Scherry (Stamps) Simonson, 73, died Feb. 5, 2013, with her family by her side in Peach Valley, Colorado.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Coal Ridge High School.
She was born Nov. 21, 1939, to AE and Winnie Stamps.
Scherry was married to Charles Simonson on July 5, 1958, in New Castle.
Scherry worked for the Re-2 school district for 30 years. She touched many lives with her kindness, her love, her faith and her gentleness.
Mrs. Simonson is survived by her husband Charles Simonson; her sister, Sandra Bowland; 2 children, Patricia Watkins and Jeffrey Simonson and their spouses Donald Watkins and Brenda Simonson; 5 grandchildren, Wyatt and Cole Hall, Kyle, Ali and Drew Simonson; and her 3 great-grandchildren, Brooke, Maddie and Haylee Hall. She was preceded in death by her son, Kirk Simonson; sister Lana Haenel and her parents, AE and Winne Stamps.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice of the Valley.