ELMO - Colleen Curtis died unexpectedly of natural causes on Sunday, March 1, 2009, in Elmo.
Colleen was born March 31, 1956 in Concord, Calif., to Donald Roger and Delores Gnehm Curtis. She moved to Emery County as a young child and lived there the rest of her life.
Colleen loved her children and grandchildren, animals, the outdoors and music.
She was good to remember others and she saw the best in everyone.
She had an especially close relationship with her father.
Colleen is survived by her three children, Misty (Eli) Jackson of Price, Jason (Amber) Livingston of Elmo and Robyn (Toby) Jackson of Richfield; six grandchildren, Abbey Potter, Tayson Jackson, Jaydin Livingston, Shyle Livingston, Beau Jackson and Brinlee Jackson; brothers, Wesley (Anne) Curtis of Cedar City, Wendell (Nancy) Curtis of Pleasant Grove, Blaine (Kathy) Curtis of Salt Lake City; and sister, Marlene (Mervyn) Jones of Wales, United Kingdom. She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Kyla Potter.
Graveside services will be Saturday, March 7, at noon at the Orangeville City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary.
The family would like to give a special thanks to her friends and staff at Turnquist who loved her and made her feel at home.