March 19, 1960, to James and Betty Lu Norman in Denver. She grew up in Idledale.
She lived in Colorado, Nebraska and Ohio before she settled in Colorado, marrying Charles "Wes" Trembly in October 2013.
Mrs. Trembly had a variety of occupations; she was a bookkeeper, dog groomer, waitress, groundskeeper, postal worker, volunteer firefighter, EMT, fire chief and Hurricane Katrina volunteer.
She enjoyed gambling, collecting antiques, being outdoors, camping, fishing and riding horses, ATVs and Harleys. She especially enjoyed caring for her animals.
Survivors include her husband, Wes Trembly of Cedaredge; a son, Alan Calloway of Lakewood; step-children, Mandy Trembly of Delta, Travis Trembly of Cedaredge, Eli (Heidi) Stuchlik of Washington and Sarah Stuchlik of Nebraska; mother-in-law, Betty Trembly of Delta; sister-in-law, Debra (Steve) Waggoner of Austin; siblings, Kaye (Gary) Vanner of Colorado, Scott (Tammy) Norman of Arizona, Sally (John) Kruger of Arizona, Glenda (Dan) Desserich of Colorado, Susan (Ken) Stremel of Montana and Debra Dewey of Kansas; eight grandchildren; and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; step-father; brother; a granddaughter; and two nephews.
A celebration of life will be held July 8 at 1 p.m. at the Stolte Shed, 388 S. Grand Mesa Drive, Cedaredge.
Memorial contributions may be made to HopeWest Hospice, 3090B N. 12th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81506.