banner ad

RSSAll Entries Tagged With: "Lamar Area Hospice"

Busy Weekend for Lamar Area Hospice

Busy Weekend for Lamar Area Hospice

While the Back Yard Bash committee was putting together final plans for their Saturday, June 3rd event, fund-raising committee members for Lamar Area Hospice found time this past Friday afternoon to accept a $7,000 check from February’s ‘Pirate’s Night’ fund-raising event at the Buzzard’s Roost in Lamar. This marked the 4th year where people got […]

Only the Sign’s Been Changed

Only the Sign’s Been Changed

  The Lamar Area Hospice received some new, updated signage on the front of their building on West Olive Street on Tuesday, May 30th. It took only an hour or two to bring down the original sign and post the new one, consisting of individual lettering. The Lamar Area Hospice has been in service to […]

UPDATED INFORMATION:  Bette J. Hershey…January 8, 1927 – May 25, 2017

UPDATED INFORMATION: Bette J. Hershey…January 8, 1927 – May 25, 2017

  A Graveside Memorial Service for longtime Lamar resident Bette J. Hershey will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, June 9, 2017 in the Veteran’s Section of Fairmount Cemetery with Dale Fuhrmeister of the Lamar Seventh Day Adventist Church officiating. Per Bette’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation. Bette was […]

Sarah Ann Adame…August 15, 1968 – May 18, 2017

Sarah Ann Adame…August 15, 1968 – May 18, 2017

  A celebration of life memorial service for Bristol resident, Sarah Ann Adame will be held at 10:30 AM Thursday May 25, 2017 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Pastor Paul Floyd of the High Plains Fellowship Church officiating.  Per Sarah’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation.  Sarah Ann Adame […]

Monty K. Mason…March 22, 1947 – May 11, 2017

Monty K. Mason…March 22, 1947 – May 11, 2017

  Services for longtime Lamar resident, Monty K. Mason will be held at a later date.   Per Monty’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation.   Monty was born on March 22, 1947 at Garden City, Kansas to Marvin Eugene and Maxine Mae (Widows) Mason and passed away on May […]

Joseph H. Fowler…July 7, 1935 – May 11, 2017

Joseph H. Fowler…July 7, 1935 – May 11, 2017

  A celebration of life service for longtime Lamar resident, Joseph H. Fowler, better known to his family and friends as Joe, will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating. Interment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation for Joe will be held on […]

(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 […]