Our Obituaries

Charles A. Dasenzo

November 4, 1918 - December 17, 2014

Charles A. Dasenzo, 96, passed away Dec. 17, 2014, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital. Survived by his beloved wife of 40 years, Violet Dasenzo; step-daughters, Susie Sutphen and Diana (Mario) Marcon; grandchildren, Ann Pershin, Gina Hermann and Erica Marcon; five great-grandchildren; nephew, Gary Vanderpool; nieces, Debbie Krupka, Sharon Chamberlain and Carol Johanneson and their families. Preceded...
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Carol J. Yarberry

January 18, 1935 - December 16, 2014

Carol J. Yarberry, 79, passed away Dec. 16, 2014. Survived by her husband of 58 years, Ken Yarberry of the family home in Canon City, Colo.; children, Cindy Barrett of Berthoud, Colo. and Jeff (Michele) Yarberry of Loveland, Colo.; sister, Betty Jo Zabrusky of Canon City; grandchildren, Amie Berry, Jason DeHaven, Dillon DeHaven, Matthew Yarberry, Emily Yarberry; four step-grandchildren; four...
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Jeannette L. McPheeters

December 4, 1959 - December 16, 2014

Jeannette L. (Frantz) McPheeters, 55, passed away Dec. 16, 2014. Survived by her husband, Rusty McPheeters; father, Robert O. Frantz (Cathy Shea) of Pueblo; daughter, Kyra Frantz (Harry Hogue) of Brimmerton, Wash.; sister, Margaret Anne Frantz (Louis Martinez); brother, Robert R. (Kathy) Frantz; brother-in-law, Ron (Mary) McPheeters, all of Pueblo; sister-in-law, Trudy Russell of McKinney, Texas;...
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Gelene R. Vickers

November 16, 1957 - December 12, 2014

Gelene R. Vickers, 57, went home to be with Jesus Dec. 12, 2014. Survived by her husband of 36 years, Bill Vickers; children, Stephanie Vickers of Portland, Ore., Joshua Vickers of Jacksonville, Ore., Ashlee (Timothy) Allen of Pueblo and Matthew Vickers of Portland, Ore.; brother, David (Janie) Trenkenschuh of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.; and special friend, Becky Rider. Preceded in death by her...
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Opal May Bryson

November 2, 1922 - December 12, 2014

Opal May Bryson, 92, passed away Dec. 12, 2014. Survived by children, Connie McDonald, Mitzi Duncan and Trudy Jensen; grandchildren, Jeffery Bryson, Rachael Salter, Aaron Salter, Duane McDonald, Chester McDonald, Lindsay Stevens, Kala Skinner, Dakota Duncan, Shaun Jensen and Daisy Jensen; and seven great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Chester Theron Bryson; son Marion Ray...
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Jeanne Bullen

May 15, 1953 - December 10, 2014

Jeanne Bullen, 61, passed away Dec. 10, 2014, of natural causes. Survivors, children, Nikki Wells and Jason Shiell; parents, Joseph A. and Betty H. Bullen; siblings, Scott Bullen and Sharon Coxen; grandchildren, Ethan and Matteo Shiell. Beautiful, gentle, cherished, beloved, she cannot fade, she will be loved eternally. She will sing and laugh again. Member of Belmont Congregation Jehovah's...
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Gary Lawrence Countryman

February 11, 1947 - December 8, 2014

Gary Countryman, 67, born Feb. 11, 1947, in Rome, NY, passed away Dec. 8, 2014, in Pueblo, CO. Mass, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, Shrine of St. Therese. Burial, Notre Dame Cemetery in New York.
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Kenneth T. Siemens

December 30, 1959 - December 8, 2014

Kenneth T. Siemens, 54, went to be with his Lord on Dec. 8, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born to Norbert and Margret, in Long Island, N.Y. on Dec. 30, 1959. Preceded in death by grandparents, Willi and Anna Bourdon. Ken leaves to cherish his memory, the love of his life and wife for 20 years, Barbara; parents, Norbert and Margret; sisters, Linda, Cornelia and Monika;...
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Norman Daberkow

May 5, 1936 - December 8, 2014

Norman Daberkow, 78, passed away Dec. 8, 2014. Survived by his wife, Madge Daberkow; children, Eric (Lucy) Daberkow and Maureen Daberkow; grandchildren, Amelie and Emma Daberkow; siblings, Melvern (Dora) Daberkow, Merlin Daberkow and Arlene Kander; sister-in-law, Marie Daberkow; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brothers, Willis Daberkow and Hilmer Daberkow. Norman served in the...
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Dolores Sullivan

January 1, 1929 - December 5, 2014

Dolores "Dolly" Sullivan, 85, passed away Dec. 5, 2014. Beloved mother to Joe Jr. (Camile) Sullivan, Ann Sullivan (David) McKean and Tim Sullivan; and grandmother to Matthew Valdez. Dolly will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She also leaves behind her loving brother, Wayne Lobue; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Ray Sullivan. ...
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Genevieve M. Henderson

November 29, 1937 - December 5, 2014

Genevieve M. Henderson, 77, passed away December 5, 2014. Survived by daughters, Diane (Dave) Zimmerman, Charlene Weakley (Guy) Niswender and Anna (David) Trabold; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and dear friend and dancing partner, Keith Farris. Preceded in death by her husband, Charles Henderson; parents, Giovanni and Dina Rodighiero; and brothers,...
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Gail Schweers

November 4, 1940 - November 27, 2014

Gail "Cowboy" Schweers, 74, hung up his spurs on Nov. 27, 2014. Survived by his son, Dakota (Sarah) Schweers of Montana; three grandchildren; and siblings, Larry (Sondra) Schweers of Rye, Colo., Gary Schweers of Rye, Colo. and Margie Wyatt of Pueblo. Cowboy served in the US Navy and worked at Bruce Newby Ranch and Crossey Ranch. Celebration of his life, 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at 898 9th St....
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Marilyn Elise McBirney

August 13, 1956 - November 25, 2014

Marilyn Elise McBirney passed away peacefully Nov. 25, 2014, at Hendrick Hospice in Abilene, Texas. She was born on Aug.13, 1956, in Long Beach, Calif. She always had a great love for animals which led to becoming a volunteer at the Houston Zoo as a teenager. After graduating from Texas A&M with a degree in Bio-medical Science, she began her career as a keeper at the Houston Zoo. She was soon...
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Betty Jean Viola

May 16, 1936 - November 22, 2014

Betty Jean Viola, 78, passed away Nov. 22, 2014, at Joni Fair Hospice House, in Pueblo, surrounded by family. She was born May 16, 1936, in Las Animas County, Colo. to William and Margaret Coccimiglio. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe Viola; daughter, Kim Zamora; and sister, Joann Schultz. Survived by son, Bill (Patty) Viola; daughters, Nancy (John) Griffiths, Gina (Everett)...
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Judith R. Spoone

November 7, 1939 - November 21, 2014

Judith R. Spoone, 75, passed away November 21, 2014. Survived by children, Carol (Larry) Spradley and Michael (Rochelle) Spoone; sister, Carol Cooper; grandchildren, Tara, Kristofer and Bret Spradley; great-granddaughter, Hayden Spradley; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Lorene Gall, Herman Wayne Cooper, Jr. and Janet Kay Richards. Judy...
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Lynn Dianne Shaver

June 4, 1956 - November 19, 2014

Lynn Dianne Shaver, 58, born June 4, 1956, in Pueblo, passed away peacefully Nov. 19, 2014. Survived by her brother, Les (Dianne) Shaver, nephews, Matt Shaver and Seth (Stephanie) Shaver; grand nieces, Abby and Sophia Shaver and cousins. Preceded in death by loving parents, Oscar L. and Gertrude W. Shaver, special aunts and uncles, Delbert and Pauline Bussey and Bob and Ilomae Burns; and grand...
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Phillip P. De Marco

October 10, 1917 - November 17, 2014

Phillip P. De Marco, 97, passed away Nov. 17, 2014. Survived by his children, George (Carla) De Marco, Springfield, Mo., Michael (Suzie) De Marco, Tulsa, Okla., and Patsy (Rodger) Harper, Pueblo; grandchildren, Doug De Marco, Suzanne (Carl) Martin, Julynn (Joe) De Marco, Tim (Brenda) Davi, Tonya Bradow, Brian (DeAnn) Chatham, Darin Harper, Brian (Kari) Harper and Tammie (Bruce) Case; great...
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Christine Louise Fratterelli

September 1, 1922 - November 10, 2014

Christine Louise Fratterelli, 92, lifetime Pueblo resident, passed away Nov. 10, 2014. Mrs. Fratterelli was born in Pueblo, Colo., Sept. 1, 1922, and graduated from Centennial High School - Class of 1940. Christine was employed in the Radio-Television Industry for 25 years. Retired in 1982 as secretary, Traffic Division, Burlington Northern Railroad. Former member of National Secretary's...
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Ronald J. Glach

October 26, 1940 - November 10, 2014

Ronald J. Glach, 74, passed away November 10, 2014. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Norma; children, Randy (Lorraine) Glach, Julie (Steve Keys) Reyes, Michael and Dana Glach; sister, Frances Sanches; grandchildren, Luke and Josh Glach, Kenny Gomez, Tori and Izzy Reyes, Alexis and John Glach; and numerous other family members. Preceded in death by his parents. Ronald was born to Joseph and...
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Cynthia Marie Runfola

November 7, 2014

Cynthia Marie Runfola, 62, passed away November 7, 2014. Survived by daughter, Tammy (Greg) Dalton; grandchildren, Felicia Church and Taylor Dalton; mother, Gladys Dempsey; siblings, Billy Hamilton, Sherry Runfola-Baca, Patricia Martinez, Jack Dempsey, Jill Dempsey, Steve Hamilton and Larry Hamilton. Preceded in death by her husband, Michael Runfola; and father, William Hamilton. Cynthia was...
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Samuel J. Corsentino

August 25, 1918 - November 7, 2014

Samuel J. Corsentino, 96, passed away Nov. 7, 2014. Survived by his children, Mary Beth Corsentino of Pueblo, Joe Corsentino of Denver, Rosemarie (Dave) Shier of Trinidad, Pattyanne Corsentino of Pueblo; brothers, Andy (Betty) Corsentino of Littleton, Jim Corsentino of Augusta, Ga.; sister, Linda Bartolo of Pueblo; grandchildren, Morgan (Jarrett Lavallee) Shier, Darby (PJ Munoz) Shier, Sam...
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Jackson Eugene McQuilliams

February 3, 1936 - November 4, 2014

Jackson Eugene McQuilliams, 78, passed away Nov. 4, 2014. Survived by his children, Deborah (David) Rose and Norman (Mary) McQuilliams; grandchildren, Jessica Rose, David (Amy) Rose and Jessica Craig; great-grandchildren, Charlie Grace, Kevin Rose and Nathan Tanner; sisters, Maxine Collins and Beverly Senter; and brother, Paul (Linda) Shields. Preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jo McQuilliams....
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Marjorie Jean McClung

April 12, 1925 - November 3, 2014

Marjorie Jean McClung, passed away on November 3, 2014, at the Joni Fair Hospice House in Pueblo. Jean was born on April 12, 1925, in Trinidad, Colo. where her family lived. They moved to the family homestead eight miles north of Trinidad soon after that where she spent most of her childhood. She graduated from Trinidad High School in 1943, and served as a WAAC in Georgia during WWII where she...
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Mildred Elizabeth Wennerlund

January 23, 1923 - November 2, 2014

Mildred "Millie" Elizabeth Wennerlund, 91, long time resident of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord, November 2, 2014. She was born January 9, 1923, in Chicago, Ill. to Harry and Barbara Jensen. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Irv Wennerlund; and daughters, Barbara Burnett and Judy Askey Struck. Survived by son, James (Susan) Askey, Jr. of Pueblo; daughter, Kathy (Mel) Askey Nix of...
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Audrey Ann Barnett

March 22, 1937 - November 1, 2014

Audrey Ann Barnett, 77, passed away November 1, 2014. Survived by husband, Charles "Chuck"; children, Michael (Vel) Barnett, Julie Barnett, Janet (George Heine) Barnett, Susan (Howard) Russell and Marie (Brian Lang) Barnett; nine grandchildren and their spouses; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous other family members. Preceded in death by parents; daughter, Anna Marie; and son-in-law, Jeffery...
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Michael S. Gile

October 7, 1977 - October 31, 2014

Michael S. Gile, 37, formerly of Pueblo, CO, passed away Oct. 31, 2014, in Colorado Springs, CO. Survived parents, Stewart and Susan Gile of Pueblo; and children, Owen Williams of Pueblo West and Greyden Gile of Superior, Colo. Mike was born Oct. 7, 1977, in Clearwater, Fla. and was a software engineer. Private services will be held. Online condolences, www.MontgomerySteward.com
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Elberta J. Boyles

March 13, 1923 - October 29, 2014

Elberta Jeanne Boyles, 91, passed away October 29, 2014. Survived by her daughter; granddaughters; and their families. Preceded in death by, and now reunited with, her husband, Robert L. Boyles. May the road rise to meet you, may the wind always be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rains fall soft upon your fields. Until we meet again. At Elberta's request there...
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Jack Arthur Seilheimer

November 12, 1935 - October 26, 2014

Jack Arthur Seilheimer, age 78, peacefully passed on his journey on October 26, 2014. He is survived by his high school sweetheart, Donna Rae, whom he married in December, 1954 and his children, Joni (Alan) Ayler, Kurt Seilheimer, Kirsten (Gary) Schorg, Karla Seilheimer- (Steve) Sanchez and Giau Kim Tra. Jack was Opa to Shannon (Bill) Holbrook, Travis Seilheimer, Zachary Thompson (Sierra...
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Myrna M. Mead

October 18, 1938 - October 26, 2014

Myrna M. Mead, 76, passed away on October 26, 2014. Survived by her son, Jay (Lyn) Mead; daughter, Jan (Michael Arrowood) Mead; brother, Dave (Pam) McConnel; grandchildren, Chelsey (Chris) Thompson, Audrey Mead, Colin Arrowood, Aidan Arrowood, Adele Mead and Hayley Arrowood. Preceded in death by her parents; brother, James Arthur McConnel; and husband, John O. Baker. Myrna was born October 18,...
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Edythe Gernazio

October 7, 1920 - October 23, 2014

Edythe Gernazio, 94, passed away on October 23, 2014. Survived by son, Michael Gernazio; grandchildren, Michael (Elizabeth)Pietrzak, Erin Pietrzak, Justin (Angela) Gernazio and Andrea (Justin) Polito; great-grandchildren, Isabella, Annalysa and Gianna Polito, Jaxon and Jacoby Gernazio, Shiloh Pietrzak; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Michael Gernazio;...
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Ronnie Ray Hotchkiss

May 2, 1945 - October 19, 2014

Ronnie Ray Hotchkiss, the youngest child of 15, was born May 2, 1945, to Arthur L. and Hazen D. (Getts) Hotchkiss and passed away on October 19, 2014. He worked as a carpet cleaner for most of his adult life and was a devoted fan of the Colorado Rockies, Denver Broncos and Elvis Presley. Ronnie will be greatly missed. Survived by three siblings, Bobby Hotchkiss of N. C., Martha Mikita and Geri...
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Mary Elizabeth Mazur

April 3, 1921 - October 19, 2014

Mary Elizabeth Mazur slipped the surly bonds of Earth on Oct. 19, 2014, in Pueblo, Colo. Born in Bridgeport, Conn. on April 3, 1921, to Magdalena and Jacob Tarendek , Mary inherited her mother's artistic nature and she passed that gift on to her children and granddaughters. Mary was a homemaker and, in partnership with her husband Alexander, raised two children. She was the former President of...
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Thelma V. Slump

May 30, 1921 - October 19, 2014

Thelma V. Slump, 93, passed away on October 19, 2014. Survived by children, Gary L. (Donna Somes ) Slump of Chandler, Ariz., Lana J Niehans of Penrose, Colo; grandchildren, Andrew G. (Jennifer) Slump of Aurora, Colo. and Carrie E. (Sheldon) Vidamo, of Gilbert, Ariz.; great-grandchildren, Kayla Slump and Garrett Slump of Aurora, Colo., Mathew J Vidamo of Gilbert, Ariz. and Alexis Vidamo of...
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Anthony M. Bravo

January 21, 1921 - October 19, 2014

Anthony M. Bravo, 93, passed away October 19, 2014, at Joni Fair Hospice House in Pueblo. Born on January 21, 1921, to Lucia and Beniamino Bravo in La Junta, Colo. He graduated from La Junta High School in 1940, and served as a Seabee in the Naval Construction Battalion from 1942 to 1945, and was employed by the CF&I for 32 years retiring in 1986. Survived by his wife of 67 years, Barbara J....
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Bobbie Jean Masters

July 17, 1937 - October 18, 2014

Bobbie Jean Masters, 77, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Oct. 18, 2014. Survived by children, Harold (Rhonda), Kenneth, Roger (Lynette), Chris, Darren (Lori), Liz, Josh and Jason (Alexis); and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Edward Lee Masters. Bobbie was born to Leo and Fannie Newkirk on July 17, 1937, in Enola, Ark. Past owner of...
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Leiron Hickerson

December 10, 1929 - October 17, 2014

Leiron "Lee" Hickerson, 84, passed away Oct. 17, 2014. Survived by her daughters, Joy (Dennis) Cress of Pueblo West and Jennifer (Don) Allison of Colorado Springs; grandchildren, Courtney, Jimmy Daniel, Nathan and Paige; and sister, Beverly Britton of Maine. Preceded in death by her sister, Willa Jean Welsh; and parents, Wiley and Clela Hickerson, all of Niles, Mich. Lee was born Dec. 10, 1929,...
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Julia M. Krier-Geiger

November 6, 1920 - October 16, 2014

Julia M. Krier-Geiger, November 6, 1920 – October 16, 2014 Julia "Jewel" Krier Geiger, 93, passed away peacefully on October 16th, 2014, after a short illness. Born in Walsenburg, CO, November 6th, 1920, as the eldest daughter of Paul Krier and Lucille Schafer Krier, Jewel grew up in Walsenburg as the town was emerging from its rough hewn frontier and mining background to the center of...
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David Murray Brabb

March 21, 1933 - October 16, 2014

David Murray Brabb, 81, passed away October 16, 2014. Survived by his wife of 55 years, Christine; son, David (Bonnie) Brabb; grandchildren, Elizabeth Rodriguez, David Joseph Brabb and Michael Pasquale Brabb; sister, Lois Weatherman; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-laws, Charles and Marie Miller, and Dale and Geraldine Yoakum, along with wonderful nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews....
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Albert W. Drummond

November 25, 1936 - October 15, 2014

Albert W. Drummond, 77, passed away on October 15, 2014. Survived by his children, Ed (Susan) Drummond, Terry (Tony) Ketchum, Todd Drummond, Tracy (Hisae) Drummond and Scott Drummond; brother, Donald Drummond; sister, Carol Drummond; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his wife, Donna (Russell) Drummond; and parents. Albert was born...
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Deryl D. Smith

February 15, 1937 - October 14, 2014

Deryl D. Smith, 78, passed away October 14, 2014, after a 22 year struggle with the consequences of an aneurism. Deryl was born to Charlotte Abbott and George Smith on February 15, 1936, in Emporia, Kans. He was married to Patricia Joan Van Englehoven on November 24, 1961. Survived by his wife of nearly 53 years, Pat; children, Carol (Jon) Trudeau, Jennifer (Augustin) Garnier, Kenneth and...
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Stanley R. Phillips

September 20, 1943 - October 14, 2014

Stanley Roy Phillips, 71, passed away on Oct. 14, 2014. Survived by his wife of 36 years, Cindy; three children, Keri, Chad (Danielle), and Chris; and granddaughter, Breelyn. Also survived by sister, Janice Ricketts; mother-in-law, Virginia Roemmich; sister-in-law, Linda (Richard) Bruno; brother-in-law, Philip (Kathi) Roemmich, Jr.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his...
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Aldea Sabo

October 11, 1929 - October 12, 2014

Aldea "Dee" Sabo, 85, left this life unexpectedly Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, to join her heavenly Father, family and friends in heaven. She was preceded in death by husband, Andy Sabo; father, Edmund F. Gobatti; mother, Sarah T. Gobatti; step-mother, Fleeta Gobatti; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Paul Monchak; mother-in-law, Anna Sabo; and brother-in-law, John Hollberg. Left to cherish her...
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Linda Johnson Atkinson

July 26, 1943 - October 11, 2014

Linda "Lucky" Johnson Atkinson, 71, of Pueblo, Colo., passed away Oct. 11, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by her husband, Tracy Atkinson; daughters, Christiana (Stuart) Reid, Juliana (Yuri) Rothbaum, Mitziana (Christopher) Berger; grandchildren, Caroline and Andrew Reid, Charles and James Rothbaum, and Dorothy and Robert Berger. Born July 26, 1943, in Des Moines, Iowa, to...
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Gerald N. Moore

April 19, 1929 - October 11, 2014

Gerald N. Moore, 85, found eternal rest on Oct. 11, 2014. Gerald "Tuff" leaves his loving wife of 64 years, Freda J. Moore. He is survived by son, Dennis (Leslie) of Buena Vista, Colo., daughter, Rebecca Johnson (Mike) of Houston, Texas; niece, Donna Moore (Rod) of Penrose, Colo.; sister-in-law, Patsy (Sam) Pantleo of Pueblo; brothers-in-law, Joseph (Edith) Combs of Florence, Colo. and Robert ...
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Ellen Arvilla Mayber

November 3, 1940 - October 10, 2014

Ellen Arvilla Mayber, 73, entered into eternal life on Oct. 10, 2014. Ellen was born on Nov. 3, 1940, to the union of Chief Robert and Muriel (Dent) Mayber. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Jane Ann Mayber. She leaves to cherish her memory her sister, Patricia (Kendall) Esgar; brother, Robert (Jo) Mayber; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and her special family...
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Gregory W. Harper

February 16, 1961 - October 3, 2014

Gregory Wayne Harper, 53, of Pueblo, Colo. was born to Arthur and Regina Harper on Feb. 16, 1961, and passed away unexpectedly October 3, 2014. At his request, no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Thursday, October 9, 2014, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Memorials may be made to direct to the funeral home, Montgomery & Steward Funeral...
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Ronald W. Baker

February 11, 1932 - October 2, 2014

Ronald William Baker, 82, passed away peacefully October 2, 2014. At his request, private graveside service in Rocky Ford. Ron was born in Pueblo, Colo., February 11, 1932. He grew up in Fowler, Colo. graduating from Fowler High School in 1950. After attending Otero Junior College, he served in the United States Navy and then the Naval Reserves where his love of flying and airplanes was...
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Robert G. Smith

February 23, 1933 - September 28, 2014

Robert G. "Bob" Smith, 81. Born Feb. 23, 1933, passed away Sept. 28, 2014. Bob was a teacher and contractor in Pueblo for many years. Before coming to Pueblo, he played football at Nebraska and for the Cleveland Browns. He loved playing golf, fishing, hunting and riding his motorcycle. Some of his favorite times were in the mountains camping with friends and family. Bob is survived by his wife of...
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Betty L. Sanders

August 31, 1942 - September 22, 2014

Betty L. Sanders, 72, passed away September 22, 2014. Survived by children, Lorrie (Robert) Heckmann of Pueblo West, Carol (Terry) Hayes of Ceres, Calif., Vernon (Sandy) Sanders of Jerome, Idaho, Brenda (Frank) Leverton of Acton, Calif., Diane (James) Flynn of Olivehurst, Calif., and Kenneth (Dixie) Sanders of Merced, Calif.; son-in-law, Edwin Cooper of Jerome, Idaho; brother, Arthur (Glenna)...
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Clement F. Hausman

January 16, 1923 - September 22, 2014

Clement F. "Clem" Hausman, 91, passed away peacefully Sept. 22, 2014, surrounded by family. Born to Edward Hausman and Mary Ellen "Nell" Hausman January 16, 1923, in Trinidad, Colo. Clem was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Mary Bruce; and brothers, Edward, George, and Thomas. Survived by his wife, Marjorie "Marge" Crews Hausman; sister, Justine "Judy" Laughead; children, Mary "Stormy"...
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Bill Morris

August 28, 1933 - September 21, 2014

Reverend Bill Morris, 81, passed away Sept. 21, 2014. Survived by his wife of 60 years, JoAnn Morris; children, Rick Morris of Broomfield, Colo. and Pam (Burnie) Zercher of Beulah; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, Holis and Clara Morris; brother, Charles Morris and grandson, Billy Zercher. Bill was born Aug. 28, 1933, in Hemet, Calif. He served his...
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Robert W. Fox

November 12, 1940 - September 20, 2014

Robert "Bob" W. Fox, 73, passed away in his sleep on September 20, 2014, after a lengthy illness. Survived by wife, Patsy Fox; children, Robbie (Marla Hagge Shay) Fox and Jill (Steve) Brock; grandchildren, Tyler Dunich, Brendon Tallman, Steven Brock, Baylee Brock, Liberty and Lawson Shay; cousin, Jack (Gail) Bickerton and their children; and numerous family members and friends. Preceded in...
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Kenneth Theodore Ask

April 29, 1929 - September 20, 2014

Kenneth Theodore "Henry" Ask passed away Sept. 20, 2014. Born to Anton and Anna Ask April 29, 1929, in Forsyth, Mont. Kenneth was preceded in death by sisters, Eunice Peitz, Phyllis (Joseph) Merrill; brother, Curtis Ask; nephew, Allen Peitz; and great-niece, Gina McCurry. Survived by sister-in-law, Doris Ask; nieces, Diane (Ben) Santilli, Kay Dell (Richard) Zeman, Roxann (Doug) McCurry; nephews,...
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Dorathy M. Dagel

January 13, 1926 - September 20, 2014

Dorathy M. Dagel, 88, passed away Sept. 20, 2014, peacefully surrounded by family. Survived by children, Bruce Dagel, Steven (Jean) Dagel, Alan (Eloise) Dagel and Paula (Patrick) Sissel; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband Paul Dagel; and son, Joel Dagel. Dorathy was born to Rodney and Ada Singer on January 13, 1926, in Round Lake, Minn. She...
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Sandra R. Blatnik

June 30, 1948 - September 17, 2014

Sandra R. Blatnik, 66, passed away peacefully at home on September 17, 2014. Preceded in death by her mother, Marilyn Bertholf; father, Donald Litton; grandmothers, Beulah Ehrlinger and Zola Litton; and uncle, Orton Ehrlinger. Survived by siblings, Pam Wallace, Charles Jr. (Gwen) Bertholf and David (Michelle) Bertholf; daughter, Gina Croshal; grandson, Alec Croshal; stepson, Todd (Linda)...
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Elvin Ham

June 19, 1928 - September 16, 2014

Elvin "Bud" Ham, 86, passed away in Pueblo, on Sept. 16, 2014. Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Shirley; parents, Marvin & Leatha; sister, Betty Lockett; in laws, Gerald (Glada), William, & Marlene McDowell. Survived by sons, Rod (Kember) & Rick (Patti); grandchildren, Nicholas Ham, Jeni Ham, Joni (Sam) Melendrez, & Joey (Kristen) Ham; great-grandchildren, Kylie, Sammy, Bella, & Zachary;...
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Eleanor Lavone Thomas

November 1, 1930 - September 14, 2014

Eleanor "Ellie" Lavone Thomas, 83, of Pueblo, passed away peacefully on September 14, 2014, at the Chateau Assisted Care. She will join her beloved husband, Dick, of 55 years. Ellie was born November 1, 1930, in Rocky Ford, Colo. She was the youngest of six children born to Oron "Brownie" and Inez Matthew. Ellie is survived by her children, Paula Yacconi of Pueblo, Robert (Laurie) Thomas of...
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Ann Louise Pierce

November 7, 1953 - September 13, 2014

Ann Louise Pierce — wife, mother, sister, friend, nurse and nana — passed away on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Wayne; two daughters, Erin and Shana; five grandchildren, Gavin, Nora, Margueritte, Olive and Dashiell; six brothers and sisters, nine nieces and nephews and five dogs. Ann loved her family, painting, swimming, the holidays, "sunsets and long...
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Shirley J. Kiniry

June 14, 1935 - September 13, 2014

Shirley J. Kiniry. Sunrise, June 14, 1935 ~ Sunset, September 13, 2014. Survived by husband, James R. Kiniry Sr.; children, William, Timothy, Thomas and Katherine McKinlay; grandchildren, Mary Kate, Adam, Marc, Charlie and Harry McKinlay all of Philadelphia, Pa.; stepchildren, James Jr., William and Russell Kiniry. Shirley enjoyed traveling, shopping for antiques, and was a master doll house...
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Betty Jane Yaeger

January 11, 1922 - September 12, 2014

Betty Jane Yaeger, 92, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2014, with family at her bedside. Preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, John J. Yaeger, M.D.; her parents, Charles and Jane (Doonan) Topel; and infant son, Steven Charles. Betty leaves behind her children, Jane (Steve) Keightley of Worcester, U.K., Mark (Barbara) of Pueblo, John (Diane) of Annapolis, Md., Peggy (Alex)...
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Eldonna Marsh

July 27, 1936 - September 11, 2014

Eldonna Marsh, 78, passed away September 11, 2014. Survived by husband, Jim; children, Anthony L. Megnin and Leanne E. Megnin; one sister; three brothers; as well as grandchildren and great grandchildren. Special thank you to St. Mary Corwin and Sangre de Cristo Hospice for their loving care. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Wednesday September 17, 2014, Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Interment,...
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Robert C. Bolibaugh

July 4, 1923 - September 11, 2014

Robert C. Bolibaugh, 91, passed away Sept. 11, 2014. Survived by Midge, his wife of 65 years; grandson, Bart (Lorrie) Hahlweg of Alameda, Calif.; great-grandchildren, Bryce and Avery Hahlweg; and cousin, Dody Froehlich. Preceded in death by his daughter, Sally Woods. Bob was born to Charles and Lillian Bolibaugh on July 4, 1923, in Denver. He proudly served his country in the US Army during WWII...
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Rachel Roth

October 20, 1937 - September 10, 2014

Rachel Roth, 76 of Pueblo, Colo. went to be with the Lord on September 10, 2014. She was born on October 20, 1937, in Norfolk, VA. to the late Amos D. Wenger, Jr. and Lenora (Harkins) Wenger. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her brother, John Wenger. She is survived by husband, Richard Roth; children, John Roth and Joy (Sam) Cordo; grandsons, Steven Corda,...
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J. Karl Burnett

October 26, 1931 - September 9, 2014

J. Karl Burnett, 82, passed away September 9, 2014. Survived by his wife of 58 years, Donna; children, John (Svetlana) Burnett of Silverthorne and Debora Giltner of Pueblo; grandchildren, Mary Kaylinn Giltner, Steven Wayne Giltner and twins, David Anthony and Jason Sean Burnett; brothers, Norris, Paul, Norman and Kent (Catherine) Burnett all of Ark.; sisters-in-law, Shirley Burnett and Gertie...
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Tim E. Abel

May 8, 1960 - September 8, 2014

Tim E. Abel, 54, passed away unexpectedly September 8, 2014, in Cross Lanes, W. Va. Survived by daughter, Tiffani (Will) Holubek; grandson, Joey Holubek; mother, Donna Abel; sister, Sandy (Mark) Canfield; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by his father, George E. Abel. Tim was a very caring, generous and hardworking man and loved to go hunting and camping with...
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Gerald Lee Littig

November 11, 1942 - September 8, 2014

Gerald "Jerry" Littig, 71, passed away September 8, 2014. Survived by son, Richard Littig; grandson, David of Pueblo; siblings, Ray (Dorothy) Littig of Canon City, Ethel Hancock of Wells, Nev., Loy Smith, Nancy Heiliger, Debbie (Frank) Breece and Sharon (Bruce) Harper all of Rifle, Colo. and Randy (Maxine) Littig of San Angelo, Tex.; sister-in-law, Rena (Jim) Fish; and many nieces and nephews. ...
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James A. Pickering

March 12, 1922 - September 6, 2014

James A. Pickering ended his earthly journey victoriously and is now enjoying his new life, healed and whole, in heaven with Christ Jesus, his Lord and Savior, and with the love of his life, Betty. Jim passed on September 6, 2014, at the age of 92 at the Bruce McCandless State Veterans Home in Florence, Colo. He was born on March 12, 1922, in Douglas, Wyo. to James A. Pickering Sr. and Susie...
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Judy Ann Aspnes

February 10, 1960 - September 6, 2014

Judy Ann (McDonald) Aspnes, 54, passed away suddenly September 3, 2014. She was born February 10, 1960, in Pueblo, Colo. to John Leo and Pauline Mary Elich McDonald. Judy is survived by her two children, Katrina Hernandez and Jeremy Aspnes; two grandchildren, Logan and Kendall Hernandez; mother, Pauline McDonald; son-in-law, Danny Hernandez; and 8 siblings. She was preceded in death by her father...
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Rita Jean Nufer

December 20, 1928 - September 4, 2014

Rita Jean Nufer, 85, passed away Sept. 4, 2014. Survived by children, Jean Marie (Jim) Steward of McHenry, Ill., Ron (Betty) Nufer of Pueblo, Catherine Ann Nufer of Omaha, Neb. and Ken (Heidi) Nufer of Pueblo; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her spouse of 65 years, William "Bill" Nufer, Jr., her parents, Mae and Erwin Devitt, and brothers Ken and Don Devitt. ...
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Robert Lee Bailey

January 6, 1944 - September 4, 2014

Robert Lee Bailey, 70, went to spend his first day in heaven on September 2, 2014. Survived by wife, Carol; sons, Heath (Erin), Scott (Evette) and Jason; sisters, Carolee Saccomanno and Lovay (Bill) Messenger; sister-in-law, Sharron Abney; grandchildren, Miranda, Madison, Jed, and Isabel; his "second family", dad and mom, Richard and Ernestine Gallegos; siblings, Yrene (Owen) Morgan, Richard ...
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Suzan E. Eaks

May 16, 1945 - September 3, 2014

Suzan E. Eaks, 69, loved the Lord and went to be with him on September 3, 2014. She was a member of Faith Baptist Church. She leaves to mourn her passing, her father, Norvan Eaks; mother, Betty Eaks; sisters, Barbara (Jerry) Garver and Lila (Doug) Lofing; brothers, Bill (Peg) Eaks, Kent (Jill) Eaks and Craig Eaks; many nieces and nephews; and her care giver and close friend, Virginia Cullen and...
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Elaine Laverne Hicks Clement

June 13, 1929 - August 30, 2014

Elaine Laverne Hicks Clement was born on June 13, 1929, in Chicago. In 1973, she moved to Pueblo West. She passed away August 30, 2014. Survived by Robin Marie Shepard, daughter; Timothy Michael Clement, son; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Memorial Mass, 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Pueblo West.
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Stephen Kuhn

April 6, 1956 - August 30, 2014

Stephen "Steve" Kuhn, 58, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014. Born, April 6, 1956, to Fred and Theresa Kuhn in Independence, Mo. Preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Linda Kuhn, in 2003. Steve is survived by Jane Patterson-Urenda, his loving companion for the last ten years; his children, Melissa (Douglas) Cox, Nolan (Joy) Kuhn, Sean (Kayla Maldonado) Urenda; and the "apples of his...
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Beverly Jean Waltman

February 22, 1928 - August 28, 2014

Beverly Jean Waltman, a child of God, was the wife of William B. Waltman (deceased), mother of Barbara Waltman (Richard) MacIndoe, grandmother of Ellen (Jason) Turner, James (Jenny Dunnington) MacIndoe of Washington, D.C. and Sean MacIndoe of Pueblo. She was preceded in death by her parents, Warren L. and Olive Jones of Monte Vista, Colo. She was blessed to have Josephine Howell Jones of Monte...
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James C. Elson, Sr.

March 3, 1934 - August 27, 2014

James C. Elson, Sr., March 3, 1934 to August 27, 2014, went to be with the Lord after a courageous struggle with cancer. Left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife of 61 years, Geri Elson; children, James, Jr. (Valerie), Gary (Connie) Elson and Jeannine (Ken) Bartmess; seven grandchildren, James, III (Valerie), Charlene (Zak), Nathan, Aaron, Eric (Amy), Nicole (Matthew), Kayla (Jonathan);...
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Lela Risi

November 17, 1930 - August 26, 2014

Lela Risi, 83, of Pueblo, Colo., passed away August 26, 2014. Survived by children, Ruth (Rick) Cortese of Pueblo, Debbie (Stuart) Marsh of Pueblo West, Peggy Risi of Lafayette, Colo., John (Margretta) Risi of Erie, Colo.; grandchildren, David, Patrick and Suzanne Marsh, and Madison and Jackson Risi; and brothers, Bill, Bob and Tom Woodard. Preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Vincent;...
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Wanda A. Lumpee

September 4, 1925 - August 26, 2014

Wanda A. Lumpee, 88, passed away August 26, 2014, in Pueblo West, Colo. Survived by son, Edward "Eddie" and daughter-in-law, Sheryl Lumpee, whom she loved like her own daughter; granddaughters, Dawn Tremblay and Tara Parker of Colorado; and great-grandson, Chase Tremblay, who is currently serving in the U.S. Army; sister, Mary (Duane) Wyly of Canyon, Tex.; and several nieces and nephews. ...
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Rita Annette Galli

March 10, 1950 - August 25, 2014

Rita Annette Galli, 64, entered into Heaven on Aug. 25, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Michael Galli; children, Chad (Karron) Heaton of Colorado Springs, Heather Heaton of Pueblo, Trevor (Gillian) Heaton of Parker, Tyler (Melodi) Heaton of Denver, Jennifer (Kevin) Anderson of Lawrence, Kan. and Jacqueline (Gerald) Galli of Pueblo West; grandchildren, Landon, Logan, Mariah (Denton), ...
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Alice Gabbert

March 26, 1927 - August 25, 2014

Alice Gabbert, 87, of Pueblo, Colo. died on Monday, August 25th, 2014, at Parkview Medical Center. Alice was born to Boyd and Alice Roark on March 26, 1927, in Pueblo, Colo., attended Central High School, made a career as an Administrative Assistant for AAA Auto Club and was an active member of her church group, Truth. Alice was a kind and loving soul who was very funny and enjoyed spending time...
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Brenda Earline Ritter

November 7, 1953 - August 24, 2014

Brenda E. Ritter, 60, passed away August 24, 2014, in Blanca, Colo. Survived by her brother, Brent Ritter; cousin, Cahlene Cramer; and her beloved dog, Cody. Brenda was born to Kenneth & Alline Ritter (deceased) on November 7, 1953, in Del Norte, Colo. She worked in the customer service industry and enjoyed cooking, making stained glass ornaments, travel and made her own jeans. Cremation,...
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Metoda Mencin-Peterson

May 10, 1922 - August 24, 2014

Metoda Mencin-Peterson, 92, born into this life in Stari Trg pri Ložu, Slovenija and passed away August 24, 2014, into eternal life. Survived by children, John (Ann) Mencin of Denver, Mark (Cheryl) Mencin of Colorado Springs and Cyndy (John) Barkowski of Orland Park, Ill.; grandchildren, Leah (Gil) Garbe, Brett (Alexis) Mencin, Andrew Mencin, Sarah (Kevin) Cuddihee, Kaitlyn...
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Helen J. Ware

October 19, 1932 - August 23, 2014

Helen J. Ware, 81, passed away on August 23, 2014. Survived by children, Helen Sue Bollinger and Janet E. Ware-Singleton of Pueblo and Thomas M. (Jane) Ware II of Colorado Springs; siblings, Donna Seegmiller of Sun City West, Ariz. And Roger Miller of Pueblo; grandchildren, Thomas M. Ware III, Lindsey Elizabeth Armstrong, Lucas Hunter Singleton and Lauren Layne Marteal Singleton. Preceded in...
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Bonnie Jean Butler

May 4, 1947 - August 23, 2014

Bonnie Jean (Maglietto) Butler, 67, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 23, 2014. Survived by her children, Cassy (Kirk) Taylor of Rye and Jennifer Senger of Pueblo; brothers, Jerry (Sharon) Maglietto of Pueblo and Tom Maglietto of Colorado City; grandchildren, Sarah Taylor, Travis Taylor (Kylee Terrill) and Taylor Senger; and great-grandson, Gabriel Taylor. Preceded in death by her husband, John...
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Mary Martha Gentry

February 1, 1943 - August 22, 2014

Mary Martha Gentry, 71, of Pueblo, passed away peacefully at home on August 22, 2014. At her request, no services will be held. Mary was born on February 1, 1943, in San Jose, CA to Marian and Clyde Lewis. She married the love of her life, John Franklin Gentry on November 10, 1964, in Pueblo, CO and then again on February 1, 1967, in Laramie, WY. It was love at first sight for both of them....
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Julia Ann Isbester

February 25, 1928 - August 16, 2014

Julia Ann Isbester, 86, passed away August 16, 2014. Survived by son, Rusty Isbester; daughter, Peggy Isbester-Smith; twin sister, Peggy Dillon; grandchildren, Peggy and Michael Isbester and Morganna and Vincent Smith; great-grandson, Lakota Isbester; sister-in-law, Alma Dillon; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by husband, Bill; parents; brothers, William and Robert Dillon. ...
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Robert C. Thompson

January 10, 1937 - August 16, 2014

Dr. Robert C. Thompson He had read much, if one considers his long life; but his contemplation was much more than his reading. He was wont to say that if he had read as much as other men he should have known no more than other men. -- Isaac Asimov Dr. Robert "Bob" C. Thompson was born in Pueblo, Colo. on January 10, 1937, to Thelma (Tucker) and Howard Thompson. His pursuit of knowledge and love...
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James Pierre Goullet Kenyon

August 4, 1931 - August 15, 2014

James Pierre Goullet Kenyon, born 83 years ago in Tulsa, Okla., died peacefully in a local hospital on Aug. 15, 2014. Pierre was best known, in recent years, for his insightful and careful reviews of musical and stage performances as published in The Pueblo Chieftain. Others knew him well from his own artistic contributions in the area of photography and his participation in both the Pueblo...
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Toney Leyon Fries

January 10, 1967 - August 14, 2014

Toney Fries, 47, passed away unexpectedly on August 14, 2014. He is greeted in heaven by his father, Max; and step-mother, Wadene Fries. Toney leaves behind his mother, Lynanne Moon; aunt, Dorothy (Stan) Swim; uncle, Randy (Shanna) Bachmire; siblings, Robert Fries, Babett (Robb) Radford, Darla Tanner, Ronda (Mike) Conley and Wadene (John) Bloms; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins....
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Caroline Shirley

March 23, 1936 - August 14, 2014

Caroline Shirley, 78, passed away Aug. 14, 2014. Survived by her children, Steve (Cheryl) Shirley, Tom (Joy) Shirley and Cathy (Mark) Persons all of Pueblo; son-in-law, Duane Enck; grandchildren, Stephanie (Josh) Thompson, Stacie (Mario) Mattivi, Megan Shirley, Michael Shirley, Matthew Enck, Erica Enck, Cindy St. Clair, John Persons and Deanna Persons; great-granddaughters, Jocelyn and Jordyn...
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Harold L. Ries

February 6, 1942 - August 13, 2014

Harold Lewis Ries was born on February 6, 1942, in Tyler, Minn., to Alfred B. and Evelyn Andersen Ries. He grew up in the home of Raymond and Eva Schrunk of Lynd, Minn. After graduating from Lynd High School, he worked on a wheat farm in the Texas panhandle. He then enlisted in the United States Army and served in Germany. Afterward, he worked as a diesel-electric mechanic on the Burlington...
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Shannon Lee Fair

February 27, 1941 - August 12, 2014

Shannon Lee Fair, 73, passed from this life peacefully surrounded by his family on August 12, 2014. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. Shannon led a wonderful life enjoying his family and always put them first. He was quite an athlete in his younger years, playing football, basketball and then many years of softball as a "left-handed pitcher". Shannon worked at...
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Henry F. Bowling

February 1, 1933 - August 11, 2014

Henry F. "Hank" Bowling, 81, passed away Aug. 11, 2014. Survived by his wife of 59 years, Joy Ann Bowling; daughters, Kim (John) Butkovich and Lori Watts; grandchildren, John (Cassandra Adame) Butkovich, Joe Butkovich, Brittany Watts and Nicole (Joel) VanAcker; great-grandchildren, Aidan, Jayla, Michael and Brick Butkovich, all of Pueblo; and sisters, Eloise Hibbard and Joyce Davidson, both of...
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Ruth S. von Ahlefeldt

April 24, 1918 - August 9, 2014

Ruth S. von Ahlefeldt, 96, passed away Aug. 9, 2014. Survived by her son, Alan (Carol) R. von Ahlefeldt and grandson, Grant A. von Ahlefeldt. Preceded in death by her husband, Rolf S. von Ahlefeldt; son, Bruce E. von Ahlefeldt; sister, Miriam S. Noia; and brothers, George C. And Steven W. Steiner. Ruth was born to William H. and Grace E. Steiner on April 24, 1918, in New York, N.Y. She...
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Linda I. Charlifue

April 13, 1927 - August 7, 2014

Linda I. Charlifue, 87, passed away August 7, 2014. Survived by sons, Dennis (Jessica) and Gerald (Susan) Charlifue; granddaughter, Jillian Charlifue; and great-grandson, Beau; and she came from a family of 13, four brothers and eight sister. Preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Henry A. Charlifue. Linda was born to Dan and Eutila Griego on April 13, 1927, in La Veta, Colo. Special...
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JoAnn M. Miller

May 2, 1937 - August 5, 2014

JoAnn M. Miller, 77, passed away August 5, 2014. Preceded in death by husband of 53 years, Don E. Miller. Survived by children, Mark (Rhonda), Marsha, Brenda (Kris); seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends. Preceded in death by her son, Herbert. JoAnn was born in Pueblo, Colo. on May 2, 1937, to Herbert and Annie Stevens. There will be no viewing....
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Wilma K. Boyer

January 10, 1923 - August 5, 2014

Wilma K. Boyer, 91, passed away August 5, 2014. Survived by sons, Meredith "Mertz" Julian Boyer of Pueblo and Leland Minor (Cindy) Boyer of Fort Wayne, Ind.; grandchildren, Geoffrey and Brittany Boyer of Colorado Springs, Lucas and Meg Boyer of Chicago, Laura and Carey King of Fort Wayne, Ind, Paul (Abby) Ellinwood of Fort Wayne, Ind. and Lesilyn Ellinwood of Minneapolis, Minn; great-grandson,...
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Charles Alfred Rowe

December 14, 1922 - August 3, 2014

Charles Alfred Rowe, 91, passed away August 3, 2014, at the VA Pueblo Community Living Center. Preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine Rowe. Chuck was born to Charles and Margaret Rowe on December 5, 1922, in Burbank, Calif. and graduated from San Fernando High School in 1942, and enlisted in the Army Air Force soon thereafter. Following a career in the Air Force, Chuck retired in 1963, and...
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Arlo Allen Stahle

August 15, 1928 - August 3, 2014

Arlo Allen Stahle was born August 15, 1928, in Atalissa, Iowa. He was the baby of the family with four older brothers and sisters. His sister Arline lived to be 100 years old. Arlo grew up on a farm and in the small town of West Liberty, Iowa. He was a camp counselor in Ely, Minn. where he was a canoeing and rifle instructor, attended University of Iowa and entered the US Army in 1951,...
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Sylvester Silvio

February 7, 1930 - July 28, 2014

Sylvester Silvio, 84, passed away July 28, 2014. Survived by his sisters, Connie Pagano and Vera Geanetta; uncles, John (Eve) Taravella and Phil (Grace) Prutch; nephews, Steve and Joe; nieces, Sandy and Vickie; great-nephews, Mike and Ryan; great-niece, Stephanie; numerous cousins and other family. Sylvester was born February 7, 1930, in Pueblo to Dominic and Jessie Silvio. He retired from CF&I...
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John J. Yaeger

July 27, 1921 - July 27, 2014

John J. Yaeger M.D. Born July 27, 1921, in Sanborn, Minn., passed away July 27, 2014, at St. Mary Corwin Hospital where he served as a physician from 1951 to 1991, including a stint as Chief of Staff. Graduate of St. Olaf College and the University of Minnesota Medical School. He was also a veteran of WWII Army Medical Corp. Survived by beloved wife of 69 years, Betty Jane Topel Yaeger; children...
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