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Leroy Meyer...April 3, 1948 - January 23, 2016

Leroy Meyer…April 3, 1948 – January 23, 2016

Leroy Meyer, 67, of Lamar passed away January 23, 2016 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was born April 3, 1948 to parents William and Evaline (Beard) Meyer.  Leroy is preceded in death by his parents, siblings and son Matthew Meyer. He is survived by his daughters and eight grandchildren. There will be no funeral services and […]

Dolores “Lola” J. Sandoval…July 20, 1935 - February 1, 2016

Dolores “Lola” J. Sandoval…July 20, 1935 – February 1, 2016

  A mass of Christian burial for longtime Lamar resident, Dolores “Lola” J. Sandolval will be held at 10:00AM on Monday, February 8, 2016 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Stephen Olamolu as celebrant. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 9:30AM at the […]

Lois June Abrams-Patterson…June 14, 1936 - January 28, 2016

Lois June Abrams-Patterson…June 14, 1936 – January 28, 2016

  Loved by friends and family, Lois Patterson died peacefully and comfortably under compassionate hospice care in Satanta, Kansas on January 28, 2016. Born in Lamar [Prowers County], Colorado June 14, 1936 to Violet Isabel Stuchal and Harry Retus Abrams, Lois grew through her adolescent and young adult years with tender care from her stepmother, […]

Brooke Ashley Pearce…September 12, 1992 - January 28, 2016

Brooke Ashley Pearce…September 12, 1992 – January 28, 2016

  Brooke Ashley (Hyle) Pearce was a welcome anniversary gift to her parents, Rex and Bonnie (Pelton) Hyle on September 12, 1992 in Burlington, Colorado. Her big brother Casey happily welcomed her home.  Brooke was a fun loving, happy, but stubborn child growing up.  She was always one to need to have others around her […]

Clara Jo Ward…July 2, 1932 – January 29, 2016

Clara Jo Ward…July 2, 1932 – January 29, 2016

    Memorial services for Jo Ward will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar, Colorado with Pastor Eugene Birt officiating.  Inurnment will take place at a later date. Clara Jo Ward was born on July 2, 1932 in Gorman, Texas to Eulin L “Jug” and […]

Dale Thatcher…October 11, 1938 – January 24, 2016

Dale Thatcher…October 11, 1938 – January 24, 2016

    Dale Berwyn Thatcher was born on October 11, 1938 in La Junta, Colorado to Roy C. and Rose (Kaufman) Thatcher. He passed away on January 24, 2016 in Las Animas, Colorado. Dale spent his entire life on the family’s homestead, South of Las Animas, Colorado, carrying on their multi-generational trade of raising cattle. […]

Dick Kessler…October 6, 1938 – January 25, 2016

Dick Kessler…October 6, 1938 – January 25, 2016

A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Dick Kessler will be held at 1:00PM on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel with his daughters officiating. Per Dick’s request cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation. Dick was born on October 6, 1938 at Delta, Colorado to Cecil Leonard and […]

Frederick Jesse Ramirez…January 20, 1949 – January 24, 2016

Frederick Jesse Ramirez…January 20, 1949 – January 24, 2016

  A memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Frederick Ramirez will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Mariusz Wirkowski officiating. A rosary service will be held prior to the mass at 9:30AM at the church with Deacon Allan Median […]

Kenneth “Ken” Brown…August 13, 1946 – January 24, 2016

Kenneth “Ken” Brown…August 13, 1946 – January 24, 2016

  Funeral services for Longtime Coolidge, KS resident, L. Kenneth Brown, affectionately known to his family and friends as Ken will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, January 29, 2016 at the Peacock Funeral Home with Reverend Kathy Leathers officiating, burial will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery. Per the family’s request there will not be […]

Santos Gonzales....January 21, 2016

Santos Gonzales….January 21, 2016

  Santos Gonzales passed away on January 21, 2016 in Las Animas, Colorado. Funeral Services for Santos will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 10 a.m. at Horber Funeral Chapel in Las Animas, Colorado. Interment will follow in the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery in Las Animas, Colorado. Full obituary to follow at a later […]

Carlene Crawford…September 19, 1947 – January 16, 2016

Carlene Crawford…September 19, 1947 – January 16, 2016

  A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Carlene Crawford will be held at 2:00PM on Monday, January 25, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Galan Burnett officiating. Interment will follow at Fairmount Cemetery.   Visitation for Carlene will be held from 1:00PM until 7:00PM on Friday, January 22, 2016 at the Peacock Family […]

Thomas W. Clark…May 12, 1940 – January 17, 2016

Thomas W. Clark…May 12, 1940 – January 17, 2016

  Funeral services for Thomas Clark will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, Colorado.  Private family interment will take place on Thursday.  Public may sign the book from 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar and in Holly […]

Eloise Cornelius…April 2, 1944 – January 17, 2016

Eloise Cornelius…April 2, 1944 – January 17, 2016

  A Memorial Service for longtime Lamar resident Anna Eloise Cornelius affectionately known as Eloise by her family and friends will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, January 23, 2016 at the Peacock Funeral Home with Ian Blacker officiating. A private family interment will be held at a later date.   For those attending the services, […]

Danette E. Von Hemel…July 5, 1962 – January 12, 2016

Danette E. Von Hemel…July 5, 1962 – January 12, 2016

    Memorial services for Holly, Colorado resident, Danette Von Hemel will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly, CO. Interment will follow at Holly Cemetery. Danette Elaine Von Hemel was born on July 5, 1962 to Ross Von Hemel and Rosie (Osborn) Vana. Danette […]

Jim Ellenberger…July 13, 1927 – January 13, 2016

Jim Ellenberger…July 13, 1927 – January 13, 2016

  A celebration of life for longtime Lamar area resident, Jim Ellenberger will be held at 10:00AM on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at the Lamar Christian Church with Ian Blacker officiating. Interment will follow at Wiley Cemetery in Wiley, Colorado. Visitation for Jim will be held from 1:00PM until 5:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel. […]

Iletha “Ikie” Mae Hubbard…December 1, 1926 – January 4, 2016

Iletha “Ikie” Mae Hubbard…December 1, 1926 – January 4, 2016

  Iletha (Ikie) Mae Hubbard passed away on January 4, 2016 with her family at her bedside.  Ikie will be deeply missed by family and friends whose lives she enriched during her 89 years on earth. Ikie spent all but a few years in Southeastern Colorado.  She was born on December 1, 1926 in Brandon, […]

Violet Carrolyn Behm…April 20, 1936 - January 12, 2016

Violet Carrolyn Behm…April 20, 1936 – January 12, 2016

  Graveside Services for Violet Behm will be held at 1:00 p.m. on January 18, 2016 at the Holly Cemetery in Holly, Colorado with Bishop David Anderson officiating. Violet Behm, age 79, a resident of Colorado Springs since June of 1965, passed away peacefully on January 12, 2016 at her son’s home in Colorado Springs, […]

Carmen J. Ortiz…July 16, 1922 – January 12, 2016

Carmen J. Ortiz…July 16, 1922 – January 12, 2016

A Mass of Christian Burial for Carmen J. Ortiz will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 15, 2016 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Las Animas, Colorado. Father William Gleason will officiate. A rosary/scripture service will be held at 9:30 a.m. also at the church Friday, January 15, 2016. Interment will follow in […]

Jose Damian “Opie” Vigil, Jr….May 23, 1939 – January 11, 2016

Jose Damian “Opie” Vigil, Jr….May 23, 1939 – January 11, 2016

  A Mass of Christian burial for longtime Lamar resident, Jose Damian Vigil, Jr., affectionately known to his family and friends as Opie, will be held at 10:00AM on Friday, January 15, 2016 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with Reverend Stephen Olamolu as celebrant. A rosary service will be […]

Lillie Falconburg…July 19, 1924 – January 8, 2016

Lillie Falconburg…July 19, 1924 – January 8, 2016

      A celebration of life for Yuma, Colorado resident formerly of McClave, CO will be held at 10:00AM on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at the Peacock Family Chapel with Reverend Robin Riley of the McClave United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will follow at Wiley Cemetery.  Visitation for Lillie will be held on Tuesday, […]