Virginia Cordill |

Virginia Cordill

Virginia Cordill, of Arvada, formerly of Carbondale, passed away Jan. 7, 2009, at home in Arvada.

She was born July 22, 1921, on Crystal Springs Ranch outside Carbondale, to Jesse and Judith Callicotte.

Virginia was a graduate of Carbondale High.

She moved to Denver and worked as Rosie the Riveter, an airline employee; owned a small Mom and Pop store; and worked for Davis Brother Drugs as a sales representative and bookkeeper. She belonged to Garden Home Grange for 60 years and was active in the community.

She retired to Carbondale with her husband, Keith, after he retired, and lived there until his death. She then returned to Arvada with her son, Woody.

Survivors include daughters Judy (Robert) Kopulos, Karen (Dean) Wear, Gini (Tim) Brown and Anne (Paul) Harrington; son Woody Cordill; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; two sisters; and two brothers.

A viewing will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Farnum-Holt Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Farnum-Holt.

Following the service, Internment will be held at Rosebud Cemetery.

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