Alice Neises…October 21, 1926 – December 22, 2017


A Mass of Christian Burial for Alice Neises will be held at 10am on Thursday December 28, 2017 at St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church in Holly, Colorado with Father Mariusz Wirkowski and Father Henry Wertin as Concelebrants. Interment will take place at 1pm on Friday December 29, 2017 at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Buena Vista, Colorado.  A Rosary/Scripture Service will be held at 9:30am prior to the Mass.

Visitation for Alice will be held on Wednesday December 27, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado.

Alice was born on October 21, 1926 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Peter John and Marie Elizabeth (Falk) McKenna. She passed away on December 22, 2017 at her home in Holly, Colorado at the age of 91.

Alice is survived by her children, Nancy Anne of Colorado Springs, CO, Connie Cooper of Desert Hills, AZ, Daniel Neises of Layfette, CO, Teresa Taneha Dowhaniuk of Castle Pines, CO, Colleen Taylor of Pahrump, NV, Gail Neises of Durham, NC, Tammy Neises of Holly, CO, Andrea Kalma of Holly, CO, Chris Neises of Holly, CO, Kevin Neises of Westminster, CO, Regina Jo Dorenkamp of Holly, CO, and Keith Neises of Denver, CO; sister, Delia Patricia (Jack) Mahon of Helena, MT; 22 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; many other relatives and a host of friends.

Alice Rose McKenna Neises preceded in death by her parents, Peter J. and Marie E. McKenna; husband, Andy, of 58 years; three grandchildren: Troy Neises, Amber Neises, and Jerry Kalma; and sister, Mary Darland.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lamar Area Hospice, St. Francis of Rome Catholic Church, Holly Ambulance, Holly Fire Department, or an entity of donor’s choice in care of Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO, 81052.

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