The Tri-County Obituary Project

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



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Fear, Anthony B.
Anthony B. (Sam) Fear - Pueblo Chieftain - October 15, 1998 - Anthony B. (Sam) Fear, 84, passed away Oct. 13, 1998. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn (Jones) Fear of the family home- daughter, Annette Fear- and sister, Bernice Frye of Denver, Colo. Mr. Fear served in World War II receiving the Purple Heart and numerous awards and decorations. He is retired from the U.S. Postal service. , Friday, Oct. 16, 1998, 10 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Private family inurnment to follow.

Fearheiley, Albert E.
Albert E. Fearheiley - Pueblo Chieftain - December 16, 1987 - Albert E. Fearheiley was born Aug. 22, 1900, in Mt. Carmel, Ill., and passed away unexpectedly Dec. 15, 1987, in Pueblo. Father of Vincent F. (Norma Jean) Fearheiley, John Keith (Betty) Fearheiley, Mary Ruble, Raymond R. Fearheiley. Also survived by numerous grandchildren and other relatives. Services, 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Fearheiley, Vincent F.
Vincent F. Fearheiley - Pueblo Chieftain - October 03, 2004 - Vincent F. Fearheiley, 81, went to be with the Lord Thursday, September 30, 2004. Vincent is preceded in death by his parents Albert and Loretta; brothers Mark Fearheiley and Albert Fearheiley Jr. and sister, Mary Ruble. He is survived by his loving wife of twenty-eight years, Norma Jeanne; brothers Raymond Fearheiley and Keith Fearheiley; daughter, Tonna (Jim) Wilson of Arizona and son, Vince Fearheiley of California; grandchildren Tabbatha (Darren) Berger of California, Jennifer (Chris) Andrew of California, Lea ( Larry) Standridge of Louisiana, and Zack Wilson of Arizona; great-grandchildren Olivia, Joe and Jillian Andrew, and Jake and Nicholas Standridge; as well as other family and friends. Vincent was born in Mt. Carmel, Ill on January 15, 1923. A graduate of The Canon City Abbey, he made Pueblo his home for over sixty years. He served in the Army during WW II where he was on the beaches of Omaha on D-Day and earned a Purple Heart. He later retired from the Southern Colorado Power Company. Vincent was an avid hunter and fisherman, a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He touched all who knew him. We will miss you and we will always love you. You are a gentleman and a scholar. Recitation of the Rosary, 9:30 a.m. Monday October 4, 2004, and Memorial Mass to follow at 10:00 a.m. Both services will be held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. A reception will be held following the mass at St. Joseph's reception hall.

Fearn, Donald H.
Donald H. Fearn – Colorado Public Defender - October 23, 1942 - Donald H. Fearn, Pueblo. W-W. Asphyxiation. Fearn received a death sentence for kidnapping, raping, torturing, and shooting a sixteen-year-old high school student, Alice Porter, the daughter of a former Pueblo detective. Thirty-six hours before the murder, Fearn's wife gave birth to their second child. Fearn abducted the victim at gunpoint off a Pueblo street and took her to an abandoned ranch. He forced her to disrobe, bound her, and burned her two dozen times with a wire he had heated in the fireplace. He then raped her, beat her over the head with a hammer, and shot her to make sure she was dead. Her body was later found in a cistern. During the crimes, a heavy rainstorm passed over the area that caused Fearn's car to sink in mud. As a result, Fearn had to walk several miles for assistance, which led to his arrest. Fearn, a twenty-six-year-old railroad brakeman, immediately confessed. He had no prior arrests, but, in his confession, told authorities that since childhood he had felt an uncontrollable urge to commit this type of crime. Fearn believed that he deserved to die. He did not appeal his conviction and was executed six months after the crimes. His last request, for a bottle of beer, was honored. The victim's father and two of her uncles witnessed the execution.

Fears, Dora Mae
Dora Mae (Andrews) Fears - Pueblo Chieftain - March 03, 2005 - Dora Mae (Andrews) Fears departed this life Feb. 27, 2005, in Denver, Colo. Cremation. Mrs. Fears is the sister of Robert (Orpha Jean) Andrews, Pueblo, and Avis (the Rev. James Dillard, Carson City, Calif.; close friend, June Howlett and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandnieces and nephews). Complete announcement will be made at the time the of memorial service.

Feasel, Mildred M.
Mildred M. Feasel - Denver Rocky Mountain News - November 28, 1999 - Mildred M. Feasel, 79, of Thornton died Nov. 17. Services were Nov. 23, with burial at East Lawn Cemetery. Mrs. Feasel was born in Holyoke on March 18, 1920. She was a retail clerk. Survivors include daughters Elizabeth Diehl of Walsenburg, Mary Kay Olenski of Lakewood; son Louis Carrol of Thornton; sisters Pauline Hyman, Zora Barber, Francis Murray, all of Denver, Thelma Haines of Steamboat Springs; brother Alfred Walls of Denver.

Fedeli, Mary
Mary Fedeli - Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 1987 - Mary Fedeli, 80, died at Crowley County Nursing Home on Feb. 9 after a lengthy illness. She was born Dec. 16, 1906, in Hezron, Colo., to Frank and Johanna Fink. She lived in several Huerfano County coal camps and later in Walsenburg before moving to Ordway in 1975. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Predeceased by a son, John Martin, in 1937 and her husband, John Fedeli, in January 1972. Surviving relatives include her daughters, Mal Broadbent, Ordway; Marie Chase, Denver; and Joan Kosmas, Portland, Ore.; brothers, Jack and John Fink, Walsenburg; sisters, Ann Ludvik, Walsenburg; Johanna Micek, Pryor, Colo., and Agnes Ori, Helper, Utah; and eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary Church. Interment, South St. Mary Cemetery.

Federico, Cosmo
Cosmo Federico - Mountain Mail - December 12, 2003 - Salida, CO - Cosmo Federico died Thursday, Dec. 4, at his home in Leadville. Federico was 79 years old. He was born on July 12, 1924, in Northville, Mich. His parents were the late John and Jenny (Villadoro) Federico. As an infant, Federico moved to Colorado with his family, settling in Aguilar. After graduating from Aguilar High School, Federico attended Trinidad Junior College before entering the United States Army. Following an Honorable Discharge, Federico returned to Colorado where he received his teaching degree from Adams State College. While in Alamosa, Federico met the love of his life, the former Frances Hotz. They were married on June 14, 1952 in Alamosa and then moved to Climax where Cosmo worked for the Fremont Trading Co. Eventually the couple moved to Leadville where Federico began his teaching and coaching career. It was apparent to any student, parent or fellow teacher that teaching was Federico's calling in life. He was just simply so good at it. Moreover, he loved his profession. Federico loved sports of all kinds and remained active and interested in coaching after his retirement. He also enjoyed bowling. Federico was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church and the Leadville B.P.O.E. Lodge #236. He is preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and three brothers. Federico is survived by his wife, Frances, in Leadville; one son, Cosmo, Jr. (Debbie) in Tempe, Ariz.; two daughters, Janet (Ron) Garrett and Felicia Federico, both in Leadville; one brother, Leonard (Gay) Federico, in Turner, Ore.; nine grandchildren, Thomas, Matthew, Timothy, Lisa, Garrett, Cosmo Federico III, Dominick, Dante & Nicholas Federico and two great grandchildren, Samantha & Lindsay Garrett. Federico is also survived by numerous nieces & nephews. The Mass of Christian Burial was Sunday, Dec. 7, at 2 p.m. at Annunciation Church. Father Jay Jung officiated. Musicians were Dave and Carol Schutte and Neil V. Reynolds. Pallbearers were Federico's grandsons. Federico was laid to rest in Elk's Rest Cemetery with committal services by the officers of the Elk's. The family received friends at a reception hosted by the lodge. Arrangements were handled by Bailey Funeral Home. The family suggests that those wishing may make memorial contributions to the Lake County High School Athletic Dept., 1000 W. 4th St., Leadville, CO 80461.

Federico, Dominick
Dominick Federico - Huerfano World - August 13, 1992 - Funeral mass was Monday from St. Mary Church in Walsenburg for Dominick "Dick" Federico. Mr. Federico died Aug. 6, 1992, in Huerfano County Medical Center. Born Nov. 15, 1917, in Aguilar, he graduated from Aguilar High School in 1936. He entered the Army in 1942 where he served as a pharmacy technician attaining the rank of staff sergeant. He was honorably discharged in October 1945. After military service he attended Denver University for two years here he studied pharmacology and became a registered pharmacist. He came to Walsenburg in 1946 and went to work for Star Drug. He was their registered pharmacist for 42 years, retiring in 1985. He married the former Angelina Zorman Sept. 1, 1951, in St. Mary Church in Walsenburg. He had continued his pharmacists registration for over 46 years, was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Walsenburg Golf Association and St. Mary Church. Survivors include his wife, Angie, Walsenburg, three sons, Dick David, John Joseph, and Ronald Ray, all of Pueblo; two sisters, Josephine St. Vrain, Pueblo and Carrie Riccatone, Aguilar; two brothers, Leonard, Turner, OR, and Cosmo, Leadville; two grandsons, nieces and nephews. Burial was in North St. Mary Cemetery with full military honors. J.M. Antle Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Federico, Lorenzo
Lorenzo Federico - Ukiah Daily Journal - December 3, 2004 - Ukiah, CA - Lorenzo Federico, 94, of Richmond, a musician, philanthropist and the owner of numerous New York barbershops, died yesterday in his second home in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. Born to Italian immigrant parents in Segundo, Colo., Mr. Federico was brought to Auletta, a small province of Salerno, Italy, at the age of 4 after his miner father's struggles with harsh work conditions in America. The family returned to their homeland to produce and export wine. In Italy, Mr. Federico had to grow up quickly, becoming the man of the house at an early age when his father was recruited into the Italian army during World War I. He was a musical prodigy and played the soprano saxophone and the clarinet, his family said. He performed in many operas and classical works, and toured Italy with a philharmonic orchestra during the mid-1920s. Mr. Federico returned to America in 1926 -- settling in Astoria, Queens, with his sister and her husband -- and apprenticed as a barber, because many people told him that a life in music was not the most promising of careers. He also lived in Lower Manhattan before relocating to Bay Ridge. He purchased a home in Richmond in the 1970s and divided his time among Staten Island, Brooklyn, St. Petersburg, Fla., and Italy. Mr. Federico opened 14 shops in the theater district of Manhattan. His first shop, "The Rex," which opened in the late 1920s, was named after the ship that brought him to the United States. He then opened a shop at the Statue of Liberty -- the first to appear there -- and another that became the first barbershop in the city subway system at the 49th Street station in Manhattan. Throughout the years, Mr. Federico's shops were frequented by celebrities such as Arturo Toscanini, Martin and Charlie Sheen, Molly Picon, Jack Palance, Burt Lancaster, Tony Mottola and Tony Curtis. He was a philanthropist, and his generosity was acknowledged by the Sons of Italy, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, World-Wide Adopt-A-Child, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the American Cancer Society, St. Patrick's R.C. Church, Richmond, and St. Mary's Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church in St. Petersburg, Fla. Through financial sponsorship, Mr. Federico helped more than 20 immigrants in their quest for U.S. citizenship. He was an avid traveler and took more than 20 trips to Europe, the Caribbean and Latin America, and saw the United States in its entirety. Mr. Federico's passion had always been music -- his favorites being opera, classical and Latin -- but he was also an avid golfer and enjoyed horseracing, card playing, bowling and sporting events, as well as dabbling in the stock market. "Music and his love of life and people have enhanced the quality of his life. He always said you can go to music like medicine to tide you through the adversities and help your spirits soar," his daughter, Rosemary Kaufmann, told the Advance last year in a report on his 94th birthday celebration. "My husband, Ernest, was the light of his life," said Mrs. Kaufmann. Mr. Federico was a member of the Sons of Italy. His first wife of 19 years, the former Anna M. Sirgany, died in 1953. His second wife of 38 years, Maria E. Fusco, died in 1995. In addition to his daughter, Rosemary, Mr. Federico is survived by his brother, Anthony; two granddaughters, and a great-grandson. The funeral will be Thursday from the Hanley Funeral Home, New Dorp, with a mass at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick's R.C. Church, Richmond. Burial will follow in First Calvary Cemetery, Queens.

Fedje, Earl W.
Earl W. Fedje - Lawton Constitution – October 26, 2005 - Lawton, OK – Cuchara, Colo., Graveside service with military honors for retired Cmdr. Earl W. Fedje, 77, Cuchara, Colo., will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Fort Sill National Cemetery. Cmdr. Fedje died Friday, Oct. 21, 2005, at a Tulsa hospital. Arrangements are by AdamsCrest Cremation Center, Tulsa. He was born July 31, 1928, in Mitchell, S.D., to Roy and Norma Fedje. He received degrees in philosophy and theology from Willamette, Boston and Princeton Universities. He married Joan Russell on Oct. 15, 1955. He served as deacon of Rose City Park Methodist Church, Portland, Ore., and was commissioned in the U.S. Navy Chaplain Corps in 1957. He served two tours in Vietnam and retired as a commander after 20 years. After military retirement, he was a founder/broker of Planning Services Hawaii and served as a chartered financial consultant and life underwriter in Honolulu, Crestone and Cuchara. He was a life member of the Scottish Rite Masons. Survivors include his wife, of the home; three children and their spouses: Kirsten and Von Underwood, Lawton; Ingred Fedje, Walnut Creek, Calif.; and Jon and Lynn Fedje, Melbourne, Australia; eight grandchildren: Amanda, Charles, Jason, Katherine, Luke, Pamela, Eden and Sasha; a great-grandchild, Austin; a brother, Alfred Fedje; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Raymond Fedje. Condolences may be sent through AdamsCrest by calling 918-838-2110.

Fedor, Mary Magdalena
Mary Magdalena Fedor - Pueblo Chieftain - February 11, 2002 - Age 95, was born in East Prussia, Germany, on Dec. 6, 1906. On Feb. 8, 2002, Mary went home to be with her Lord and Savior. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, John Andrew Fedor, 1979; and her son, Edgar John Fedor, 1986. Mary was also preceded in death by her parents and 11 brothers and sisters. Mrs. Fedor leaves behind her legacy, daughter, Ursula (Richard) Matuzak; grandchildren, Randy (Barbara) Matuzak, Evelyn (Karl) Suazo, James Matuzak, Douglas Matuzak, Ursula (Jeff) Kochenberger; great-grandchildren, Kendra Matuzak, all of Pueblo, Amber (Lincoln) Cunningham, Kaiserslautern, Germany; Kara, Kyle, Luke and Jack Kochenberger of Pueblo. Also survived by step-great-grandchildren, Aaron, Conrad, Jared Suazo and families and Alison Suazo. Mary came to the United States in 1921 and resided in New England for many years. She then moved to Texas to meet her future husband. John and Mary were married on Oct. 12, 1932. Mr. and Mrs. Fedor moved to Pueblo in 1939 and remained Pueblo residents. Mary was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and a charter member of the St. Joseph Christian Women. She enjoyed gardening, reading and traveling. Her favorite pastime was cherishing and spending time with her grandchildren. Mary was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She will be remembered by family and friends as a feisty, generous, caring woman who could fill a room with her colorful smile. There is only one GG, “Unique.” Visitation, from 2 to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home. Recitation of the rosary, 8 p.m. this evening, St. Joseph Church. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2002, St. Joseph Church. Interment to follow, Roselawn Cemetery. Those who wish may make donations in memory of Mary M. Fedor to a charity of choice through the funeral home office.

Fedrizzi, Dan R.
Dan R. Fedrizzi - Denver Post - May 29, 1996 - Dan R. Fedrizzi, retiree, 85 - Dan R. Fedrizzi of Denver, a retired employee of Consolidated Freightways, died May 6 in Denver. He was 85. Services were May 9 at Presentation Catholic Church. Interment was at Crown Hill Cemetery. He was born Sept. 20, 1910, in Wileyville. On April 26, 1930, he married Mary Padavich in Walsenburg. He was a member of the National Rifle Association. He is survived by his wife; two sons, Anthony, Arvada, and Herb, Denver; two daughters, Bernadette Raimondi, Westminster, and Dolly Schreiner, Golden; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Fee, Blanche E.
Blanche E. Fee - Pueblo Chieftain - August 25, 1987 - Blanche E. Fee passed away Aug. 23, 1987. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Imperial Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Mister Vincent Rowan of the Divine Redeemer Church of Colorado Springs, officiating. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Those who wish may make donations to the American Cancer Society or to Sangre de Cristo Hospice through the funeral home office. The family may be contacted at 3009 Elizabeth No. 6.

Fee, Marilyn
Marilyn Fee – Newspaper Unknown – February 2000 - Mrs. Fee, 55, a lifelong resident, died Feb. 29, 2000, at a local care center. She was a special education teacher. Mrs. Fee was born March 29, 1944, in Colorado Springs to Florence (Firth) Werner and Arthur Werner, who is deceased. She was married Dec. 26, 1967, to George L. Fee. She is survived by her husband; her mother; two sons, Eric R. and Werner L.; two daughters, Amanda E. Larsen and Pandora M. Fee; two brothers, Arthur D. Werner and Christopher Werner; two sisters, N. Patricia Hillenius and Joan Rowan; and one grandchild. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd., 634-1597, with a vigil at 7 p.m. Services will be at 4 p.m. Friday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 3122 Poinsetta Drive. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Imperial Gardens Cemetery, 5450 Highway 78 West in Pueblo. Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society of Colorado Springs, 12 N. Meade Ave., Colorado Springs 80904.

Feebeck, Henry Carl
Henry Carl Feebeck - Pueblo Chieftain - May 6, 1947 - Henry Carl Feebeck, at hospital Monday May 5. Husband of Mrs. Lillian B. Feebeck, of the family home, 2034 Cedar St.; father of Mrs. Robert E. Sease, Miss Dorothy Mae Feebeck, Pueblo; Floyd Harold Feebeck who died Dec. 13, 1945. Grandfather of Floyd Harold Jr. and William Harvey Feebeck, Powder Horn, Colo. Attended the Lake Avenue Baptist church. Services 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Memorial chapel, Davis mortuary. Rev. Frank H. Rissler will officiate. To Roselawn.

Feebeck, Lillian Belle
Lillian Belle Feebeck - Pueblo Chieftain - July 29, 1958 - Lillian Belle Feebeck, July 28. Mother of Mrs. Dorothy Dillon, with whom she made her home at 2323 Spruce, and Mrs. Nadine Sease, Pueblo. Grandmother of four; great-grandmother of two. Sister of Clarence E. and William E. Culbertson, both of Pueblo, and Perry A. Culbertson, Long Beach, Calif. Member of Lake Avenue Baptist Church. A resident of Pueblo since 1889. Widow of Henry Carl Feebeck, who died in 1947. A son, Floyd Harold Feebeck, died in 1945. Services 2 p.m. Wednesday, Davis Mortuary Memorial Chapel, Rev. G. Melvin Walker officiating. To Roselawn.

Feebeck, Virginia Lucile
Virginia Lucile Feebeck - Pueblo Chieftain - July 12, 1929 - Virginia Lucile Feebeck, age 16 years, passed away at the family home, 2037 Spruce Street, July 11. She is survived by her husband, Floyd Feebeck; parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Bell; sister Lila Mae Bell; two brothers, Robert and James Bell of 1139 Orman. She was a member of the Northern Avenue Methodist church. Funeral service will take place at 4 o'clock Saturday afternoon, July 13, from the chapel of the Davis Mortuary.

Fehrman, Dorothy Lenora
Dorothy Lenora Fehrman – Newspaper Unknown – July 2000 – El Paso County, Colorado - Mrs. Fehrman, 80, died July 29, 2000, at a local hospital. She retired from a career in retail jewelry sales. Mrs. Fehrman was born Nov. 24, 1919, in Highland, Kan. She was married June 30, 1940, to Darwin V. Fehrman. She is survived by her husband; three daughters, Victoria E. Winston, Allison L. Miller and Diane L. Fehrman; a brother, Robert H. Mann; and four grandchildren. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Mountain View Mortuary, 2350 Montebello Square Drive, 590-8922. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Mountain View Mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to Pueblo Community Resources, 1217 Greenwood St., Pueblo 81003.

Feiccabrino, Annie
Annie Feiccabrino - Pueblo Chieftain - December 20, 1986 - Annie Feiccabrino of Trinidad, formerly of Walsenburg, Dec. 18, 1986. Mother of Joseph (Emma) Feiccabrino, Walsenburg; Louis (Ann) Frino, Tucson, Ariz.; and Ben (Lillian) Feiccabrino, Commerce City. Sister of Joe Spagnola, Los Angeles, Calif. Also survived by eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, and nephews. Services, St. Mary Church: Rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday; Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Monday. Interment, North St. Mary Cemetery.

Feiccabrino, Ben
Ben Feiccabrino - Huerfano World - December 10, 1998 - Ben Feiccabrino, 77, of Commerce City, died November 27, 1998. Born in Walsenburg, he worked as a TV repairman for J&L Electric for several years, moving to the Denver area in 1967. He was active in Lions Club while in Walsenburg. Survivors include his two sons, Paul of Commerce City and James of Brighton; two brothers, Joseph Feiccabrino, Walsenburg and Louie Frino, Tucson, AZ. Funeral mass was from the Archdiocese of Denver Mortuary. Burial was in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Feiccabrino, Jose
Joe (Pepei) Feiccabrino - World Independent – February 20, 1946 – Joe (Pepei) Feiccabrino, a resident of Huerfano County for the past 42 years, died at a Pueblo hospital last night. He was born in Italy in 1886, but came to the United States in 1900. Survivors include two brothers, Al of Walsenburg, and Domenic of St. Louis. Rosary services will be held Thursday evening at 7:30 at the Unfug-Peet mortuary, and funeral services will be held Friday morning at 9:30 from the Unfug-Peet mortuary and at St. Mary church at 10:00. Interment will be in the St. Mary cemetery under the direction of the Unfug-Peet Mortuary. Pallbearers will be Louis Feiccabrino, Ben Feiccabrino, Joe Feiccabrino, Walter Davis, Joe Falsetto, and Nick Magnone.

Feiccabrino, Lillian Marie
Lillian Marie Feiccabrino - Huerfano World - June 23, 1994 - Lillian Marie Feiccabrino of Commerce City died in that city June 19, 1994. She is survived by her husband, Ben, Commerce City; two sons, Paul, Commerce City and Jim, Denver; a sister, Doris Conder, Walsenburg. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 24 from The Archdiocese' of Denver Mortuary, 12801 West 44th Avenue, Wheat Ridge.

Feigley, Rosemarie
Rosemarie Feigley - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - May 30, 1961 - Pueblo Girl's Death Due to Suffocation - Walsenburg, Colo. A seven-month-old Pueblo girl, Rosemarie Feigley, apparently suffocated Sunday night in a house trailer being used by her family on a Memorial Day weekend outing 29 miles southwest of here. The baby was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merlin A. Feigley of Pueblo. Authorities said the Feigley family was with two other families on the outing and had left the child in their trailer while they visited with the others. When they returned the girl apparently was dead. They rushed her to Walsenburg, but efforts to revive her failed. Coroner Herbert Murphy said apparently the child suffocated from lack of oxygen. He said the trailer was heated by a charcoal burner and that the windows were closed.

Feisle, William F.
William F. Feisle - Weekly Ignacio Chieftain - October 27, 1916 - Pueblo - William F. Feisle, 37 years old, was accidentally shot while hunting, fourteen miles north of this city, and died at a hospital here.

Feister, Catherine Elizabeth
Catherine Elizabeth (Pighetti) Feister - Pueblo Chieftain - July 13, 1997 - Catherine Elizabeth (Pighetti) Feister, MDNM 72, passed away July 10, 1997, at the Integrated Health Services Facility. A Pueblo resident for 13 years, she was born July 13, 1924, in Sopris, Colo. She met and married Dennis Feister Sr. on Dec. 5, 1942, in Trinidad. Her husband precedes her in death as do her parents, Joe B.A. and Catherine (Trucano) Pighetti- children, Donald, Karen and Carol- brothers, Frank and Dominic Pighetti- and a sister, Minnie Verquer. She worked many years side by side with her late husband on the family ranch 22 miles west of Aguilar. She was known for her homemade jellies and apple butter. She leaves to cherish her memory a daughter, Merle (Tom) Smith, Pueblo- a son, Dennis (Dottie) Feister, Aguilar- three grandchildren, Crystal, Jessica and R.J.- two sisters-in-law, Margaret ``Babe" Barnes, Pueblo, and Nonie Pighetti, Longwood, Fla.- a cousin, Ann (Silvio) Fassio, Salt Lake City, Utah- and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Both services, St. Anthony Catholic Church in Aguilar. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Monday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Rev. Frank L. Davied, O.F.M., celebrant. Interment, the family plot, Trinidad Catholic Cemetery. Visitation, noon until 6 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel.

Fekolich, Mike
Mike Fekolich - Brandon Bell - April 18, 1913 - Stabbed, Austrian Dies - Pueblo - Three days after he had been assaulted with a beer bottle and stabbed in a boardinghouse fight at 1817 East Abriendo avenue, Mike Fekolich, thirty, an Austrian steelworker, died at St. Mary's hospital as the result of a fractured skull.

Feldhaus, Albina Bozaich
Albina Bozaich Feldhaus - Pueblo Chieftain - March 25, 2000 - Albina Bozaich Feldhaus, 87, Jackson, Calif., formerly of Pueblo, died March 23, 2000. Preceded in death by husband, Charles Feldhaus; and parents, Joseph and Mary Bozaich. Survived by brothers, Stanley (Betty) Bozaich, St. Louis, Mo., and Fred (Kay) Bozaich, Pueblo; sister, Harriet (Wally) Anderson, Pioneer, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews. Albina was a longtime resident of San Diego and moved to Jackson in 1998. Funeral service will be in Jackson on April 1, with burial in Riverside, Calif. Donations may be made to the Hospice of Amador, P.O. Box 595, Jackson, Calif., 95642.

Feldmeier, Maud Moore
Maud Moore Feldmeier - Huerfano World - May 24, 1990 - This Week in La Veta History - 1948: Died, Maud Moore Feldmeier, the daughter of pioneer storekeeper John F. Moore, who came here with his wife as newlyweds in 1876 and left in 1890.

Felice, Dario
Dario Felice - Pueblo Chieftain - June 14, 1983 - Dario Felice, services, St. Mary Church. Wake service 7 p.m. Tuesday and Mass of Christian burial 10 a.m. Wednesday. Interment, North St. Mary Cemetery. Huerfano World - June 10, 1993 - In Memoriam - In Memory of Dario Felice who passed from our lives 10 years ago. - Sentiment - With our Loving Thoughts, Your Whole Family.

Felice, Mary
Mary Felice - Pueblo Chieftain - May 08, 1999 - Mary Felice, 90, passed away May 6, 1999. Preceded in death by her husband, Joseph S. Felice, Oct. 11, 1982- parents, Joseph and Rose Morrone- brothers, Frank, Louie, Mike and George Morrone- and sisters, Luise Bonfiglio and Connie DeSimone. Survived by son, Phil Felice- and grandson, Joseph P. Felice, both of Pueblo- sisters-in-law, Louise Morrone and Ellen Morrone, both of Pueblo. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Member of Our Lady of Assumption Church, where the funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday with entombment to follow at Roselawn Mausoleum. Viewing hours are noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and the family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-5 p.m. Sunday. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Those who wish may make donations to the Building Fund of Our Lady of the Assumption Parish. The family will receive friends in the church hall following the entombment on Monday.

Felice, Yolanda
Yolanda Felice - Pueblo Chieftain - February 18, 1999 - Yolanda Felice, 71, passed away Feb. 16, 1999. Survived by her son, Gary (Lil) Iovinella of Penrose- sister, Celia (Vincent) Iovinella of Schenectady, N.Y.- brother, Robert (Denise) Tristano of Pueblo- grandchildren, Shelby Wonell, Sean Caple, Jason Iovinella and Tim Iovinella- and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by her husband, Mike S. Felice on Sept. 10, 1994, and daughter, Deborah Caple on Dec. 30, 1993. Born to Antonio and Lucia (nee Dagostino) Tristano on Jan. 10, 1928, in Schenectady, N.Y. Member of Christ the King Church. At her request, there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 19, 1999, at Christ the King Church, 1708 Horseshoe, with Rev. Father Tom Adrians as celebrant. The family respectfully requests no food.

Feliciano-Maldonado, Araceli & Yecena
Araceli and Yecena Feliciano-Maldonado - Pueblo Chieftain - February 20, 2003 - Araceli and Yecena Feliciano-Maldonado were born and went to be with the Lord on Feb. 12, 2003. Survived by their parents, Gabriel Maldonado and Clarissa Feliciano-Maldonado; brother, J.D. Gomez IV; grandparents, Angela Feliciano and Rebecca Maldonado; great-grandparents, Joe and Jennie Trujillo; and numerous other relatives. Rosary, 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2003, Mount Carmel Parish, 421 Clark, Pueblo, Colo. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, 2003, Mount Carmel Parish, 421 Clark, Pueblo, Colo. Interment, Roselawn Babyland. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the care of Angela Feliciano, 424 Beech St., Pueblo, CO, 81003.

Felix, A. B.
A. B. Felix – Eagle Valley Enterprise – May 4, 1917 – Explosion in Hastings Mine – Note: A. B. Felix is listed among the dead of the Hastings Mine disaster, April 27, 1917. A. B. Felix: Austrian, age 29, single. He was a miner for the Victor-American Fuel Company; cause of death was an explosion due to an open safety lamp. Source: Denver Public Library, "Colorado Mining Fatalities.” See http://www.kmitch.com/Huerfano/hastings.html for in depth coverage of this disaster.

Felkins, Nina M.
Nina M. Felkins - Fort Bragg Advocate-News - June 3, 2005 - Fort Bragg, CA - Nina M. Felkins of Fort Bragg died Saturday, May 28, 2005 at Mendocino Coast District Hospital, following a long illness. Born on Jan. 16, 1912 in Wichita, Kan., to Gideon and Mary Buttler, she was 93. Funeral services were held June 1 at Chapel by the Sea with the Rev. Larry Blair officiating. Burial followed at Rose Memorial Park in Fort Bragg. She was raised and educated in Trinidad and Lamar, Colo. Mrs. Felkins moved to California in the early 1930s, residing in the Northern Sacramento Valley. She met and married her late husband, Lowell Felkins, in 1938 and they made their home at Yuba City, Calif. Together they moved to Mendocino County in 1947, residing at the Ten Mile Logging Camp. Later they moved into Fort Bragg, where they raised their two children, David and Joan. Mr. Felkins preceded her in death in 1986. Mrs. Felkins was a charter member of the Shoreline Riders Association. She loved spending time with her family, gardening and animals. She is survived by her children, David Felkins and Joan Makela, both of Fort Bragg; three grandchildren, Christine, Tonya and Ginger, and by many great-grandchildren.

Fell, James B.
James B. Fell - Pueblo Chieftain - December 17, 1953 - James B. Fell of 1115 N. Grand Ave. Dec. 15. Husband of Mrs. Jeanie Fell. Member of First Presbyterian Church. Services Long Beach, Calif. Entombment Sunnyside Mausoleum. Please omit flowers.

Felles, Joe
Joe Felles - Akron Pioneer Press - February 12, 1915 - Joe Felles, an Old Mexico Mexican cook at the Santa Fe Saloon, lies at the point of death in San Rafael hospital at Trinidad as the result of two knife wounds inflicted by Ismael Lopez in the saloon kitchen. Lopez is in the city jail.

Fellion, Donald Francis
Donald Francis Fellion - Pueblo Chieftain - June 11, 2002 - Donald Francis Fellion, 79, of Pueblo, passed away June 9, 2002. Born Nov. 7, 1922, in Pueblo, Colo. Survived by his loving wife, Jennie “Pat” Fellion, of the family home; stepson, Jim (Linda) Fellion; stepdaughter, Mary McClintock, Fort Collins; brothers, Glenn Fellion, California, Richard (Virginia) Fellion, Pueblo; sister, Marian Rhoades, South Dakota; sister-in-law, Rosalie Ford; brothers-in-law, Angelo (Elsie) Patti and John Patti, Pueblo; grandchildren, Melanie and Andrea Fellion, Michelle and Sean McClintock; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Delia Fellion; and brothers, Edwin and Henry Fellion. Donald was a member of Square Dance Clubs, Buttons and Bows and Leather and Lace. Viewing, Wednesday, 1 to 7 p.m.; ?????????? also from 5 to 7 p.m. family will be receiving friends and family for viewing at Romero Chapel. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Thursday at Romero Chapel. Internment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Felthager, Joseph
Joseph Felthager - Brandon Bell - February 12, 1915 - Mine Cars Crush two Men - Walsenburg - Joseph Felthager, foreman at the Walsen mine, and William Walker, a negro [sic] digger, were struck by mine cars that broke loose from an empty trip entering the Walsen mine. Both men leave families. Felthager was in the employ of the company for fifteen years. William Riding, a miner, was seriously injured at the Walsen mine when a rock fall hit him on the head. George Nenos, a Greek miner, lost his hand when a rock fall caught his hand at the edge of a Walsen mine car that he was pushing onto the main slope track.

Felzien, Lloyd A.
Lloyd A. Felzien - Pueblo Chieftain - February 08, 1998 - Lloyd A. Felzien, 37, passed away Feb. 6, 1998. Survived by his mother, Margy Felzien- sister, Susan (Steven) Franke- brothers, Clarence (Vicky) Felzien, Ernest Felzien- six nieces, five nephews, one great-niece- special friend, Jolene Rusovick. Mr. Felzien was a member of Tabor Lutheran Church and Society of Preservation and Enhancement of Barbershop Quartet in America. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Tabor Lutheran Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tabor Lutheran Church in his memory. Viewing, noon until 5 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday.

Felzien, Roby L.
Roby L. Felzien - Pueblo Chieftain - January 27, 1987 - Roby L. Felzien was born Feb. 22, 1922, in St. Francis, Kan., and passed away Jan. 25, 1987, in Pueblo. A Pueblo resident since 1965, he had been an employee of the Pueblo Depot Activity, a member of Bethany Lutheran Church and V.F.W. Post No. 61. Husband of Margy Felzien; father of Susan (Steven) Franke, Clarence (Vickie) Felzien, Ernest (Jill) Felzien and Lloyd Felzien; brother of Mae Sabatka, Cecil (Eloise) Felzien and Lowell (Doris) Felzien; brother-in-law of Rosalie Felzien. Also survived by eight grandchildren. Services at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Bethany Lutheran Church. Entombment Imperial Gardens. Contributions may be made in his memory to Bethany Lutheran Church. The body will lie in state from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Fena, Felita
Felita Fena – Longmont Ledger – August 5, 1910 – Felita Fena of El Moro ate two boxes of sardines and died.

Fencl, Roy J.
Roy J. Fencl - Pueblo Chieftain - January 20, 1987 - Roy J. Fencl, husband of Virginia A. Fencl, passed away Jan. 18, 1987. Brother of Clarace Linx and son-in-law of Peggy Schrock. Cremation. Mass of Resurrection at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at St. Pius X Church. The family may be contacted at 519 W. 11th.

Fender, Mariam Elizabeth
Mariam Elizabeth Fender - Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home – December 11, 2003 - Mariam Elizabeth Fender passed away December 8, 2003. She was born on December 6, 1905 to John and Maude Guilliams in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Fender. She is survived by her three daughters, Frances Trammell, Joan McManis and Lois Jean Milner and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church on Wednesday, December 17 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Eugene Renard, S.J. officiating. Courtesy of Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home.

Fennell, Jeffrey Allen
Jeffrey Allen Fennell - Pueblo Chieftain - September 22, 1986 - Jeffrey Allen Fennell, age 2, passed away Sept. 21, 1986. Survived by mother, Cindy Romine, and brother, Christopher Fennell, both of Pueblo; father, Mike Fennell, Battle Mountain, Nev.; grandparents, Maynard and Carol Hires, Pueblo; Odell and Wanda Fennell, Winnamucka, Nev. Also survived by great-grandparents, Louise Jean, Elfrida, Ariz.; Larry and Wilda Garner, Grand Junction; great-great-grandparent, Mrs. Garner, Grand Junction; aunts and uncles, Scott Romine, John and Lori Romine, Tonya and John Gladney, all of Pueblo; Twila and Ross Croutch, Battle Mountain, Nev.; Ted Hires, Grand Junction; numerous great-aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Please omit flowers, donations may be made to Children's Hospital of Denver or Handicapped Children of Pueblo through the funeral home office. Service, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel with the Rev. Jim Keesey officiating. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Fennell, Jessie Minona
Jessie Minona Fennell - Pueblo Chieftain - April 23, 2005 - Jessie Minona Fennell, 78, passed away April 21, 2005. Survived by her children, Vonna D. (Monty) Craig, Donna J. (De) Parvin, both of Rock River, Wyo., and Mercedes M. (Larry) Ward of Pueblo; sisters, Isabel Collins of Pueblo and Susie Hines of Glendo, Wyo.; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, one nephew and cousins. Preceded in death by her husband, Donald F. Fennell; grandson, Jerry Ward; brothers, Ray Miller and William Whitmire; and sister, Berta Mallory. Jessie was born to Robert and Violet Whitmire on Sept. 4, 1926, in Middle Creek, Custer County, Colo. She enjoyed league bowling for several years. Viewing at the funeral home, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Monday, April 25, 2005, Montgomery & Steward Chapel with the Rev. Fannie Mae Bernard officiating. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery in Wetmore. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hope Cemetery Endowment Fund through the funeral home.

Fennell, Roy
Roy Fennell – Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph – September 7, 1972 – Body of Local Man Found in Pueblo – Pueblo – (AP) – The decomposed body of a Colorado Springs man was found Tuesday in a field just south of the Pueblo Greyhound Park by a combine operator who was harvesting alfalfa. The body was reportedly that of Roy Fennell, 60, who was reported missing June 30th after he failed to return from a night at the dog track the week before. "The cause of Fennell's death likely will remain a mystery," said Dr. Harper Kerr, deputy coroner. Kerr said no autopsy would be performed because of the condition of the body. Officers from the Pueblo County Sheriff's office are investigating the death and have not ruled out the possibility of foul play. Kerr said he received information that Fennell has a history of heart trouble and took a number of medications.

Fenske, George Henry
George Henry Fenske - Pueblo Chieftain - March 19, 1987 - George Henry Fenske, March 18, 1987. Husband of Anne G. Fenske who passed away Sept. 15, 1985; father of Lynda (George) Kissner, Pueblo, and Marilyn (Cecil) Cartwright, Shelbyville, Mich.; brother of Russell W. Fenske, Grand Rapids, Mich. Also survived by five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A veteran of the U.S. Navy during World War II, Mr. Fenske was employed as an auto body repairman. Cremation, Almont Crematory. At his request there will be no service.



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