Kay Ellen Sleeger

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KAY ELLEN SLEEGER
May 19, 1946 October 20, 2018
Kay Ellen Sleeger beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend passed into the arms of the angels and her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on October 20, 2018.
Kay was born May 19, 1946 in Fairfield, Nebraska to Richard and Harriet (Selby) Tolliver. She graduated high school in Fairfield in 1964 and studied three years at the Nebraska Christian College in Norfolk, NE. She met and married her college sweetheart and lifelong love David Allan Sleeger, April 13, 1968, recently celebrating 50 years of marriage. Three children were born to this union, John, Dianna, and Douglas Sleeger. Kay ministered along side of her husband in McLean, IL, Casper, WY, Julesburg, CO, Colorado Springs, CO, Como, CO, Falcon, CO, and Colorado Front Range Tres Dias.
Kay lived a life marked by compassion, friendship, generosity, prayer and a fervent love for Christ, His word and His church. Acts 4:12 "Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under Heaven given to men by which we must be saved."
Our genuine gratitude to all the competent and stellar healthcare professionals who have assisted as diagnosticians, physicians, nurses, Rocky Mountain Cancer Center and Abode Hospice.
Heartfelt thanks to family and friends who have ever so graciously ministered to our family's needs, especially for all your prayers.
"In my lifetime, no finer person was created than my wife," - David Sleeger. TO GOD BE THE GLORY!
She was preceded in death by a son, John Sleeger and her parents.
Kay is survived by her husband, David; daughter, Dianna; son, Doug and (Becca) Sleeger, and three wonderful grandchildren, Nathan, Katlyn, and Jocelyn Sleeger.
Celebration of Kay's life, 1:00PM, Saturday, the 10th of November at Sunnyside Christian Church, 2025 N. Murray Blvd, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80915.
Inurnment will be private.
Gifts in memory of Kay (Tolliver) Sleeger may be sent to: Sunnyside Christian Church, or Pibel Bible Camp 49775 823 Rd. Ericson, Nebraska 68637 OR Life Network 3700 Galley Rd. #100 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909.
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Published in The Gazette from Nov. 4 to Nov. 7, 2018
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