In Memory

Kathy Rogers (Stetzel)

Kathleen L. Stetzel


SIOUX CITY | Kathleen L. Stetzel, 54, of Grand Junction, Colo., formerly of Sioux City, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Grand Junction.

Kathy was born on Feb. 23, 1960. Her parents are John and MaryAnn (Van De Steeg) Rogers. She spent her childhood in Sioux City and graduated from North High School. She was continuing her education at Colorado Mesa University where she earned her associate degree in accounting.

She loved the outdoors and camping in the mountains with her family. She took great pride in gardening, cooking and was a hard worker. Kathy had an adventurous free spirit that she paired with an energetic boisterous outlook on life. In her final months, she found purpose and determination in strengthening her family relationships, especially with her children and grandson, Charlie, and her brother, Johnny.

She is survived by her parents, John and MaryAnn (Van De Steeg) Rogers of Sioux City; a daughter, Lyndsey A. Stetzel and partner, Darrell James Tabb and their son, Charles; a son, Daniel John Stetzel of Grand Junction and his daughter, Zoe Coyle of Sioux City; a sister, Kristi Ann Rogers and her partner, Jeff Rhodes; a brother, John Patrick Rogers, all of Grand Junction; a sister, Kerry Buller of Sioux City; and nieces and nephews, Kristopher, Kaylie and Kyle Buller, Emily and Michael Rogers and Olivia Rogers-Jongeward.

Kathy was preceded in death by her husband, John Charles Stetzel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Martin Mortuary, 550 North Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81501, in care of Lyndsey Stetzel or Kristi Rogers.