Shirley Ann Gardner Holgate died at her home March 2, 2016, after a long bout with Alzheimer's disease. She was 79.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Harold Holgate; four children, Jeri Espinoza, Wendy Holgate, Annedreea Holgate and Howard Holgate; her siblings, Laura Bair, Harry Gardner, Katie Wagner and Ellie Arlian; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 26, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cedaredge. A lunch will follow in the Church Cultural Hall. Interment has taken place at Cedaredge Cemetery.
Sunset Mesa Funeral Directors is handling the arrangements.