Anne G. Paddock, 83, of Denver, passed away November 7, 2017.
She was born April 28, 1934 in Denver, Colorado, the daughter of George and Theresa (Larkin) Keough.
She was a graduate of Westminster High School.
On February 14, 1953, she married C. Warren Paddock.
When Warren was active with the Elks, Anne was one of the Elks Clowns that visited Ridge Home and participated as a clown in the St. Patrick's Day Parade. She was also a Campfire Girls Leader for her daughters' troops and a PTA President. Anne was very active as the Director of organizing and attending Class Reunions at Westminster High School. She enjoyed seeing her friends on an annual basis, deciding the theme, decorating for the Reunion and planning with the Committee. She was also a member of H2U Group at Swedish Hospital, taking many trips with the group and attending social activities at the Hospital.
Anne loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Anne would travel with Warren to participate in any of their grandchildren's activities. She was a crafter, making every birthday and Christmas card each year. She passed these skills down to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Anne was a Master Gardener, having graduated from the CSU Extensions Master Gardener class. She will be remembered and missed for her excellent cooking and baking. Anne was also a cake decorator, making her children's wedding cakes and cakes for other families. She was a true Denver Broncos fan and an original 1960 Season Ticket holder. She enjoyed traveling in her RV, especially to Prince Edward Island, Canada. Anne and Warren also traveled to Hawaii. She was a people-person and talking politics. Her H2U Group referred to Anne as the "Political Lady."
Anne is survived by three daughters, Kerry L. (Mr. Bill) Schmidt, Rebecca A. Paddock and Lorraine L. (Kevin) Koger; son, Christopher W. (LuAnn) Paddock; thirteen grandchildren, Carl Warren (Kacey) Lamb, Amber (Ryan) Brady, Joseph Hinkle, Jimmy Schmidt, Jonathon Schmidt, Jacob (Toni) Schmidt, Jared Schmidt, Charles Arthur Paddock, William Martin (Abbey Houghton) Paddock, Amanda (Dwayne) Mosher, Jennifer (Jeremy) Barrett, Deserae Birely and Brian (Brandy) Birely; twenty-five great-grandchildren, Coleby (Nia) Lamb, Kaleb Lamb, Zach Brady, Zoe Brady, Belle Krause, Nara Hinkle, Tori Hinkle, Jason Hinkle, Honor Schmidt, Justice Schmidt, Valor Schmidt, Keara Schmidt, Knox Paddock, Nash Paddock, Milan Mosher, Genna Mosher, Jayden Barrett, CharlieAnne Barrett, RylieJ Barrett, Kohner Barrett, Taylor Birely, Ben Birely, Noah Birely, Genesee Birely and Drayk Birely; sister, Carole Bauman; several nieces and nephews; several cousins in Canada and extended family; a host of friends; her cherished, spoiled dog, Sammy; three beloved granddogs, Buddy, KC, Boston and two beloved great-granddogs, JoJo, Bailey.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years, C. Warren Paddock; father, George Edward Keough; mother, Theresa Keough and sister, Jean Romo.
Because Anne participated in and donated to many charities and local programs, it is hard to pick just one to support. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Anne's memory to a charity of the donor's choice.
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