Bonnie Jean Morford |

Bonnie Jean Morford

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Bonnie Jean Morford, 71, of Rifle passed away April 12, 2011.

Bonnie was born Nov. 22, 1939 in Salt Lake City, UT to John and Ella Sainsbury.

She married Ronald Lee Morford July 12, 1957. They spent 48 wonderful years together until he passed April 5, 2003. Bonnie received her GED when she was 37 years old. She worked as a waitress for 20 years before finding her true calling, caring for the elderly. She worked another 20 years as a CNA and was an inspiration to those she worked with.

Bonnie is survived by her children: Debra Maxwell of OK, Brenda Jones of OK, Ronald Morford, Jr. of AR, Lily Farr of CO, Jeree Russell of AR and Sabrina McKee of CO.

She has 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

All those who knew and loved her will miss her very much.

A viewing is scheduled for Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. at the LDS Church in Rifle.

Funeral Services will follow at 11 a.m. Interment will follow immediately at Divide Creek Cemetery in Silt.

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