Doris D. Jardon Teel

Doris D. Jardon Teel

December 28, 1933 ~ February 3, 2020

Paonia resident, Doris D. Teel, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, February 3, 2020 at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 86 years old.

Memorial services will be held 2:00pm, Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Hotchkiss, Colorado.

Doris Dean Gentry was born December 28, 1933 to Robert A. and Iva L. (Frazee) Gentry in Orange County, California. Doris spent her childhood and attended schools in Colorado Springs, Colorado, graduating from Palmer High School with the class of 1951.

On Feb. 6, 1953 Doris married William R. Jardon in Colorado Springs, Co. To this union three children were born. The marriage later dissolved. On July 26, 1975 Doris married Warren N. Teel in Twin Lake, CO. The couple had the honor of sharing 44 years of love and marriage.

Doris was one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, she enjoyed sewing, knitting, crocheting, wordsearch book, cats, but most of all she cherished being a mother and grandmother.

Doris is survived by her children, Beverly K. Shelden (Charles) and William R. Jardon Jr. (Cindy); step-children, Robert L. Jardon (Linda), Roger Teel (Amy), and James Teel (Ronnie). Doris is further survived by 2 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and numerous step grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Doris was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Iva M. Jardon Griffith, step-daughter, Linda S. Jardon Spade, and step-son Tom Teel.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.

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