Carolyn Ann Falgien, born in Florence, Colorado to Victor and Lena (Orecchio) Falgien on August 14, 1955, passed away in Canon City August 28, 2017.
Carolyn grew up in Florence and remembered most everyone she met there. A very special “thank you” to all of her caregivers, the medical staff and all of the Starpoint staff who cared for her. Carolyn dearly loved her Starpoint family and was blessed to have so many caring people in her life. In her younger years, she loved to bowl, participate in the Special Olympics and was always ready to participate in many other activities.
She was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; brothers, Jack Falgien, Frank (Alma) Falgien; numerous aunts and uncles, especially her favorite uncles, Tony and Lewis Orecchio.
Carolyn is survived by her sister, Marie (Karl) Leason, of Canon City; brother, Tom (Rose) Falgien, of Colorado Springs; many nieces, nephews, and cousins, including Sandra Roberts, of Florence.
Graveside service, 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 31, 2017, Mountain Vale Memorial Park. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Carolyn’s name to the Starpoint Foundation, P.O. Box 2080, Canon City, CO 81212.