Lifetime Delta resident Amanda M. "Mandy" Morfitt Watson died June 30, 2018, after a courageous fight. She was 37.
A celebration of life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 7, at Delta High School gymnasium. Keith Watson, her father-in-law, will officiate.
Amanda M. Morfitt was born on June 11, 1981, to Don and DeAnn (Sullivan) Morfitt in Delta. She spent her childhood in Delta and graduated from Delta High School in 1999. After graduation, she attended Mesa State College (Colorado Mesa University) in Grand Junction. She earned a bachelor's degree in history.
On Dec. 27, 2014, she married Jeremiah Watson in Cedaredge.
Mrs. Watson enjoyed being outdoors, hiking, biking, and spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Jeremiah Watson; parents, Don and DeAnn Morfitt, all of Delta; sister, Lacey (D.J.) Benzing of San Antonio, Texas; brother, Tyler (Kelly) Morfitt of Delta; grandparents, Richard and Bette Morfitt of Delta; father- and mother-in-law, Keith and Lora Watson of Whitewater; and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Dean and Margie Sullivan.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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