Elizabeth J. Duckworth
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Elizabeth Jayne Duckworth, 22, of Fort Collins, Colo., died Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at her residence.
She was born Dec. 30, 1986, in Springfield, the daughter of Tim and Helen Duckworth.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Col. Phillip B. and Winifred Duckworth and George and Elizabeth J. Jennings.
She is survived by her parents, Tim and Helen Duckworth of Springfield; two sisters, Maggie and Maureen Duckworth, both of Springfield; a nephew, Austin Becker; 26 cousins; seven aunts; and eight uncles.
Elizabeth was born and raised in Springfield. She graduated from Sacred Heart-Griffin High School. She was a student at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. She was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church.
A memorial gathering will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home. Funeral mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at Blessed Sacrament Church, with the Rev. David Hoefler officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Blessed Sacrament School.