Thelma King |

Thelma King

Thelma King, longtime postmaster of Basalt, is returning home.

Thelma, 87, who passed away Jan. 10, 2009 in Grove, Okla., will be finally laid to rest alongside her loving husband, Norval King, as interment of her remains will be Monday Aug. 2, 2010 at 10 a.m. at Rosebud Cemetery in Glenwood Springs.

Thelma was especially proud of her 20-plus years of service working at the Basalt Post Office, retiring as postmaster in 1986.

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