January 20, 1947 - - October 03, 2017
Jimmie Sue Wiedoff, age 70, went to be with the Lord Jesus on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the Hildebrand Care Center, a loving care facility, in Canon City, Colorado. She was born in Brownsville, Tennessee in 1947, to James Doyle and Mary Nell (Wright). She moved with her family to Peoria, Arizona on July 4, 1950 and attended Peoria School District from Kindergarten through 1 ...
November 21, 1936 - - September 28, 2017
Richard L. Cunningham, 80, of Canon City, went to be with his Lord and Savior September 28, 2017. He was born November 21, 1936 in Canon City.
Richard served in the United States Air Force from 1955 to 1959. He was an active member and elder at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Canon City. He enjoyed bowling and fishing and he loved his family dearly.
He is survived by the lov ...
July 22, 1926 - - September 22, 2017
Jake Montoya, 91, of Canon City, passed away September 22, 2017. Vigil Service, 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 27, St. Michael Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial, 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 28, St. Michael Catholic Church, Reverend Jesse Perez as Celebrant. Interment to follow at Lakeside Cemetery. Services entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.
June 26, 1916 - - September 19, 2017
Evelyn Margaret Capps passed away September 19, 2017 at the age of 101 years. She was born June 26, 1916 in Scribner, Nebraska to Fred and Louise Marx. In her young adult life, she left Scribner by train, moving to Burlington, Colorado to be closer to her sister. She found employment with Mountain Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company and met her future husband, Robert A. Capps ...
October 19, 1930 - - September 18, 2017
Arthur Marrell Ormond, 86, of Canon City, passed away September 18, 2017 at Bruce McCandless State Veterans’ Nursing Home, in Florence. He was born October 19, 1930 in Boulder, Utah to Glen and Ruby (Alvey) Ormond.
Arthur was very active with the Back Country Horseman’s Club, where he was a board member. He also competed in team penning for over 5 years. His horse named B ...
May 07, 1935 - - September 16, 2017
Shirley L. Sasser, 82, of Canon City, went to be with her Lord and Savior September 16, 2017. She was born May 7, 1935 in Salida, Colorado to Vernon and Lucille (Paquette) Lyons. On September 2, 1951, Shirley was united in marriage to Robert Sasser, in Raton, New Mexico.
Shirley was a homemaker for most of her life but also spent time working as a bookkeeper for Bob Sasser Tr ...
January 20, 1918 - - September 15, 2017
Ila Iola Firkins Matz passed away peacefully at Hildebrand Care Center on September 15, 2017, just four months short of her 100th birthday. Ila was born to Willis and Mary Ann Firkins on a cold and snowy night at home on January 20, 1918, at the corner of Cherry and Raynolds in Canon City. Dr. Webb was in attendance. She was a sickly baby and was not expected to live long. She ...
November 29, 1932 - - September 13, 2017
Peggy J. Zupan passed away peacefully in her home with family and special caregivers at her side, after a courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. Peggy was born to Frank and Nona (Day) Bradley on November 29, 1932, in Wellington Texas. She moved to Fremont County shortly after birth, where she lived most of her life. She was preceded in death by her father, Frank Bradley, h ...
June 15, 1935 - - September 12, 2017
Eli Daniel “Dan” Mestas passed away September 12, 2017. He was born June 15, 1935 in Florence, Colorado to Eli Mestas and Sally Blanchard and was raised by his grandparents, Ben and Julia Leyba.
He proudly worked as a Transportation Manager at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs for over 36 years. Dan was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, and friend. He fondl ...
April 10, 1991 - - September 10, 2017
Our son, Joseph Tyler Dohrmann, passed away September 10, 2017 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born April 10, 1991 in Canon City, Colorado.
Joseph (Joey) learned to love the Colorado mountains, which he shared with his family. He desired to pass on his love of outdoor activities to his son, Joseph Paul Dohrmann, whom he loved with all his heart. His love of the wilderness ...