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(UPDATED INFO)  Roe S. Telfer…April 21, 1948 – April 10, 2017

(UPDATED INFO) Roe S. Telfer…April 21, 1948 – April 10, 2017

   A memorial service with military honors for lifelong Holly and Lamar resident, Roe S. Telfer will be held 10:00AM on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Pastor Paul Floyd of the High Plains Fellowship Church officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date at the Holly Cemetery.   Per Roe’s […]

Walter H. Entz…September 20, 1936 – April 12, 2017

Walter H. Entz…September 20, 1936 – April 12, 2017

A graveside celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Walter H. Entz will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the Fairmount Cemetery with Pastor Harold Bohl officiating. Per Walter’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Walter was born on September 20, 1936 at Syracuse, Kansas to […]

Annual Father-Daughter Dance Benefits Local Good Grief Group

Annual Father-Daughter Dance Benefits Local Good Grief Group

A check for $2,600 was presented to Roni Vallejos, Child Life Specialist and Good Grief Coordinator this past Friday, March 10th by the Southern Plains Father Daughter Dance Committee.  The proceeds were from the second annual dance held January 21st at the Lamar Elks Lodge and will be used to continue Vallejos’s work with children […]

Maxine Harper…January 29, 1927 – February 16, 2017

Maxine Harper…January 29, 1927 – February 16, 2017

A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Maxine Harper will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, February 24, 2017 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Bon May officiating. Interment will follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Maxine was born on January 29, 1927 at Kansas City, Missouri to Joseph Buchannan and Hazel D. (Smith) Northcutt and […]

SECPA-/-SECOM Donations Make a Difference

SECPA-/-SECOM Donations Make a Difference

    Each year, SECPA and SECOM assist area groups with an annual donation and this past Wednesday, January 18th, four local groups received $500 each from the companies. Jack Johnson, CEO, said the four are Lamar Area Hospice, Toys for Tots and the fire departments of Lamar and Towner. “We try to give donations […]

Dixie McGrath Munro…July 2, 1917 – December 6, 2016

Dixie McGrath Munro…July 2, 1917 – December 6, 2016

  A Memorial Service for lifetime Lamar resident and high school educator, Dixie M. Munro will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 14, 2017 at the Lamar United Methodist Church with Mike Woelk, Reverend Kathy Leathers and Reverend Barbara Johns-Schleicher officiating. Mrs. Munro’s ashes have been buried next to her parents at Fairmount Cemetery. […]

Hospice Receives Holiday Donation

Hospice Receives Holiday Donation

  Back Row: Becky Osborne Hospice, JoDell Rodgers Hospice, Shirley Smith Committee, Holly Burton Committee, Denise Carder Committee, Patty Emick Committee, Kinley Emick Committee.  Seated: Sabre Reinhart Committee, Deb Pelley, Rose Ann Yates Committee. Not Pictured: Linda Thompson, Mike Marinac, Robbie Sue Young, Lisa Carder, Natasha Morris, Cheryl Preisser, Megan Grett and Lisa McCullough. The […]

Shooting Event Becomes Annual Fund Raiser

Shooting Event Becomes Annual Fund Raiser

The Lamar Area Hospice received a $10,000 check recently, compliments of a one-day sporting clays/trap shoot event sponsored by the Southeast Colorado Two Shot Goose Hunt organization. According to Rose Ann Yates, what was to have been a simple, day-long event held in memory of her late husband, Robert “Spanky” Yates, started with only seven […]

Steve Hoodenpyle…March 20, 1950 – December 10, 2016

Steve Hoodenpyle…March 20, 1950 – December 10, 2016

    A celebration of life service for Longtime Lamar, Colorado resident, Steve Hoodenpyle, will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday December 15, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel in Lamar with Pastor Paul Floyd of the High Plains Fellowship Church. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Lamar. Visitation for Steve will be […]

Bob Idler…May 2, 1929 – December 7, 2016

Bob Idler…May 2, 1929 – December 7, 2016

A celebration of life service for lifetime Prowers County resident, Bob Idler, will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday December 10, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel in Lamar with Ian Blacker of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. Burial will follow in the Veteran’s Section of Fairmount Cemetery with full military honors under the auspices […]

Funds From Beers and Brats for Boobies Continue to Surpass Previous Donations

Funds From Beers and Brats for Boobies Continue to Surpass Previous Donations

Area residents have been consistent in their support of the Lamar Area Hospice organization, and a $20,000 donation from the Beers and Brats for Boobies Committee is a confirmation of that loyalty. During the December 7th presentation, organizer Megan Grett said she was overwhelmed by the amount donated this year, “We started our first year […]

Ken McDermed…September 5, 1948 – November 29, 2016

Ken McDermed…September 5, 1948 – November 29, 2016

    A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Ken McDermed will be held at 11:00AM on Saturday, Decemeber 3, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Jerry Ellis of the First Southern Baptist Church officiating. Per Ken’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Ken was born […]

Marjorie May Davis…June 8, 1926 – November 27, 2016

Marjorie May Davis…June 8, 1926 – November 27, 2016

  Services for Marjorie May Davis of Lamar are set for 1pm, Friday, December 2nd with Brown Funeral Home in Eads, Colorado.  Mrs. Davis passed away November 27, 2016 at Weisbrod Extended Care Unit in Eads.  She was 90 years old. Visitation will be from 10am until service time at the First Baptist Church in […]

Susie E. Smith...January 17, 1925 - November 15, 2016y

Susie E. Smith…January 17, 1925 – November 15, 2016y

Funeral services for longtime Holly, Colorado resident Susie Smith will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado with Pastor Eugene Birt and grandson Clint Tyler officiating. Interment will follow in the Holly Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. on Friday, November […]

Lorraine “Lori” Simons…April 26, 1936 – November 14, 2016

Lorraine “Lori” Simons…April 26, 1936 – November 14, 2016

A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Lorraine “Lori” Simons will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, November 21, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Dedication of the grave and interment will follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation for Lori will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016 from 2:00PM […]