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Carol Lynne Spore

October 13, 1949 — July 20, 2023



Carol Lynne Spore

10/13/1949 – 7/20/2023

Carol Lynne Spore passed away Thursday, July 20, 2023 at Delta County Memorial Hospital surrounded by her husband and daughters. She was 73 years old.

A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, July 28, 2023 at 11:00 am at Mountain View Bible Church in Lazear, Colorado.

Carol was born on October 13, 1949 in Paonia, Colorado to Darlene Stone (Polson) and JB Stone. She grew up in Hotchkiss and graduated from Hotchkiss High School in 1968. She continued her education at Mesa College and earned an Associate’s Degree in 1970.

Carol met Wes Spore, the love of her life, in elementary school and they were married on September 14, 1969.  They celebrated 53 years of marriage and almost a lifetime of love.

Carol and Wes made their home in Gunnison, Colorado for over 35 years, before returning to Hotchkiss to enjoy their retirement years.

Carol enjoyed working around her farm, gardening, crafting, camping and four wheeling with family and friends. The most important things in her life were her family and her faith.  She loved unconditionally was exceptionally generous and wanted all her loved ones to be happy.  She always wanted to make memories with her family and friends and would continuously find adventures for us to participate in.  She had a special relationship with her daughters and grandsons. 

Carol is survived by her husband Wes Spore of Hotchkiss, her daughters Kerri Spore of Fruita and Kelli Spore of Littleton, 2 grandsons Ethan and Blake, and 2 sisters Jan McCabe of Hotchkiss and Terry Hatfield of Norwood.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in her name to Mountain View Bible Church, 8733 3100 Rd., Hotchkiss, CO 81419 or Delta Health Oncology, 1501 E. 3rd St., Delta, CO 81416.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Friday, July 28, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Mountain time)

Mountain View Bible Church

8733 3100 Rd, Hotchkiss, CO 81419

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