MIchele Ann Engholm
February 5, 1950 Fort Dodge, Iowa
June 24, 2013 Broomfield, Colorado
Immediately Following Service, Broomfield Community Center at 280 Lamar St. Broomfield, CO 80020
Michele Ann Engholm, 63, of Broomfield, CO, entered peacefully into Eternity on June 24, 2013. Michele was born on February 5, 1950 in Fort Dodge, IA to Michael and Bernice Samarchuk. Their family moved to Boulder, CO when she was in 5th grade. She graduated from Fairview High School in Boulder, CO in 1968. Michele was very hard-worker, and was very devoted to her family. She worked for Safeway for 17 years and Fedex for the last 3 years. Her most rewarding work was helping adopted persons find their biological families. She was a very devoted mother and grandmother and wife. She was the most selfless woman. She always welcomed people into her home that needed a place to stay. She was very devoted to her faith. She loved to garden, travel the world at a moments notice, and redecorate her home. She was a go-getter and had an incredible zest for life! She is survived by Gary Engholm, her husband of 23 years; her sister Tammy Daley and her brother Jeff Samarchuk; her beloved children Henry “Willy” William von Muegge V and Danika Michele von Muegge; her beautiful grandchildren Octavia von Muegge, and Davin von Muegge, Brendan King von Muegge, Keegan King, Gabe von Muegge, Annika von Muegge. A memorial service will be held at 6:30PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 11580 Sheridan Blvd. Westminster, CO 80020 this Saturday, June 29th. A reception will immediately follow at the Broomfield Community Center at 280 Lamar St. Broomfield, CO 80020. She was a ROCK, her family’s best friend and partner in life and in business. She will be greatly missed!