Lila Rose Nutting

August 12th, 1945June 12th, 2019

Lila Rose Nutting, 73 of Longmont, passed away on June 12, 2019 at her residence. She was born to Vernon and Inez (Ball) McElwain on August 12, 1945. She grew up on a farm near Charter Oak, Iowa and spent her childhood helping to raise sheep and chickens on the family farm. She later earned an Associates degree as a medical transcriptionist and moved to Boulder, Colorado, where she worked at Boulder Community Hospital. She met her husband Don Nutting through mutual friends in Boulder and they were married for 49 years until Donald’s death. Together they founded the family business, Foothills Distributing, where Lila served as Vice President.

Lila enjoyed movies and loved to read.

Lila is preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Donald Nutting; and brother, Merle McElwain.

Lila leaves behind a daughter, Dr. Lisa Marie Cranmer (John) of Decatur, Georgia; grandchildren, Solomon and Isaiah Cranmer, and a brother, Charles McElwain.

Interment will take place at Green Mountain Cemetery on June 21, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Donations may be made to the organization of the donor’s choice.

 

Services

Interment will take place at Green Mountain Cemetery on June 21, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Cemetery

Green Mountain Cemetery, Boulder, CO | Map

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