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Obituary for Carma Horton

Carma (Hirschi) Horton, of Broomfield, passed away on August 22, 2018. She was 93 years old.

She was born June 30, 1925 in Perry, Utah, to Emile and Hilma Marie Rose Hirschi. She was raised on a farm in Brigham City, Utah, along with seven siblings.

Carma married Dale Horton, the love of her life, on November 23, 1942. They lived in Wyoming, where their three daughters were born, until 1970 when they moved to Broomfield. They celebrated 54 years of marriage together. They enjoyed their family and friends, snowbirding with their RV in Arizona, camping, fishing, country music and helping others. She was an avid gardener, Bronco fan, cheerleader for her grandchildrens’ activities, seamstress, an excellent cook and the best mom and grandma.

Carma will be dearly missed by daughters and sons-in-law Gaila (Craig) Chiesi, Gloria (Jeff) Halliday; grandchildren Jeannine, Jim (Jessica) and Michael (Erika) Maloney, Anthony (Andrea) and Kristin Chiesi, Matt (Casey), Tim and Nick Halliday; great-grandchildren Selkie Maloney Coffey, Ryan, Matthew, Shannon, Dylan and Erin Maloney; brother Darrel (Betty) Hirschi and cherished family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter Janet Maloney, son-in-law Jim Maloney, brothers Carl and Grant Hirschi and sisters Rae Hurd, Mary Munns, Rose Roylance and Evelyn Nelson.

A memorial service will be held at Rundus Funeral Home in Broomfield on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 11am.

Memorial contributions can be made to Broomfield Meals on Wheels at www.broomfield,org/371/Meals-on-Wheels
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