Kelly Christian

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Kelly Christian | Obituary,

Kelly Christian

Kelly Ann Christian of Hotchkiss died July 14, 2017, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 58.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at the Hotchkiss Elks Lodge #1807 with Mike Lunberg officiating. Burial will be at the Riverside Cemetery in Hotchkiss.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 21, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Hotchkiss.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to a charity of one's choice.

Kelly Ann Price was born in Delta June 22, 1959, to Carl and Genevieve (MacKendrick) Price.

She grew up in Hotchkiss and graduated from Hotchkiss High School in 1977. She was a commercial seamstress.

On Nov. 28, 1981, she married Roger Christian in Las Vegas, Nev.

Mrs. Christian was a member of the Church on the Hill in Montrose. She played piano for the church for 20 years and was also a member of its worship team.

She enjoyed sewing, spending time with her grandchildren and playing the piano for her church.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Roger Christian of Hotchkiss; four sons, Joseph "Joe" (Rebecca) Christian of Hotchkiss, Clay (Kayla) Christian of Carson, Wash., Sean (Alysce) Christian of Fort Collins and Jordan Christian of Cascade Locks, Ore.; one daughter, Megan (Marty) Dillon of Conifer; and seven grandchildren.

Mrs. Christian was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, David Price; and a stepson, Ryan Christian.

Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.