Audra Nichole Kelley |

Audra Nichole Kelley

Post IndependentGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Audra Kelley, 23, of Rifle left us all too soon on Aug. 7, 2009.Audra was born Dec. 6, 1985 in Lyons, Kansas. She moved with her family to the area 15 years ago. In 2000, she met the love of her life, her soulmate Aaron Shon Raifsnyder. Audra was a strong woman with a lively and unforgettable presence. She was greatly loved and highly regarded by her family and friends, she will never be forgotten by any who knew her. She enjoyed being at the lake, riding her 4-wheeler, growing flowers and had a great love for animals. She lived an active and adventuresome life and was always ready to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. Her pride and joy was her daughter Kaylee, Audra devoted her life to being a loving, devoted mother and wife. Her family meant everything to her.Audra is survived by her husband Aaron; children Kaylee Alexis Raifsnyder and Aaron Shon-Gauge Raifsnyder; sisters Cierra Kelley & Rebecca Raifsnyder; dad Kelly O’Connell; in-law’s Brian & Tammy Lowell; father Todd Kelley; and grandmothers Glenda Meyer & Shirley Kelley.She was preceded in death by her mother Melissa Lynn Kelley and grandfather Ben Kelley.Memorial services will be held at a later date to be announced. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Alpine Bank for Kaylee Raifsnyder.

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