Colleen Tree Bronson passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Friday, August 29, 2008 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Her passing was due to complications from an unfortunate motor vehicle accident nearly four months earlier.
Colleen was born on April 1, 1928 in Syracuse, UT. Her parents had a small farm in San Juan County, where they lived seasonally in Monticello.
Colleen attended Brigham Young University. She loved art and was proficient at drawing portraits as well as house plans.
Many houses in Monticello were designed by her hand. She provided these services free of charge. Colleen met and married a local Monticello resident, Grant Bronson.
Colleen is survived by her husband Grant; daughter Tamara; son Regan; and two grandsons, Dustin and Danny.
Services were held on Wednesday, September 3, 2008. Interment immediately followed at the Monticello City Cemetery.
Card of thanks
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to the community, our friends and relatives, and to all those who expressed acts and words of kindness after the passing of our Mother and Wife.
Thank you for the wonderful flower arrangements, kind words, cards, food, and all of the many acts of consideration.
Thanks to the Bishopric for organizing the musical numbers and for all their help. Thanks to the Relief Society for the delicious luncheon.
Thanks to Danny Palmer and San Juan Mortuary for their expertise and advice. Thanks to Max Black for all the yard work.
We are extremely grateful to all of you who showed acts of love and kindness during these trying times. Thank you again to everyone!
Grant, Tami, and Regan