Imelda Eileen Watkins, 67, passed away February 24, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 24, 1950 to Andrew and Caroline Kuretich.
Imelda will be deeply and dearly missed as she touched many in her unique and special way. Imelda loved horseback riding, woodworking, painting, watching clouds, family gatherings and trips to the mountains.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Melvin Watkins; sisters, Gerry (Michael) Apple and Cathy Pruitt along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Caroline Kuretich; sister, Carol (Kuretich) Flynn; brothers, Morgan Kuretich, Timothy Kuretich; and niece, Kelly Dickens.
We would like to give a special thank you to Fremont Regional Hospice, Orchard of Hope and all of our friends for their love and support.
Memorial service, 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 24, 2018, Lakeside Cemetery, 1008 Elm Avenue, Canon City, Colorado 81212.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Orchard of Hope.