Yvonne Gay Elgin, 73, passed away February 15, 2017 at her home in Monte Vista, CO. She was born January 12, 11944 in Ouray, CO to Andrew and Rachael Bassett.
Yvonne was a homemaker and spent many hours volunteering her services to children. She was named Volunteer of the Year in 1983 and given a certificate of appreciation by Governor Lamb.
Her parents, daughter Janice Elgin, sisters Cecilia Hahn and Diane Bassett preceded Yvonne in death. She is survived by her loving husband, Jon Michael Elgin; daughters Beth (Sam) Riggenbach, and Karen Elgin; son Jon Elgin, Jr; sister Neola Smith; and grandchildren Heather Beaudry, Hayden Elgin and Ashley Elgin.
Services for Yvonne will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Living Water Bible Fellowship; 2910 Clark Street; Alamosa, Colorado.
Services in care of Strohmayer’s Funeral Home, 205 S Broadway, Monte Vista, CO 81144.