Della Lazzaretti, 72, of Sterling, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, in Greeley. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at Tennant Funeral Home. Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at Tennant Funeral Home with Deacon Ron Michieli officiating. Inurnment will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
Della was born on April 19, 1941, in Akron to Samuel and Hildagarde Mary (Schwehr) Roys. She graduated from Akron High School and went to business college in Boulder in 1961.
She was a bookkeeper and also worked for the Sterling paper for some time.
She married Victor Lazaretti in 1980 and was married until his death in 2009. She enjoyed gardening, bingo, spending time with her niece Ronda Cure, and going up to Black Hawk.
She is survived by her brother, Craig Roys and wife Adele of Boulder; three sisters-in-law; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Victor; parents, Samuel and Hilda; brothers, Gerald, Jack and James Roys; and sister, Connie Fox.
Memorials may be made to the Marfan's Syndrome Foundation in care of Tennant Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1547, Sterling, CO 80751.