Darlene Savoren

72, loved horses, her dogs Curly and Lady.

Darlene T. Savoren Passed away peacefully on July 31, 2019, at the Columbine Manor Care Center.

She was born Sept. 4, 1946, in Leadville to George and Frances Savoren of Leadville. She was the youngest of four.

Darlene had a passion for cars in her 10 years as a bookkeeper/office manager. She worked for Zalar Motors Company in Leadville, Timberline Motors in Leadville, and Hickey Motors in Silverthorne. In the last years of employment she worked for the Lake County Treasurer’s Office.

She loved horses, her dogs Curly and Lady.

Darlene never married but was a great friend to many people.

Darlene was preceeded in death by her parents, all her siblings and her beloved cat Monster.

She is survived by siblings: Robert Savoren Sr. of Leadville, Carol (Edward) Popovich of Leadville, Elaine (Jack) Hansen of Buena Vista; nieces and nephews: Bob (Gloria) Savoren, Randy (Andrea) Savoren, Diana Savoren, Mark Popovich, Mary (Norm) Schroeder, Jeff Hansen, Glenn (Rhonda) Hansen; great nieces and nephews: Rebecca Popovich, Kathy (Dillon) Snare, Brittney Hansen, Channey Hansen, Summer (Geoff) Brown, Josh (Jeanie) Jacobson, Amanda (Michael) Kerr; grand nieces and nephews: Addie Jean McNicholas, Wyatt McNicholas, Josiah Kerr, Leslie Kerr, Carter Ray Brown.

Darlene knew the Lord and always had a prayer card of the patron St. Therese, Little Flower and a rosary at her side, a plastic one for bed time.

There was a recitation of the Holy Rosary at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Buena Vista, Friday, Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. with a viewing before the Mass.

The Funeral Mass was on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 1 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Buena Vista. Interment followed at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Celebration of Life luncheon was served with family and friends of Darlene at the parish hall. Love, smiles and stories were shared.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at lewisandglenn.com