In Loving Memory of Ernestine "Tina" Rothgeb
November 10, 1951 - October 2, 2021
Last updated 10/13/2021 at 10:38am
Ernestine "Tina" Rothgeb, 69, passed away peacefully at her home in Falcon on October 2, 2021.
Tina was born in Alt, CO on November 10, 1951 to Joe & Nina Fernandez. Tina's father was in the U.S. Army and stationed in Fairbanks, Alaska. It was there that she met Page Rothgeb and they were married on February 28, 1970. That same year, Page was stationed at Fort Carson and the Rothgeb's moved to Fountain. They have 4 children: Priscilla (Tom) Trujillo of McKinney, TX, Kerry, Joey, and Kimberly (Jimmy) Sikes, all of Fountain. She was the proud Grandma to 11 grandchildren and 4 greatgrandchildren.
Tina worked for Petco Petroleum in Fountain for 20 years and in the Vision Center at Walmart in Falcon for 14 years. She was an avid Broncos fan, loved to read, crochet, sew, and enjoyed crossword puzzles.
Along with her beloved husband Page and their 4 children, Tina is also survived by her brothers: Charles of Portland, OR, Chris of Shreveport, LA and Raymond of Gilcrest, CO. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Ernie.
A Memorial Service will be held for Tina on Thursday, October 28th at 11 am at Memorial Gardens Chapel, 3825 Airport Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80910.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation at https://www.komen.org/how-to-help/donate/memorial-giving/