Cover photo for Zola F. Bamber's Obituary
Zola F. Bamber Profile Photo
1931 Zola 2016

Zola F. Bamber

April 7, 1931 — September 20, 2016

Zola F. Bamber, 85, of La Junta passed away on September 20, 2016 at the Bent County Memorial Nursing Home. She was born on April 7, 1931 in Stanton County, Kansas to Lon A. & Polly R. (Campbell) Ramey. She married Melvin “Bud” Bamber in Clayton, New Mexico on Nov. 16, 1948; he preceded her in death on July 12, 2013.

Zola is survived by her sons, Jerry (Donna) Bamber of La Junta, Jay (Darina) Bamber of La Junta, and Rex (Brenda) Bamber of La Junta; daughter, Pam (Jim) Sisson of La Junta; sister, Donna Lamborn; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Juanita Bamber, Roberta Ramey and Ellen Hall; brother-in-law, Vete Bamber and numerous nieces & nephews survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband; sisters, Polly, Lavolia, Omah, Rosie, and Alona; brother, Lonnie, and infant brother, Jack Burton Ramey.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the Springfield Cemetery in Springfield, Colorado with Pastor Gail Allen of the Cowboy Church officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Zola F. Bamber, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Starts at 10:30 am (Mountain time)

Springfield Cemetery

County Road 24, CO 81073

Springfield Cemetery is on Highway 160, West of Springfield, Colorado

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree