Nancy Jane (Buechler) Rawson

Born: Wed., Jan. 19, 1944
Died: Mon., Apr. 3, 2017


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Apr. 08, 2017
Location: Mountain Memorial Funeral Home


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Nancy Jane Rawson died suddenly April 3, 2017 at her home in Divide, Colorado.

She was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, to Katherine and Charles Buechler (deceased). Nancy attended the Vail Deane School and graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing. In 1966 she married William Peter Rawson.

Nancy was an avid spinner and weaver; she belonged to several guilds and artisan groups. She also enjoyed travelling. Nancy was a member of the LDS Church where she enjoyed fellowship with many friends.

Nancy is survived by her sister Joan Buechler, her three children: Holly Weik (husband David) of Steamboat Spring CO, Douglas Rawson (wife Michelle) of Klamath Falls OR, Derek Rawson (wife Erica) of Farmington NM; and eight grandchildren.

Services will be at Mountain Memorial Funeral Home on Saturday April 8 th , 2017 at 11:00 AM with internment at the Divide Cemetery. A reception at the Pikes Peak Community Center will follow the burial. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Nancy's memory to the Zak House
https://chif.catholichealth.net/Centura/PSF/donation-pages/penrose-st.-francis-donation_page
 or Little Chapel Food Pantry, Divide, CO. http://www.littlechapelfoodpantry.org/donate.

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Bernadette Marquez
   Posted Thu April 06, 2017
I am a fellow member of the Pikes Peak Weavers Guild. I did not have the privilege of knowing Nancy well. However please accept my condolence at the loss of a lovely woman. In this time of great sorrow, may God's blessings and mercy sustain you. You are in my prayers.

Sincerely Yours,

Bernadette Marquez

Heather Hubbard
   Posted Fri April 07, 2017
I had the privilege to know Nancy for many years through spinning & weaving gatherings. Her talents and mentoring will be greatly missed. Best wishes and condolences to the family.

Julie Evans
   Posted Fri April 07, 2017
I am a fellow spinner/fiber artist, and had the pleasure of spinning and chatting with her at numerous spinning get togethers. She was so much fun! I will miss her. I can picture her spinning golden thread even now. May your memories of her happy personality bring you comfort.

Teri Hedgpeth
   Posted Fri April 07, 2017
The thoughts and prayers of all of us in the Hedgpeth / Schneider household go with Nancy on her journey home. My daughter and I had the unique pleasure of camping with Holly and Nancy two years ago and it is a memory that we will cherish forever. With much love for a wonderful woman,

Teri, Stan, Whitney & Jess

Judi Hesselberg
   Posted Sat April 08, 2017
Nancy was a faithful volunteer at the Little Chapel Food Pantry in Divide, and always had a friendly smile for everyone. She will be greatly missed! Rest in peace, dear one, we will meet again someday!

Carol Rawson
   Posted Sat April 08, 2017
To Holly, Doug, and Derek,
Sincere sympathy to you from the northeastern Rawson family.
Sending love from Carol, Chris, James, and Betsy

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