ALAMOSA — Alamosa resident Barbara Jean Horton, 85, passed away Tuesday, September 25 at her home in Alamosa.
Barbara was born August 14, 1927 in Monte Vista, Colorado the daughter of Cora Larick and Gordon B. Williams. Barbara was proud to be a territorial daughter whose lineage was the Rock Creek Area where she remembers visiting her grandfather at the homestead Ranch. Her hobbies included painting, running, biking, swimming, and reading, flying and spending time with her loving family.
Survivors include her three daughters Kathy (Fernando) Madrid of Espanola, NM; Kris (Marlow) Sommers of Phoenix, Ariz.; Michele Gammill of Alamosa, Colo.; one son Robert Wallace of Salt Lake City, Utah; five grandchildren Katy Plumb of Alamosa, Colo.; Breanna Wallace of Denver, Colo.; Bryce, Dylan and Connor Wallace all of Salt Lake City, Utah.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Paul Horton.
Private Memorial Services will be held at a later date in the Rock Creek Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of Romero Funeral Home of Alamosa.