Shirley Ann Pendleton, 69, of Firestone, died Nov. 29, 2012, at Explempa Good Samaritan Hospital in Lafayette.
Shirley was born April 9, 1943, in Firestone, to Frank Cimino Sr. and Elmira Carrico Cimino. She spent her entire life in Firestone. She graduated from Frederick High School in 1961.
Shirley married Dave Pendleton April 22, 1962, sweethearts their entire life, they enjoyed 40 years together prior to his death. She was first and foremost a wife and mother. She was close to her entire family, providing for weekend gatherings and the head of all social occasions. They enjoyed many weekends boating, camping and water sports in general. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Firestone.
Preceding in death are her parents, husband, a brother Frank Cimino, Jr., and a nephew Joshua Angelo.
Surviving are her daughter, Dena (John) Hickey, of Broomfield; a son, Davey Pendleton, of Firestone; a sister, Marlynn Nelson, of Firestone; two grandchildren, Samantha and John Hickey, Jr.; and a great grandchild T.J. Hickey.
A visitation took place Dec. 3 at the Howe Mortuary Community Room. Funeral services were Dec. 4 at the Howe Mortuary Chapel.
Interment followed at Olinger’s Highland Cemetery, Thornton.
Contributions may be made to the Davey Pendleton Memorial Fund, c/o Wells Fargo Bank.
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