Karleen Sollenbarger died May 31, 2018. She was 68.
She was born Feb. 14, 1950, to Keith and Molly (Thompson) Pfeiffer. She spent her childhood and attended school in Hotchkiss, graduating from Hotchkiss High School in 1968.
On Aug. 18, 1968, she married Jim Sollenbarger.
Mrs. Sollenbarger was a secretary, ranch wife, caregiver, bank employee and Delta County Sheriff's Office dispatcher and supervisor for 21 years.
She lived in Grand Junction, Basalt, Whitefish, Mont., Hayden and Delta County during her married life.
She enjoyed camping, writing Christmas poetry, crafting and spending time with family. She was a Christian.
Mrs. Sollenbarger is survived by her husband, Jim; son, Zack; brother, Wayne (Vicki) Pfeiffer of Montrose; grandchildren; and extendeded family.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service will be held Oct. 12 at 11 a.m. at the Delta Church of Christ.