February 14, 1932 - - March 02, 2018
Richard G. Mills, 86, a resident of Florence passed away March 2, 2018. He was born in Richmond, Virginia on February 14, 1932 to the late Major Henry P. Mills and Sissie (Atkins) Mills.
Richard joined the U.S. Army at the age of 16 ½ where he eventually trained at Fort Bragg with the 82nd Airborne Division. He served three tours during the Korean War. He was part of the 187t ...
February 22, 1934 - - March 01, 2018
Georgeanna (Georgia) Jo Oxnam was born on February 22, 1934 in Salina, Kansas and passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018.
Georgia enjoyed travel, scenic drives, Denver Broncos, Nuggets and the Colorado Rockies. She was very accomplished at cross stitch and was blessed with many wonderful friends and neighbors. Her spunky and quick sense of humor was enjoyed by all who knew her.
June 29, 1936 - - March 01, 2018
John William Blackburn, 81, of Canon City passed away March 3, 2018. He was born on June 29, 1936 to Woodrow and Nora (Murphy) Blackburn in Larned, Kansas.
John is survived by his wife, Barbara (Wood) Blackburn of Canon City; sons, Jim(Lori) of Fulton New york, William(Sandy) of Glenrock, Wyoming, Bart of Caldwell, Idaho, Michael (Brooke) of Susanville, California; sisters, S ...
June 29, 1933 - - February 26, 2018
Mary Alice (Printz) Newton, 84, formerly of Pueblo, Canon City and Littleton, Colorado passed away February 26, 2018 at TRU Hospice of Northern Colorado in Greeley. Mary Alice was born to Ralph L. Printz and Alice A. (Bloedel) Printz on June 29, 1933 at the family home in Pueblo, Colorado.
Mary Alice was the youngest of three daughters. The family moved to Canon City, where she ...
March 18, 1940 - - February 25, 2018
Harold Dean Whitehorn died February 25, 2018 after a brief battle with brain cancer. He was born March 18, 1940 in Stillwater, Oklahoma to Charley D. and Dorothy (Smoot) Whitehorn. Harold grew up in Oklahoma, Oregon and Colorado as his father worked for the Bureau of Indian Affairs. He graduated from Montezuma-Cortez High School in 1958.
Harold was in the United States Army, ...
October 01, 1944 - - February 24, 2018
Jerry Johnson, born October 1, 1944 in Pueblo, Colorado, passed away February 24, 2018 peacefully at home in Canon City, Colorado.
Born to Keith Bratton and Louise (Buell) Johnson, he graduated from South High School in Pueblo. He then enlisted in the Marine Corp where he served in Vietnam and finished the remainder of his service playing in the Marine Corp Band.
He married R ...
April 24, 1950 - - February 24, 2018
Imelda Eileen Watkins, 67, passed away February 24, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 24, 1950 to Andrew and Caroline Kuretich.
Imelda will be deeply and dearly missed as she touched many in her unique and special way. Imelda loved horseback riding, woodworking, painting, watching clouds, family gatherings and trips to the mountains.
She is survived by he ...
February 03, 1943 - - February 23, 2018
Walter “Woody” Woods went to his eternal home on February 23, 2018.
Woody was a Colorado native born on the western slope to Walter Woods and Ruth (Pettengil) Woods.
He served nine years and three tours in Vietnam and enjoyed being an aircraft mechanic in the Navy. Woody was also a class A welder and worked hard his entire life.
Woody had an exuberant attitude and was lik ...
August 08, 1941 - - February 22, 2018
Barbara Anne Hudson was born August 8, 1941 in Alma, Michigan to John
and Florence Bennett. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Jay
Hudson, four children (Doug, Diana, Dan, and Jay), eight grandchildren, two
great grandchildren, her sister Carol and brother Jim. Her and her
husband moved to Cañon City, Colorado in 1982 where she continued her
career occupation as a CNA ...
December 11, 1953 - - February 20, 2018
Vera Lou Thompson, 64, of Florence, passed away February 20, 2018. She was born December 11, 1953 in Raton, New Mexico to Frank B Trujillo and Lucy B. (Garcia) Trujillo.
Vera was a woman of strong faith who enjoyed playing the piano at her church as well as at home. She loved traveling with her husband Cliff and their dog JoJo. Vera had a passion for gardening and loved shari ...