Christine “Kris” Stenzel, 58, of Canon City, passed away unexpectedly July 18, 2018. She was born July 25, 1959 to Philip and Dorothy (Stilnovich) Baccarella in Florence, CO. She graduated from Florence High School in 1977 where she was a Varsity Cheerleader. After high school she moved to Canon City and began her career at City Market where she retired July 1st 2018 after 39 years. Many will remember Kris for how much she loved her family, children and grandchildren. She was most full of joy watching her kids and grandkids competing in sports, camping and watching the Broncos and Rockies. She is survived by her mother Dorothy; husband Ted of 25 years; children Brandon (Christie) Smith of Canon City; Tanner (Sharee) Smith of Parker; Jenna Stenzel(Zach Hanners) of Parker. Grandchildren, Brooke Watley, Jacob Watley, Philip Smith, of Canon City and Brielle Smith of Parker; siblings, Joe(JoAnne) Baccarella of Castle Rock. She truly loved her family.
She was preceded in death by her Father Philip Baccarella and Father in-law Bernie Stenzel. Visitation will be held, Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 4-7 PM at Harwood Chapel, 516 N. 10th Street, Canon City. Funeral Mass at 2:00 PM, Monday, July 23, 2018 at St. Michaels Catholic Church, 1016 Mystic Ave., Canon City. Arrangements entrusted to Harwood Funeral Home. Online condolences at Harwoodfunerals.com.