Valerie Jean (Tataronis-Sterling) Priser, age 53, unexpectedly passed away on Friday, October 21st.
Valerie was born in San Diego on June 19, 1963 to her parents Richard and Judy Tataronis. She lived in California for several years when she was in high school. While in high school, Valerie participated on the swim team, after high school she joined the California Conservation Corps (she was adept at fighting fires), and where she studied for and became a proficient medical transcription typist. Prior to spending about 13 years in Arizona, she lived for a time in Colorado where she married and became mother of Jason and Brad.
Preceded in death by her father and step-mother Richard and Sandra Tataronis, Valerie is survived by her mother and step-father Judy and Keith Kibbe, (ex)husband, David Priser, her sons Jason and Bradley Priser, sister and brother-in-law Debby and Joey Winders along with nephews Zane and Logan Winders.
A memorial service for immediate family was held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the Emmanuel Fellowship Church. Bueler Funeral Home is serving the family.