April 06, 1927 - - May 19, 2018
Margaret Cecelia Crane was born on April 6, 1927, in Pueblo, Colorado to Anthony Wayne Hamilton and Leona Ethel White.
She grew up in and around Canon City and lived her entire life in Colorado and rarely left the state. She attended school in Canon City and participated in the band playing the saxophone.
Margaret married Leroy Crane on February 24, 1947, and they were mar ...
October 16, 1939 - - May 17, 2018
Lloyd Byron (Bud) Moore went to be with our Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the age of 78. He was born October 16, 1939 in Spur, Texas to Jack and Nell Moore.
Lloyd was raised in Texas moving to Cañon City while in high school and went on to be a 1958 Cañon City High School graduate. In his youth he was a horse racing jockey, spent time rodeoing, could be found ...
December 24, 1951 - - May 16, 2018
Jeffry Ray Smith, 66, of Cañon City, passed away after a battle with cancer at St. Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo, Colorado, on May 16, 2018.
Jeffry was born on Christmas Eve in 1951 to Dr. Raymond E. Smith and Rita Mae (Archambeau) Smith in Detroit, Michigan.
Jeff moved to Colorado with his family at the age of 18 months. The family lived in the Denver area and Steamboat Sp ...
September 25, 1941 - - May 14, 2018
Samuel Elstun Sr
October 31, 1947 - - May 13, 2018
Samuel Paul Elstun Sr., 70, of Canon City passed away May 13, 2018. He was born October 31, 1947 in Sterling, Kansas to Walter and Irene (DeForrest) Elstun Sr.
Samuel joined the Army and retired after 21 years of service. During this time he married Lillian Janzen on April 1, 1968. They had two beautiful children, Sam Jr. and Sherry. Sam loved hunting and fishing and his gran ...
May 27, 1927 - - May 12, 2018
William F. Jackson, 90, of Canon City, passed away May 12, 2018, at the family home surrounded by a large and loving family. William “Bill” was born May 27, 1927, in Los Angeles, California to James and Lillie Jackson and grew up in the San Luis Valley, Colorado. - part of a large farming family.
Acquiring a pilot’s license while still in high school, Bill hoped to jo ...
Frederick Hornby Jr
November 27, 1947 - - May 11, 2018
Frederick O. “Fred” Hornby Jr. of Cripple Creek, Colorado passed away unexpectedly on May 11, 2018. Fred was born on November 27, 1947 in Lake Mills, Wisconsin to Frederick and Malinda Hornby.
He attended both grade school and high school in Lake Mills.
In 1967 Fred enlisted in the Marine Corp. and served in the Vietnam War. He received his 4th purple heart leaving Vietna ...
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 ...