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Gabriel Nicholas Gallegos – November 8, 1977 – September 22, 2022

Gabriel Nicholas Gallegos – November 8, 1977 – September 22, 2022

Gabriel Nicholas Gallegos, known to most as Gorilla, was born on November 08,1977 in Las Animas, CO to Bennie Gallegos and Solema Sanchez of Amalia, NM. He entered eternal rest with the Lord on September 22, 2022, at the age of 44 in his hometown of Las Animas. Gabriel is survived by his 13 children, […]

Dwight Leon Smith – September 10, 1957 – September 21, 2022

Dwight Leon Smith – September 10, 1957 – September 21, 2022

  Dwight Leon Smith (65), a long-time resident of Lamar, Colorado, was called to heaven on September 21, 2022, at 9:21 am.  Dwight was born in Lamar on September 10, 1957, to LeRoy S. Smith and Leah Marie (Reifschneider) Smith.  The third of five children, Dwight grew up in Lamar and graduated from Lamar High […]

Joseph Seamon – September 15, 1926 – September 22, 2022

Joseph Seamon – September 15, 1926 – September 22, 2022

  A memorial service for Joseph Seamon will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 8, 2022 at the First Presbyterian Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Rev. Charles Johnson-Kelly officiating.  Per Joe’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. Joseph Vernon Seamon, affectionately known as Joe, was born on September […]

Robert E. Harris – February 12, 1926 – September 21, 2022

Robert E. Harris – February 12, 1926 – September 21, 2022

  A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Robert E. Harris will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, October 21, 2022 at the Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Paul Floyd officiating. Inurnment with full military honors under the auspices of the local V.F.W. and American Legion Posts will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery in the […]

Casey D. Jones – October 17, 1949 – August 30, 2022

Casey D. Jones – October 17, 1949 – August 30, 2022

  A memorial service for longtime resident of Longmont, Colorado, Casey D. Jones will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Pastor Paul Floyd of the High Plains Fellowship Church officiating. Full Military Honors under the auspices of the local V.F.W. and American Legion Posts will follow […]

Dorothy L. Buxton – November 16, 1939 – September 18, 2022

Dorothy L. Buxton – November 16, 1939 – September 18, 2022

A graveside memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Dorothy L. Buxton will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Fairmount Cemetery with Ian Blacker officiating. Dorothy was born on November 16, 1939 at Traer, Iowa to Leonard Lee and Florence E. (Stoakes) Reigel and passed away at the Weisbrod Memorial Long-term Care […]

Ruby Carol Jones – September 25, 1956 – September 22, 2022

Ruby Carol Jones – September 25, 1956 – September 22, 2022

  A celebration of life for former Two Buttes, Colorado resident, currently of Mobile, Alabama, Ruby Carol Jones will be held at 1:00PM on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Pastor Travis Walker of the Wiley United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation for Ruby will […]

Frank Griego – February 5, 1938 – May 4, 2020

Frank Griego – February 5, 1938 – May 4, 2020

A Memorial Mass for Frank Griego will be held at 10:00 a.m. and recitation of the Rosary at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, October 1, 2022, at St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church in Holly, CO.  Inurnment will follow at the Holly Cemetery. Francisco “Frank” Griego passed away on May 4, 2020, at Prowers Medical Center in […]

Dorothy Jean “Jeanie” Scranton – February 24, 1934 – September 13, 2022

Dorothy Jean “Jeanie” Scranton – February 24, 1934 – September 13, 2022

    A Mass of Christian burial for longtime Lamar, Colorado resident, Dorothy Jean “Jeanie” Scranton will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Joseph Lawrence as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 9:30AM […]

Ray Lewis Turner – May 22, 1944 – September 14, 2022

Ray Lewis Turner – May 22, 1944 – September 14, 2022

    A graveside celebration of life for longtime Hasty, Colorado resident, Ray Lewis Turner will be held at 11:00AM on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at the Union Valley Cemetery in Hasty, Colorado with Pastor Travis Walker officiating. Ray was born on May 22, 1944 at Rocky Ford, Colorado to John Lewis and Ethel Marie […]

Michael Glenn Jennings, Sr. – August 23, 1972 – September 12, 2022

Michael Glenn Jennings, Sr. – August 23, 1972 – September 12, 2022

    A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Michael Glenn Jennings, Sr. will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, October 3, 2022 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Ray Matteson of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. Per Michael’s request cremation will take place. Michael was born on August 23, 1972 at Downey, California to […]

John S. Armendarez – December 2, 1959 – September 6, 2022

John S. Armendarez – December 2, 1959 – September 6, 2022

    A Memorial Mass for former longtime Lamar resident currently of Las Animas, Colorado, John S. Armendarez will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, September 16, 2022 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Ernesto Rodriquez as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the Mass […]

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE -  Oscar Riley – July 12, 1940 – September 6, 2022

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE – Oscar Riley – July 12, 1940 – September 6, 2022

    A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Oscar Riley will be held at 11:00AM on Thursday, September 15, 2022 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. Per Oscar’s request cremation will take place. Oscar was born on July 12, 1940 at Oakland, California […]

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – JULY 2022

LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTER – JULY 2022

  UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS: Commercial red meat production for the United States totaled 4.23 billion pounds in July, down 3 percent from the 4.38 billion pounds produced in July 2021. Beef production, at 2.25 billion pounds, was 3 percent below the previous year. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.78 million head, down 2 percent from July 2021. […]

Carl Nobles - June 30, 1947 - August 28, 2022

Carl Nobles – June 30, 1947 – August 28, 2022

      Carl Nobles A private family memorial service for Holly resident, Carl Nobles will be held at a later date.   Per Carl’s request cremation will take place.   Carl was born on June 30, 1947 at Oregon and passed away on August 28, 2022 at the Holly Nursing Care Center at the […]