Golden High School Class of ’63

Juanita Dine (Chuven)

Nov 1, 1945 – Oct 12, 2015

Juanita Lea Chuven, 69, passed away in Denver on
October 12, 2015. Juanita died of COPD.

She was born at Denver General Hospital on November 1, 1945. She lived in Golden, raised horses and was a member of the "Westerneers."

Juanita graduated from Golden High School in 1963 and, after 35 years of service, retired from the Colorado School of Mines. She was a family member at Red Rocks Church, loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and lived a full and happy life.

Juanita is survived by her husband Richard Chuven, brother Phillip Burns in Connecticut, sister Doris Burns in California, and son Bill (Kelli) Hilborne in Denver. She had three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Juanita was blessed with many wonderful friends whom all loved and will miss her greatly.

A celebration of her life was held Sunday, November 1, 2015.

In memory of Juanita, her friends and family are asked to be "A light bulb," so you can brighten someone's day. She Loved Life!


Published in Colorado Community Newspapers on Oct. 23, 2015.

“This photo was taken on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, on our Mothers Day trip, May 7, 2015.”

   — Bill Hilborne (Juanita's son)


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