Obituary: Vickie Garrick (Easterling)

December 7, 1947 – August 7, 2023

Vickie Garrick (Easterling) was born on December 7, 1947, in Oakland, California, and raised in Aurora, Colorado. She passed away peacefully in her Woodland Park home on August 7, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love, dedication, and resilience.

Vickie’s passion for education led her to Colorado College, where she nurtured her love for learning. She went on to impact countless lives during her tenure at Woodland Park School District, inspiring students to reach their potential.

On October 3, 1998, Vickie married her soulmate, Delbert Garrick, embarking on a journey filled with love and shared dreams. Together, they faced life’s challenges with unwavering strength and found joy in each other’s company.

Vickie’s life was a testament to courage as she bravely battled through health issues. Her determination and spirit inspired all who knew her.

Vickie is survived by her loving husband Delbert and a host of family and friends who will forever cherish her memory.

A Celebration of Life will be held on August 16, 2023 at First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada, Colorado Springs.

Vickie Garrick’s legacy will continue to shine in the hearts of those she touched. May she rest in peace.