Carolyn Alice Boysen (Bodal) |

Carolyn Alice Boysen (Bodal)

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

On Oct. 22, 2010 surrounded by loving family and friends, Carolyn went home to her Lord, welcomed with open arms by her daughter Kelly Jean Whitten, parents Soenke Boysen and Peggy Thomas, brother Tommy Boysen, grandparents Caroline and Chris Boysen, Alice and Bill Gilmore.

Born in Aug. of 1946, Carolyn was raised in Penngrove, CA and spent nearly 30 years in Colorado, returning this year to her family home where she grew up. She is survived and missed by her daughters Kimberly (Chris) Bailey, Lisa (Darrell) Rea, Nicole (Brian) McNamara and Louise Ortlinghaus; sister Barbara (John) Reichardt; stepmom Harriet Boysen; sister-in-law Patti Boysen; adored grandchildren Sean, Rachel, Jennifer, Ian Jordan, Breanna, Eric and Jacob; precious great-granddaughter Audreyna; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, cousins and friends.

Carolyn loved the beach, mountains, her kitties, was an avid reader and Twilight fanatic. She was passionate about her family and had endless love and acceptance for all.

A private family internment followed by a celebration of life to be held in CA. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice of Petaluma or cancer organization of your choice.

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