Obituary for Muriel W. Stavers (Woodford)
Muriel W. Stavers, 91, of Canon City, was welcomed into the arms of the Lord on January 31, 2018. A native of Canon City, Muriel was born October 2, 1926 to Elton B. and Marie (Corey) Woodford, who preceded her in death.
She loved music and was choir director at Christ Episcopal Church in Canon City for many years. Muriel was strong in her faith and touched many lives with her spirit and gifts of art and music. She will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Muriel is survived by her step-children, William "Bill" (Julie) Stavers, Robert "Bob" (Judy) Stavers, Josephine "Josie" Stavers, David (Jean) Stavers; nephew, David (Karen) Sanger; grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family members and many friends. In addition to her parents, Muriel was preceded in death by her husband, WIlliam "Bill" Stavers and sisters, Lucile, Carol Joyce, and Margaret.
Memorial service, 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018, Christ Episcopal Church in Canon City, Reverend Mark Meyer officiating. Inurnment to follow at the Christ Episcopal Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Muriel's name to Cottey College at www.cottey.edu Christ Episcopal Church, 802 Harrison Ave., Canon City, CO 81212 or P.E.O Continuing Education Project, Chapter DK, in care of Wilson Funeral Home.