Ruth Aldeana Packer
1938 - 2021
BORN
1938
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home
335 E Main St
Trinidad, CO
Ruth Aldeana Packer, age 83, of Trinidad, Colorado died on the morning of November 17, 2021 at the Mount San Rafael Hospital in Trinidad, Colorado. Born August 8, 1938 to Orville Ray Dunston and Shirley Bernice Dunston.
Ruth was a loving wife and homemaker to her husband Pirl Packer for 57 years. She loved cattle ranching and providing for her family at home. Ruth was passionate about her farm animals and was found every morning in the pasture tending to her cattle and chickens. She was a devout Christian and enjoyed serving at her church in various roles over the years.
Ruth is survived by her sister, Doris Hall; four children, Andy Packer, Debi (Jerry) Wilcox, Linda (Chuck) Hicks, and Lorna (Cary) Cox; grandchildren, Wendy (Ed) Yonce, Danny Wilburn, Alicia (Luke) Lamfers, Jason Hicks, Dustin Cox, Dacia Cox; great-grandchildren, Kaicey, Mason, Jackson, Boston, Alexas, Devan, Daniel, Alexas, Luke, Brinley, Lana, Landon and Zane; and many other loving nieces, nephews and relatives. She is preceded in death by both her parents, Orville and Shirley Dunston; husband, Pirl Packer; brother, Larry Dunston; sister, Joyce Harper; and sons-in-law Jerry Wilcox and Chuck Hicks.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Fisher's Peak Community Church. Funeral service will follow the visitation at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at Fisher's Peak Community Church. Burial will follow at Fort Logan National Cemetery on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 at 10:15 a.m. Flowers and cards may be sent to: Fishers Peak Community Church 10377 Santa Fe Trail, Trinidad, CO 81082.
The family has entrusted Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home with the arrangements.
Published by The Chronicle-News on Nov. 26, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Nov
30
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Fisher's Peak Community Church
10377 Santa Fe Trail, Trinidad, CO
Nov
30
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Fisher's Peak Community Church
10377 Santa Fe Trail, Trinidad, CO
Dec
1
Burial
10:15a.m.
Fort Logan National Cemetery
4400 W Kenyon Ave, Denver, CO
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