Our Obituaries

William C. CARTER

July 3, 1930 - January 25, 2018


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Sandra Leigh CARDINAL

August 29, 1943 - January 23, 2018


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David Leonard WILSON

May 5, 1964 - January 19, 2018


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Killian James Charles Saul

January 18, 2018 - January 18, 2018


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Viktoria M. Rivers

December 26, 1932 - January 17, 2018


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Richard Gerald Edwards

December 10, 1952 - January 16, 2018

Richard G. EdwardsBorn December 10, 1952 in Battle Creek Michigan, he passed January 16, 2018 in Colorado Springs. He was a Power Plant Engineer for The Broadmoor Hotel & Resort. Richard is survived by a brother, John Edwards; and a sister, Rita Westwood. A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 3825 Airport Rd., Colorado Springs, CO...
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Dorothy J. Ragains

April 16, 1937 - January 16, 2018


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Patricia Joan Nevin

January 4, 1930 - January 15, 2018

Patricia Joan (Devine) NevinJanuary 4, 1930 - January 15, 2018Patricia (Pat) Nevin, 88, passed away peacefully January 15, 2018.Pat was born in Lewistown, MT and moved to Colorado Springs in 1968 with her husband, Bob, and their four children.Pat is preceded in death by her husband of almost 45 years, James R. Nevin, and her son, Michael B. Nevin. She is survived by her children: Jan (Greg) Kurtz...
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Caroline Elizabeth Purvis

October 25, 1965 - January 13, 2018

Caroline Elizabeth Purvis Oct. 25, 1965 - Jan. 13, 2018Caroline was 52 and lived in Colorado Springs most of her life. She was born in Jacksonville, FL and enjoyed living in Georgia and South Carolina as a child. She was musically and artistically talented in her youth and attended Oral Roberts University and University of Colorado (CS). Caroline was a smart and unique thinker. She was spunky and...
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Martha S. Leyerle

September 14, 1924 - January 12, 2018

Martha S LeyerleSeptember 14, 1924 ~ January 12, 2018A longtime Colorado Springs resident, born in Wheatland, Wyoming. She is survived by her husband, Darrell(Mike) Leyerle; daughter, Janet Vining; two stepsons, Dean Leyerle, and Bill Leyerle; three stepdaughters, Ruth Leyerle, Laurie Leyerle, and Sandra Leyerle; and her 5 grandchildren, Josh, Sarah, Wade, Ron, and Ryan. There will be a...
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Jolyn L. Husted

February 28, 1945 - January 11, 2018

Jolyn Husted ObituaryBorn 2/28/45; Died 1/11/18.Jolyn Husted, long time Colorado Springs resident, friend and "mom" to many, was received by the Lord after a long-fought illness. Originally from Michigan, Jolyn met thelove of her life, John, corresponding with him first as an unknown GI in Vietnam who was a Special Forces Medic. A romance developed through the mail and Jolyn discovered he also...
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Margarete BALKE

February 21, 1925 - January 11, 2018


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Margarete Balke

February 21, 1925 - January 11, 2018

Margarete (Margie) Balke02/21/1920 - 01/11/2018Margie was born in and lived in Karlsrhue, Germany before coming to the U.S. in 1951. In 1957 she married Harold Balke with whom she owned and operated Star Bar & Lunch. After retirement she enjoyed sewing and taking care of her home. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harold Balke. She is survived by several nieces and nephews.A short...
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June L. Sauerhagen

May 22, 1929 - January 11, 2018


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Melba Robinson

June 9, 1927 - January 11, 2018

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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James W. Cain

January 4, 1929 - January 10, 2018

James W Cain, age 89 of Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away the 10th of Jan, 2018. Jim was born in Simla, Colorado to James Roy and LaVerne B Cain on the 4th of Jan, 1929. Jim served in the USAF for 3 years and was married to Vera for nearly 64 yrs. They enjoyed traveling, gambling, and just being together. Jim was a man of faith, a 32nd degree Mason, and one hell of a bowler!! He leaves...
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Dean A. Carneal

August 18, 1936 - January 6, 2018

Dean A. CarnealBorn Aug. 18, 1936. Died Jan 6, 2018.Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Monte Carneal; two daughters, Kelly Clasen, and Teri Trafton; and his 2 grandchildren. Visitation, 10 am to 12 pm Jan 19, Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.Service, 12 pm Jan 19, Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
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Gerald D. Groth

September 27, 1927 - January 2, 2018

Gerald (Jerry) Dean Groth was born September 27, 1927 the third child of Charles Lewis Groth and Iva Fern (Smith) Groth in Rocky Ford, Colorado. He died January 2, 2018 at the age of 90 as a result of Pneumonia. Jerry was proceeded in death by his parents and four siblings, Charles Junior, Lawrence Kay, Richard Byron and Bonnie Lee Panneton. Survivors are; Ivy Lynn Honnen; sons, Steven Charles,...
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Meredith Francis Kesler

April 13, 1931 - December 31, 2017

FRANK KESLER 86 SMSG Meredith Francis (Frank) Kesler USAF (Ret) passed away peacefully in Colorado Springs, Colorado on December 31, 2017. Frank was born April 13, 1931 in Nebraska to Earl and Thelma (Roberts) Kesler and spent his childhood in the Tri-City area of Washington State. He was a proud retired Air Force Bronze Star Veteran with 28 years of service, including the Vietnam War. He loved...
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Leora M. HAAS

April 4, 1933 - December 31, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Kermit L. Carlsen

July 16, 1930 - December 29, 2017


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Betty S. Pritchett

September 3, 1942 - December 27, 2017

Betty S. PritchettBorn Sept. 3, 1942. Died Dec. 27, 2017.A longtime Colorado Springs resident, she is survived by her two sons, Paul Valdez, and Jose Moody Valdez; two daughters, Cynthia Falls, and Paula Falls; and a sister, Rhonda Marlin. Visitation, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, January 4, 2018, at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Funeral service, will follow at 11:00 AM with interment to take place at...
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Don Alan Frederick

September 20, 1965 - December 25, 2017

September 20, 1965 - December 25, 2017Don Alan "Mo" Frederick, Attorney at Law, age 52, long time Colorado Springs resident, peacefully went to be with the Lord on December 25, 2017. His loving parents were by his side when he passed. Donnie was born on September 20th, 1965 in Colorado Springs to Donald and Ann Frederick. Donnie spent most of his first 10 years living on Rock Creek Mesa. He and...
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William W. Tromble

June 15, 1932 - December 23, 2017

Dr. William W. Tromble, Sr.6/15/1932 - 12/23/2017"Bill" died at his apartment in Colorado Springs. He loved travel, symphony, tennis, chess, writing, and volunteering, and was a warm, loving, and friendly man.William was born in Madrid, NE to Rev. Ralph A. and Edna B. Tromble. Bill was inquisitive, learned quickly and in variety. He was absolute in responsibility to duty, which he practiced all...
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Helen B. Andrews

December 18, 1923 - December 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Betty Jean Moser

August 10, 1953 - December 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Giu Cha Cooper

December 12, 1942 - December 18, 2017

Giu Cha Cooper was called home to the Lord, and granted her angel wings, on December 18, 2017 at the young age of 75. She was surrounded by her loving family at her home in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Mrs. Cooper was born on December 12th 1942 in Busan, Korea. Mrs. Cooper loved her family, music, cooking, her little dogs, and the casino's!! She also enjoyed going on long drives, sauna, and making...
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Marjorie A. Walters

February 26, 1926 - December 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Molly Jane Monfette

February 20, 1937 - December 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Martha J. McClintick

August 26, 1931 - December 11, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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Helen E. Gress

December 23, 1923 - December 10, 2017

Helen E. Gress passed away on December 10, 2017. Helen was dearly loved by her family and friends. She will be greatly missed.Helen's funeral service and celebration of her life will be held on 11:00 AM, Monday, December 18, 2017 at The Sanctuary Church, 1930 W. Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904.In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to The Sanctuary Church.Funeral...
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Darlene Joyce Ringler

July 29, 1937 - December 4, 2017

Darlene Joyce (Bloodworth) Ringler, 80, died Monday December 4th, 2017 at Mitchell Village Care Center with her sister, Mary, lovingly by her side.A funeral service will be held at Memorial Gardens (3825 Airport Rd. Colorado Springs, CO) at 1:00 PM, Monday, December 11th with the family greeting friends before the service, starting at 11:00 AM.Darlene, the daughter of Hiram Bloodworth and...
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Thomas Edward Sackett

July 8, 1959 - November 29, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Emma Mondares Monasterio

March 14, 1951 - November 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Patricia Jane Lewis

August 26, 1932 - November 24, 2017

Patricia Lewis passed November 24th, 2017Patricia Jane Nuttall was born August 26th in Pittsburgh, PA, to Francis J "Frank" Nuttall and C. Elizabeth (Kelly) Nuttall.From first grade through High School, she lived in Clairton, PA.While attending college in Lutherville, MD (north of Baltimore), she met Charles Edward Lewis, who then was a Midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy. When Charles...
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Rose Anne Bockman

January 29, 1937 - November 23, 2017

Rose Anne Bockman, age 80, passed away November 23, 2017. She was married for 37 years to William E. Bockman, who preceded her in death. She is survived by her three children, Lorraine Bockman (Leonard Johnson), Mark Bockman, and Denise Bockman, as well as four grandchildren, Samuel Johnson, Jayden Johnson, William Bockman, and Daniel Bockman. Rose Anne was an avid reader, a lover of the arts,...
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Ruthelma M. PETER

July 19, 1936 - November 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Geraldine L. Griffith

April 24, 1928 - November 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Ronald Dean Clippinger

September 17, 1966 - November 19, 2017

Ronald Dean Clippinger, 51, of Colorado Springs, passed away unexpectedly on November 19, 2017.He is survived by his mother, Shirley Clippinger, daughter, Witney Clippinger, fiancée , Mary Jo Parelius, brothers, David & Don Clippinger, sisters, Susan Meyer, Linda McDaniel and Carol Clippinger, as well as mother to their child, Kelly Clippinger.Ron was very charming and loved by all who knew him. ...
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Glenn Carl Ruebke

November 26, 1940 - November 19, 2017

Glenn Carl Ruebke(1940-2017)Glenn, 76 Passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 in Colorado Springs. Glenn was born in Kansas on November 26, 1940 to the late Henry and Bertha (Lentz) Ruebke. He is survived by the love of his life Patricia Ruebke, Sons Brian Ruebke, David (Melissa) Archuleta, Gilbert (Robin) Archuleta, Daughters Deborah Blazek, and Sandra (Michael) Aguilar, Sister Dee Phillips,...
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Connor Lee Borland

June 11, 1981 - November 12, 2017

Connor L. BorlandJune 11, 1981 ~ November 12, 2017.Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife,Tammy Borland, son, Parker Borland, his father, Larry Borland, his mother, Barbara Borland; and a sister, Caitlin Smail. A visitation, will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 3825 Airport Road, Colorado Springs, CO. 80910,...
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Adam J. Gose

March 19, 1974 - November 12, 2017

Adam James Gose returned to his heavenly home on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the age of 43, after a short but fierce battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his wife and best friend of 9 years, Heather and their son Drew. Adam was born on March 19, 1974 in Las Cruces, N.M. where he spent the majority of his childhood and early adult life. He eventually relocated to Colorado Springs, CO in 2008,...
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Fermin Peewee Velasquez

July 19, 1955 - November 12, 2017

Peewee was born on July 19, 1955 in Monte Vista, Colorado, to Silver and Stella (Abeyta) Velasquez, Fermin "Peewee" Velasquez grew up in Colorado Springs and graduated from Palmer High School, while participating in many activities such as Folkloricos and Boxing at the Boys and Girls Club. On November 12, 2017 Peewee was called home to be with the Lord.Peewee was a million-dollar-man. Everyone...
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Zachary Adam Eli Rankin

June 10, 1988 - November 11, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Sean S. O'Grady

October 17, 1966 - November 11, 2017

Sean Sherman O'Grady passed away unexpectedly on November 11, 2017 at the age of 51 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was with his daughter Shawna getting ready to go on a long haul job and to visit his mother. Sean gave his life for his dog Pobear.Sean is survived by his mother Linda Styer of Menomonie WI, his brothers Jerry and Terry O'Grady, the love of his life Stacy O'Grady (Smith), his...
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Kimi T. ANDERSON

March 10, 1934 - November 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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David Crocket Johnston

May 22, 1922 - November 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Kaileighia Poche Victor-Daniel

November 7, 2017 - November 7, 2017

Kailéighia Poché Victor-Daniel passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 7, 2017. She is survived by her parents Stephanie and Shaughn, her grandparents: Sophia, Janelle and William. Aunt's: Sheena, Beth, Amanda, Melissa, Karina, Janet and Kaylyn. Uncle's: Madden, Zack and Damien. Cousins: Zayne and Skylar. Your whole family loves and misses you so dearly.Arrangements under the direction of...
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Paul Thomas Alesch

March 10, 1965 - November 6, 2017

Paul T. Alesch 1965-2017 Paul Alesch died peacefully on November 6, 2017. He is survived by his father, John, sister Mary (Scott,) brothers Joe (Ann,) Larry (Tammy,) and Francis. And many loved nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his mom, Mary and brother John. Paul was a true Colorado native. He loved all things Colorado, especially the sports teams. He was...
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John T. Bass

May 29, 1926 - November 5, 2017

John T. BassJohn Tracy Bass, 91, was born on May 29, 1926 in Oconee, IL to Edgar and Clara Bass. He passed away on November 5, 2017. He was the youngest of seven children, having three older brothers and sisters.John graduated from Pana (IL) High School in 1943. He promptly enlisted in the Navy and subsequently spent 32 months in the pacific Theater during WWII. He was proud to have served as a...
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Feliciana F. Tumbaga

January 21, 1920 - November 4, 2017

A longtime Colorado Springs resident, she is survived by her three sons, Alex Tumbaga, Jr., Ulysses Tumbaga, and Percival Tumbaga; and four daughters, Josephine Tabor, Adalia Francisco, Evelyn Aldas, and Pia Herman. Visitation, 11:00 to 2:00 PM, Saturday, November 11, 2017 and 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Friday, November 17, 2017 at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Graveside services, 2:00 PM, Friday,...
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James L. Meisman

July 25, 1942 - November 3, 2017

James Leon Meisman entered this world on July 25, 1942 in Hodgeman County, Kansas, born to Bernhard Meisman and Mabel Moon Meisman. Jim was the 7th of 11 children and was blessed to grow up with 5 brothers and 5 sisters. Jim left this world for a better one on the evening of the 3rd of November, 2017 in Peyton, CO surrounded by his wife, Theresa, children Gary Lee, Patricia Ann, Brenda Kay, and...
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Barbara Babette Speights

October 26, 1925 - November 3, 2017

Barbara Babbette Speights92 years old, she is survived by her three children; Karl (Karen) Speights, Norma Benedict and Edie Fidler. Grandchildren; Matthew (Petra) Speights, Renee (Jared) Thomas, Chris (Aimee) Benedict, Teri Davies and Lorrin Fidler. Great-grandchildren; Serena Davies, Kyle and Bradley Davies, Mackenzie Benedict, Sammy, Bailey and Sidney Benedict, Courtney and Corey Benedict,...
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Billy B. Dawson

July 17, 1937 - November 3, 2017

We will mourn the loss, and also celebrate the new life, of our dearly beloved uncle, great-uncle, great-great uncle and friend, Billy Bryan Dawson. Billy was born July 17, 1937 in Colorado Springs, to John Garland Dawson and Minnie Ennis (Caudill) Dawson. His family welcomed Billy's sister Carolyn two years later. Billy had many fun stories to share of growing up in Colorado...
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Teresa D. MARTINEZ

September 22, 1928 - November 1, 2017

Teresa D. Martinez Teresa Dina Martinez, 89, of Black Forest, Colorado, passed away in her home on November 1, 2017. She was born in Del Norte, Colorado on September 22, 1928, to Macedonio and Cleofes Lara. She married Max Martinez and they were blessed with two sons, John and Jim, and one daughter, Julie. Teresa was raised in the beautiful San Luis Valley and graduated from La Jara High...
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Joseph Robert Martinez

May 31, 1971 - October 29, 2017

Joseph Robert Martinez "Bubba" May 31, 1971 ~ October 29, 2017.Longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by six brothers, George Martinez, Larry Martinez, Henry Martinez, Benjamin Martinez, Thomas Martinez, and Julian Martinez; and six sisters, Kathy Martinez, Veronica Camacho, Anna Medina, Theresa Gallegos, Filda Martinez, and Janice Martinez. Visitation, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Friday, Memorial...
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Glenn R. Shinn

April 30, 1920 - October 23, 2017

Glenn R. Shinn, 97, of Colorado Springs, CO passed away on October 23, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Glenn was born April 30, 1920 in Caddoa, CO to the late Mason and Nona Shinn. Glenn worked for many years as an Accountant at the Air Force Academy. He is survived by his daughter, Debbie Bothwell, granddaughters, Sarah and Rachel Webber, as well his faithful canine companion, Princess. ...
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Barbara K. Hill

May 23, 1941 - October 20, 2017

Barbara "Kay" (Culpepper) Hill went home to be with the Lord on October 20, 2017, surrounded by her family in Colorado Springs, Colorado, at the age of 76.Kay is survived by her husband, Dr. Louis Hill; children, Mike Hill and Kim DeGraaf; siblings, Ronnie and Gene Culpepper; four grandchildren, Jen, Jordan, Ashton, and Logan; and one great-grandson, Dominic. She is preceded in passing by her...
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Robert E. Tittel

July 17, 1933 - October 20, 2017

Robert E. Tittel, 84, passed away peacefully Friday October 20th at his home in Colorado Springs due to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Bob was born July 17, 1933 in Russell County, Kansas to Clara (Dietz) and Herbert Tittel. He graduated from New Mexico Military Institute in 1951 and served in the US Army in Korea from 1953-55. After service in Korea, he returned to Colorado Springs and married...
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Louisa Estella Mascarenas

December 14, 1926 - October 20, 2017

Louisa E. Mascarenas December 14, 1926 - October 20, 2017Married Amos Mascarenas, February 11, 1946. To this union were born, Amos A., Ignacio G., Eutimio J., Melita Cheree & Leland R. Mascarenas. Preceded in death by her beloved husband and daughter; she was a grandmother to 12 and great-grandmother to many. Friend to many, student of the Bible and teacher of Bible classes.A visitation will be...
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Andrew A. Ratzlaff

November 10, 1917 - October 15, 2017

Andrew A Ratzlaff, 99, of Colorado Springs passed away on October 15, 2017 surrounded by family. He was born in Marion, South Dakota on November 10, 1917. Andy was married to Esther Engbrecht on May 4, 1941 in South Dakota and enjoyed more than 76 years of marriage. Andy was a farmer by trade when he entered the United States Army in 1942 during WWII. He was stationed at Camp Carson near Colorado...
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Glorine Laverne FAY

July 14, 1931 - October 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Carol Sue Williams

June 3, 1935 - October 12, 2017

Carol Sue (Nealey) Williams, age 82, passed away peacefully at home October 12th, 2017. Born June 3, 1935 at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane, WA to Duran B. and Mabel I. Nealey.Attended Washington State College in Pullman, WA where she met and married Lee B. Williams. Lee and Sue were married 60 years and had 4 children. In their 60 years together, they lived at over 25 addresses throughout the...
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Robert F. DeLong

April 21, 1921 - October 12, 2017

Lt. Col. Robert (Bob) DeLong Ret., passed away Oct. 12, 2017 at Liberty Heights Senior Community Center in his 96th year. Predeceased by his loving wife Virginia in 1995. Bob was born in Syracuse, NY in 1921 to Laura and Frederick DeLong. His family was one of the first to settle in upstate New York in the Mohawk Valley. After high school Bob married Ethal Lyons with whom they had a daughter...
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Joes Calvillo

March 19, 1949 - October 11, 2017

Joes H. CalvilloBorn March 19, 1949. Passed Away Oct. 11, 2017.Master Dental Technician, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by his wife, Bertha Estrada; ; a son, Rey Calvillo; ; three daughters, Mayra Vazquez, Lizzi Roldan, and Linda Baltazar; ; a brother, Jose De Jesus Calvillo; and three sisters, Felisa Dorado, Susan Bolanos, and Clotilde Calvillo as well 9 grandchildren and 1 great...
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Joes Calvillo

March 19, 1949 - October 11, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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Justin J. Betts

March 11, 1983 - October 10, 2017

Justin J. Betts, age 34, passed away peacefully on Tuesday October 10, 2017, in Chicago, IL after a short battle with cancer. He was born March 11, 1983, in Seymour, TX. He was a 2001 graduate of Throckmoron High School, 2011 graduate of Ashford University with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and Government, and was enrolled in Northern Illinois University's MBA program at the time of...
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Elmer F. Engle

July 11, 1922 - October 9, 2017

Elmer Engle passed away on October 9, 2017. Elmer was born in Cumberland, Maryland on July 11, 1922. He was in the Army Timber wolfs in WWII. Upon returning he was stationed at Fort Carson and met the love of his life Dorothy Cox. Elmer and Dorothy were married for 70 years. He is survived by his children, Chuck Engle, Sue Roman and Cheryl Meisner. His 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren....
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Angela Stover Beatty

August 22, 1926 - October 9, 2017

Angela Stover Beatty, passed away in Pueblo, Colorado, October 9, 2017. Angela was born in Tioga, Colorado to Emilio and Tomasita (Espinoza) Maes. Preceded in passing by her 9 siblings, her parents and special niece, Ramona Ohlin.Raised in Walsenburg, CO., she devoted herself as a young woman caring for her mother and nurturing her brother Herbie. Angie began her career as a legal secretary in...
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Donald Richard Kvols

August 2, 1929 - October 7, 2017

Donald Richard Kvols of Black Forest, CO passed away on October 7,2017. He was 88 years old. Born on August 2, 1929, Donald was the son of Kris and Othilde Kvols of Wisner, Nebraska. He married Eileen Hasenkamp on January 23, 1949 and had 5 children: Karen Cox of Estes Park, Kathy Tuck of Colorado Springs, Kelly Kvols of Colorado Springs, Kevin Kvols of Steamboat Springs and Kenneth Kvols of...
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Ernest L. Richmond

March 26, 1925 - October 7, 2017

Ernest Leroy Richmond of Colorado Springs passed away on October 7, 2017. A visitation will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 1-3 PM and a Funeral on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home & Cemetery, 3825 Airport Road in Colorado Springs.Ernest was born March 26, 1925, northeast of Grant, Nebraska, on a farm, to the late Harvey and Cynthia Erlewine...
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Robert Fisher

January 4, 1924 - October 6, 2017

Robert H. (Bob) Fisher, 93, beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully on October 6, 2017. He was born in Norton, Kansas, on January 4, 1924 to Fred & Edna Fisher, who preceded him in death, along with his brother, James Fisher. He married his first love, Edith Lorraine Helin, and raised two children. They shared 54 years of marriage before her passing...
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Michael C. Sena

September 16, 1928 - October 1, 2017

Michael C . Sena, 89, entered eternity October 1, 2017. Resident of Colorado Springs since 2007. He was born September 16, 1928 in Syracuse, Kansas to Mitchell and Serefina Sena. Survivors include his beloved wife Fern Beatrice Sena, four step children, several step grandchildren, sister Marceline (Juventino) Villarreal, brother David Sena, many fond nieces and nephews, extended family and...
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Rodolfo Sanchez

August 4, 1925 - October 1, 2017

Rodolfo "Fito" Sanchez 92 of Colorado Springs, CO. passed away on October 1, 2017. Rodolfo was born on August 4, 1925 to the late Silvano and Beatrice Sanchez in Chama, Colorado . He worked for many years as a cement finisher. He is survived by his son Michael (Becky) Sanchez, daughter Darlene Sanchez , 11 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren as well numerous...
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James Gregory Mason

February 9, 1960 - September 30, 2017

James was born in Queens, New York to Eva Hawkins and James Mason on February 9, 1960. He went by "Gregory" during his childhood and was also known as "Zak" by family and friends. He was the younger of two children. He attended high school at Erasmus Hall (Brooklyn) High School. Soon after graduating, he went on to work for the New York City Housing Authority. He was self-employed when he decided...
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Joseph Woodrow Nail

June 1, 1925 - September 26, 2017

Joseph Woodrow(JW) Nail, 92, retired Naval veteran and telephone company retiree, fell asleep in death on September 26, 2017, at home surrounded by family and friends. He was born on June 1, 1925 to Jesse and Lula Maud (Ray) Nail in Palisade, Colorado. He was baptized as one of Jehovah's Witnesses in 1986 and remained faithful until his death. He was proceeded in death by his parents, his eight...
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Jewarl Jay Owens

June 13, 1942 - September 18, 2017

Jewarl (Jay or JE) Owens, born June 13, 1942, lived a full life with family and friends. Jay, born in Arkansas excelled in many ways. He grew up baking in a family business. Moving to Security, Colorado he constructed many homes including the neighborhood he lived in. While in Michigan he enjoyed dirt track motorcycle racing and off road car racing in Colorado. Returning to Colorado in the early...
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Richard Howard Davidson

April 12, 1934 - September 17, 2017

In loving memory of Richard H. Davidson, who passed away September 17, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mary Ellen Davidson. He is also survived by his five children; Linda Lyon, Rick Davidson, Barb Hinkle, Sue Racek and Tom Davidson; 16 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren with two more on the way.Love you forever.
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Verlin L. Clodfelter

May 21, 1934 - September 15, 2017

Verlin L. ClodfelterA resident of Alamosa, passed away on September 15, 2017 in Pueblo, CO. A man of honor, Verlin served in the United States Air Force. Later he would go on to be the sole proprietor of Clodfelter Roofing. He spend many years with serval fraternal orders such as; Moose Lodge, American Legion, POW, VFW and the Eagles.Fishing was one of his favorite hobbies, along with barbecuing...
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Michael J. Cimino

June 1, 1941 - September 8, 2017

Michael James CiminoJune 1, 1941 - September 8, 2017Michael Cimino age 76, a native of Colorado Springs passed away on September 8, 2017. Michael was born on June 1, 1941 to Manuel Cimino and Emilia Varrone. Michael graduated from St. Mary's High School and married Janice Cimino in November 1963. They were happily married for 52 years.While he held many jobs throughout his life, he loved wood...
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Daniel Lucero

September 8, 2017

Born May 2, 1922 in La Garita, Colorado, Daniel Lucero died September 8, 2017 in Colorado Springs. He is survived by his 5 daughters; Isabel Abeyta, Vicky Abeyta, Rose Snow, Joyce Lucero and June Smith. He is also survived by 7 grandchildren, many many great-granchildren and 2 great-great-granchildren.
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Shirley L. Knott

April 23, 1935 - September 8, 2017

Shirley L. Knott was born April 23, 1935 in Colorado Springs, CO. to Jess R. Wilmot and Juanita Benzing. Shirley went to Heaven on Friday, September 8, 2017 peacefully with her family by her side. She is survived by her 3 daughters; Patty (Kelly), Sheryl (Will) and Michelle. She was a grandma to 7 grandchildren; Jessica, Nicole, Jayme, Charlie, Janessa, Zach and Garrett. She was a great...
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Hildegard B. Wagner

March 20, 1925 - September 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Hama S. Hamilton

January 1, 1926 - September 5, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Mike Sintas

June 1, 1931 - September 3, 2017

When novelists want to create a hero of Grandfatherly proportions, look no further than Mike Sintas. Growing up as an orphan in rural New Mexico, he harnessed the love he should've received. He held on to that love and gave it to his grandkids. He enjoyed taking them to school, making bologna sandwiches and carrying the babies like a football. Mike loved his life with "Hard Luck"...
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Wally Elizabeth Fox

May 29, 1928 - September 3, 2017

A long time resident of Colorado Springs, she is survived by her daughter, Christine Davis and her son, George Censner. A memorial service will be held, 11:00 AM, Monday, September 11, 2017 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church.In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 4125 Constitution Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80909
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Ana M. Amaro

May 14, 1930 - September 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Jane B. Eames

April 25, 1924 - August 28, 2017

Born April 25, 1924 in Glasgow, Scotland, Jane pass away Aug. 28, 2017 in Colorado Springs, ColoradoA longtime Colorado Springs resident she is survived by her two sons, David Eames, and Bruce Eames; and a daughter, Anne Eames. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, September 1, 2017, Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 3825 Airport Rd.In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to PEO...
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Winnie Miller

October 6, 1923 - August 27, 2017

WINNIE MILLEROctober 6, 1923 ~ August 27, 2017Services will be held Friday, September 1, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church at 11020 Teachout Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80908. Winnie will be laid to rest at Crystal Valley Cemetery in Manitou Springs, CO. Winnie is preceded in passing by her parents Frank and Victoria Trojan, 3 brothers; Edward, Chester and Edmund Trojan...
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Sara L. Toves

November 9, 1952 - August 26, 2017

Burial arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
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Darlene Myrtle Page

August 31, 1934 - August 26, 2017

Myrtle Darlene PageAugust 31, 1934 - August 26, 2017Darlene Page passed August 26, 2017, at home after a long illness. Darlene was in the loving comfort of her family. She left a large hole in our lives and is missed so very much. Darlene is survived by her daughter, Julie Hazel and Julie's son, Joseph Hazel, and her daughter, Jeannie "Princess Jeannie" Hazel-DeStefano and Jeannie's two sons,...
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Jack Edward Bernard

November 14, 1928 - August 26, 2017

Jack Edward Bernard, 88, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at Penrose St. Francis Hospital in Colorado Springs, CO. He was born on November 14, 1928, in Dayton, Ohio, to Albert E. and Delia M. Bernard.Jack grew up in the Corry, PA area. He graduated from Titusville High School in Titusville, PA, at the age of 16. After high school, he worked on the Great Lakes for the Coast Guard. At...
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Sarah Jane Radtke

March 10, 1959 - August 25, 2017

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Betty Ann Pokorney Proal

February 18, 1927 - August 23, 2017

Betty Ann Pokorney ProalFebruary, 18, 1927-August 23, 2017Betty Ann Pokorney Proal, devoted daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, peacefully passed August 23, 2017 while in the loving care of Pikes Peak Hospice at Penrose Hospital Main. She is survived by her sister, Marlea Pokorney; her three children, Cynthia Wasinger, Douglas Proal, and Pamela Jones, her six...
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Margaret E. Stoy

October 19, 1930 - August 23, 2017

Margaret E. Stoy, a 26 year resident of Colorado Springs, passed away August 23, 2017.She was born October 19, 1930 in Trenton, New Jersey to James Norton and Mary Goydan. She lived in Trenton most of her life before moving to Colorado.She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Eugene Stoy; daughter, Deb Kalbron (James) of Colorado Springs; 2 grandsons, Stephen (Jennifer) and Michael (Erin); one...
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Teresita D San Pedro

January 20, 1933 - August 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Emily Jean Brooks

February 27, 1989 - August 21, 2017

Emily Brooks, 28, passed into the arms of her loving Father, August 21, 2017, at Memorial Hospital North in Colorado Springs. Born February 27, to Patty Hildreth and Galen Hildreth, who survive her.Emily attended Palmer High School. Her passions were animals: dogs Angel & Wilbur, cat M.J. and Mom's cats Charlotte (Mrs. Monkey), Sophie, Jesse and Jack.Emily was a fan of the Oakland Raiders,...
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Debra Ann Long

April 21, 1957 - August 15, 2017

Debra Ann Long was born Debra Ann McCaa on April 21st, 1957 (Easter Sunday) at Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul, Illinois. From her first breath, she was a delight to her parents, Margaret and Johnnie McCaa. As an Air Force brat, she was constantly on the move . living in Illinois, Idaho, Nebraska, then Spain, then back to Nebraska... where she graduated from Bellevue East High School and...
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Kathleen Helen Langton

October 11, 1922 - August 14, 2017

Born October 11, 1922, our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother went to be with the Lord on August 14, 2017.Kathleen and her husband Bill moved to Colorado Springs in 1976 and were owners of Kay Floor Covering.She is survived by one sister, Elma Rediski of Tacoma, Washington; four children, Don Langton of Fountain CO, Linda Chambless of Fountain, CO and Pat Wolfe of Rogers, AR. 8...
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Silvia Gerlock

December 18, 1930 - August 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Funeral Home, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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