Lonnie K. Harding | PostIndependent.com

Lonnie K. Harding

Lonnie K. Harding of Carbondale died Monday, Jan. 5, 2004, at Valley View Hospital in Glenwood Springs from cancer-related complications. He was 58.

Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the Farnum Holt Funeral Chapel, 405 W. 7th St. in Glenwood Springs.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 9, also at the Farnum Holt Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Carbondale.

Mr. Harding was born March 8, 1945, in Colorado Springs to Lawrence and Ethel Harding.

He married Barbara Kelsey on Oct. 29, 1966, and they settled in Carbondale in 1967.

He established Harding Drywall and worked on numerous projects throughout the valley over the years. His attention to detail, reliability and honesty were his longstanding reputation and trademark.

Mr. Harding was a proud and loving husband and father. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, boating and camping. He loved the company of his children and grandchildren, and of his dog Mitch.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lawrence Harding.

Mr. Harding is survived by his wife, Barbara Harding of Carbondale; by his mother, Ethel Harding; by sons and daughters-in-law Steve and Kathy Harding, and Kelly and Joanna Harding; by grandchildren Kimberly, Brenda and ZacKry Harding; by a brother, Lawrence Harding; by sisters Lorraine Morgan and Thelma Thomas; by a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Karen and Michael Robinson; and by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alpine Bank Account No. 1010305723.

Farnum Holt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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