L. G. Vanderwork…April 29, 1924 – May 24, 2019



A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Eads, Colorado resident L.G. Vanderwork will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Eads United Methodist Church. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date.


L.G. was born on April 29, 1924 at Coats, Kansas to Archie Carl and Eva Ora (Swinson) Vanderwork and passed away on May 24, 2019 at  home in Eads with family by his side.


He is preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Vanderwork; son, Dr. Vernon Lee Vanderwork; his parents, and his sister, Leona Henry.


L.G. is survived by his daughter, Sylvia (Joe) Shields of Eads, CO; grandchildren, Sean (Kelly) Shields of Colorado Springs, CO; Stacey (Bill) Sheldon of Rock Springs, WY; Stephanie (Bobby) Sewell of Eads, CO; Leif Vanderwork and Dayna Vanderwork both of Denver, CO and great-grandchildren, Ashley (Steve), Courtney, Dominic, Deidre (Trevor), Cody, Lyssa (German), Kolton, Chyann, Drake and Coburn. He is also survived by his great-great-grandchildren, Lexi, Lani, Charlotte, Annyston and Adelynna as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and a host of friends.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lamar Area Hospice and/or Prairie Pines Assisted Living in care of the funeral home office at 209 South 4th St., Lamar, CO 81052.


Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.


For current information and online condolences please visit our website at www.peacockfuneralhome.com.

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