Gelene R. Vickers, 57, went home to be with Jesus Dec. 12, 2014. Survived by her husband of 36 years, Bill Vickers; children, Stephanie Vickers of Portland, Ore., Joshua Vickers of Jacksonville, Ore., Ashlee (Timothy) Allen of Pueblo and Matthew Vickers of Portland, Ore.; brother, David (Janie) Trenkenschuh of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; and special friend, Becky Rider. Preceded in death by her parents, William and Carolyn Trenkenschuh. Gelene was born Nov. 16, 1957, in Pueblo. She was a certified X-Ray, Dexa, and Mammography technician at St. Mary Corwin Hospital for ten years. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a member of Fellowship of the Rockies where she loved serving on the technical arts team. She loved her church family and life group. She was also a member of Phi Beta Kappa Sorority. The family would like to thank all friends and family who have supported them with prayers and love. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, at Fellowship of the Rockies, 3892 W. Northern Ave. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Fellowship of the Rockies Mission Trip fund, 3892 W. Northern Ave., Pueblo, CO 81005. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Bill I am so sorry for your loss. Gelene was such an amazing woman. I am so blessed to have gotten the oppertunity to met you guys and help along her journey. I will never forget Gelenes beautiful smile and laugh that brightened my days. and the look she had when you were with her was so amazing. She loved you so much and talked so much about you and the kids everyday I worked with her, she loved you all so very much. She has truly touched my life and I will always keep her alive in my heart and my stories of memories with her. We all have an amazing Angel smiling down on us. Bill Gelene may not be physically there, but she is always there right by your side and in your heart. She always said she felt so much better with you around. God Bless you and your family.
    -Melissa

  2. Bill,
    Just catching up on the newspapers since we are still in a motel.
    I wanted you to know that I am sorry for your loss even though you know she is free from pain now, it has to hurt.
    Blessings,
    Mary Highline

  3. Bill,
    Joe and I were very sad to learn of the loss of your wife. Please know our prayers are with you and your family during the holidays and throughout the months ahead.
    In prayer
    Joe and Cathy Fox

  4. Bill, I am sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ~ Tammy Nordyke

  5. Bill, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our hearts ache with you and pray that our Lord will comfort all of you and hold you close right now. Gelene was just 18 when we went to Park Hill and we remember when you and her were married. So many, many precious memories we have shared through the years with both of your families. Gelene has been an extra special friend to me and I am so happy that we have stayed in touch through the years. What a blessing her life was to our family. Love to all of your family. Pastor and Sarafaye Griswold

  6. Bill, I worked with Gelene for years at Corwin. She was such a wonderful person. I will miss her so much! My prayers are with you and your family.
    Nancy Artus

  7. Bill, words at a time like this are difficult for me, but please know that Betty and I have you in our thoughts and prayers.
    Always,
    Joe & Betty Mahaney

  8. Bill, we are so sad to hear of Gelene’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you & your family at this difficult time. I will say a special prayer for her on Dec. 17 (my birthday), and will always remember the wonderful times we had together in Bucerias! Hugs to you all!!

  9. Bill, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Gelene. I personally know the heart break you are experiencing and the huge hole that is in your heart. Please remember that our God is truly awesome and He knows what you need to get through this. I will hold you closely in my prayers.
    Sincerely;
    Brian Thomas

  10. Dear Bill & Family,
    We share your pain in the loss of your beloved Gelene. She was so very special and always talked of her family and cherished memories.
    The memories are what we have now while we are left here on this earth, but praise God that we will all be together again some day soon in heaven.

    God bless you all and keep your memories close.

    Tony & Shirley Breedlove

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