In loving memory of

Tracie Lee Kreider
May 30, 1962 - February 9, 2018

Tracie Lee Kreider, resident of Fort Collins, CO, was born on May 30, 1962. She passed away after a long battle with Lupus on February 9, 2018 at age 55, surrounded by her loved ones. She leaves behind her loving and devoted husband of 19 years, Daniel Kreider; her two daughters, Lisa Tobin (Steven Sharkey) and Jennifer Tobin (James Gurley); and her three grandchildren, Tyler Bliss, Ella Gurley and Gabriel Gurley. Tracie is also survived by her loving brother and sister-in-law, Craig Cuthrell and Joanne Cuthrell of South Florida, and her nieces Brianna Cuthrell and Rachel Cuthrell.
Tracie grew up in the sunshine and along the beaches of South Florida, spending her days swimming and boating with her father and brother. As an adult, Tracie fell in love with the mountains of Colorado and moved west in 1996. She enjoyed hiking, biking, and seeking adventure with her husband Dan and spending time with her friends and grandchildren. Tracie was a devoted Certified Nurse Midwife whose lifelong passion was realized by helping women bring new lives into this world. Her carefree and bright spirit brought comfort and joy to everyone she encountered. She will be dearly missed.
Please join us in a celebration of Tracie's life on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, from 4-6:00 pm at the Agave Room above the Rio: 149 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524 ( In lieu of flowers, her family is requesting that you donate to the Lupus Foundation in her name and in honor of all those suffering from this painful autoimmune disease:
Details of celebration: This will be a casual gathering to celebrate Tracie's life. If you have photos you would like to share with her family, and to have included in our slideshow, please either add them to her Facebook page or send them directly to We are also creating a memory board that we invite you to contribute to with any photos of babies she delivered or messages you would like to share. We will provide light appetizers and Rio margaritas (Tracie's favorite). If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Tobin at: 719-332-1089.

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