LAKEWOOD — Longtime Monte Vista resident Amy Jerroldene (Jerry) Hamblen Steffenson passed away October 28, 2012, in Lakewood, Colorado at the age of 87.
Amy Jerroldene Van Winkle was born to Pierce F. and Amy Jane Baker Van Winkle May 19, 1925 in Lindsay Okla. The family moved to Monte Vista when Jerry was just a young child. She married Harold O. Hamblen in 1943. They had three children. They were foster parents for several years. After Harold Hamblen passed away Jerry married Harold P. Steffenson in 1972.
She was a long time resident of Monte Vista.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, and husbands.
Jerry is survived by her children, Harold L (Dee) Hamblen, Elizabeth, Colo., Sherrie (Henry) Hosselkus, Creede, Colo., Pierce (Carol) Hamblen, Bakersfield, Calif., grandchildren and great grandchildren and Harold Steffenson’s daughters and their families.
She was buried in the Monte Vista Cemetery on November 1, 2012; she requested that there not be a service.