June 9, 1940 ~ December 3, 2018

Born in: Akron, CO
Resided in: Lakewood, CO

Ruth A. Stockton, 78, of Lakewood passed away on Monday, December 3, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Born on June 9, 1940 in Akron Colorado she was the daughter of Sylvester and Bertha (Hottinger) Yonker. Ruth married Neal D. Stockton on August 20, 1966 and together they shared 52 years of marriage.

Ruth worked as a system analyst for Coors Brewery.

She enjoyed watching the Denver Broncos, her Ford Mustangs, listening to Elvis Presley and her grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Neal, she is survived by her daughters Kathleen McMillin and her husband, Vernon McMillin and Charlotte Stockton-Barbee and her husband, Scott Barbee, her grandchildren: Zachary McMillin, Elijah Barbee and Leah Barbee her siblings, Ursie Collard, Jeanne Verde, Michael Yonker, Nick Yonker, Teresa Krissie, Chris Yonker and Greg Yonker. She was preceded in death by her siblings Anne Yonker and Randy Yonker.

A Visitation will be held at 3 PM with a Rosary at 4 PM on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Horan & McConaty, 3101 S. Wadsworth Blvd. Lakewood, CO 80227. Funeral Mass on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 2:30 PM at Notre Dame Catholic Church, 2190 South Sheridan Blvd., Denver, CO 80219. Burial on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 S. Sheridan Blvd. Denver, CO 80236.


Visitation: December 9, 2018 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Horan & McConaty - SW Denver/Lakewood
3101 S. Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80227

Recitation of the Rosary : December 9, 2018 4:00 pm

Horan & McConaty - SW Denver/Lakewood
3101 S. Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80227

Funeral Mass: December 10, 2018 2:30 pm

Notre Dame Catholic Church
2190 S. Sheridan Blvd
Denver, CO 80219

Committal Service: December 11, 2018 9:30 am

Fort Logan National Cemetery
3698 South Sheridan Boulevard
Denver, CO 80236

(303) 761-0117

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  1. Aunt Ruth you will be missed! I have wonderful memories of you! May God welcome you with open arms. I am praying for you and the several loved ones you leave behind. We love you!

  2. In sorrow we must go, but not in despair. Behold! We are not bound forever to the circles of the world, and beyond them is more than memory.
    J.R.R. Tolkien

    Aunt Ruth-
    You are always going to be an amazing person, one very much loved and thought of often.

  3. To my big sister Ruthie,. I love you very much. I am so so glad I got to see in July. I can’t see you now but I will be praying for you. Neil. K. C. , Charlotte, your husbands and your children I pray for you.

  4. KC. I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I hope that one day soon the happy memories you have of time with her are balm for your heart.

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