Betty M. Chalmers
Betty M. Chalmers

January 10, 1922 - December 11, 2016
Born in Salina, Kansas
Resided in Denver, CO
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Betty M. Chalmers passed in her Denver home on December 11, 2016 at the age of 94. Betty is survived by her sons – Jack (Barbara Gilroy) of Lanexa, VA, Rik (Rhonda Smith) of Denver, CO and Gary (Janet Gamble) of Aurora, CO.

Betty was born in Salina, Kansas and moved to Denver with her family in the early 1940s. She joined the Navy during World War II where she met her husband, Jack, who predeceased her. After her discharge, Betty and Jack moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan where they had their three sons. Later, they moved to Denver. Betty loved playing golf and gardening.

Other survivors include grandchildren – Shane (Nicole), Kilcha (Rob Goos), Shari (Randy Mumford), Tavis, Joe (Toni); great grandchildren – Keenan, Reagan, Jordan (Andrea Childers), Nathan, Abbie and Andrew; great great grandchild - Jaxin. Betty is also survived by her brother Robert Poland (Wilma) and Shirley Connor (Richard). Those preceding Betty in death include her sister, Bonnie Riedel, her nephews, Rod Poland and Courtney (Corky) Riedel and niece, JoAnn Fish.

A memorial service will be conducted at Horan and McConaty Family Chapel, 9998 Grant Street, Thornton, on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 1:30 pm.

Betty will be buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery next to her husband, Jack, on December 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to either of the following:
1) Laradon Hall (via Westminster Elks 2277) or mail to: 5100 Lincoln Street, Denver, CO 80216
2) The Tennyson Center for Children or mail to: 2950 Tennyson Street, Denver, CO 80212




Horan & McConaty
9998 Grant Street
Thornton, CO USA 80229
Sunday, December 18, 2016
1:30 PM
Fort Logan National Cemetery - Area A
3698 South Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO US 80235
Friday, December 23, 2016
1:00 PM
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Laradon Hall (via Westminster Elks 2277)
5100 Lincoln Street
Denver, CO US 80216
Tennyson Center for Children
2950 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO US 80212