July 09, 1941 - - April 22, 2017
John Edwin Pospahala was received in the arms of Jesus on April 22, 2017. He was born July 9, 1941 in Walsenburg, Colorado to William and Susan Pospahala.
John spent his younger years in Victor and Westcliffe Colorado. He graduated from Custer County High School in 1959. After serving four years in the U.S. Air Force, he settled in Colorado Springs as a Sheet Metal Worker w ...
September 01, 1931 - - April 21, 2017
Doris A. Finn, 85, formerly of Canon City, CO died April 21, 2017 at Morton Co. Hospital in Elkhart, KS. She had recently moved to Richfield, KS to live with her son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Diane Finn.
Doris was born September 1, 1931 in Depew, OK to Herbert Scott Hunt and Hazel Madge Smith. She had one brother, Jim Hunt, and two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Ray and Margaret ...
March 17, 1932 - - April 18, 2017
William R. Tuttle, 85, of Canon City, passed away April 18, 2017.
Bill was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts on March 17, 1932 to Leo Tuttle and Jesse Guittar.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Tuttle, of Canon City, CO; sons, William Robert Tuttle, of Fitchburg, MA, John Michael Tuttle, of Pudechah, CT, Daniel George Tuttle, of Fortsmouth, NH, Mark Tuttle, of Charlestown, M ...
July 28, 1924 - - November 06, 2013
Marie Gentina Hardesty, 89, passed away November 6, 2013 in Bedford, TX. She was born in Boulder, CO on July 28, 1924 to Ubaldo and Angela Merlino.
Marie was raised and educated in Canon City, and on June 24, 1944, she was united in marriage to Louis Warren Hardesty. Due to her husband’s profession, she traveled and relocated extensively. This afforded her the opportunity of ...
March 02, 1920 - - October 12, 2013
Frances Marie Horvath, born March 2, 1920, went to join her husband Alex Horvath and our Heavenly Father at 8:35 p.m., Saturday, October 12, 2013.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Smith; son-in-law, Delbert Smith; grandson, Damon Smith; granddaughter-in-law, Lauren Smith and three great grandchildren; Alexander, Abbie-lyn and Alora Smith.
This truly amazing woman lived ...
January 13, 1931 - - October 10, 2013
Netha Mae Hemmert went home on 10/10/2013. She passed peacefully at her home in Manassa CO surrounded by her loved ones following a courageous lengthy battle with cancer which she fought with grace and dignity. Netha was born in Oakley Kansas on January 13, 1931.
Surviving family members are Daughter, Jackie (Richard Martin), Son, Rex Hemmert (Chris); Grandchildren Shannon R ...
July 24, 1954 - - October 09, 2013
Joseph G. Gonzales, 59, of Kennewick, Washington passed away on October 9, 2013. He was born July 24, 1954, in Florence, Colorado. He Graduated from Florence High School in 1973.
Joe worked for many years helping the United States Army destroy chemical weapons made during the Cold War. He came to Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility (UMCDF) in January 2000 after working s ...
June 29, 1935 - - September 16, 2013
Demetria C. DuMond, 78, passed away September 16, 2013 in Canon City, CO. She was born in Laredo, Texas on June 29, 1935 to Anthony & Rosa Chandarlis.
Dee married the love of her life Jim DuMond on August 29, 1964. From this marriage they had one daughter, Cynthia. She worked as a registered nurse for 23 years. She was a volunteer for St. Thomas More hospital for six years. ...
May 09, 1931 - - September 14, 2013
Zelpha Mae Brassea, 82, of Coal Creek, Colorado passed away September 14, 2013 in Canon City, CO. She was born in Florence, Colorado May 9, 1931 to Wilbur and Verdie (Carter) Lewis.
Mae spent most of her time taking care of her family. In the 1960’s she worked at the Florence Hotel and The Frying Pan restaurants waiting tables and cooking desserts. Her many hobbies includ ...
September 13, 2013
Margaret “Maggie” Egan Mistry, of Penrose, transitioned on her celestial journey on Friday, September 13, 2013. She was born to Margaret (Ferenci) Egan and Joseph Egan in New York.
Margaret was always full of life, had a positive attitude, loving and kind to all people and animals, and had a unique ability to make everyone feel special and loved.
Margaret earned her first ...