Angela Marie Abeyta Peninger, 31 was granted her angel wings on October 27, 2011. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that Angels had touched throughout her short, yet very memorable life.
Angela was born August 11, 1980. Angela was a long time resident of Fountain and a 1998 graduate at Fountain/ Fort Carson High School. Angela was employed as a medical assistant for Dr. John McMahon, M.D. at Center Pointe Family Medicine in Widefield since 2001.
Angela love the great outdoors. She and her family would go camping and riding dirt bikes with their dearest friends J, Tina, and Nae Nae. Angela and her husband Brian love to share those moments with their son Landen. We love you Ang.
Angela was preceded in death by her father, Pedro Abeyta and grandfather, Joe Colorado. She is survived by her husband Brian and son Landen 5 years old; mother Inez Colorado and George Lucero; Grandmother Frances Colorado; Brother Marc; Step sister Loraine Lucero; 7 nieces and 5 nephews; and numerous Aunts, Uncles and cousins; biological mother Veronica Dominguez and sisters Christina, Niki and Erica.
The family would like to thank the Rocky Mountain Cancer Center and Dr. M. Carmen Matei, M.D. and her staff for their hard work and support during Angela's battle with breast cancer. Also a special thanks to Dr. John McMahon and his wife Ellen for all of their love and support shown for Angela, Brian and Landen.
In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to ENT Federal Credit Union under the name of Landen Peninger.
Funeral Service for Angel will be: visitation on Thursday November 3, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Dove-Witt Family Mortuary Chapel 6630 S. Hwy. 85/87 Fountain, CO. A rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. at Dove-Witt Family Mortuary Chapel. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. at St. Dominic's Catholic Church; 5354 S. Hwy 85/87 Security, CO 80911
Arrangements under the direction of Dove-Witt Family Mortuary, Fountain, CO.