Doris Jean (McCarty) Bassett
1937 - 2021
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Doris served proudly as an Air Force wife for over 30 years. She loved spending time with her family, esp. her husband, children, and grandchildren. Anyone that knew her knew that she loved to go bowling, to Cripple Creek, and rooting for the Denver Broncos. She worked with children most of her adult life in daycare centers and even had one in her home. She will be remembered as a great friend, wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
October 12, 1937 January 24, 2021
DORIS JEAN (MCCARTY) BASSETT
Doris Jean Bassett, age 83, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, joined her husband in heaven (who preceded her in death in 2018), on January 24, 2021.
Formerly of South Fork, Pennsylvania, Doris was born on October 12, 1937 to Oliver and Olive Mae McCarty who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Doris is survived by her daughter Tammy L Pfaff, son Jeffrey A Bassett, Granddaughters Christina M Pfaff (Colin J Alber), Stephanie N Pfaff and great granddaughter, Skylar L Pfaff, 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
No services, but donations can be made in her memory to The American Cancer Society.



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Published in The Gazette on Feb. 21, 2021.
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February 21, 2021
The Buckley AFB military Retiree Activities Office (RAO) would like to offer our sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. From the obituary it appears your father served in the Air Force for 30 years. If you would like help with any matters related to casualty assistance, Defense Finance & Accounting Service, Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP), Veterans Affairs (VA), etc. you can contact our office on Buckley AFB at 720-847-6693. The RAO is staffed by volunteers, all military retirees themselves, and our sole purpose is to provide assistance to any military retirees and surviving spouses/family members with anything related to their military service and/or benefits, in particular during difficult times such as this. We are deeply sorry for your loss.

Steve Young
Lt Col, USAF, Ret
Director, Buckley AFB RAO
Steve Young
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