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Colleen R. Findley Westfall
Nov 25, 2012 - Staff
Colleen R. Findley Westfall of Riverton died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. She was 57.
Graveside services are at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 26, at Mountain View Cemetery.
Colleen Ruth Isom was born Nov. 9, 1955 in Hollywood, Calif., to Raymond and Ellen (Charlesworth) Isom.
She grew up in Sunnyvale, Calif., Richardson, Texas, when the family moved in 1965. She attended school in Richardson. She attended East Texas State University in Commerce, Texas, LVN School in Paris, Texas, and received her RN in Sulphur Springs, Texas.
She married David Allen Westfall in Lander in 1995.
Her family said she enjoyed cooking, loved fishing and camping, and helping others in need. Family was most important to her. She was admired for her strong work ethic.
She worked 14 years in the nursing field at Lander Valley Regional Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital of Commerce, Texas, and nursing homes in Texas. She also worked 21 years cooking in restaurants including the Bull Supper Club in Riverton, the Shilo Inn restaurants and various other establishments.
She is survived by her husband, David Westfall of Riverton; son Chris Findley and April Villarreal of Greenville, Texas; good friend Gordon Heck of Riverton; brother Pat Isom and wife Diane of Allen, Texas, and their son, Sean M. Isom.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Michael Isom.
Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton (theDavisFuneralHome.com).