Annette Sutliff, age 73 of Lakewood, Colorado, passed away at her home on May 14, 2014.
Annette was born March 20, 1941 in Milliken, CO to Emanuel and Linda (Schneider) Repp. She graduated from North Denver High School in Denver, CO in 1959. Annette met her husband Jerry while he was on leave from the Marines. They were married June 14th, 1959 and they spent most of their married life in Lakewood, CO.
She was a loving and active mother in the lives of her children and grandchildren including school, sports and other events of their lives She loved holidays and giving presents for all events often being Santa.
Annette was a mom to many; friends of her children would often be playing outside and inside her home from a young age throughout high school age, they always felt welcome. She was a team mother to all of her kids sports teams; the other players called her mom and still do to this day. She was also a big Broncos fan.
Annette is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband of nearly 55 years, (Jerry) Jerome Sutliff of Lakewood, CO. Children (Fluffy) Teresa (Tim) Olmsted of Lakewood, CO. Duane (Naomi) Sutliff of Delta, CO. Steve (Connie) Sutliff of Lakewood, CO. Grandchildren: Melanie Olmsted, Michael Olmsted, Joe Sutliff, Zak Sutliff, Kati Sutliff, Jamie Sutliff, Jenna Sutliff, Steven Sutliff and one great-grandson Kayden Sutliff, and one brother, Bob.
The funeral service was held May 16, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at Fort Logan National Cemetery, staging area “B”. A memorial service will be announced and held at a later date.