Molly Padilla

Molly Padilla, 85, longtime area resident, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Valley View Villa in Fort Morgan with her family gathered at her side.

She was born May 6, 1929 to Paul & Anita (Rocha) Davilla. Molly and her family lived in the Goodrich area for a number of years before living in Fort Morgan.

Molly was a member of Saint Francis Catholic Church in Weldona. Above all things, Molly cherished time spent with her family.

Molly is survived by three daughters; Harriet Zavala, Lydia Carroll, and Julia Lambert; her son, Augie Martinez; and her sister, Kathryn Martinez, all of Fort Morgan, 10 grandchildren, and 21 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Hope Martinez; her husband, Oscar Padilla; and her grandson, Larry Carroll Jr.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Saint Helena's Catholic Church in Fort Morgan on Thursday, June 5th at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Fort Morgan.

Published in The Fort Morgan Times on June 4, 2014