September 28, 1918 - - July 12, 2017
Agnes Lillian “Lilly” Murphy Chadwick, born September 28, 1918 to Arch and Hattie Murphy, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 12, 2017.
After graduating from high school in Kansas in 1938, Lilly came to Canon City and decided to make it her home. She met Harold Chadwick and the two were married on October 6, 1940. She was a long time member of the VFW, the Royal N ...
December 19, 1932 - - July 10, 2017
Nancy Nepp Gabella (née Nancy Lou Nepp), a 40-year resident of Cañon City, Colorado, passed away July 10, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado where she had been hospitalized. Nancy was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on December 19, 1932.
At Albert Lea High School, Nancy excelled in archery, basketball and math. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from the Un ...
May 18, 1934 - - July 09, 2017
Max Irvin McDonald, 83, of Williamsburg, Colorado, met his Saviour face to face July 9, 2017. He was born May 18, 1934 in New Augusta, Mississippi to Dewey and Roberta McDonald.
He served 23 years in The United States Air Force, working primarily as a Nuclear Weapons Specialist. He loved the culture and landscape of his beloved Southwest and especially enjoyed eating green chil ...
January 17, 1939 - - July 01, 2017
Judith A. Parrahm, 78, of Florence, passed away July 1, 2017 in Pueblo. She was born in Denver on January 17, 1939 to Vernon and Willa (Loffmark) Parrahm, who preceded her in death.
Judy is survived by her children, Virginia “Ginny” (David) Read, Wendy (Charlie) Chapman, Rob (Karen) Brown, Lisa (Lee) Schomburg; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; numerous exten ...
January 31, 1934 - - June 29, 2017
Nancy Lee Kemper, 83, of Canon City, passed away June 29, 2017. She was born in Florence, Colorado on January 31, 1934 to Carl and Thelma Fisher. She grew up in Canon City and married Orville W. Kemper on September 8, 1951. They moved to Moab, Utah, in 1965 and lived there until they retired. They then lived in Twin Falls, Idaho, for ten years until returning to Canon City ...
July 16, 1961 - - June 25, 2017
Dora Jean Hall, 55, passed away June 25, 2017 in Canon City. Born July 16, 1961 in Gunnison, Colorado to Wayne and Jeraldine Bloxham, she was one of 5 children.
Dora was preceded in death by both parents, and is survived by her children, Philip J. Hall, Katalena McNew, and Maria Hall; sisters, Dinah Shores, Donna Brown, and Roseanna Alvarez; brothers, Wayne Bloxham and Philip B ...
October 13, 1925 - - June 24, 2017
Anthony Andy Zupan passed away peacefully on June 24, 2017, in Canon City, CO at the age of 91. Tony will be greatly missed by all of his surviving family and friends.
Tony was born October 13, 1925, in Chandler, Colorado. He was preceded in death by his father, Anton Zupan, and mother, Antoinette Zupan; his brothers Joseph Zupan and Carl Zupan; and sisters Elsie Zupan, Joseph ...
October 08, 1974 - - June 23, 2017
Justin Canterbury, born October 8, 1974 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Boyd and Lee Canterbury, passed away on June 23, 2017 in the comforts of his home.
Justin was preceded in death by his grandparents, Roy and Beneta Canterbury. He is survived by his parents, Boyd and Lee Canterbury; his fiancé, Rhayme Goddard; brother, Rod; sisters, Christi (Kevin), and Dana; nephews, Hay ...
Charles Wendt Jr
April 04, 1925 - - June 22, 2017
Charles Emmett Wendt, Jr. was born on April 4, 1925 in Los Angeles, California to Estelle and Charles Emmett Wendt, Sr. and died on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Bruce McCandless Veterans Community Living Center in Florence, Colorado.
Charles grew up in Lubbock, Texas and graduated from Lubbock High School in 1942. Upon graduation, he enlisted in the United States Navy and ...
September 21, 1929 - - June 22, 2017
Phyllis Evelyn Colarelli, 87, passed away June 22, 2017 in Canon City, Colorado. Born September 21, 1929 in Leadville, Colorado to Evelyn Holmes and Leona (Warren) Holmes, she was united in marriage to Anthony D. Colarelli in May 1959 in Clayton, New Mexico. She retired from Mountain Bell. Phyllis was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church; she belonged to the Sweet Adelin ...