Jennifer Lara Ticen Rotunno Bowman December 12, 1971 – June 22, 2012 Jennifer Lara Ticen Rotunno Bowman, age 40, was called home on Friday, June 22, 2012. She was born on December 12, 1971, in Denver, CO. She grew up in Palisade, CO, graduating from Palisade High School in 1990. Jennifer was always active, loved the outdoors and animals, and spent many years showing both dogs and horses. She and her horse "the Lass" were active in 4H growing up. Jennifer attended Mesa State College, graduating in 1994, with a Bachelors degree in Parks and Recreation Management. Jennifer was the owner of Bowman RV Storage in Pueblo, CO. This enabled her to work from home, working in her yard and garden alongside her precious dogs, "Boo" and "Skeeter", while allowing her to interact daily with many different people. She never knew a stranger and everyone commented on her wonderful smile, infectious laugh, and sweet nature. Jennifer is survived by her father, Tim Rotunno of Grand Junction, and her mother, Janyce Rotunno of Pueblo. She is also survived by her sisters, Shauna Shaw of Magnolia, TX, and Jamie Rotunno of Rangely, CO, as well as her brother, Taylor Peterson of Grand Junction. Jennifer adored her three nieces, Zoe and Sydney Shaw of Magnolia, TX, and Brooklyn Griggs of Rangley. Also surviving are her beloved grandmother, Lois Sorter of Grand Junction; many aunts, uncles, and cousins, including her much loved Uncle Julian Ubillos of Pueblo; uncles, Bill (Janell) Ogle of Grand Junction; Jim (Kris) Ogle of Clifton, and Richard Rotunno of Fort Collins; Aunts, Teri (Dale) Mingleton and MaryAnn (Barney) Caranta of Denver. Jennifer's father, Stanley Ticen preceded her in death as did her much loved Aunt Pat Ubillos. Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 28, at 1:00 p.m. at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary in Grand Junction, with interment in the Oddfellows Cemetery. A memorial service will also be held in Pueblo on Sunday evening, June 30, at Victory Life Ministries. Memorial contributions may be made to the
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Published in The Daily Sentinel on June 28, 2012