Doris Leone Rood

August 8th, 1919January 30th, 2018

Doris L. Rood - age 98 of Lafayette, passed away January 30, 2018. She was born on August 8, 1919 to Ralph and Madge (Muncy) Coon in Berkley, California. When she was 10, she moved with her family to Boulder, Colorado where she continued schooling until receiving her B.A. in Music Education from the University of Colorado in 1940. Continuing her passion for music and gave piano lessons at home. Aside from her passions for piano and music, she enjoyed reading, knitting, sewing, praying for her family and others, her church family, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Doris is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Mr. Edward J. Rood. Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Dale Rood (Althea) of Dodge Center, MN, Philip Rood (Sheri) of Arvada, CO, and Alice Parker (Michael) of Thornton, CO; siblings Lloyd Coon of Lafayette, CO, Jeanne Williams of Overland Park, KS, Marian Soper of North Loup, NE, and Ruth Krum of Monterey, TN: as well as seven grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren. There will be a memorial service on Saturday, February 17, 2018 beginning at 3:00 PM at the Boulder Seventh Day Baptist Church, 6710 Arapahoe Road, Boulder, CO 80303. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church.


A Memorial Service wil be held Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 3:00 PM at the Boulder Seventh Day Baptist Church, Boulder, Colorado






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