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Wilda L. McCleary, 84

Wilda L. McCleary, 84, passed away on Feb. 26, 2015, in Pueblo. She is survived by her children, Karolyn (Steve) McKinsey, Kari (Bill) VanSickle and Bill (Celina) McCleary; grandchildren, Kelly McKinsey, Lindsie (Kenan) Sandifer, Jordan (Brenda) McCl ...more


Elmer N. Earley Jr., 94

Elmer N. Earley Jr., a former resident of Fowler, passed away Feb. 24 in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Fairfax, Virginia. He was 94. Between 1964 and 1970, the Reverend Earley served as pastor at the Fowler Christian Church.

B ...more


Raymond A. 'Lonnie' Worden Jr.

June 19, 1944 - Feb. 22, 2015

Raymond A."Lonnie" Worden Jr., 70, passed away Feb. 22, 2015, at his home in Fowler, Colorado, with his wife, Suzanne, by his side.

Ray was born June 19, 1944, in Miami Beach, Florida, to ...more


Henry Tyler

Henry Tyler, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Windsor.

Henry was born to Miles and Magdell Tyler on Nov. 19, 1933, in Claude, Texas. He was raised on a farm in Claude ...more


Bob L. Pfeiff, 77

Bob L. Pfeiff, 77, of Winona, Kansas, went to be with the Lord Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at St Catherine's Hospital due to complications of pneumonia. Bob was born Dec. 17, 1937, in Olney Springs, Colorado. He is the eighth of 10 children born to Otto a ...more


Donald R Morgan, 84

Donald R Morgan, 84, entered into eternal life Feb. 3, 2015. He was born in Arapahoe, Oklahoma. His parents were Clarence and Lena Mae (Stallings) Morgan of Oklahoma. His education was through the 12th grade, however, he did not stop there. He joined ...more


Marilyn Ruth Hazlett

Marilyn Ruth Hazlett, 62, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, at the Black Hills Works care center in Rapid City, South Dakota. She was the daughter of Charles and Else Hazlett, lifelong residents of Fowler. Marilyn spent the first 48 years of her life in F ...more


Thomas Arthur Romero, 64

Thomas Arthur Romero, 64, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Greeley where he was currently living. He was born on Feb. 1, 1950, in Fowler to Don and Frances Romero.

He is preceeded in death by his parents Don and Frances ...more


Darrel L. Radacy, 48

Darrel L. Radacy was born Feb. 6, 1966, in Pueblo, Colorado, to Larry and Diane (Reetz) Radacy. He passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at the Weatherford Hospital in Weatherford, Oklahoma, at the age of 48. Darrel graduated from Pueblo County High Sch ...more


Patsy Carrol McDonel Valliant

Nov. 23, 1938 - Dec. 22, 2014

Patsy Carrol McDonel Valliant, 76, a resident of Crowley County, went to be in God's mansions on Dec. 22, 2014. She was born on Nov. 23, 1938, at Roaring Springs, Texas, a little community about 15 ...more


Robert "Bob" Tuttle, 80

Robert Lauren Tuttle, 80, died unexpectedly in his sleep Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at his home near Fowler. He had been active in the community on the day before his death and sent an email to friends about 4:30 on the morning of his death.



Rachel V. Barnard, 100

Rachel V. Barnard, 100, from Fowler, passed away on Dec. 12, 2014. Rachel was born on Jan. 19, 1914, to parents Dan W. and Mary Ellen Jones. The family moved from Protection, Kansas, when Rachel was 5 years old to Rocky Ford, where she graduated from ...more


M.E. "Mike" Prever

Puget Island resident M.E. "Mike" Prever died on Nov. 23, 2014, at Longview Home Health and Hospice Center. He was born on Dec. 23, 1931, to Charles and Myrtle Prever in Floris, Iowa. He graduated from Fowler High School in 1949 and served in the Nav ...more


Ronald Vernon McLucas, July 5, 1933 - Oct. 25, 2

Ronald Vernon McLucas passed into the presence of his Lord on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in the Good Shepherd Hospice House, Lakeland, Florida. Ronald was born on July 5, 1933 to Harold Vernon McLucas and Audrene Mildred (Jacobs) McLucas in Des Moines, ...more


Ruth L. States Rumsey, Aug. 8, 1925 - Oct. 13, 2

Ruth L. States Rumsey, 89, passed away on Oct. 13, 2014, in Pueblo West, Colorado.

Born on Aug. 8, 1925, at home in Cheraw, Colorado, to Frank and Brewer States.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, D.R ...more


Brandon Tyler Switser

June 18, 1987 - Jan. 1, 2014

Brandon Tyler (Lizzard) Switser was born on June 18, 1987, in Pueblo, Colo. He died unexpectedly at his home in Pueblo on Jan. 1, 2014. Brandon is survived by the love of his life, Dennison Browne; his moth ...more


Beverly Ann Bauserman, 83

Beverly Ann Bauserman, 83, of Manzanola, Colo., passed away Sunday, Dec. 15, peacefully, at her residence. Beverly was born in Sugar City, Colo., on Oct. 22, 1930, a daughter of the late Sylvia Opal (LeGrande) and Frank William Hall. She graduated fr ...more


Joan Kay Vibber, 77

Joan Kay Vibber, 77, wife of the late Dr. Larry Vibber entered into rest after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, in Castle Rock, Colo. She was born in Denver on Nov. 16, 1935. Joan was the daughter of the late Eddie (E ...more


Donald Eugene Perry

Donald Eugene Perry Sr., 83, of Fowler, Colo., entered into eternal rest Oct. 11, 2013. Don peacefully passed away at Sangre de Cristo Hospice. He was born Dec. 4, 1929, in Fowler to Robert and Bonita Perry. He joined the USAF in 1950 where he served ...more


Donald W. Henderson

Donald W. Henderson, 68, passed away October 15, 2013 at his Fowler home. He was born on July 22, 1945 in Pueblo to Vergil & Flora Dee (Murdock) Henderson. Donald was in the United States Marine Corps for 22 years as an aircraft ordnance technician ...more


Magdalena Loretta Armijo

Magdalena Loretta Armijo, of Fowler, entered into rest Oct. 3, 2013, at her home in Fowler. She was born Nov. 4, 1958, in Raton, N.M., to Frank and Alice Armijo. She was 54 years of age. Magdalena is survived by her children, Elizabeth Armijo of Alam ...more


Esther Lucille (Riemenschneider) Varner

Esther Lucille (Riemenschneider) Varner, 72, of Manzanola passed away on Sept. 28, 2013, in Pueblo, Colo., due to complications from surgery. She was born Jan. 1, 1941, in Rocky Ford to Simon and Esther (Proaps) Riemenschneider. She married Eugene Va ...more


Wanda Lee Lanier, 71

Wanda Lee Lanier, 71, passed away Sept. 28, 2013, in Canon City, Colo. She was born in Eugene, Ore., on Oct. 8, 1941, to Alfred and Doris (Callison) Lanier. Ms. Lanier is survived by her children, Pamela Jolene Bryant, Paula Jeanette Belden, and Clyd ...more


Francis Olsen, 100

Francis Olsen of Wray, Colo., passed away on Sept. 20, 2013, at the Hillcrest Care Center in Wray, Colo., at the age of 100 years, 5 months and 16 days. Born on April 4, 1913 on the family homestead, to Henry and Hulda (Seipp) Olsen, southeast of Roc ...more


Robert (Rob) Poulignot, 53

Robert (Rob) Poulignot, 53, passed away unexpectedly on Sept., 18, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Marla; three children, Renee (Rory) Carnes, Zac (Clarissa) Tyler, and Paige Poulignot; his father, Bob Poulignot; four brothers, Kenny Morgan, Dave ( ...more


Mary L. Manyik

Mary L. Manyik of Aurora, Colo., passed way Saturday morning, Sept. 21, 2013. Mary was born to Andy and Lucy Kochis of Matheson, Colo., on Dec. 16, 1923. She Married Paul Manyik on Feb. 18, 1942. They had three children - Raymond Paul, Judy Irene (Fo ...more


Virginia Harris, 93

Virginia Harris, 93, died Sunday evening, Aug. 11, 2013. At the time of her passing she was a resident of Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center West Nursing Home in La Junta. Virginia was a longtime resident of Fowler, having lived there 70 years. ...more


Joseph "Sam" Palomino, 66

Joseph Samuel Palomino, 66, of Las Animas, Colo., passed away July 8, 2013, at Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center in La Junta, Colo. He was better known to most people as "Sam." Sam was born on October 10, 1946, in Las Animas to Adolf and Ramo ...more


Darlene A. Barkshire, 83

Darlene A. Barkshire, 83, of Fowler, passed away on July 15, 2013, at the Fowler Health Care Center. Arrangements are pending through Peacock-Larson Funeral Home and Arkansas Valley Crematory. ...more


Helen Hardee 94

Helen Hardee 94, of Fowler, Colo., passed away peacefully on June 4, 2013 in Colorado Springs, Colo. Helen was born in Ideal, Colo., to Archie and Elizabeth (Drysdale) Topping. She was the eighth of ten children born into a coal-mining family. Helen ...more


Ruth Gonzales, 81

Ruth Gonzales, of Fowler, Colo., entered into rest May 11, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was born Feb. 14, 1932, to Sabino and Nasarina Aragon in Maxwell, N.M. She was 81 years old. Ruth is survived by her husband of 62 years, Jose ...more

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