Roe S. Telfer…April 21, 1948 – April 10, 2017



A graveside memorial service with military honors for lifelong Holly and Lamar resident, Roe S. Telfer will be held at a later date at the Holly Cemetery.

Per Roe’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no public viewing. 

Mr. Telfer was born on April 21, 1948 at Lamar, Colorado to Robert and Dorothy (Beer) Telfer-Walker and passed away at his home on April 10, 2017 with his family by his side. Roe was 68. 

He is preceded by his father, one brother Robert Telfer, a sister Jeanette Holvet as well as his step-father Homer Walker. 

Roe is survived by his wife Pam of the family home in Lamar and his children and their spouses; Chris (Robyn) Telfer of Edgewood, NM, Kim (Michelle) Telfer of Albuquerque, NM, Angel (David) Bond of Cooper Landing, Alaska, Peggy (Stacey) Rushton of Holly, Kendra (Ben) Avila of Montrose and Danel Converse of Las Animas. Also surviving are 15 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and his siblings including Jean Telfer of Oregon, Carol (Earl) Hunsucker of Ft. Collins, Janice (Joe) Holvet of Cedaredge, CO and Sharon (Bobby) Northum of Manor, KS as well as numerous other relatives, a host of friends including his co-workers at Walmart where he has been employed for the last 17 years. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Holly FFA or to the Lamar Area Hospice either direct or in care of the funeral home office. 

Arrangements are under the direction of the Peacock Funeral Home. 

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