Patricia Ann Monfort-Miller
February 17, 1930-May 31, 2012
82, of Greeley
Patricia Ann Monfort-Miller, 82, of Greeley passed away at her home on May 31, 2012. She was born to Virgil and Maureen (Friend) McMillen on February 17, 1930 in Phoenix, AZ. After a short time in Arizona, she lived the rest of her life in Greeley, attending Greeley High School, where she was a cheerleader and then attending The University of Colorado.
She married Ken Monfort in 1949 and Vern Miller in 1982.
Pat, as she was known to her many friends, was an outgoing, fun loving, people person. She had a sparkling personality and a great sense of humor. She was an art major in college and continued to paint until her four children were born and she turned her attention to raising them and supporting her husband Ken in his business and political endeavors. She later married Vern Miller and they were inseparable until her death.
Pat was an excellent bridge player, playing socially and competitively. She loved playing tennis, knitted an uncountable number of sweaters for her kids, volunteered for meals on wheels, Ball fields for Kids and A Woman's Place.
She was a generous woman who loved life. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her, foremost her grateful family.
She is survived by her children, Kyle (Tom) Futo, Wichita, KS; Dick Monfort, Greeley, CO; Kaye Monfort, Windsor, CO; and Charlie Monfort, Greeley, CO; Grandchildren, Taryn, Laurel, Patrick, Katie, Jessica, Lyndsey, Walker, Sterling, Chancy, Jena, Keiley, Kenny, Ciara, Danica and Lucas; Great-grandchildren, Fox, Carmelo and Reed; her step-children, Lori Este and Kevin Miller; six step grandchildren and six step great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, June 7, 2012 at the First Congregational Church of Greeley
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northern Colorado or A Women’s Place in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 702 13th Street, Greeley, CO 80631. Friends may view the online obituary, sign the guest book & send condolences at www.allnutt.com