Lila Maupin…August 20, 1923 – January 16, 2018


Funeral services for Lila Maupin will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the First Presbyterian Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Reverend Charles Kelly officiating. Interment will follow in the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery.

Visitation for Lila will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Horber Funeral Chapel in Las Animas, Colorado.

Lila M. (Owens) Maupin was born on August 20, 1923 in Kismet, Kansas to Benjamin F. and Stella (Louthan) Owens. She passed away on January 16, 2018 at Bent County Health Care Center in Las Animas, Colorado at the age of 94.

Lila was active in the First Presbyterian Church in Las Animas. She always found time to play cards with her lady friends.  Lila is remembered by her family as being a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Lila is survived by her sons, Jerry (Joyce) Maupin of Las Animas, Colorado and Ron (Kathryn) Maupin of Strasburg, Colorado; brother, Earl Owens of Kismet, Kansas; five grandchildren; five great grandchildren; many other relatives and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin and Stella Owens; husband, Harold Maupin; son, Jim Maupin; and sister, Gladys Brown; and three brothers, J.K. Owens, Owen Dean Owens, and Edwin Owens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Arkansas Valley Hospice in care of Horber Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 431, Las Animas, CO 81054.

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