The Tri-County Obituary Project

Huerfano County, Pueblo County, and Las Animas County, Colorado.



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Duane, George W.
George W. and Norma J. Duane - Colorado Springs Gazette - July 29, 1994 - George W. and Norma J. Duane, died in a car accident near Divide on July 24, 1994. Mr. Duane, 71, was retired from civil service and worked as a chef at the U.S. Air Force Academy, and Mrs. Duane, 75, was an accountant with Perkins Motor Co. before retiring. A memorial service for the couple will be held at 11 a.m. today at Memorial Gardens Chapel, 3825 Airport Road, with the Rev. John Regier officiating. Pikes Peak Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Mr. Duane was born April 25, 1923, to George and Jenny Duane in North Bergen, N.J. Mrs. Duane was born to Walter and Mable Vick on May 15, 1919, in Victor. They married June 3, 1944, in Denver. The couple is survived by a daughter, Kathleen N. Seip of Goldsboro, N.C.; and Mrs. Duane's sister, Eva Gratzer of Pueblo. Mr. and Mrs. Duane had lived in the area since 1969 and were members of the Cimarron Hills Berean Church and volunteers with Silver Key Senior Services. Mr. Duane also volunteered at Peterson Air Force Base. Memorial contributions may be sent to Silver Key Senior Services, 2250 Bott Ave., Colorado Springs; or to a charity of the giver's choice.

Duane, Norma J.
George W. and Norma J. Duane - Colorado Springs Gazette - July 29, 1994 - George W. and Norma J. Duane, died in a car accident near Divide on July 24, 1994. Mr. Duane, 71, was retired from civil service and worked as a chef at the U.S. Air Force Academy, and Mrs. Duane, 75, was an accountant with Perkins Motor Co. before retiring. A memorial service for the couple will be held at 11 a.m. today at Memorial Gardens Chapel, 3825 Airport Road, with the Rev. John Regier officiating. Pikes Peak Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Mr. Duane was born April 25, 1923, to George and Jenny Duane in North Bergen, N.J. Mrs. Duane was born to Walter and Mable Vick on May 15, 1919, in Victor. They married June 3, 1944, in Denver. The couple is survived by a daughter, Kathleen N. Seip of Goldsboro, N.C.; and Mrs. Duane's sister, Eva Gratzer of Pueblo. Mr. and Mrs. Duane had lived in the area since 1969 and were members of the Cimarron Hills Berean Church and volunteers with Silver Key Senior Services. Mr. Duane also volunteered at Peterson Air Force Base. Memorial contributions may be sent to Silver Key Senior Services, 2250 Bott Ave., Colorado Springs; or to a charity of the giver's choice.

Dube, Maria Cora
Maria Cora Dube - Press-Telegram – January 12, 2004 – Long Beach, California - Maria Cora Dube, 67, passed away from complications of cancer at home in Hesperia on Jan. 6, 2004. Born in Walsenburg, Colorado, on June 9, 1936. She has been a continuous resident of San Bernardino County since 1960 and has been an Insurance Agent for many of those years. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Albert D. Dube of Hesperia; 3 sons, Matt A. Dube of Everett, WA, Mark A. Dube of Rancho Cucamonga, CA & Manfred A. Dube of Laguna Beach, CA; and 4 grandchildren. She is also survived by 3 brothers, Joe Martinez of Cottonwood, CA, Alfred Martinez of San Jose, CA & Malley Martinez of Pueblo, CO; and 2 sisters, Dorothy Walls of Cape Coral, FL. and Geraldine Martinez of Anderson, CA. No services are scheduled at this time. Burial arrangements are with the Neptune Society in San Diego, CA.

Dubielzig, Beverly J.
Beverly J. Dubielzig - Pueblo Chieftain - August 08, 1998 - Beverly J. Dubielzig, 67, passed away Aug. 4, 1998. Survived by her husband, Walter H. Dubielzig, of the family home- son, Walter Buster" Dubielzig of Pueblo- sister, Thelma Toth of Pueblo- and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Ethel O. (nee Ramsey) and Clyde Tyree. Born July 9, 1931, in Pueblo, Colo. Beverly was a dedicated Christian, wife, mother and foster mother. Member of Park Hill Baptist Church. There will be no viewing. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 10, 1998, at Imperial Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Lonnie James officiating.

Dubin, David
David Dubin – Pueblo Chieftain – October 22, 2006 - David Dubin, 84, passed away Oct. 21, 2006. He is preceded in death by his wife, Esther K. Dubin. Survived by his children, Lawrence S. (Debby) Dubin, Rockville, Md., JoDee Tamez, Phoenix, and Brett Dubin, Hawaii. David served as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army during World War II in the European Theater. He was a member of the United Hebrew Center, Al Kaly Shrine, Royal Arch Masons, Silver State Lodge No. 95 AF&AM, Scottish Rite Freemasonry, Disabled American Veterans Steel City Post No. 39, American Legion Post 203 and Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie No. 145. David retired from School District 60 having taught English and drama at Keating Middle School and South High School. In his spare time, he loved photography. Graveside services, 4 p.m. Sunday, B'Nai Jacob Cemetery. Donations may be made to the United Hebrew Center in lieu of food and flowers.

DuBosh, Valentine
Valentine DuBosh – Record Journal of Douglas County – September 7, 1917 – Runaway Kills Boy – Pueblo. – A team ran over and killed Valentine DuBosh near the railroad yards. The horses belong to John Crutich, a farmer at Vineland, and took fright at a switch engine. Harry Perino, 16 years old, was holding the team, but the animals broke away from his grasp.

DuBosh, Valentine
Valentine DuBosh - Weekly Ignacio Chieftain - September 7, 1917 - Pueblo - A team ran over and killed Valentine DuBosh near the railroad yards. The horses belong to John Crutich, a farmer at Vineland, and took fright at a switch engine. Harry Perino, 16 years old, was holding the team, but the animals broke away from his grasp.

Ducic, Mary M.
Mary M. Ducic - Pueblo Chieftain - December 04, 2004 - Mary M. Ducic, 90, passed away Dec. 1, 2004, at the Belmont Lodge Living Center. A lifetime Puebloan, Mrs. Ducic owned and operated several taverns in the community. Predeceased by her beloved husband, Paul Daniel Ducic; and son, Walter Eugene "Johnny" Ducic, Nov. 19, 2000. Survived by her grandchildren, Jonnie R. Ducic and Debbie Ducic, and their families. At Mrs. Ducic's request, cremation has taken place. A celebration of Mary Ducic's life will be held from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2004, at her granddaughter's home, 5941 3R Road, Beulah, Colo. Family may be contacted at 485-3902.

Ducic, Walter Eugene
Walter Eugene Johnnie J.D. Ducic - Pueblo Chieftain - November 22, 2000 - Walter Eugene Johnnie J.D. Ducic, 66, departed this life Nov. 19, 2000, at his home in Beulah. Born May 21, 1934, in Pueblo, to Paul Daniel and Mary (Dimick) Ducic. Mr. Ducic was a retired restaurant and tavern owner. He enjoyed the outdoors, loved deep-sea fishing, and big-game hunting. Preceded in death by his father, Paul Daniel Ducic; grandmother, Helen Ducic; uncle, John Eugene Ducic; and wife, Manda Ducic. Survived by his mother, Mary Ducic, Pueblo; daughter, Debbie (Jozef Pomaybo) Beulah, Jonnie Raye (Patty) Ducic, Pueblo; great-aunt, Helen LaRocca; great-uncle, Dan Ducic, both of Pueblo; former wife, Kay Smith, Larkspur; five grandchildren; one step-granddaughter; five step-great-grandchildren; cherished friend and caregiver, Clarence Ferguson, Pueblo; other relatives and a host of friends. At Mr. Ducic's request, cremation has taken place. Memorial service, 11 a.m. Saturday, Praise Assembly of God Church, 2000 Troy Ave. The Ducic family will receive friends at Praise Assembly Reception Hall following the memorial service.

Dudley, Gerald
Gerald (Jerry) Dudley - Pueblo Chieftain - July 16, 2004 - Gerald (Jerry) Dudley passed away May 27, 2004 in San Carlos, Calif. Preceded in death by father Joseph (Joe) Dudley. Survived by his mother Delia Dudley, children Michelle Farrell, Mitchel & Brandon Dudley, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren; sisters JoAnn (Ronnie) Frazier, Marlynn (Charles) Reynolds and Carolyn Ingram. His ashes were brought back to Colorado for burial. The family invites you to come and celebrate his life July 18 at 1p.m. at 1010 Walnutcrest Drive, Pueblo, 81005, 250-0439 or 560-0308.

Dudley, Mary M.
Mary M. Dudley - Pueblo Chieftain - October 13, 2003 - Mary M. Dudley passed away Oct. 11, 2003. Mary was born Feb. 21, 1911, in Callao, Mo., to Daniel and Maggie Leist Holderman. She was preceded in death by her husband, George A. Dudley, in 1979; an infant son; her daughter, Shirley Baker; grandsons, Kenneth and Kevin Erickson and Mitch Baker; and great-grandson, Daniel Couture. Her survivors include her daughters, Garnett Erickson and Jeanette Roberts; sister, Floy Little; seven grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 16 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 14, in the Brookside Cemetery in Rye.

Dudley, Virginia C.
Virginia C. Dudley - Pueblo Chieftain - December 30, 1986 - Virginia C. Dudley, late of Pueblo, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 1986, at a local nursing home. Survived by husband, Lloyd Dudley of the family home; daughters, Shirley (Don) Swett Westminster, Calif., Betty (Emanual) Agass, Las Vegas, Nev.; and Barbara (Wilbur) Boehs, Jacksonville, Ill. Also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Member of OES Iris Chapter in Danville, Ill., and the Unitarian Fellowship of Pueblo. Born Sept. 26, 1907, in Danville, Ill. Mrs. Dudley was a Pueblo resident for 30 years. At her request, no service.

Dudrick, Edna Marie
Edna Marie Dudrick – Pueblo Chieftain – August 5, 2006 – Edna Marie Dudrick, 64, Pueblo, passed away Sunday, July 30, 2006, at Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla. The rosary service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, August 6, at Holy Family Church on Prairie and Lakeview in Pueblo. The funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August 7, at the Shrine of St. Therese on Prairie and Goodnight in Pueblo with Father Robert A. Hagan, S.J., officiating. Edna was born Dec. 2, 1941, in Trinidad, Colo., the daughter of Nick and Jennie Ruscetti. She attended both Trinidad and Holy Trinity high schools, graduating from Holy Trinity High School in Trinidad in 1959. She received her associate of arts degree from Trinidad State Junior College, and both her bachelor of arts and master's degrees in education from Western State College in Gunnison, Colo. Edna married Richard Dudrick on August 10, 1963, in Trinidad. The couple has lived in Pueblo since 1963 where Edna taught school at Goodnight Elementary, Happy Hands Preschool and John Neumann Catholic School for 32 years combined. She retired from teaching in 1995. Edna volunteered for many years at the Suicide Prevention Center and St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center in Pueblo, and taught religion classes. She enjoyed traveling, and spending time with family and friends. Edna was devoted to her Catholic faith and spent many hours counseling others. Edna is survived by her husband, Richard Dudrick of Pueblo; two sons, Rich Dudrick of Pueblo and Darian (April) Dudrick of Huron, S.D.; two grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Christian Dudrick of Huron, S.D.; and numerous cousins, nephews, nieces, in-laws and friends.

Duffex, Virginia
Virginia Duffex - Pueblo Chieftain - February 14, 1944 - Mrs. Virginia Duffex, at local hospital Saturday. Survived by her husband if the family home, Cheyenne, Wyo., also six sisters, Mary Garcia, Frances Cuenones, Lizzie Lara, Tillie Warner, Peta Smith and Praseda Smith, all of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Also four brothers, all of Los Angeles, Calif. Announcement of services later. Fitzroy Funeral Home.

Duffy, Milton A.
Milton A. Duffy - Pueblo Chieftain - September 04, 2005 - Milton A. Duffy, 87, passed away Aug. 30, 2005, a resident of University Park Care Center for the past two years. Preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Mary Duffy; his first wife, Avis Duffy; second wife, Olive Duffy, and stepson, William Dale Duffy. Milton served in the U.S. Army during WWII, 1942-1945 and at Guadalcanal. He also retired as a baker from the Colorado State Hospital in 1979. Member of Adriance United Methodist Church, Royal Arch and Silver State No. 95 Masonic Lodges; Fidelity Chapter No. 144 OES; VFW No. 3641; D.A.V. Chapter 2; and was a former board member of the State Hospital Credit Union. He is survived by his wife, Mary Duffy, Pueblo; sons, Tom (Diann) Stevens, Great Falls, Mont., David Stevens, Denver, Colo.; grandchildren, Darci (Jim) Freeman, Highlands Ranch, Colo., Matthew Stevens, Seattle, Wash., Theresa Provost, Sunnyvale, Calif., William Provost, Sunnyvale, Calif.; daughter-in-law, Claire Provost, Sunnyvale, Calif.; son-in-law and daughter-inะlaw, Bill and Margaret Wright, Cortez, Colo.; nephew, James Wright, Tucson, Ariz.; two great-grandsons, Decker and Drew Freeman. In lieu of food and flowers, donations may be made to Pueblo Animal Services 1595 Stockyard Road, Pueblo, CO 81001. Visitation, 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel, with a Graveside Service to follow at 2 P.M. at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Military honors will be provided by the Pueblo Veteran's Ritual Society.

Duffy, Nell Dallafaior
Nell Dallafaior Duffy - Pueblo Chieftain - November 14, 2004 - Nell Dallafaior Duffy, 83, of Walsenburg, died Nov. 10, 2004, after a long illness. She operated Dallafior's Restaurant in Walsenburg, later renamed Duffy's after her marriage to John E. "Jack" Duffy, who preceded her in death. She is survived by a sister, Irene MacDonald; a brother, Louis (Anne) Dallafior, five nieces and nephews, seven grandnieces and nephews, and numerous lifelong friends. Services are 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16 at St. Mary Church. Entombment, North St. Mary Cemetery, Walsenburg. Memorial donations can be made to the Senior Outreach Program, P.O. Box 86, Walsenburg, CO 81089.

Duffy, Patrick
Patrick Duffy - Colorado Daily Chieftain - February 17, 1876 - Who is to Blame? - About two weeks since, if we recollect aright, Patrick Duffy, an old resident of Pueblo county and a perfectly harmless man, was shot by Dan Monahan, and has since died of the wound. The circumstances under which the shooting was done show a cool and deliberate murder. The quarrel originated through a gross insult offered Duffy by Monahan, and after the parties had quarreled and Monahan left the house, he (Monahan) returned next morning, armed, with the intention, as he stated of making Duffy "take back" some language he had used on the previous night. Duffy refused to retract and Monahan shot him and immediately escaped. There is nothing to show that Duffy had any arms whatever, and public opinion brands Monahan as an assassin who, for the good of the community should be prevented from doing any more damage. As soon as Monahan's escape was made known, Sheriff Ellis sent two deputies in pursuit of him, who went over to Bijou Basin, and after a search of two or three days returned without their man. Since then nothing more has been done. No one doubts that Sheriff Ellis would push this matter were some arrangement made to pay the expenses, and it is usual in all such cases as this for the authorities to offer a liberal reward, by means of which criminals are often captured. What are our authorities going to do about it? Dan Monahan was seen on the divide on Sunday evening last, and it don't look as though it would be very hard to find him, but from the course now pursued by those in authority it seems as though this red handed murderer will be allowed to roam at large to kill the next man he happens to become incensed at during a drunken frenzy. Public opinion demands that some steps be taken in this matter.

Duffy, Wilbur E.
Wilbur E. Duffy - Denver Post - April 15, 1995 - Wilbur E. Duffy, Ex Public Service worker, 70 - Wilbur E. Duffy of Federal Heights, a retired Public Service Co. employee, died Tuesday in Thornton. He was 70. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Bear Valley Christian Church, 6800 W. Hampden Ave., Lakewood. Interment will be in Fort Logan National Cemetery. He was born Aug. 11, 1924, in Canon City. He served with the Navy during World War II. On Aug. 24, 1961, he married Mary J. Lewis. He is survived by his wife; three sons, William R. O'Neil, San Francisco, Daniel Duffy, Kenner, La., and Jim Duffy, Georgetown; four daughters, Barbara Garcia, Walsenburg, Karen Green, Northglenn, Ruth Starling, Englewood, and Sheily Varner, Camp LeJeune, N.C.; three sisters, Kathryn Clemens, Phyllis Lon and Ethel Stewart; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Duffy, William J.
William J. "Bill" Duffy - Pueblo Chieftain - September 04, 2005 - William J. "Bill" Duffy, 77, passed away April 7, 2005 in an plane accident near Kremling, Colo. Bill is survived by his loving wife of nearly 56 years, Doris Duffy, of the family home in Pueblo; children, Kathleen Ann Usery and Michael William Duffy, both of Alabama; grandchildren, Andrew Usery, Christin Andrews, Michele Duffy and Kevin Duffy. Preceded in death by his parents, Helene and William Duffy and a brother, Donald Duffy. Bill was born Feb. 18, 1928, in Chicago, Ill., had had been a longtime Pueblo resident where he was an insurance agent for State Farm for 31 years. He enjoyed the outdoors and flying and especially our beautiful mountains. A memorial service remembering Bill's life will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at the Ascension Episcopal Church, 18th and Grand, with the Rev. Dr. Ephraim Radner officiating. A reception will follow in the church hall where family, friends and pilots can reflect on sharing life with bill. Private inurnment in the Mountain View Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Colorado Wing Civil Air Patrol, 360 W. Otis St., Peterson AFB, Colo. 80914 or through the funeral home.

DuFoe, Clifford E.
Clifford E. DuFoe - Pueblo Chieftain - July 28, 2004 - Clifford E. DuFoe. Born July 27, 1925. Died July 22, 2004. Informal gathering to be held 10am, Saturday, July 31, 2004, Southwest Corner of City Park.

Dufoe, Dale Lee
Dale Lee Dufoe - Pueblo Chieftain - May 05, 2006 - Dale Lee Dufoe, born Dec. 22, 1962 passed away April 29, 2006. Dale will be truly missed by many. He was loved by those who knew him, he would always have a smile and was a joy to be around. Preceded in death by his father, Clifford E. Dufoe; brother, Daniel E. Dufoe. His memory will live on with his mother, Marilyn J. Dufoe; brother, David Dufoe; nieces and nephews, Christopher R. Dufoe, Valerie R. (Estevan) Alonzo, Elizabeth A. Brunett and Matthew B. Dufoe. Memorial service Saturday, May 6, 2006, 1:00 p.m. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses at 523 E. Pitkin. Officiated by Rodney Shields.

Dufoe, Kristy
Kristy Dufoe - Pueblo Chieftain - November 13, 2004 - Kristy Dufoe , Loving wife & mother passed away at home on Nov. 8, 2004. She will be missed and always loved by family & friends. Services held from 1:00 till 4:00 Saturday 13th at Best Western Banquet Room, 720 Sante Fe.

Dufty, Bernard I.
Bernard I. Dufty - Pueblo Chieftain - September 05, 1999 - Bernard I. Dufty, son of Murland and Anna Drake Dufty, was born on Dec. 12, 1914, in Ringgold County, Iowa, and passed away at the family home Sept. 4, 1999, in Rye. On Sept. 13, 1935, he was united in marriage to Marguerite Vance. To this union, five children were born, Peggy (Richard) Walter of Indianola, Iowa, Alan Dufty of Rye, Nancy (Morgan) Mitchell of Del Norte, Linda (Richard) Clennin of Beulah, and Sherry (Bill) Bell of Canon City. Survivors include his wife, Marguerite- five children- 11 grandchildren- 12 great-grandchildren- and one sister, Verba (Robert) Beck of Kellerton, Iowa. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Lyndon and Leland. Bernard and Marguerite moved to Rye in 1967 after living on a farm in Ringgold County, Iowa, for 32 years. He was a member of the Rye Home Methodist Church and a retired farmer and carpenter. The center of his life was always his family and garden. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 1999, at the Rye Home Methodist Church. Private graveside services will follow at Brookside Cemetery in Rye. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rye Home Methodist Church or Sangre de Cristo Hospice.

Dufty, Horton Arthur
Horton Arthur Dufty - Pueblo Chieftain - May 14, 2000 - Horton Arthur Dufty, 89, of Pueblo, died May 13, 2000, at Parkview Hospital. He was the son of the late Herbert Henry and Julia Catherine Dufty. Horton was born Aug. 23, 1910, in Tingley, Iowa. He spent the early years of his adult life in the Chicago, Ill., area working for Campbell Soup. He retired from Sears Roebuck Co. in Salisbury, Mo., in 1972. Mr. Dufty and his wife moved to Pueblo in 1979. Horton was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church and its choir, the Society for Barbershop Quartet Singing, Silver State Lodge No. 95, AF&AM and the Southern Colorado Consistory. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Anna Mae Dufty; two daughters, Jean M. (Bill) Oakley of Salisbury, Md., and Barbara (Richard) Larsen of California, Md.; a sister, Helen Lasson of Loveland, Colo.; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Cremation in the Davis Crematory. A memorial service will be held in the Villa Pueblo Penthouse, 1111 Bonforte Blvd., Monday, May 15, 2000, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Villa Pueblo Foundation or St. Paul United Methodist Church Memorial Fund either direct or through the funeral home.

Dufty, Rosemary
Rosemary Dufty - Pueblo Chieftain - June 05, 2004 - Rosemary Dufty, born August 16, 1915 in Kellerton, IA, died May 23, 2004. Rosemary resided in Pueblo, CO for 40 years. She was active in the Dames of Malta, Rebecca Lodge, and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church among other organizations. She currently lived in Rio Rancho, NM. She was preceded in death by her husband Lyndon H. Dufty and grandson, John A. Larkin III. Rosemary is survived by her daughter Shanda Larkin and husband John; four grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Services were held May 25, 2004 in Rio Rancho, NM.

Dufur, Dionne Dorine
Dionne Dorine Dufur - La Veta Signature - September 13, 2001 - Dionne Dorine Dufur, 59, of La Veta, died August 30, Mrs. Dufur was born September 30, 1941 in Gallup, New Mexico to Oliver and Dorothy Flowers Towell. She is survived by her husband, Vern Dufur, La Veta, her mother, Dorothy Smith, Farmington, NM, children, Lonnie (Phyllis) Bolin, La Veta, Curtis Lofton, Farmington, NM, step-children, Jimmy Dufur, Texas, Evelyn Dufur, Donnie Dufur, Shelly Dufur, New Mexico, brothers, Leon Towell, Casper, WY, Alvin Towell, New Mexico, Dawayne Towell, Wyoming, Clay Towell, New Mexico, numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father, Oliver Towell, and three children, Connie, Bo and Robbie. Graveside services were held at the La Veta Cemetery.

Dugan, Eugene
Eugene Dugan – Pueblo Chieftain – January 20, 1937 – Expires – Word was received here yesterday of the death of Eugene Dugan, former resident of Pueblo, in Phoenix, Ariz., on Jan. 9. Mr. Dugan left Pueblo about 10 years ago. He was a graduate of Centennial high school and Cornell university. Funeral services were held in Phoenix, after which the body was cremated. The ashes will be brought to Pueblo later for interment.

Dugan, Jack W.
Jack W. Dugan - Pueblo Chieftain - August 03, 1998 - Jack W. Dugan, 75, of Pueblo, passed away July 30, 1998. Preceded in death by parents, Thomas R. Dugan and Dora May (Cochran) Dugan Smith. Survived by children, Patricia (Richard) Thompson, Janice (Edward) Sabec, Conny (Gerald) Gatliff, Jack W. Jr. (Sue) Dugan, Michael W.R. (Lori) Dugan, Nicholas E. (Sandra) Dugan, and Mark (RaeAnna) Dugan- brother, William Lynch (Celsea) Dugan- former wives, Jacqueline V. Dugan and Mary M. Dugan- 21 grandchildren- two great-grandchildren- and other relatives also survive. Mr. Dugan served in the Navy for three years during WWII and in the Coast Guard for 17 years including the Korean Conflict, retiring as a Chief Warrant Officer. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing, 1-8 p.m. Monday. If friends wish, memorial contributions may be made to the U.S.O.

Dugan, Maxine
Maxine Dugan - Pueblo Chieftain - November 26, 1987 - Maxine Dugan, died Nov. 24, 1987, in Phoenix, Ariz. Survived by sons, Robert and Terry Dugan, both of Phoenix; sister Maurine Bradshaw of La Junta; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Member of the Presbyterian Church, East Gate No. 113 O.E.S. Holly, Colo. Born Nov. 14, 1907, in La Junta. Pueblo resident for many years. Preceded in death by her husband, Thomas B. Dugan, May 1969. Service, 2 p.m. Saturday at the Davis-Wallin Memorial Chapel with Dr. John M. Ross officiating. Eastern Star rites at graveside. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Dugan, Paul W.
Paul W. Dugan - Pueblo Chieftain - October 6, 1987 - Paul W. Dugan of Colorado Springs, formerly of Pueblo. Funeral services in Colorado Springs at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1080 E. La Salle.

Dugan, William E.
William E. Dugan - Pueblo Chieftain - December 09, 1998 - William E. Dugan passed away Dec. 7, 1998, in Rocky Ford. He was born March 7, 1921, in Colorado Springs and had lived in Manzanola since 1979. William served in the U.S. Army and was employed at CF&I Steel Mill for many years before retiring in 1975. Mr. Dugan was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Dugan. He is survived by his wife, Celsa of Manzanola- his children, Darryl Dugan of Denver, Cindy Marie Dugan of La Junta- granddaughter, Sandra Vigil- and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Dugan will lie in state at the mortuary from 1-6 p.m. on Thursday. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 11, 1998, in the Roselawn Cemetery with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.

Duggan, Bridget
Bridget Duggan – Pueblo Chieftain – December 20, 1907 – Died, Thursday, December 19, 1907, in this city, Mrs. Bridget Duggan. The funeral will take place from McCarthy's chapel Saturday.

Duke, Benjamin H.
Benjamin H. Duke - Pueblo Chieftain - June 05, 1999 - Benjamin H. Duke, 81, of Bremerton, Wash., died April 28, 1999, of long-term effects of a stroke and congestive heart failure at Forest Ridge Convalescent Center. He was born and raised Aug. 6, 1917, in Pueblo, Colo., to Esther (McFee) and Benjamin H. Duke. He served in the U.S. Army from 1936 to 1938. He retired from the Bremerton City Water Department in 1972 after 30 years of service. He was a member of the Eagles and several Bremerton tavern bowling leagues. Survivors include son, Larry, Bremerton- daughters, Jackie Thomas, Idaho Falls, Idaho, Linda Woody, Snohomish, Wash., and Tina Peerson, Kansas City, Kan.- brothers, Garnett, Pueblo, Ernest, Florence, and Dahl Johnson, Lee's Summit, Mo.- sisters, Eileen Swartz and Hope Schlegal, both of Pueblo-14 grandchildren- and 31 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn, in 1981. A was held in Bremerton on May 1.

Duke, Erdst M.
Erdst M. Duke - Pueblo Chieftain - July 16, 2001 - Florence Mortuary - Erdst M. Duke, 75, of Florence passed away July 13, 2001. He was born July 3, 1926, in Pueblo to Benjamin and Esther McEfee Duke. He earned his master's degree in education and went on to teach and become principal of Rye and Florence high schools. He taught civics at Canon City Junior High until his retirement. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed golf. Mr. Duke was a life member of Florence Elks Lodge No. 611, district deputy Grand Exalted Ruler and past state president of the Elks, member of P.E.R. Club of Florence and Canon City, member of Masonic Lodge No. 97 and many educational associations. He is survived by his wife, Lucille; children, Ronald Duke, Kittredge, Colo., Vicki (George) Uhland, Florence, Deanna (Robert) Alexander, Chandler, Ariz., and LeAnna Giltner, Tucson, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 19, 2001, at Holt Family Funeral Home Chapel in Canon City. Inurnment, Lakeside Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to the Elks Laradon Hall or to the Masonic Scholarship Fund through Holt Family Funeral Home, 806 Macon Ave., Canon City, CO 81212.

Duke, Ralph E.
Ralph E. Duke - Pueblo Chieftain - July 08, 1986 - Ralph E. Duke, 72, passed away at the family home, July 6, 1986, after a lengthy illness. He had been employed as a heavy-equipment operator and well-driller for many years. He will be remembered for his unconditional kindness to both friends and strangers. Husband of Elvira Duke. Father of Marianne Duke, Nancy (Edward) Rochette, and Johnny Duke. Brother of Mary Ruth Deering, Jessye Mae Campbell, and Idell Crall. Grandfather of Christopher Rochette. Great-nephew of Mary Pankey. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Viewing at the mortuary only from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, at Christ the King Church. Interment, Wednesday in St. Joseph Cemetery, Leadville. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, P.O. Box 3092, Pueblo, Colo., 81005.

Dukeman, Pauline
Pauline Dukeman – Pueblo Indicator – January 8, 1916 – Deaths and Funerals –The funeral of Mrs. Pauline Dukeman was held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the McCarthy chapel. Services were conducted by Rev. Gustav Lehman, rector of St. James Episcopal church.

Dukes, Lawrence C.
Lawrence C. "Joe" Dukes - Pueblo Chieftain - April 22, 2005 - Lawrence C. "Joe" Dukes, 60, born Nov. 24, 1944, in Pittsburg, Pa., and passed away April 18, 2005, at University Park Care Center. Joe was everybody's friend at the center, and always was willing to lend a hand to a fellow patient. He took special care of the garden at the center. At his request, cremation has taken place. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, at the University Park Care Center. All are welcome to come and share your thoughts in celebrating Joe's life.

Dukovitch, Nick
Nick Dukovitch – Hugo Range Ledger – November 12, 1910 – Deadly Explosion at Trinidad – Note: Nick Dukovitch is listed among the dead of the Delagua Mine Disaster, November 8, 1910. Nick Dukovitch: Austrian, age 38, married with four surviving children. He was a miner for the Victor-American Fuel Company; death was caused by an explosion of gas and dust and possibly an open lamp. Source: Denver Public Library, “Colorado Mining Fatalities.” See http://www.kmitch.com/Huerfano/delagua.html for in depth coverage of this disaster.

Duling, Robert Lewis
Robert Lewis Duling - Colorado Springs Gazette - October 12, 1988 - Robert Lewis Duling, 81, of Colorado Springs died Thursday in Colorado Springs after a 1 1/2-year illness. He had been a teacher in the Contra Cost County, Calif., school system before retiring in 1973. A family memorial service was conducted Sunday in Stonewall. Mr. Duling was born Feb. 3, 1907, in Weston, to Marion and Eliga Duling. He had lived in Colorado Springs since 1973 and was a former resident of Pleasant Hill, Calif. Mr. Duling served in the Air Force from 1941 until 1953 and was discharged with the rank of lieutenant colonel. He received a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Missouri. Mr. Duling participated in the Colorado Springs Language Center and was a member of Seniors Learning Unlimited, the Reserve Officers Council and the League of Women Voters. He was married Jan. 26, 1935, in Trinidad, to Margaret Sammons, who survives. Mr. Duling also is survived by a son, Brian of Charlottesville, Va.; a daughter, Carol Duling Arnaudo of Lafayette; and four grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 601 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado Springs 80903; Cimarron Hills Fire Department, 1885 Peterson Road, Colorado Springs 80915; or Silver Key Senior Services, 2250 Bott Ave., Colorado Springs 80904.

Dumas, Sarah Abigail
Sarah Abigail Dumas - Poudre Valley Windsor - December 1938 - Huajatolla Chapter D.A.R., Mrs. L. W. Dumas - Mrs. Roy Ray received a telephone message early Tuesday morning informing her of the death of her aunt. Mrs. L.W. Dumas, who passed away at 4:20 a.m. December 27 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Nicol, in Walsenburg, Colo. Mrs. Dumas has been a semi-invalid for several years now as the result of a fall in 1931, but thru the loving care of a devoted daughter, she had reached the ripe old age of 83 years last August. Mrs. Nicol will be remembered as Miss Alice Delphine Dumas, who taught school in Windsor several years ago. Her mother was a sister of Mrs. Roy Ray's mother, the late Mrs. Ella Dumas. The two sisters had married brothers, so Mrs. Ray feels that she has lost a very dear relative with the passing of this aunt. Mrs. Dumas, being a grand daughter of a minister the Rev. Zachariah Walker of the M.E. Church, south of Ohio, was herself baptized at the age of 16 and devoted her life to active membership in the church. When she came to make her home with her daughter in 1918 her membership was transferred to the M.E. Church, South of Walsenburg. The remains were shipped to Kahoka, Mo., the former home, for interment beside the husband who preceded her in death. Mrs. Nicol accompanied the remains, being joined in route by two of her sisters and a brother. Sarah Abigail Walker was born August 1855, in Clark County, Mo. She was a daughter of Henry and Mary Walker, both of whom died several years ago. She was united in marriage on January 23, 1877 to Louis W. Dumas, who died September 9, 1918. Eight children were born to this union, four sons and four daughters. One son, Clarence C., died August 4, 1901 and another son Louis W. died June 9, 1916. The following survive: Mrs. Delphine Nicol of Walsenburg, Colo. Bruce Dumas of Mt. View, Okla., Mrs. D.E. (Grace) Wagner of San Diego, Calif., Mrs. F.E. (Stella) Blas้ of Wichita, Kans., Mrs. Marcus (Irma) Bell of St. Louis, Mo., and Oval Dumas of Kansas City, Missouri. One brother, Clinton M. Walker of Alexandria, Mo., also survives. From the Poudre Valley Windsor, Colorado. Walsenburg World Independent - December 27, 1938 - Mrs. Sarah Dumas, 85, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Delphine Nicol, 403 Kansas Avenue, early this morning, culminating a residence of 20 years in Walsenburg. She was born in Clark County, Missouri, Aug. 15, 1853, and had been living with her daughter here for the past several years. The remains were taken to Pueblo by the Unfug-Peet mortuary this afternoon and forwarded to Kahoka, Mo. for burial. Mrs. Nicol accompanied the body. Deceased is survived by four daughters, Mrs. D. E. (Grace) Wagner of San Diego, Calif.; Mrs. F. E. Blaser, Wichita, Kan.; Mrs. M. F. Bell, St. Louis, Mo., and Mr. Nicol. She is also survived by two sons, Bruce Dumas of Mountain View, Okla., and Oril J. Dumas of Wadsworth, Kan.

Dumphy, Patrick
Patrick Dumphy - Yampa Leader - June 11, 1909 - Patrick Dumphy, one of the best known railroad contractors in the west, died at Pueblo last Friday. He was a member of the firm of Dumphy & Nelson, which built the Moffat road through Gore canon.

Dunado, Marie L.
Marie L. Dunado - Pueblo Chieftain - July 03, 2004 - Marie L. Dunado, nee Smyla, of Suffern dies on June 18 at Calvary Hospital. She is survived by her husband James, daughter Heather of Suffern, parents Stanley and Helen Smyla of Mahwah. Surviving are her brothers Richard Smyla of Sloatsburg, Alfred Smyla of Long Beach Island, N.C. Stanley F. Smyla of Hamburg, NJ, parents-in-law Nick and Jean of Suffern, brothers-in-law Peter Dunado of Suffern, Steven Dunado of Pueblo, CO, many nieces, nephews, family members and friends. She was born Marie Liliane on May 5, 1951 in Roubaix, France. The family arrived in America in 1955, settling in Mahwah, she married James on Oct. 28, 1978. She was a former member and past second lieutenant of the Mahwah Ambulance Company #1, a member of the Suffern Volunteer Fire Dept., Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed gardening, horses and taking care of her family. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in Suffern, followed by burial at Brick Church Cemetery in New Hempstead. The Dunado family asks that any donations be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

Dunaway, Barton H.
Barton Henry Dunaway - Pueblo Chieftain - June 22, 2003 - Barton Henry Dunaway. Our beloved Barton Henry Dunaway, Pueblo West resident, formerly of Davenport, Iowa, passed away June 15, 2003. Loving father of Karla (Don) Porter and Cheryl (Jim) Spice. Enthusiastic grandfather of four grandchildren, Kristopher Porter, Tamika Dunaway, and Ariana and Jaden Spice. Brother of James Dunaway; and son of Leota Dunaway. Also survived by two great-nieces, Emily and Sadie; and great-nephew, Damien James. Predeceased by his father, Jesse Carl Dunaway; and his brother, Patrick Dunaway. Bart was born in Davenport, Iowa on April 24, 1948, to Mary Ann Brasch and was later lovingly adopted by Carl and Leota Dunaway. He was a proud veteran of service with the United States Air Force during both the Vietnam War and Operation Desert Storm. A devoted federal civil servant, Bart was employed at Peterson Air Force Base from 1983 to 2001. Viewing, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home, 401 Broadway. Funeral service, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 275 W. John Powell Blvd., in Pueblo West. Concluding services and interment, Davenport, Iowa. The casket will be open before and after the service. The family will greet friends at the church hall following the service. A memorial fund has been established in his name as a scholarship fund for his grandchildren, or donations may be made to Our Savior's Lutheran Church where he was a member.

Dunbar, Kenneth Lawrence
Kenneth Lawrence Dunbar - Ca๑on City Daily Record - October 16, 2005 - Kenneth Lawrence Dunbar , 95, of Loveland passed away Oct. 8, 2005, at his residence. He was born on May 26, 1910, in Elmira, N.Y., to Archie Dunbar and Ella Nicewonger Dunbar. He was one of six children and attended public schools in Elmira and Sodus Point, N.Y. Kenneth was a graduate of Alfred University. He met his wife, Mary Elizabeth Faro, in Rochester, N.Y., and they were married on May 14, 1938, in Nyack, N.Y. Mary preceded him in death in March 2003. Because Kenneth had been ill with tuberculosis, the couple moved to Texas and then to Colorado. Ken and Mary became parents to four children: Phayne Sue, Lance William, Keith Faro and Barry Lynn. Kenneth received his Colorado teaching certification from the University of Colorado in 1941 and taught in Byers, Avondale and Silverton, Colo., where he was superintendent of schools from 1943 to 1947. He became principal of Del Norte High School in 1947 and earned his master's degree in education from Western State College in Gunnison in 1948. In 1949 he became principal of Aurora High School in Aurora. He became director of special services for the Aurora Public Schools in 1955 and served in that capacity until his retirement in 1972. He was responsible for the formation of the special education programs, the adult education programs and for the preschool and kindergarten programs in the Aurora Public Schools and in 1968 was named the Aurora Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year for his contributions to the Aurora community. Following his retirement from the school district, Ken sold real estate and became a charter member of the Aurora Public Schools Federal Credit Union. He and Mary traveled through many states and purchased a home in Tucson, Ariz., where they spent the winter months. They returned to Colorado in the summertime and lived in their travel trailer at the United Camp Grounds east of Loveland. In 1994 they purchased a home in Loveland to be closer to their children. Ken was a member of Mountain View Presbyterian Church in Loveland and had served as elder in Presbyterian churches in Aurora and Tucson. He was a great fan of the Colorado Rockies and was featured on their Web site this summer for being a faithful Colorado baseball fan for more than 50 years. He also greatly enjoyed the Denver Broncos games and knew each member of both teams by name and record. He loved the Rocky Mountains, and his greatest enjoyment was going up the Poudre Canyon for lunch or up to Rocky Mountain National Park to see the fall colors or to hear the elk bugle. He and Mary were avid fishermen in their younger years and never lost their love for the mountains. He is survived by his daughter Phayne Bushner and husband Jerry of Loveland; sons Lance Dunbar and wife Etta of Canon City, Keith Dunbar of Loveland, and Barry Dunbar and wife Marsha of Aurora; former son-in-law Alexander Poor and wife Karleen of Loveland; grandchildren Brett Poor, Loren Poor, Erica Williams, Kevin Dunbar and Kassandra Dunbar; great-grandchildren Hillary Cito, Courtney Clark, Jordan Clark, Drake Cumbie-Poor, Marika Poor and Steffan Poor; a brother, Donald Dunbar of Greece, N.Y.; and numerous nephews and nieces. Ken was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mary; a granddaughter, Tanya Clark; and two brothers and two sisters. Services were held at Fairmount Mortuary in Denver and were presided over by James Webb, associate pastor of Mountain View Presbyterian Church, Loveland. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Red Cross for hurricane relief or the House of Neighborly Service, 565 N. Cleveland Ave.

Duncan, Elizabeth B.
Elizabeth B. Duncan - Pueblo Chieftain - September 3, 1987 - Elizabeth B. Duncan passed away Sept. 2, 1987, at a local nursing home. Survived by her son, James Duncan, a professor of music at USC. Those wishing may make contributions to St. Peter Episcopal Church in Pueblo or the First Christian Church memorial fund in Louisiana, Mo., through the funeral home office in Pueblo. No local services. Services under the direction of Sterne Funeral Home, Louisiana, Mo.

Duncan, James
James Duncan - Telluride Journal - August 1, 1912 - 2 Killed in Rock Island Wreck at Pueblo - Pueblo, July 31 - Two trainmen are dead and several passengers are injured as the result of the derailment of the Chicago Express on the Rock Island road in the northern part of the city last night. The dead are: G. W. Swearingen, engineer, Pueblo; James Duncan, porter, Pueblo. The derailment was the result of a washout which washed out a portion of the track along Fountain Creek. The train rolled down the embankment and lodged in the water below. Hugo Range Ledger - Rock Island Wreck Kills Two - Pueblo - Two were killed and four injured in a wreck of the Rock Island passenger train No. 6, known as the "Chicago Express," in the north limits of the city. The injured, all of whom are expected to recover, were in the day coach, which overturned. Golden Colorado Transcript - August 8, 1912 - It is now believed that five people, one woman and four men, lost their lives in the recent Rock Island wreck at Pueblo.

Duncan, Lula Mae
Lula Mae Briggs Duncan - Fort Stockton Pioneer - February 6, 2004 - Fort Stockton, TX - Lula Mae Briggs Duncan, born Jan. 11,1907, in Coleman County, on the J. P. Morris Ranch, died Jan. 30, 2004, in Hugo, Oklahoma. Mrs. Duncan was the second of three daughters born to Sidonia Marquardt Briggs and Thomas Adam Briggs. Mrs. Duncan's mother was the daughter of Bertha Poerner and John Marquardt. Mrs. Duncan's sisters, who preceded her in death, were Bertha Briggs Musick and Euda Lee Briggs Johnson. Mrs. Johnson resided in Sanderson for several years prior to her death. Mrs. Duncan graduated from Abilene High School in 1924 as salutatorian. She attended one year at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene. She went to work for Southwestern Bell in Abilene. And, in 1930 was transferred to Lubbock as chief operator. On Sept. 7, 1932, Mrs. Duncan married Mark Welcome Duncan in Lubbock. They resided in Lubbock, where Mr. Duncan had Mark Duncan Drug. In 1942 Mr. Duncan went into the U.S. Army where he served until 1945. Mr. and Mrs. Duncan returned to Lubbock after his discharge, where they remained until May 1946, when they moved to Trinidad, Colorado, to operate the Dr. Pepper Bottling Company. In November 1948 Mr. and Mrs. Duncan moved to Sanderson where he was employed by Spears Drug. In early 1949 Mr. Duncan became a partner in the drug store which became known as Spears-Duncan Drug. On Aug. 5, 1970, they sold the drug store, but remained in Sanderson. Mr. Duncan passed away June 14, 1974. Mrs. Duncan was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Sanderson, where she taught Sunday school for many years. She was also a member of the Eastern Star and various other organizations in Sanderson. Mrs. Duncan is survived by two nieces, Linda St. Clair of Snow, Okla. and Anita Worthington of Point Blank, as well as two cousins, Chester Marquardt and Harry Marquardt of Sisterdale, and many grandnieces and nephews. Services were held at the First Methodist Church in Sanderson, followed by interment in Sanderson Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Sanderson.

Duncan, Virginia
Virginia "Ginny" Duncan - Pueblo Chieftain - October 28, 1998 - Virginia "Ginny" Duncan, 76, of Pueblo West, passed away Oct. 26, 1998. Survived by her husband of 55 years, William Bill" Duncan- children, William Bill" (Michelle) Duncan III, Colorado Springs, Linda Reynolds, Meridian, Miss., Ingrid (John) Holland, Pueblo, Vickie (Ron) Richardson, Pueblo- brother, John (Mary Lou) Spidle, Newry, Pa.- sister, Gertrude (Eldon) Shaw, Newry, Pa.- 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Mrs. Duncan was a member of the Adriance United Methodist Church, V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 5812, and Pueblo West Mobile Home Association. She enjoyed bowling, baking and most importantly, her family. Viewing, 8 until 5 p.m. Wednesday, and 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Friday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends after service at the VFW hall in Pueblo West.

Dunda, Julia
Julia Dunda - Pueblo Chieftain - September 12, 2003 - Julia Dunda, 87, of Pueblo, passed away Sept. 10, 2003. Born Oct. 18, 1915, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by her beloved husband of 64 years, Pete Dunda; her parents, Anna and Alex Uhal; brothers, Petey, Andrew, John and Michael; and sisters, Mary Maikovich, Anna Pruss and Marge Elich. Survived by sisters, Helen Zupancic, Sophie Rooth, Alice (James) Connor and Evelyn (Willard) Keller; son, Pete (Susan) Dunda; daughter, Sharon (Feliks) Speier; grandchildren, Peter (Suzette) Dunda, Deidra Speier, Laura (Tim) Barkocy, Darren (Becky) Speier, Dorene (Jeff) Turner and Andy Dunda. Also survived by great-grandchildren, Sierra Speier, Emily and Jack Barkocy, Aleea Turner and Alexander Dunda; and numerous nieces and nephews. Julia was a very caring wife, mother and grandmother. She loved listening to polka music, especially to her son, Pete. Parastas, 7 p.m. Sunday, and funeral service, 10 a.m. Monday; both services at St. Michael's Orthodox Christian Church, 801 Summit, with the Rev. Christopher Stanton officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family and friends will be received after the interment at St. Michael's Church basement. Donations may be made to St. Michael's Orthodox Christian Church in Julia's memory.

Dunda, Pete
Pete Dunda - Pueblo Chieftain - January 27, 2002 - Pete Dunda, 87, of Pueblo, passed away Jan. 25, 2002. Born June 13, 1914, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by parents, John and Helen Dunda; four brothers John, Steve, Mike and Frank; and two sisters, Mary (Boyd) Dunda and Ann (Hill) Dunda. Survived by beloved wife of 64 years, Julia (Uhal) Dunda; sisters, Sophie (Panion) Dunda and Julia (Rakich) Dunda; son, Peter (Susan) Dunda; daughter, Sharon (Feliks) Speier; grandchildren, Peter (Suzette) Dunda, Deidra Speier, Laura (Tim) Barkocy, Darren (Becky) Speier, Dorene (Jeff) Turner, Andy Dunda; great-grandchildren, Sierra Speier, Emily and Jack Barkocy, Aleea Turner and Alexander Dunda; and numerous nieces and nephews. Pete was a retired steelworker of 42 years and an avid bowler and fisherman. He enjoyed all sports, especially baseball and was fond of accordion polka music. Parastas, 7 p.m. Tuesday, and funeral service, 10 a.m. Wednesday, both at St. Michael's Orthodox Church, 801 Summit. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family and friends will be received after interment at St. Michael's Hall Church basement. Donations may be made to St. Michael's Orthodox Church or to the charity of your choice in his memory.

Dunda, Steve E.
Steve E. Dunda - Pueblo Chieftain - December 28, 1998 - Allnutt Funeral Service Fort Collins, Colo. - Steve E. Dunda, 70, of Fort Collins died Tuesday, Dec. 22, 1998, in Fort Collins where he had lived since 1964. A will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 28, 1998, at Allnutt Funeral Service Drake Road Chapel, 650 West Drake Road. Steve was born Dec. 22, 1928, in Pueblo to Steve and Helen Dunda. Steve was married to Alice Genevieve Miller on Dec. 27, 1980, in Evergreen, Colo. Steve, an avid sportsman, lettered in football, baseball and basketball in high school and played on the 1947 Centennial High School championship football and baseball teams in Pueblo. After graduation from high school he attended Colorado College in Colorado Springs where he played football. Steve retired from Public Service Company of Colorado in 1986 as superintendent of gas and electric operations in Fort Collins after 38 years of service. He enjoyed bowling, traveling and reading historical novels. We will miss his love, support, generosity and humor. He is survived by his wife, Alice- his son, David (Anne) of Minneapolis, Minn.- his daughter, Kathryn (Craig) Wilson of Greeley, Colo.,- and his brother, Gerald (Betty) Finley of Colorado Springs, Colo. Mr. Dunda leaves nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Food Distribution Center of Larimer County in Fort Collins in care of Allnutt Funeral Service Drake Road Chapel, 650 West Drake Road, Fort Collins, Colo. 80526.

Dunfee, Esther
Esther Dunfee - Pueblo Chieftain - October 30, 1997 - Esther Dunfee of Rocky Ford died at Rocky Ford Nursing Home at the age of 90. Survived by three sons, Jerry, Jim and Carl Dunfee. Services at Church of the Nazarene on Friday, Oct. 31, at 1 p.m. Burial in Valley View Cemetery.

Dunfee, Thomas Edward
Thomas Edward Dunfee - Pueblo Chieftain - September 19, 1976 - Thomas Edward Dunfee, Sept. 18, 1976, in a local hospital. Husband of Mrs. Barbary Dunfee, Wetmore. Father of Mrs. Barbara Ford, Colorado Springs, Kenneth Dunfee, Lakewood, Ross Kemper, Reno, Nev., Mrs. Edeth Sun, Sioux City, Iowa, Mrs. Hazel Oberon, Eads, Robert Kemper, Pueblo, and John Dunfee, Colorado Springs, Grandfather of 19, Great- grandfather of 1. Member of Wetmore Community Church and United Steelworkers of America, Local 2102. He was born Aug. 14, 1911, in Kansas. Mr. Dunfee came to Pueblo in 1936 and was employed as lead millwright for CF&I Steel Corp. for 32 years, retiring in 1969. He was preceded in death by son, Daniel Lee Kemper, June 1958. Mr. and Mrs. Dunfee were married July 17, 1958, in Elko, Tex. Services Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1976, at 11 a.m. in the Wetmore Community Church with the Rev. Clayton Shotwell officiating. Interment in Hope Cemetery, Wetmore. Mr. Dunfee will lie in state at the Davis Memorial Chapel from noon Sunday to 9 p.m. Monday.

Dungan, Cora M.
Cora M. Dungan - Pueblo Chieftain - March 09, 1999 - Cora M. Dungan, 95, passed away March 8, 1999. Survived by her children, Clarence Dungan, Paul Dungan and Clora Brooks- 19 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren- sister, Bernice Bowerman and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by husband, Bert Dungan-daughter, Juliaetta Chostner- two brothers and one sister. Funeral service, Wednesday, 10 a.m., Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing, Tuesday, noon-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Dunham, Charlie D.
Charles D. Dunham - Pueblo Chieftain - April 25, 2000 - Charlie D. Dunham, 79, longtime Lamar area resident, passed away April 22, 2000. Services, 10 a.m. Wednesday, at the Peacock Funeral Home. Interment, Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation until 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Dunham, Destinee Rose
Destinee Rose Dunham - Pueblo Chieftain - February 20, 2004 - Destinee Rose Dunham, infant, was called back to her heavenly father on Feb. 18, 2004. Destinee was born Feb. 18, 2004, at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center, to Laura Dawn Robelia and Darin Ray Dunham, who survive her. Destinee also is survived by her brother, Andrew Jonathan Robelia; grandparents, Marsha Lepley and Linda Foster; aunts and uncles, Luke (Maura) Lepley, Lisa Archuleta, Jacob Lepley, Michael Beamer, Scott Beamer; cousins, Brieann and Caleb Lepley, Tristan and Mireya Archuleta, Laura and Monica Beamer, Blake and Troy Beamer and Michael Davenport; great-grandparents, Lois and Charles Gingras and Bob and Betty Lepley; great-aunt; Linda Davenport. Destinee will be sadly missed by all her family. Service will be held at T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004.

Dunich, Emilie
Emilie Dunich - Huerfano World - February 23, 1989 - Emilie Dunich of Walsenburg, died Feb. 22, 1989, in St. Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo. Services are pending. Boies Almont is in charge of arrangements.

Dunich, George
George Dunich - Huerfano World - May 17, 1990 - George Dunich, 76, of Pueblo, formerly of Walsenburg, died Wednesday May 9, 1990 in St. Mary Corwin Hospital. Mr. Dunich had hip surgery on Good Friday. Born Apr. 8, 1914, in Tioga he lived most of his life in the area and married the late Emilie Solomon Oct. 14, 1939. In 1974, he retired from the Del Carbon Mine. Mr. Dunich was a member of the St. Mary Church, UMWA and Croatian Lodge. Mr. Dunich is survived by three children, Richard Dunich, Loveland, Thomas Dunich, Pueblo, and Georgia Nielsen, Denver; three sisters, Rose Steffani and Millie Matteo, Walsenburg, and Eva Kopera, Colorado Springs; six grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. His wife, Emilie died Feb. 22, 1989. Mass of Christian Burial was Saturday from St. Mary Church. Burial was in South St. Mary Cemetery with UMWA services. Boies Almont was in charge of arrangements.

Dunich, Nellie
Nellie Dunich - Pueblo Chieftain - June 10, 1986 - Mrs. Nellie Dunich, Walsenburg. Mother of George (Emilie) Dunich, Rose (Tony) Steffani, and Nellie (Frank) Matteo, Walsenburg; and Eva Kopera, Colorado Springs. Sister of Julia Cousins, Las Vegas, Nev.; and Annie Bramall, Pueblo; 24 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Services, St. Mary Church: rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Thursday. Interment, South St. Mary Cemetery.

Dunich, Tom M.
Tom M. Dunich - Walsenburg World-Independent - July 21, 1944 - Tom Dunich Reported Wounded In Saipan Action - Pfc. Tom M. Dunich, 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Dunich, 121 Champa Street, Loma Park, has been reported seriously wounded in action on Saipan, June 25, according to word received Saturday by his parents from the War department. No further details were contained in the telegram received here. Dunich, a graduate in the class of 1943 from Huerfano county high school, entered the army July 2, 1943, and took his basic training at Camp Roberts, Calif. He was sent overseas in February of this year and had been stationed in Hawaii. Henry Dunich, brother of Tom, left this morning for induction into the army at Fort Logan. Huerfano World - October 16, 2003 - This Week in Walsenburg History - 1947: The body of Pfc. Tom Dunich will arrive tomorrow, Friday, for burial with full military honors and services, by the Walsenburg Croatian Fraternal Union No. 292.

Dunkin, Irma Jean
Irma Jean Dunkin - Pueblo Chieftain - March 15, 2001 - Passed away March 13, 2001, at her home in Rye. Irma was born May 13, 1933, in Momouth, Kan., to Beulah and Harry Scott. On May 13, 1955, she married Robert Dunkin in Sharon, Kan., and in 1960 they moved to Colorado Springs. They retired from the Air Force Academy in 1988 and have been residents of Rye since 1993. Irma was a past matron of the Order of Eastern Star, Glen Eyrie Chapter 8 in Colorado Springs and a member of Daughters of the Nile, Ruhama Temple No. 7 in Pueblo. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her sister, Marie Cochan. Her survivors include her husband, Robert, of the family home in Rye; one son, Scott Dunkin, of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and two daughters, Roberta Spatz, of Spring City, Pa., and Catherine Dunkin, of Colorado City, Colo.; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Dunkin will lie in state from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday at the mortuary. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2001, in the Rye Home United Methodist Church, 2063 Main St. in Rye. Interment will follow in the Brookside Cemetery in Rye. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in memory of Irma be made to the American Cancer Society.

Dunkle, John D.
John D. Dunkle - Pueblo Chieftain - May 10, 2003 - John D. Dunkle passed away May 8, 2003, in Pueblo. He was 74. Among his survivors are his wife, Virginia. Cremation in the Davis Crematory. Private services will be held.

Dunlap, Laurene G.
Laurene G. Dunlap - Pueblo Chieftain - March 14, 1999 - Laurene G. Dunlap, 76, passed away March 9, 1999, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital following a brief illness. Born April 22, 1922, in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. She was a licensed practical nurse prior to retirement. She was a dedicated and faithful member of New Bethany Baptist Church. She had a willingness to serve in any capacity that she could to help her fellow Christian. She also enjoyed cooking, reading, camping, fishing and traveling. Preceded in death by her parents, Sterling and Myrtle Lamb Gamble- former late husbands, Ellis Burelsonand Luther Dunlap- a brother, Grover Gambel- and two sisters, Mable Huston and Alberta Davis. Survived by children, Myrtle (George) Henson, Brenda (Curtis) Kimble, Paul (Louise) Dunlap and William and Rex Dunlap- eight grandchildren-seven great-grandchildren- and her church family of New Bethany. Visitation, noon until 5 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Monday, New Bethany Baptist Church, Rev. Orville Miles officiating. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery.

Dunlap, Mary Margaret
Mary Margaret Dunlap - Pueblo Chieftain - July 15, 2003 - Mary Margaret Dunlap, 95, departed this world on Sunday, July 13, 2003, to be with her Lord and to be reunited with her dearly loved husband, John T. Dunlap. Mary was born to George E. Snider Jr. and Elizabeth Ellen Snider in Leadville, Colo., on March 14, 1908. She leaves to cherish her memory her beloved daughter, Dorothy Ann Dunlap, of the family home; niece, Mary Lois (Frederick) Davenport; nephew, Dave (Jeanette) Walker; nieces, Bev Ogilivie, Pat (Rob) Robinson and Mabel Walker; sister-in-law, Mary Walker. She also leaves many loved great- nieces and -nephews and many good friends. Mary was a devoted wife and mother. She was a registered pharmacist, having graduated from the Capitol College of Pharmacy. During World War II, she helped organize the block mothers program and later served as an occupational therapist in the geriatric unit of the Colorado State Hospital for 14 years. Upon her retirement, she volunteered for many years in the school media centers at Carlile and Belmont Elementary schools, supporting her daughter, Dorothy, who was the media specialist. Mary was an active member of St. Paul United Methodist Church for 50 years and a member of the Homebuilder's Sunday School Class. She was a member of PEO, Chapter AU and the Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Dorothy Ann and the family would like to extend their thanks and appreciation to good friend and caregiver, Vicky Medrano, Dr. Aasen, Parkview Home Health Care and Sangre de Cristo Hospice for their loving care. Mary will lie in state at the funeral home from noon until 7 p.m. today. Graveside committal service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at Mountain View Cemetery, followed by a memorial service at 1:30 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 107 E. Routt Ave., with Pastor Tom Peacock officiating. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

Dunlap, Samuel J.
Samuel J. Dunlap – Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 1990 – Samuel J. Dunlap passed away February 9, 1990, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital. Survived by his loving wife, Rose Mary of the family home, four stepchildren, a brother Cecil (Lorene) Dunlap, Hugoton, Kans., a sister, Madora (Bill) Jones, Mansfield, Ark., and a sister-in-law, Fern Dunlap. A veteran of the US Army, WWII, Corp. of Engineers. By his request, cremation, no services.

Dunlap, William
William Dunlap - Rocky Mountain News - February 25, 1911 - William Dunlap, age 44, on Feb. 24, at Pueblo. Killed by fall at Minnequa Steel plant, died in Minnequa Hospital.

Dunleavy, John
Detective John Dunleavy - Pueblo Police Department - July 1909 - Detective Sergeant Dunleavy was walking his daughter home at the end of his shift on the night of July 21, 1909. He was approached by two men who began to insult his daughter. Dunleavy pulled her behind him and stepped forward. One of the men drew his gun and shot Dunleavy three times. The detective was rushed to the hospital and lived for four days before he succumbed to his wounds. An investigation determined that Dunleavy's murder was a planned assassination by several individuals because of his police work. Three suspects were in custody but the outcome is unknown. Detective John Dunleavy: Shot and killed while walking with his daughter through a parking lot at Evans and Baystate avenues on July 21, 1909. His killers were never found, but they were believed to be part of an organized crime ring he was investigating.

Dunlop, Irene Margaret
Irene Margaret Gillespie Dunlop - Pueblo Chieftain - June 25, 2000 - Irene Margaret Gillespie Dunlop, 93, born June 9, 1907, in Appleton, Wis., passed away June 23, 2000. Preceded in death by her husband, George Dunlop. Survived by daughter, Jonnene Dunlop McFarland of Pueblo; granddaughters, Jennifer (Andy) Whisman of Milton, W.Va., Jeanne (Steven) McDonald of Lafayette, Colo., and Janet McFarland (Bobby Valentine) of Denver; and great-granddaughters, Lauren Olivia and Hannah Katheryn Whisman, and Katherine Irene McDonald. Starting as an operator in Chicago, Irene retired from Mountain Bell as chief operator in l971 after 40 years of service. In Albuquerque, she served as president of the Soroptimist International. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Pueblo and a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. She was also a Grey Lady at St. Mary-Corwin hospital for 20 years and a volunteer in the Pueblo Zoo Gift Shop. Until her death, she swam daily with the YWCA Penguin Club. During her life she was known for her baking and blue ribbon knitting. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Monday, June 26, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in Irene's memory to the YWCA Swimming Pool Fund.

Dunmire, Lawrence S.
Lawrence S. Dunmire - Pueblo Chieftain - December 22, 1997 - Lawrence S. Dunmire, 90, passed away in Pueblo on Dec. 22, 1997. Survived by his daughter, Sharon (Dr. James) Fowler of Pueblo- brothers, Donald (Miriam) Dunmire of Rapid City, S.D., and Arthur (Ruth) Dunmire of Sacramento, Calif.- grandchildren, Michelle Fowler of Boulder, Matthew Fowler of Ann Arbor, Mich., and Eric Rick" Fowler of Chicago, Ill. Preceded in death by his wife, Marquerite Dunmire. Born March 25, 1907, in Lowell, Neb. Lawrence practiced law in Hastings, Neb., for more than 50 years. Services and interment will be held in Hastings, Neb.

Dunmire, Rance
Rance Dunmire - Pueblo Chieftain - November 14, 2006 - Rance Dunmire, a former Navy pilot, was not an honorary parade marshal for the Veterans Day Parade held Saturday in Downtown Pueblo. Dunmire, 73, had been scheduled to participate in the parade, but died Nov. 2. The Pueblo Chieftain makes every effort to print all news stories accurately. If an error does occur, please call the city desk at 544-3520 immediately so a correction can be printed here in the next day's edition.

Dunmire, Rance D.
Rance D. Dunmire - Pueblo Chieftain - November 6, 2006 - Rance D. Dunmire, CAPT USN (ret), 73, passed away Nov. 2, 2006. Survived by his wife of 51 years, Jo Dunmire; children, Brad (Darla) Dunmire of Pueblo, Gail (Earl) Kirkwood of Colorado Springs and Grant Dunmire of Denver; and a very special friend, who is like a son, Doug Courson of Denver; siblings, Joe A. (Arlyne) Dunmire of Casper, Wyo., Dr. I. Dale (Carlynn) Dunmire of Stockton, Calif., Belva (Chuck) Chapin of Boulder City, Nev., and Bob (Helene) Dunmire of Denver; and grandchildren, Katy (Brian) Frazier of Pueblo, Micah (Zac) Langston of Laramie, Wyo., Holly Dunmire of Pueblo, Brady Kirkwood and Dana Kirkwood, both of Colorado Springs. Rance was born to George and Gladys Dunmire on Sept. 18, 1933, in Basin, Wyo. He was a career U.S. Naval aviator, retiring in 1986, after 31 years of service. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, where he was active with Volunteers in Mission. He was also active with Pueblo Historical Aircraft Society and a member of Model A and Model T Ford Clubs and several R.V. clubs. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2006, First Methodist Church, 11th and Court, with the Rev. Dr. Rick Calhoun officiating. Full military honors by the U.S. Navy Honor Guard will follow the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pueblo Historical Aircraft Society or Leukemia Society, through the funeral home.

Dunn, Albena L.
Albena L. Dunn - Ca๑on City Daily Record – May 1, 2004 - Albena L. Dunn, 87, Canon City, died April 27, 2004, in Canon City. She was born Oct. 18, 1916, in Walsenburg, to John and Mary (Antonio) Dalfior. She moved to Fremont County as a young girl and lived in Lincoln Park and Canon City all her life, except for a short time when she lived in California during World War II when her husband was involved in building liberty ships. Viewing will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 1, at Wilson Funeral Home. Scriptural funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, May 3, at Wilson Memorial Chapel with Father Michael Murray, OSB, officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Those wishing may make contributions to Orchard of Hope, 1330 Elm Ave., Canon City, 81212.

Dunn, Celia McClanahan
Celia McClanahan Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - March 27, 1998 - Celia McClanahan Dunn, formerly of Pueblo, died in Denver on July 28, 1997. She was 64 years old. A memorial service will be held as her ashes are laid to rest at Roselawn Cemetery at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 28, 1998. The family invites you to join them as they celebrate her life. Ms. Dunn is survived by her mother, Eunice McClanahan of Pueblo; sister, Joan Hillestad of Millbrae, Calif.; daughter, Diane Dunn of Denver; son, Larry Dunn; and two grandchildren, also of Denver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Lung Association or the Colorado Hospice Organization.

Dunn, Charles W.
Charles W. Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - September 22, 2001 - Charles W. Dunn, age 63, of Rocky Ford. Services pending.

Dunn, David
David Dunn – Pueblo Colorado Daily Chieftain – September 14, 1873 – Died at the residence of S. J. Graham, ten miles west of Rocky Ford, Bent County, Col., Sept. 12th, 1873, Dr. David Dunn, of Burksville, Cumberland County, Kentucky, aged thirty years. Dr. Dunn came to Southern Colorado in December, 1872, in the hope of arresting the progress of consumption which began to develop a year since. At the time, hope was encouraged, yet the progress of the destroyer was sure. His gentlemanly deportment and real worth and real worth, won for him the respect and esteem of all who became acquainted with him. He was patient and resigned, trusting alone in the merits of his Redeemer. A devoted wife and two children, with a large circle of friends mourn his early death. It was his wish to die in the bosom of his home, but after all hope of recovery was gone, he was unable to journey so far. He received the kind care of his brother-in-law, during his last days, by whom, his remains will be taken to his family for interment.

Dunn, Everett B.
Everett B. Dunn – Pueblo Chieftain - February 19, 1991 – Everett B. Dunn, 65, Pueblo resident since 1963, passed away February 17, 1991. Mr. Dunn sold automobiles for Cardinal Chrysler ad, most recently, the owner of Main Motors Used Cars here. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Aerie No. 145. He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Sophie, of the family home. Two sons, Dr. James (Penny) Dunn, Tacoma, Wash., Terry (Kelly) Dunn, Memphis, Tenn.; one daughter Lois Dunn, Houston, Texas; one stepson, Ricky (Debbie) DeGroot, Sandwich, Ill.; three stepdaughters, Lorraine (Dewey) Christopherson, Trivoli, Ill., Alice Theis, Seneca, Ill, Kathy Minnick Angwin, Calif., two brothers, Jim M. Dunn, Beulah, Wes L. Dunn, Pueblo; one sister, Marge (Wayne) Slinkard, Roswell NM; stepmother, Beatrice Hensley, Farmington, Mo.; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by his parents, one brother; and one son-in-law. Memorial services will be held 2 pm Wednesday, T.G. McCarthy Chapel, Pastor Wayne Ward officiating. At his request, cremation. Family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorial contributions can be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice either direct or through the funeral home.

Dunn, Glen
Glen Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - March 06, 2001 - Age 61, passed away Feb. 27, 2001. Funeral services, 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Lamar Christian Church. Interment, Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation today until 7 p.m. at the funeral home and Tuesday from 10 a.m. until service time at the church.

Dunn, Herbert P.
Herbert P. Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - May 31, 2002 - Herbert P. Dunn, 85, passed away May 29, 2002. Survived by his daughter, Cheryl (Dan) Thomas of Pueblo West; brothers, Theron (Margaret) Dunn and Dallas (Freda) Dunn, both of Ca๑on City; grandchildren, Tamara (Jerry) Queen of Pueblo West and Thadd (Erin) Thomas of Glendive, Mont.; and great-grandchildren, Tyler Thomas and Cayden Thomas. Preceded in death by his wife, Martha L. Dunn in March 1988. Herbert was born May 31, 1916, in Long Beach, Calif. The family soon moved to Canon City where he attended school and in 1940 moved to Pueblo. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired as director of shipping and receiving for the University of Southern Colorado. As per his request, there will be no viewing or service. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. There will be a private family inurnment this summer. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to the USC Scholarship Fund, c/o the funeral home office.

Dunn, James
James Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - July 08, 2000 - James Dunn passed away after a brief illness Wednesday, July 5, 2000, in Pueblo, Colo. "Jimmie," as he was known to family and friends, was born in Stratton, Colo., on Oct. 1, 1921. He is preceded in death by his parents, James and Lilly Dunn; brother, Ira Dunn; sisters, Pearl Scott, Gladys Estes, Nell Miller and Bess Irvine. He is survived by his wife of nearly 55 years, Mary Dunn; and two sons, Mike Dunn of Albuquerque and Jeff Dunn of Pueblo. He is also survived by a sister, Helen Leigh Stevenson of Longmont, Colo.; numerous nieces and nephews and several brothers and sisters-in-law. James served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII. He was awarded the Navy Cross for heroism on Guadalcanal in the South Pacific in January of 1943. He retired from CF&I Combustion Dept. after over 40 years of service. After his retirement, he was a tireless volunteer for the SRDA Meals on Wheels Program. Jimmie loved good conversations, good books, animals, and entertaining friends at the family cabin near Lake Isabel and in his beautiful backyard. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew him. Member of Pueblo Country Club, both the Scottish Rite and York Rite of Freemasonry, and was a life member of Pueblo BPO Elks Lodge, No. 90. Jimmie was the Master of South Pueblo Lodge No. 31 AF & AM in 1972, and was the Most Worshipful Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Colorado, AF & AM in 1985. Jimmie was widely known and respected for his depth of knowledge and excellent speaking ability on many subjects. He was especially interested in Freemasonry, history and the world of ideas in general. Jimmie was a man of tolerance and open-mindedness in the great tradition of free thought. In lieu of food and flowers, the family requests contributions be made in his memory to the SRDA Meals on Wheels Program or Colorado Bluesky Enterprises Children's/Family Services through the funeral home office. The family would like to extend special thanks to everyone in the ICU at St. Mary-Corwin hospital and Drs. Gaide, Barron, Sunku and Crute. Jimmie will lie in state at the funeral home Sunday from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Private family services will be held on Monday, July 10, 2000, at the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Interment will be at Roselawn Cemetery.

Dunn, Larry Charles
Larry Charles Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - August 30, 2001 - Age 60, a 20-year resident of Pueblo, left this life Aug. 26, 2001. Mr. Dunn was a groundskeeper at the University of Southern Colorado for 10 years. He was also a truck driver for numerous years. His hobbies were fishing and making jewelry. Each family member holds dear pieces of jewelry that were made especially for them and this will always remind them of what a loving and caring father and grandfather he was. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles W. Dunn, in 1994. He is remembered by his wife of 30 years, Beverly Dunn; mother, Jean (Ed LaFollette) Dunn; children, David, Dean, Jacquie, Sue, Kay and Scotty, and all their families; grandchildren, April, Rochelle, Marie, Kristine, Brian, Steve, J.P., Andrew, Tanner and Amanda; great-grandchild, Taylor; brother, Gary and Judy Dunn; and nieces, Amy and Sara and their families. Also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, other relatives and many friends. Memorial service to be held at 2 p.m., Aug. 30, 2001, at the Adrian Comer Garden Chapel, 2710 N. Elizabeth, Rev. Conley Henderson officiating.

Dunn, Margaret M.
Margaret M. Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - January 01, 2006 - Margaret M. Dunn passed away Dec. 27, 2005, in Canon City. Margaret was born July 8, 1918, in Pueblo to E.S. and Julia Hasselman. She was employed as a teacher at Parkview Elementary School for 27 years until retiring in 1972 and moving to Canon City. Mrs. Dunn was a member of the Shadow Hills Golf Club and a life member of the C.E.A. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theron, in 2004; as well as a brother, Ed Keller. Margaret is survived by her daughter, Terry (Roger) Williams of Canon City, grandchildren, Douglas Williams of Littleton, Daniel Williams of Canon City, Julie (Martin) Peek of Wyoming, David (Debbie) Williams of Washington, Jennifer (Brad) Milliman, Colorado Springs. Cremation in the Davis Crematory. Private services will be held. Donations in memory of Mrs. Dunn may be made to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice West in Canon City.

Dunn, Roy H.
Roy H. Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - June 12, 2000 - Roy H. Dunn, age 89, of Holly, Colo., died June 10, 2000. Graveside funeral service and burial, 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 14, 2000, at the Hartman Cemetery. Visitation, noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 8 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at Valley Memorial-Holly Chapel. Memorial contributions to the Holly Volunteer Ambulance Fund.

Dunn, Theron E.
Theron E. “Ted” Dunn - Pueblo Chieftain - February 25, 2004 - Theron E. “Ted” Dunn passed away Feb. 21, 2004, in Canon City. He was born Jan. 5, 1918, in Lamar. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers. Ted is survived by his wife, Margaret Dunn; daughter, Terry (Roger) Williams; a brother, Dallas; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Cremation in the Davis Crematory. Private services will be held. Donations in memory of Mr. Dunn may be made to the Friends of Hospice of Fremont County.

Dunnington, Vada
Vada Dunnington - Pueblo Chieftain - January 31, 2001 - Vada Dunnington, 104, passed away Jan. 29, 2001. Preceded in death by husband of 60 years, William Bryan Dunnington. Also predeceased by daughter, Willa Deane Leathers, and son, William Wayne Dunnington. Survived by children, Darla (Marvin) Shelman of Pueblo, Jan (Sharon) Dunnington of Fruita, Colo., Wanda (Ron) Paulson of Monte Vista, Colo., and Noma (Win) Childs of Prescott, Ariz.; 23 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers, Everett Ausmus and Elgan Ausmus of Missouri and numerous nieces and nephews. Vada was an 11-year resident of University Park Care Center and a resident of Pueblo for 51 years. She worked at and retired from the Colorado State Hospital. The family would like to thank University Park Care Center for the care given to their mother. Funeral services, 10 a.m. Thursday. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Dunnington, W. Wayne
W. Wayne Dunnington - Pueblo Chieftain - December 04, 1999 - W. Wayne Dunnington, 70, passed away Dec. 2, 1999, at the family home in Pueblo West. Survived by his wife, Janet; children, Mark Dunnington, and Michelle (Wesley) Hawkins; mother, Vada; grandson, Jason Hawkins; stepchildren, Alan (Julie) and Gail Flaatten; brother, Jan (Sharon); sisters, Darla (Marvin) Shelman, Wanda (Ron) Paulson and Noma (Win) Childs; numerous nieces and nephews. Born on July 19, 1929, in Macon, Mo. Wayne was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a graduate of University of Missouri. He retired from Colorado State Department of Agriculture and up until his illness he was employed part-time at Walking Stick Golf Course. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 3:30 p.m. Monday at Mongtomery & Steward Chapel with Dr. Ed Williamson, Director of Spiritual Care at Sangre de Cristo Hospice, officiating. Those who desire may make memorials to Sangre de Cristo Hospice through the funeral home.

Dunphy, Eileen C.
Eileen C. Dunphy - Pueblo Chieftain - January 01, 2002 - A loving wife and mother, 59, passed away unexpectedly Dec. 30, 2001. Survived by her husband, Jim Dunphy; children, Michael J. Dunphy and Katie Ree Dunphy, all of the family home in Pueblo West; brothers, Jack Gara, Tom (Therese) Gara and Bill (Judy) Gara, all of the Chicago area; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Michael and Catherine Gara; and sisters, Marie Gara and Kathleen Schumacher. Born Jan. 22, 1942, in Chicago, Ill. Eileen was a Benedictine Sister for 20 years. She worked in the Chicago area and later taught at St. Scholastica in Ca๑on City. More recently, she worked as a dietician for 20 years at Parkview hospital and currently at Colorado Mental Health Institute. Eileen was an active member at St. Pius X Church where she served on the Parish Council and taught Baptismal classes. The family will receive friends Thursday at St. Pius Church prior to and after the rosary, starting at 6 p.m. Recitation of the rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2002, with the Rev. Father Tom Adrians as celebrant. Both services will be held at St. Pius X Church, 3130 Morris. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Those who desire may make memorials to St. Scholastica in Chicago, c/o the funeral home.

Dunphy, Pat
Pat Dunphy - Rocky Mountain News - November 1, 1911 - Mrs. Margaret Maple, through attorneys, entered a motion to strike out portions of the answer of the executors of the Pat Dunphy estate at Pueblo. Motion was made in connection with her suit to have the will set aside and the motion was sustained. Dunphy was a wealthy contractor of Denver and Pueblo, who died a year ago. The estate was valued at $80,000 and at the time of his death it was not thought that he had any living relatives.

Dunphy, Patrick
Patrick Dunphy – Durango Wage Earner – June 10, 1909 – Pueblo, Colo., June 4. – Patrick Dunphy of the contracting firm of Dunphy & Nelson, which are working on the Moffat road, died this morning at Mercy hospital after a long illness.  Dunphy was 65 years of age and a bachelor.  He had been associated during the early days here with many contractors who constructed the first road through the state.  Last winter while in Denver he was taken seriously ill at one of the hotels and it was several days before he could be identified.  Friends finally heard of his condition and had him brought to Pueblo where he has since been confined.  Dunphy's mind was affected, but his friends believed it would be only temporary.  Dunphy was worth over a quarter of a million dollars.  He recently made heavy purchases of real estate in Denver with the expectation of residing and settling down to an old age of comfort.  Dunphy, so far as known, has no relatives in Colorado.

Dunson-Branch, Jackie
Jackie Dunson-Branch - Pueblo Chieftain - March 26, 2004 - Jackie Dunson-Branch, 51, of Pueblo, died March 24, 2004 at her home in Texas. Memorial Service at 1415 Beech, Saturday, March 27, 2004 at 4:00 p.m.

Dunsworth, Georgia Lee
Georgia Lee Dunsworth - Pueblo Chieftain - February 18, 2006 - Georgia Lee Dunsworth, 75, of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord on Feb. 15, 2006. She is survived by her loving husband, Herman L. Dunsworth; best friend, James E. Johnston; children, Clifford (Pam), Georgialee (Gene) Hodge, Alene Huber Bynum and Lesle (Hossein) Monteith; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Memorial service, 11 a.m. today, Romero Chapel. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero's Hall following service.

Dunsworth, Joyce E.
Joyce E. (Ellsworth) Dunsworth - Pueblo Chieftain - April 06, 2003 - Joyce E. (Ellsworth) Dunsworth went to be with the Lord on April 3, 2003. She was born April 29, 1944. Preceded in death by her father, Lloyd A. Ellsworth. Survived by her mother, Viola Ellsworth; daughter, Melissa (Greg) White; brothers, Warren and Bill Ellsworth; grandchildren, Patty, Mike, Lisa, and James White. A memorial service will be held at 3:45 p.m. on Monday at the Center for Inner Peace at 740 W. 15th St. Donations may be made to American Diabetes Association through Imperial Funeral Home.

Dunton, Ray
Ray Dunton - Pueblo Chieftain - September 12, 2004 - Ray Dunton, 57, passed away Sept. 8, 2004. He is survived by his wife, Karen; children, Eric (Shae) Dunton and Ryan Dunton, both of Pueblo West; parents, Richard and Gladys Dunton, Pueblo; brothers, Ron (Shirley) Dunton, Colorado Springs, John Dunton, Albuquerque, N.M.; sister, Jan (Dan) French, Pueblo; nieces and nephews, April, Brian, and Melissa. He is also survived by numerous great-nieces and great-nephews and other relatives. Ray served in the U.S. Navy in Vietnam and was the owner of R&R Heating and Air Conditioning of Pueblo. He loved his two sons dearly and thought of his employees as his children. He was a member of Tabor Lutheran Church where the funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, with interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to either Habitat For Humanity or the National Foundation for Ileitis and Colitis, Inc.; both in care of Tabor Lutheran Church, 102 E. Orman, Pueblo, CO, 81004.



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