Cover photo for L.G.  Vanderwork's Obituary
L.G.  Vanderwork Profile Photo
1924 L.G. 2019

L.G. Vanderwork

April 29, 1924 — May 24, 2019

L.G. Vanderwork
A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Eads, Colorado resident L.G. Vanderwork will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Eads United Methodist Church. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date.

L.G. was born on April 29, 1924 at Coats, Kansas to Archie Carl and Eva Ora (Swinson) Vanderwork and passed away on May 24, 2019 at home in Eads with family by his side.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Vanderwork; son, Dr. Vernon Lee Vanderwork; his parents, and his sister, Leona Henry.

L.G. is survived by his daughter, Sylvia (Joe) Shields of Eads, CO; grandchildren, Sean (Kelly) Shields of Colorado Springs, CO; Stacey (Bill) Sheldon of Rock Springs, WY; Stephanie (Bobby) Sewell of Eads, CO; Leif Vanderwork and Dayna Vanderwork both of Denver, CO and great-grandchildren, Ashley (Steve), Courtney, Dominic, Deidre (Trevor), Cody, Lyssa (German), Kolton, Chyann, Drake and Coburn. He is also survived by his great-great-grandchildren, Lexi, Lani, Charlotte, Annyston and Adelynna as well as nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and a host of friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lamar Area Hospice and/or Prairie Pines Assisted Living in care of the funeral home office at 209 South 4th St., Lamar, CO 81052.

Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of L.G. Vanderwork, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Saturday, June 1, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am

Eads United Methodist Church

110 E. 11th St. , Eads, CO 81036

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 12

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree