Lisa Gayle Kishell, 50, of Evergreen passed away at 1:40 p.m. Sept. 13, 2013, at Exempla Lutheran Medical Center in Wheat Ridge.
Born June 15, 1963, in Oakland, Calif., she was the daughter of the late Charles Swanagin and Ann (Ryan) Swanagin-Gray. Lisa spent much of her life in southern Indiana until meeting her husband, John. They married on Aug. 10, 2002, and moved to Colorado shortly thereafter.
Lisa loved the mountains. She was a homemaker and loved to sew, bake, crochet and partake in any kind of art/craft activity. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Lisa loved the Lord, and her sweet spirit touched many lives.
Lisa is survived by her loving husband, John; mother Ann (Ryan) Gray of Georgia; a sister and brother-in-law, Lori and Randy Brummitt of Indiana; daughters and sons-in-law Brandee and Jesse Sullivan and Briley and Dusty Terrell, all of Indiana; sons and daughter-in-law Rex Martindale, Adam and Jennifer Martindale, Evan Martindale, and Kade Martindale, all of Indiana; stepsons and daughters-in-law Vincent and Trish Kishell, Jason and Amie Kishell, and Matthew Kishell; stepdaughters and son-in-law Becky Kishell, Mariana and Steve Gresmire, and Marissa Kishell. She is also survived by a niece, nephew, eight grandchildren, and seven stepgrandchildren.
A very special thanks to all of her wonderful friends, church family, and to Lutheran Hospice for their loving and compassionate care.