Elise Adelina Baca, 94 years old, was born on February 7, 1928, in Roy, New Mexico, and granted her angels wings at home in Thornton, Colorado on January 17, 2023.
She devoted much of her time and energy as a caregiver to her grandchildren. For many years, Elise enjoyed traveling to Central City and Blackhawk to gamble and play the slot machines, where she insisted that she never lost. Additionally, she was an avid reader of romance novels where she found unending adventures. Elise will always be remembered for her updated sense of style and fashion.
Elise is survived by her husband, Paul, their daughter, Ginny Marvin (Brent), their son Phil (Sylvia Sich), six grandchildren Addie (Ron), Phil (Jenn), Paul (Jenna), Erin (Alex), Andrea, Michael, and six great-grandchildren. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents Adelaida and Patrocinio LeDoux and brothers Flo, Art and Pat, as well as her sisters Pauline, Caroline, and Clorinda.
Services will take place at Horan & McConaty Mortuary 9998 Grant St. in Thornton, CO on Friday February 10, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. Refreshments will be served immediately thereafter.