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Lyle W. Jenkins…July 24, 1953 – December 28, 2020

Lyle W. Jenkins…July 24, 1953 – December 28, 2020

  A celebration of life for lifelong Lamar resident, Lyle W. Jenkins will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at the Peacock Family Chapel. Interment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation for Lyle will be held from 1:00PM until 4:00PM on Monday, January 4, 2021 at the Peacock Family Chapel. Lyle […]

Otilia “Tillie” Chavez…January 28, 1920 – December 29, 2020

Otilia “Tillie” Chavez…January 28, 1920 – December 29, 2020

  Otilia “Tillie” (Avila) Chavez was born on December 27, 1919 to Magdaleno and Josefa (Gonzales) Avila. She was registered in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico on January 28, 1920 and at the age of 7 moved to the United States and became a US citizen. At age 101 years, she left this life to join her […]

Marjorie Richards…October 2, 1921 – December 27, 2020

Marjorie Richards…October 2, 1921 – December 27, 2020

A Private Family Service will be held for Las Animas, Colorado resident, Marjorie Richards. Interment will take place at 1:45 p.m. at the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Marjorie Richards was born on October 2, 1921 to Norris and Anna Dale (Leach) Lyman. She passed away on December 27, 2020 at the […]

Myrna McGee...October 25, 1938 - December 25, 2020

Myrna McGee…October 25, 1938 – December 25, 2020

  A Memorial Service for Myrna McGee will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 31, 2020, at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado with Pastor Kathy Leathers officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Hartman Cemetery, Hartman, Colorado. Myrna Kay (Hanks) McGee was born on October 25, 1938, in Lamar, Colorado to Evelyn […]

Isabell Simpson...February 22, 1939 - December 21, 2020

Isabell Simpson…February 22, 1939 – December 21, 2020

  Funeral Services for Isabell Simpson will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Horber Funeral Chapel in Las Animas, Colorado with Pastor Rod Coulter officiating. A private family interment will take place at Fort Lyon National Cemetery. Current COVID-19 public health orders will be followed. Isabell Morrow Simpson was born February 22, 1939 […]

Bobby Gene Howerton…June 10, 1930 – December 20, 2020

Bobby Gene Howerton…June 10, 1930 – December 20, 2020

  Bobby “Bob” Howerton was born on June 10, 1930 in Altus, Oklahoma to Merle Thomas Howerton and Iva Lee Boren-Howerton and departed this life on Sunday, December 20, 2020 in hospice care at Weisbrod Memorial Hospital in Eads, CO at the age of 90. Bob was preceded in death by his parents; by his […]

Bernard Wayne Edwards…December 7, 1947 – December 14, 2020

Bernard Wayne Edwards…December 7, 1947 – December 14, 2020

    Per his request, cremation has taken place. There will be a memorial service at a later date.  Former Lamar resident, Bernie Edwards was born December 7, 1947 in Southbridge, Massachusetts to Maxx W. Edwards and Joyce L. (Norton) Edwards and passed away on December 14, 2020 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado at the age […]

Thomas “Tom” Pointon…December 18, 2020

Thomas “Tom” Pointon…December 18, 2020

Longtime Bent County resident, Thomas (Tom) Pointon, passed away on December 18, 2020, at the age of 90. Tom was born in Bent County as the youngest child of five, to James (Jim) Pointon and Amy Ham Pointon. He graduated at the age of 16 from Bent County High School in 1947. After attending Colorado […]

Flora Herrera…October 26, 1929 – December 20, 2020

Flora Herrera…October 26, 1929 – December 20, 2020

  A Funeral Mass for longtime Lamar resident, Flora Herrera, will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Soosai as Celebrant. The Rite of Committal will follow at Fairmount Cemetery. A Rosary Service will be held at 9:30 AM, Tuesday, December […]

Maxine Kasza…May 1, 1926 – December 19, 2020

Maxine Kasza…May 1, 1926 – December 19, 2020

    A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Maxine Kasza will be held at 2:00PM on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at the McClave United Methodist Church with Pastor Travis Walker officiating. Interment will follow at the McClave Cemetery. Viewing for Maxine will be held on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 from 9:00AM until 11:00AM […]

Dana Jensen…February 19, 1961 – December 19, 2020

Dana Jensen…February 19, 1961 – December 19, 2020

  A private family memorial service for Wiley, Colorado resident, Dana Jensen will be held at a later date. Per Dana’s wishes cremation will take place. Dana was born on February 19, 1961 at Waupaca, Wisconsin to Alan and Karen (Severson) Jensen and passed away on December 19, 2020 at her home in Wiley, Colorado […]

Tracie Lynne Steward…August 6, 1961 – December 18, 2020

Tracie Lynne Steward…August 6, 1961 – December 18, 2020

  A graveside memorial service for longtime Granada resident, Tracie Steward will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, January 15, 2021 at the Hillside Cemetery in Granada, Colorado with Pastor Joe Garness of the Star Community Church and Randy Dodge co-officiating.   Per Tracie’s request cremation will take place.   Tracie was born on August […]

Robert Files…November 24, 1931 – December 16, 2020

Robert Files…November 24, 1931 – December 16, 2020

Life-long area farmer, Robert Arden Files, known to everyone as Bob, passed away on December 16, 2020, at UC Health Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 89. Bob was born on November 24, 1931, at the family home near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to John Howard and Blanche Alice Torrey Files. The […]

Carmen Chavez-Tarango...June 19, 1950 - December 14, 2020

Carmen Chavez-Tarango…June 19, 1950 – December 14, 2020

  Mass of Christian Burial for Carmen Chavez-Tarango will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lamar, Colorado. Interment will follow in Fairmount Cemetery. Recitation of the Rosary will begin at 9:30 a.m. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 16, […]

James Alvie Canfield…July 13, 1932 – December 17, 2020

James Alvie Canfield…July 13, 1932 – December 17, 2020

      A memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, James Alvie Canfield, affectionately known to his family and friends as Alvie, will be held on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 2:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel with Ian Blacker officiating. Inurnment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar.   Per Alvie’s request cremation […]