Allnutt Funeral Service – Macy Chapel

6521 W. 20th Street, Greeley, CO


Charlotte K. Roper

November 28, 1940January 24, 2020

Charlotte Kay Roper, age 79, of Fort Collins passed away on Friday, January 24, 2020. Charlotte was born in Fort Lupton, Colorado on November 28, 1940 to Lawrence and Leota (Davis) Dunston. She attended Hudson High School in Hudson, Colorado, and then went on to graduate with a teaching degree from UNC (formerly Colorado State College) with many of her Alpha Sigma Alpha sisters.

Charlotte married Richard Roper on December 17, 1961 and the couple made their home in Johnstown, Colorado, where Charlotte was a Business Teacher at Roosevelt High School for over 20 years. She was very active in the Johnstown and Greeley communities. She loved to make the world a better place, whether it be mentoring her students or providing unconditional support to those around her. Along with her husband, she enjoyed travelling, gardening and always having an open door for friends and family to stop by.

She is survived by her husband and her daughters and sons-in-law, Audrey and Marty Miller and Boyd and Leslie Mekelburg. She is also blessed with four wonderful grandchildren, Zach, Easton Edward, and Sydney, who she will love and support always. Charlotte is also survived by her sister Janet (Larry) Kuhnke and her amazing family.

To celebrate the true spirit of Charlotte, the family is having a Memories & Mimosas Celebration of Life & Family on Sunday, February 9th at 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Lodge at Mackenzie Place 4751 Pleasant Oak Drive Fort Collins, CO 80525. Please visit www.allnuttgreeley.com to send condolences to the family.


  • Celebration of Life Sunday, February 9, 2020


Charlotte K. Roper

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Sharon Dunn

February 5, 2020

Richard, Audrey and Marty;
I am saddened to hear of Charlotte’s passing. I will remember her fondly and pray for your healing and comfort.

Kacy Murray

February 3, 2020

Dear Roper Family,
So sorry to hear about your loss.
My mom Doris Murray, lived at the Johnstown Columbine apartments and that is how we met Charlotte. She was so kind and attentive to my mom and the residents that we came to adore her! I know she will be missed.
In Sympathy, Kacy Murray

Linda Yost Boshinski

February 2, 2020

Mrs. Roper was my Business teacher at Roosevelt High School. She was an amazing teacher, she inspired me to work hard and learn as much as you can to advance your career. Thanks to her amazing reference I was able to start my career in Banking which I inspired me to start my own business and be successful for over 30 years. My condolences to the family she will be missed.

Linda Yost Boshinski


January 26, 2020

Sorry to hear of Charlott's death. We will miss her. Ron Kent