Carrie Louise (Martin) Hopkins died April l5, 2010, after a valiant, yearlong fight with throat cancer.
Carrie was born Sept. 23, 1952, in Glenwood Springs to Carlos and Rachel Martin and spent most of her younger years living in several different communities in Garfield County.
In her adult life she lived in western Texas, Craig and Fruita, where she was living when she died.
Carrie was preceded in death by her father, mother, two brothers and one sister. She is survived by sisters Betty Jo (Gorden) Carnes, and Nancy (Bob) Halbert; aunt Marie Henderson, of Pasadena, Calif.; nephews John Krabbe, Wayne Krabbe, Butch Carnes, and Robert Halbert, Jr.; niece Terresa Halbert and numerous cousins, other family members and friends in Craig and Fruita.
Donations can be made, in Carrie’s name, to the American Cancer Society.