EMILY CROSS | SteamboatToday.com
YOUR AD HERE »

EMILY CROSS

1916-2001

Emily Louise Cross was born April 13, 1916, in the Denver area and passed away May 14, 2001, at her home in Mesa, Ariz.

Her family moved to Steamboat Springs in 1937, where she attended school and graduated from the Steamboat Springs High School. She married Ray Cross Jan. 1, 1940, in Vernal, Utah.

They made their home in Steamboat Springs and California before settling in Rawlins, Wyo. She worked for the telephone company in Rawlins for close to 40 years. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Rawlins, where she served as worthy Matron and was a member of the Telephone Pioneers. Her biggest passion was bridge.



For their retirement years, they chose to live in Mesa, Ariz.

She is survived by one brother, Albert Bruchez and wife Afton; four nieces and three nephews.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.



Her husband, Ray, preceded her in death.

Memorial donations in Emily’s name can be made to the Arthritis Foundation.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


News

Fly the Steamboat skies this weekend

The skies over Steamboat Springs will be busy this weekend, as the Steamboat Springs Airport Fly In and Appreciation Day takes place 7 a.m. to 3 p.m Sunday. The public is invited to visit the…



See more