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 ...
May 12, 1954 - - September 13, 2013
Lawrence Albert Simmons, age 59, of Canon City, Colorado, went home to be with the Lord on September 13, 2013 in Canon City after a short illness.
Larry was born in Denver, Colorado on May 12, 1954 to Donald L. Simmons and Joyce Alene (Dallas) Simmons.
Larry accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior at the age of 12 and was baptized by his Grandpa Austin Dallas. He grad ...
October 09, 1942 - - September 12, 2013
Stephen Vantine, 70, passed away on September 12, 2013 in Penrose, CO. He was born October 9, 1942 in Lincoln, Nebraska to Glen and Bernice (Harrah) Vantine.
Stephen served two tours in Vietnam as a corpsman with the Medevac Chopper Corps. He flew 105 missions receiving five air medals and the Bronze Star with Oak Leaf cluster. He retired from the Navy after 27 years as a ch ...
Letha Hood Latham
November 01, 1911 - - June 24, 2013
Letha Belle Hood Latham of Cotopaxi, Colorado passed away June 24, 2013 at Columbine Manor in Salida, Colorado at the age of 101. Letha was the daughter of George and Maude Griffin Hood, born November 1, 1911 in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Letha married Wilbur Clyde Latham December 24, 1928. She and Clyde homesteaded north of Cotopaxi, Colorado in 1934 along with Clyde’s parent ...
March 14, 1926 - - June 23, 2013
Cleveland Harrison Bostick, 87, passed away June 23, 2013 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was born in Titasville, Florida on March 14, 1926 to Cleveland H. and Foy (Eventors) Bostick. Cleveland was a longtime resident of Westcliffe, Colorado. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Cleveland served in the United States Navy. He was united in marriage to Florence A. Misc ...
July 31, 1960 - - June 22, 2013
Gayle “Butch” Olomon, 52, passed away June 22, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born in Canon City, Colorado on July 31, 1960 to Grover N. and Helen M. (Patterson) Olomon.
Butch lived in Canon City his whole life. He graduated from Canon City High School in 1979. Butch married Debbie Atchison on October 24, 1996 in Lake Tahoe, NV. He was a devoted and loving ...
July 24, 1932 - - June 20, 2013
Betty Gotte, 80, passed away June 20, 2013. She was born in Claremore, Oklahoma on July 24, 1932 to Millard and Lottie Curtsinger.
She was united in marriage to William Gotte on May 19, 1951.
Betty was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi since 1964. She worked at a school for special needs children and adults for many years. She also worked for MorValue. Betty was active in squ ...