The Tri-County Obituary Project

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

The Tri-County Obituary Project Coordinator is Louise Adams .
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Herbin, James K.
James K. Herbin - Huerfano World - October 12, 1989 - This Week in La Veta History 1953: Died, James K. Herbin, 73, a resident of the area since 1885. He leaves a sister, Sarah. [Editor's Note: James K. Herbin passed away about October 7, 1953. Obituary listed World Independent, October 7, 1953, Page 1.]

Herbin, John
John Herbin - Huerfano World - July 23, 1992 - This Week in La Veta History - 1893: John Herbin, Jeweler and watchmaker, a native of France and former resident of Canada, died of spinal paralysis.

Herbrand, Ralph H.
Ralph H. Herbrand - Pueblo Chieftain - December 09, 2004 - Ralph H. Herbrand, 93, a loving and generous man, passed away Dec. 8, 2004. He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Wilberta A. Herbrand, June 14, 2002. He is survived by his daughter Barbara Stark, Bremerton, Wash.; grandson, Jeff (Maria) Stark, Port Orchard, Wash.; granddaughter, Laurel (Fred Boullie) Stark, Tucson, Ariz.; great-grandchildren, Alex and Aaron Stark, Port Orchard, Wash.; nephew, Robert Floan and family, Austin, Texas; and his sister-in-law, Rita Snyder, Denver. Ralph graduated from Manual Training High School in Denver in 1927. He began with Mountain Bell in Denver on Oct. 1, 1928, and retired in Pueblo in 1973 after 45 years of service. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church since 1957, life member of South Pueblo Lodge No. 31 AF&AM, and a life member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m. today, and 8 a.m. to noon Friday, followed by funeral service at 2 p.m. Friday; all at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food or flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church through the funeral home.

Herbrand, Wilberta A.
Wilberta A. Herbrand - Pueblo Chieftain - June 16, 2002 - Wilberta A. Herbrand, 89, of Pueblo, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2002. She was born in Colorado Springs on Feb. 8, 1913, to the union of William G. and Florence Snyder. Wilberta was a wonderful musician and she accompanied many other musicians throughout her life. She volunteered as a “Blue Lady” at Parkview Medical Center for over 25 years. She was a member of the Eastern Star and St. Paul's Methodist Church. Her great love was being a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother to Ralph, her husband of 65 years; daughter, Barbara Stark, of Bremerton, Wash.; grandchildren, Jeff (Maria) Stark, of Port Orchard, Wash., and Laurel (Fred Boullie) Stark, of Shepherd, Mont.; and great-grandchildren, Alex and Aaron Stark of Port Orchard, Wash. Also survived by sister-in-law, Rita Snyder of Denver; and nephew, Robert (Cecelia) Floan of Austin, Texas. She is predeceased by her brother, William G. Snyder Jr. Viewing, 1 to 7 p.m., Monday, June 17, 2002. Funeral service, 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2002. Both to be held at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Herdeck, Donald E.
Donald E. Herdeck - Pueblo Chieftain - April 24, 2005 - Donald E. Herdeck, passed away April 20, 2005, in Pueblo, Colo., born Nov. 19, 1924, in Chicago, Ill. Founder/publisher, Three Continents Press (1973-96), Washington, D.C., publisher of 1988 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Egyptian Naguib Mahfouz, and more than 300 literary works of leading writers from Africa, the Middle East, Caribbean, Latin America and Asia. Professor of humanities, Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, Washington, D.C., from 1965 to 1987. Served in the U.S. Foreign Service in Palermo, Sicily, Naples and Rome, Italy, and Conakry, Guinea (West Africa) where he was charge d'affaires during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Herdeck received his undergraduate and master's degrees in literature from the University of Chicago, and his doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania. His dissertation represented the first comprehensive study of anti-Semitism in Ezra Pound's poetry. Author of several works on world literature. Preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Herdeck and Violet Cotter Herdeck. Survived by his wife, Margaret, of Pueblo; sister, Betty Velas of Chandler, Ariz.; brothers, Richard Clark Herdeck and Gorton Herdeck, of Seattle, Wash.; cousin, Robert Cotter of Flossmoor, Ill.; many nieces, nephews and grand-nieces and -nephews, including special nieces Sue Johnson of Telluride, Colo., and Barbara Wix of Phoenix, Ariz.

Heredia, Wilhelma Maes
Wilhelma Maes Heredia - Box Elder News - November 27, 2004 - Brigham City, UT - Wilhelma Heredia, 69, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2004, at the Brigham City Community Hospital. She was born on February 7, 1935, in Redwing, Colorado, a daughter of Antonio and Domitilla Maes. Wilhelma married Seferino Heredia on October 6, 1961, in Brigham City, Utah. She worked at Brigham Food Bank and was a member of St. Henry's Catholic Church in Brigham City and a CCD teacher and was a member of the Migrant (Hispanic) Council. Surviving are her husband, Seferino Heredia; children, Arthur Heredia and Oralia (Jose) Cordova and two grandchildren, Estevan (Ivett) and Jose Cordova; also her brothers: David Maes; Lloyd Maes; LeRoy Maes; Bobby Maes; Benny Maes; Elmer Maes; Antonio (Sonny) Maes; and sisters: Florida Alvares; Jeannie Martinez; Charlotte Barrera; Vivian Eaton. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Dominica Patino. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, November 24, at 10 a.m. at St. Henry's Church, 380 South 200 East, Brigham City. Interment will be in the Brigham City Cemetery.

Heriza, Suzanne Mary
Suzanne Mary Heriza - Pueblo Chieftain - September 15, 2005 - Suzanne Mary Heriza, May 3, 1962 to Sept. 14, 2005. A long time resident of New York City and born and raised in Denver, Colo., Suzanne passed away after a long fight with breast cancer at her family home in Denver surrounded by friends and family. Survived by her loving family, mother, Sharon Heriza; father, Bob Heriza (Judy); brothers, Brian, (Kimberly), Jeff, (Jacqueline, Kristin, Robert) and Chris (Stacy); grandmother, Mary Heriza; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, at 4:00pm in Washington Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Metro Denver or Gilda's Club in NYC.

Herlacher, Alva A.
Alva A. Herlacher - Pueblo Chieftain - March 7, 1987 - Alva A. Herlacher was born Oct. 21, 1909, in Anthony, Kan., and passed away March 3, 1987, in Pueblo, Colo. Husband of Grace E. Herlacher, of the family home; father of David (Joyce) Herlacher of Cleveland, Ohio., Fred (Barbara) Herlacher of Rye, Colo., Mary K. (Joe) Allary of Salida, Colo., Donald (Carol) Herlacher of Woodland Park, Colo., and Lois Johnson of Alameda, Calif. Also survived by two brothers, four sisters, 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. An employee of Safeway for 32 years, he retired in 1972. Member of Lynn Gardens Baptist Church. Service, 1 p.m. Friday, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home Chapel, with Charlie Aikens, pastor from Colorado Springs, officiating. Interment at Brookside Cemetery, Rye. The body will lie in state from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and until service time Friday. The family may be contacted at the family home.

Herlacher, Grace E.
Grace E. Herlacher (Nee Morse) - Pueblo Chieftain - January 29, 2003 - Grace E. Herlacher (Nee Morse) was born in Arkansas City, Kan., on Oct. 13, 1913, as the seventh child in a family of 11 children. She passed away after a mercifully short bout with cancer on Monday, Jan. 27, 2003, at the age of 89. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alva A. Herlacher; and one son, Frederick C. Herlacher (widow Barbara of Colorado City) and is survived by three other children, David (Joyce) Herlacher of Rye, Mary Kay Allary of Fordland, Mo. and Donald E. (Carol) Herlacher, "a full-timer" on the road. Both Fredrick and Donald retired after careers in the U.S. Air Force. Mary Kay retired as a licensed practical nurse, and David is a retired professor of mathematics. Also survived by 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Herlacher retired from the CF&I in 1976 after 33 years as a clerical worker. She was active in the steelworker's union as recording secretary of Local No. 3267 and also served as a grievance-person in the mill. She was a faithful tithe giving member of Lynn Gardens Baptist Church. She accepted Jesus into her life as personal savior many years ago. Visitation, 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, 2003, at the Lynn Gardens Baptist Church located at 3804 W. Pueblo Blvd. Interment, Brookside Cemetery, Rye, Colo.

Herlacher, Lola Ernestine
Lola Ernestine Herlacher - Pueblo Chieftain - March 11, 2002 - Age 85, passed away March 8, 2002. Ernestine was born Aug. 21, 1916, in Guena Springs, Kan. She married Victor C. Herlacher in 1934. Victor and Ernestine owned and operated Western Coal and Trucking from 1938 until 1977 and were co-owners of Massey-Harris and Herlacher Motor Company from 1947 until 1990. They were also responsible for bringing the Volvo, Saab and Renault dealership to Pueblo. Ernestine was actively involved in the community by volunteering for SRDA and Wayside Cross Mission and was a foster grandparent at Washington Day Care Center. Survived by her children, Victor Duwayne (Ann) Herlacher, M.D. of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Karen Kasel of Pueblo and Linda Ham of Colorado Springs; sisters, Nadine (Daniel) McKinley of Mesa, Ariz., and Hazel Genova of Pueblo; brothers, Hurbert Stevens of Scott City, Kan., Lawrence (Mary Ann) Stevens of Pueblo and Vernon (Ruth) Stevens of Lompoc, Calif.; grandchildren, Rich Kasel, Staff Sgt. Christopher Kasel, Kevin Kasel, Jonathan Ham, Breanna Ham, Janice (Mick) Clark, Cheryl (Bob) Graves and Rick (Kristi) Herlacher; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Victor C. Herlacher in 1979. She will lie in state at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2002, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel, with the Rev. Father Vincent Paz en la Casa officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. The family would like to thank the staff of Life Care Center, especially Hope Gutierrez.

Herlyck, Angus G.
Angus G. Herlyck - Huerfano World - February 20, 1992 - Funeral service for Angus G. Herlyck, 71, of Pueblo was Tuesday in that city. Mr. Herlyck died Feb. 14, 1992 in St. Mary Corwin Hospital in Pueblo. Born May 31, 1920 in Aguilar, he had lived in Pueblo for the past 36 years where he was employed by CF&I Steel for 31 years. Survivors include his wife, Elsie, Pueblo; four children, Roy Herlyck, Redway, CA, Melvin Herlyck and Jane Powell, Mooresville, IN, and Judy Harrison, Pueblo; six sisters, Viola DiSalvo and Opal Wright, Walsenburg, Elva Puckett, Bothell, WA, Mabel Murdoch, Seattle, WA, and Jewel Browning and Ethel Greenland, Renton, WA; two brothers, Lester Herlyck and Arthur Herlyck Pueblo; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Herlyck, Anna
Mrs. Anna Herlyck - Walsenburg World - April 22, 1930 - Many Pay Tribute to Mrs. Herlyck at Funeral Today - Daughter of Santa Clara Pioneer Buried Near Family Home - Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Herlyck, 38, who died Saturday in Corwin hospital, Pueblo, were held from the Methodist church here at 2:30 p. m. today. She had undergone an operation. Mrs. Herlyck was the daughter of the late Thomas Rogers, prominent pioneer of Santa Clara. She was born here Aug. 14, 1891. Burial was in the Rogers cemetery at Santa Clara near the old Rogers home. Many friends of Mrs. Herlyck paid a final tribute at the services here. The coffin and pulpit of the church was banked high with floral tributes. The Rev. W. D. Welburn Jr., pastor of the church, officiated. Mrs. Herlyck is survived by her husband, Samuel L. Herlyck of Cameron, and three daughters. Funeral services were in charge of the Unfug-Peet mortuary.

Herlyck, Lester Lee Sr.
Lester Lee Herlyck, Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - November 15, 2006 - Lester Lee Herlyck Sr., 83, went to be with the Lord on Nov. 8, 2006. He was born May 16, 1923, to Angus William Herlyck and Mabel Effie (Fulmer) Herlyck, the fifth of nine children, in Aguilar, Colo. Preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Viola DiSalvo, Opal Wright and Orpha Mabel Murdoch; and by his brother, Angus Herlyck; and former wife, Gertrude Tamburelli. He is survived by sisters, Elva Puckett, Jewel Browning and Ethel (Delbert) Greenland; brother, Arthur (Johnnie) Herlyck; former wife, Dorothy Hauser; son, Lester (Peg) Herlyck Jr.; daughters, Beverly (Ron) Gookin, Jeanne duSoleil and Karyn Herlyck; four grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He served four years in the U.S. Army during WWII. There will be a time of receiving friends and family, 4 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2006, at the chapel. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2006, Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Interment will follow immediately at Aguilar Cemetery, exit 34 off of Interstate 25.

Herman, Anna
Anna "Thelma" Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - April 27, 2004 - Anna "Thelma" Herman, 105, born Sept. 21, 1898, died April 26, 2004. Born to George E. Herman and Alice Gaddy Herman. Preceded in death by her brother, Warren Herman; sister, Grace H. Crocker; and nephew, Stephen Crocker. Leaves three great-nieces, two great-nephews, and six great-great-nephews. Thelma worked as a receptionist for Dr. James W. Hopkins and Dr. James A. Hopkins, retiring in 1963. Member of First Congregational Church and charter member of WWI Auxiliary Sunshine Barracks 1759. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Wednesday, at Mountain View Cemetery with the Rev. Dr. Randy Wilcher officiating.

Herman, Charles Edward Jr.
Charles Edward Herman Jr. - Pueblo Chieftain - October 28, 1997 - Charles Edward Herman Jr., born Feb 23, 1920, passed away Oct. 27, 1997. Predeceased by his son, Charles Herman. Survived by his son, David A. Herman- daughter, Maria DeWitt- four grandchildren- four brothers and four sisters. Mr. Herman was a member of St. Leander Church, Retired Railroaders and Retired Postal Workers. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Leander Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Herman, Esther M.
Esther M. Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - October 23, 2005 - Esther M. Herman, 81, formally of Pueblo, passed away Oct. 1, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nev. She was born in Gardner, Colo. on Oct. 29, 1923. She is survived by her daughter Carole of Las Vegas, Nev., her son Leonard of Gales Ferry, Conn., sister Margie Trujillo of Pueblo, Colo., brother Fred Medina of Las Vegas, Nev., two grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, all of Conn., her chosen family and dear friend Tony Hegler of Las Vegas, Nev. Funeral mass, 11am, Sat., Oct. 29, 2005 at St. Leander Catholic Church. Interment will be private.

Herman, Henry
Henry Herman – Durango Democrat – December 30, 1909 – Aged Jew Passes Away – Pueblo, Dec. 29 – Henry Herman, aged 65, brother-in-law to Daniel Guggenheim, head of the American Smelting and Refining company, died today as the result of a long illness.

Herman, Hope M.
Hope M. Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - July 27, 1997 - Hope M. Herman, 59, of Pueblo passed away July 24, 1997. Hope was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister and will be sadly missed by her family who survives her, Willie, her husband of 40 years- granddaughters, Selena Herman and Elena Navarro- grandson, Chris Herman- great-grandchildren, Christie Colon and Franki Mata- stepsons, Michael, Willie Jr., Bobbie, Johnny Herman- stepdaughters, Dolly Durden, Augusta Zubion- sisters and brothers, Mary Young, Helen Best (Carmen), Alice Hayzlip, Gregorita Ruiz, Tom Contreras, George (Alice) Contreras, all of Longmont, Colo., Caroline (Sam) Gamble, Denver- sisters-in-law, Edith Garner, Suzie Simpson, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by parents, Octavino Contreras and Geronima Romero. Visitation at the funeral home today from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Monday, July 28, 1997, McCarthy-Comer Garden Chapel, with interment at Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that any donations be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in memory of Hope M. Herman. Arrangements by McCarthy-Comer Garden Chapel, 2710 N. Elizabeth.

Herman, Irene
Irene Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - March 23, 2002 - Irene Herman born Sept. 7, 1919, passed away March 20, 2002. Survived by brother, Fred W. (Frances) Gaide, Orangevale, Calif.; sister, Lucille Cochran, Pueblo West; son, Walter Herman, Dallas, Ore.; former wife, Shirley Carley; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. In lieu of food and flowers, donations may be given to National Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Trinity Lutheran Church. Viewing, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Herman, Isabel Madeline
Infant Isabel Madeline Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - July 30, 2003 - Infant Isabel Madeline Herman, 2 months old, died unexpectedly on July 25, 2003. She is survived by her mother Maria Sanchez Byrd; her father, Michael Herman; and brother, Jason Byrd, all of Pueblo. Also survived by her grandparents, Jose and Joyce Sanchez; and aunt, Gladys Sanchez, all of La Junta. Isabel was loved by a host of family and friends. Rosary, 7 p.m. Thursday and Mass of Angels, 10 a.m. Friday, St. Leander Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Herman, Jack E.
Jack Eugene Herman - Huerfano World - May 19, 1994 - Jack Eugene Herman, 74, of Walsenburg, died at his home late Friday, May 13, 1994, after suffering a heart attack. Born in the Maitland Coal Camp Dec. 19, 1919, to Tony and Louise Bishop Herman, he was reared in Maitland and attended school there. He then went to Huerfano County High School from where he graduated in 1937. After graduation, he began working for Safeway Store in Clayton, NM, until 1942 when he joined the Air Force and served four years. After that he signed in the reserves for three years and returned to Walsenburg to continue working for Safeway Stores. He worked his way, from stocker, to cashier, to sales clerk to manager. He had by then married Margaret Winnifred Loftus in May, 1947 and they began their family. In 1972, he resigned as Safeway Store manager and for the next 18 months was a salesman for Little Debbie pastries. His next career move was to salesman for Fernandez Chili Products, working mostly in Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico. Mr. Herman was a member of St. Mary Church, the Knights of Columbus, Council No. 2139, BPOElks, No. 1086 and Aerie No. 1187 Fraternal Order of Eagles. Mr. Herman was preceded in death by his wife, "Win" in early 1993. Survivors include five children, John Herman, Jim Herman and Don Herman, Pueblo, Toni Herman, Bayonne, NJ, and Bill Herman, Walsenburg; his mother, Louise Herman, Walsenburg and eight grandchildren. Funeral service was from Boies Almont Memorial Chapel. Burial with Elks committal and flag presentation was in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery.

Herman, Jack J.
Jack J. Herman - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - January 11, 1996 - Jack J. Herman, 78, who retired from the Newton Ranch in Franktown, died Jan. 9, 1996, at a local care center. He previously worked in construction and as a butcher for Naylers Market in Castle Rock. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at Andrews-Caldwell Mortuary, 407 Jerry St., Castle Rock. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary, with the Rev. Hank Hiddinga officiating. Mr. Herman was born Oct. 12, 1917, in Calhan to Jacob and Mary (Palko) Herman. He was married Aug. 23, 1949, in Raton, N.M., to Leah (Wheeler) Herman, who is deceased. Survivors include a daughter, Vivian Hamon of Billings, Mont.; two stepdaughters, Wanda Martinez of Denver and Janis Daulton of Page, Ariz.; a brother, George of Walsenburg; three sisters, Christine Patton of Mountain View, Calif., Agnes Rosentrater of Wheat Ridge and Marian Brown of Colorado Springs; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. His brothers, Kris and Johnnie, are deceased. Mr. Herman had been an area resident for 51 years and previously lived in Franktown. He was active in the Pikes Peak Grange and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Herman, James P.
James P. Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - July 10, 1997 - James P. Herman, 44, passed away July 8, 1997. Survived by his son, Jeremy Herman, of the family home; grandmother, Louise Herman of Walsenburg; sister, Toni Herman of Colorado Springs; brothers, John Eugene (Carol) Herman of Pueblo, William R. (Valerie) Herman of Alamosa and Donald P. (Gwenn) Herman of Pueblo; nephews, Shawn (Heather) Herman and Josh Herman; and nieces, Dawn Herman, Trina Herman and Alexi Herman. Preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Margaret Herman. Born April 2, 1953, in Pueblo. Jim was an electrical engineer for Coen Industries. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 11, 1997, at the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with the Rev. Father Gallagher officiating. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Those who desire may make memorials to a charity of their choice.

Herman, Louise Agnes
Louise Agnes Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - November 14, 1999 - Louise Agnes Herman, 98, of Walsenburg, died Friday, Nov. 12, 1999. Survived by her grandchildren, John (Carol) Herman, Toni Herman and Donald (Gwenn) Herman; great-grandchildren, Shawn (Heather) Herman, Jeremy (Cheryl) Herman, Will Smith, Trina Herman, Dawn Herman, Josh Herman and Alexi Herman; great-great-grandchildren, Hannah, Dylan and Annaliece Herman; granddaughter-in-law, Valarie Herman; niece, Sandra (Jake) Pino; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Herman; son, Jack Herman, and his wife, Margaret Winifred; grandsons, William and James; and all her brothers and sisters. Funeral service, 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Eugene Scroggin officiating. Visitation, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. Huerfano World - November 18, 1999 - Louise Agnes Herman, 98, of Walsenburg, died Nov. 13, 1999 in Huerfano Medical Center. Born June 11, 1901 in Denver to James Martin and Elfreda Louise Bedard Bishop, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Herman. She is survived by her grand-children, great grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral service was from the First Baptist Church in Walsenburg. Burial was in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery. Huerfano World – November 18, 1999 - Louise Agnes Herman, 98, of Walsenburg, died Nov. 13, 1999 in Huerfano Medical Center. Born June 11, 1901 in Denver to James Martin and Elfreda Louise Bedard Bishop, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Herman. She is survived by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral service was from the First Baptist Church in Walsenburg. Burial was in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery.

Herman, Margaret W.
Margaret Winifred Herman - Huerfano World - March 25, 1993 - Margaret Winifred Herman, 75, of Walsenburg, died Mar. 11, 1993 at her home. She had been ill the past two years. Born in Trinidad Feb. 16, 1918, she was reared there, graduating from Trinidad Catholic High School in 1936. She went to St. Louis, MO, where she became a lab and X-ray technician and then worked in Wyoming, California, Washington, and Colorado, including the local hospital. She married Jack Herman on May 5, 1947. She was a member of St. Mary Church and did volunteer work in Walsenburg Nursing Home. She is survived by her husband, Jack, Walsenburg; five children, John, Jim, and Don Herman, Pueblo, Bill Herman, Walsenburg, and Toni Herman, Bayonne, NJ; three brothers, John Loftus, Pueblo, Gerald Loftus, West Palm Beach, FL, and Gus Loftus, Concord, CA; six grandchildren, her mother-in-law, Louise Herman, Walsenburg, nieces and nephews. Memorial mass was Mar. 15 from St. Mary Church. Cremation.

Herman, Patricia
Patricia "Pat” Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - July 24, 1986 - Patricia "Pat” Herman, 48, died Monday, July 21, 1986, in Raton, N.M. Pat had been director of nursing at Mt. San Rafael Hospital in Trinidad until 1982 and had been serving as director of nursing at Miners Hospital in Raton. Pat is survived by her husband, Don Herman, of Trinidad; four aunts; numerous sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; numerous nieces and nephews, and a host of friends. Services for Pat will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 25, at the United Methodist Church in Trinidad, with the Rev. David Neil officiating. Graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 25, at the Stonewall Community Cemetery in Stonewall, Colo. Friends may view Thursday at the funeral home. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions may do so to the Pat Herman Scholarship Fund at Trinidad State Junior College.

Herman, William Robert
William Robert Herman - Huerfano World - April 2, 1998 - Alamosa resident William R. "Bill" Herman, 48, died Mar. 29, 1998, as the result of a traffic accident. Born Feb. 3, 1950 in Pueblo to the late Jack E. and Margaret W. Loftus Herman, formerly of Walsenburg, he was married to Valarie Gibson in Alamosa July 5, 1997. Mr. Herman was a trucker by occupation, a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and a member of the National Rifle Association. He is survived by his wife, Valarie, Alamosa; one son, William Smith, Alamosa; one daughter, Trina Marie Herman, Tampa, FL; two brothers, John Herman and Donald Herman, both of Pueblo; one sister, Antoinette Herman, Colorado Springs and three step-children. Funeral service will be Apr. 3 at 10 a.m. at the Alamosa Third Ward Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Burial will be in the Manassa Cemetery in Manassa.

Herman, Willie H.
Willie H. Herman - Pueblo Chieftain - October 03, 2001 - Willie H. Herman, 76, longtime resident of Pueblo, entered eternal life Oct. 1, 2001. He was born Sept. 6, 1925, to the union of John Wesley and Sylva Haskin in Yalobusha, Miss. Mr. Herman retired from CF&I in 1988 after many years of service. He was an avid fisherman and spent much of his time enjoying the outdoors. He was a member of the Eureka Lodge No. 2 F. &A.M. P.H.A. and an active member at Bethlehem Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife, Hope, in 1997; brothers, John Wesley Herman Jr. and Robert Lee Herman; and sisters, Estella McClinton and Suzie Simpson. He will be remembered by his sons, Willie Herman Jr., Michael Herman, John Herman and Bobby Herman; daughters, Augusta Zuber of Newark, N.J., Dolly (James) Durden of Eudora, Ark., 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren, including Selena Herman and Chris Herman; special great-granddaughter, Christie Colon; sister, Edith Garner of Hayti, Mo.; aunt, Suzie Bradford of Memphis, Tenn.; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. He will also be fondly remembered by the employees of Furrs Cafeteria, where he enjoyed their company every evening for dinner. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, 2001, at the Bethlehem Baptist Church, Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Hermesch, Amanda
Sister Amanda Hermesch - Huerfano World - August 1, 2002 - Sister Amanda Hermesch, 92, died peacefully in the Lord on July 24, 2002. She was born in Kelly, KS, on Nov. 10, 1909. She entered religious life at Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison, KS, and pronounced her final vows on Jan. 1, 1931. She was a charter member of Benet Hill Monastery, Colorado Springs. Sister Amanda spent 52 years as a primary school teacher and principal in Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and Colorado. She taught primary school in Walsenburg, Capulin and Alamosa throughout her long career and served as principal in Alamosa in the late 1960's. A vigil was held for Sister Amanda on July 26 in Our Lady of Peace Chapel, Benet Hill Monastery. A Eucharistic liturgy of Christian burial was held July 27 at the same location. Burial followed at St. Benedict's Cemetery at Benet Pines Retreat Center in Black Forest. Nolan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Donations may be made to Benet Hill Monastery, 2555 N. Chelton Rd., Colorado Springs, CO, 80909 in memory of Sister Amanda Hermesch.

Hermsmeyer, Helen
Helen Hermsmeyer - Pueblo Chieftain - September 23, 1945 - Mrs. Helen, for many years a resident of Pueblo, and widow of Charles Hermsmeyer, died at the residence of her niece, Mrs. Helen Seymour in Los Angeles Friday. Member of Sacred Heart cathedral parish. Survived by her brother Paul Frankenberg, Cincinnati, Ohio, niece, Mrs. Rose Cunning, Newport, Ky.; two cousins, Frank Frankenberg, Long Beach, Calif. and Clara Monroney, Pueblo. Body enroute to Pueblo for services and interment. Announcement later.

Hern, Jessie Bonita
Jessie Bonita Hern - Huerfano World - November 19, 1998 - Jessie Bonita Hern, 83, of Canon City, formerly of La Veta, died November 17, 1998 in Hildebrand Nursing Home where she had been a resident. Born August 15, 1915 in Colorado Springs to Bob and Althea Scholarth Doles, she married Clayton W. Hern in 1935 and worked for Farmer's Supply in Durango in the glassware department. She was a member of Eastern Star and Rebekah Lodge. She is survived by her husband, Clayton, Canon City. Graveside service in La Veta Cemetery Friday, at 11 a.m.

Hernandez, Albinita
Albinita Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - April 26, 1987 - Albinita Hernandez, 90, born March 8, 1897 in Mora, N.M., late of 2521 Ontario, departed this life April 25, 1987, in Pueblo. Survived by children: Joe (Frances) Ortiz, Rita (Rudy) Marquez, Nick (Margaret) Hernandez, Frank (Julie) Hernandez, Tony Hernandez and Mary (Manuel) Ramos, all of Pueblo; Jennie (Macario) Landeros of Los Angeles, Calif., and Tillie (Jake) Trujillo of La Puente, Calif.; one sister, Cleo Serna of Trinidad; brother, Fred Valdez of Pueblo, as well as 43 grandchildren and 49 great-grandchildren. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Wednesday. Both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Friends will be received at 2521 Ontario. Pueblo Chieftain - April 28, 1987 - Albinita Hernandez, 90. Also survived by Nikki Schill. Love you, Gram.

Hernandez, Angie
Angie Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - April 20, 1999 - Angie Hernandez, born March 20, 1931, in Wagon Mound, N.M., passed away April 18, 1999. Preceded in death by husband, Esequiel "Kelly" Hernandez- parents, Rosenaldo and Benita Sisneros- granddaughter, Angel Cervantes- and brothers and sisters. Survived by children, Lorraine "Rainey" Cervantes, Carl Hernandez and Janice "Pinky" Walker- grandchildren, Matthew, Sheri and Mark Cervantes, Carlos and Christopher Hernandez, Lacey Walker and Michael Foskey- sister, Mary L. Martinez- brothers, Margarito Sisneros and Lawrence Sisneros- and numerous nieces and nephews. Rosary, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday. Both services at St. Joseph Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Viewing, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.

Hernandez, Annie
Annie Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - December 17, 2006 - Annie Hernandez, 56, entered into His Kingdom on Dec. 15, 2006, at Memorial Hospital. She was born on Aug. 1, 1950, in Denver. She lived most of her life in Colorado Springs, where she dedicated herself to the field of nursing. She touched the hearts of many and in life, was the strength of the mountains and the roar of a lion, in passing she is the tranquility of the sunset. Her memory will live on in the hearts of her husband of 27 years, Felix Hernandez; her children, Lisa, Sonia, Veronica, Orlando, Andrea, Natasha and Felix Sergio; 19 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and her siblings, Shirley Ponce, Evelyn Cortes, Diana Bobian, Leona Bobian and Carol (Adam) Saiz. Viewing, 2 to 6 p.m. Monday, with Rosary to follow at 6 p.m. Funeral Service, Tuesday 1:30 p.m., all at Romero Chapel. Cremation to follow. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero's Hall following both services.

Hernandez, Annie T.
Annie T. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 27, 2003 - Annie T. Hernandez, 75, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and devout Christian, purchased a one-way ticket on the "Glory Train," and got on board the 6:45 p.m. departure Sunday evening March 23, 2003. She was born July 7, 1927, in Tobe, Colo. Preceded in death by her parents, Elfido and Aurelia (Sanchez) Sandoval; husband, John Hernandez; daughter, Beatrice Tapia; sister, Sarah Olguin; brother, Daisy Sandoval. She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Connie (Ignacio) Lopez, James (Ginger) Hernandez, Frances (Isaiah Castro) Chavez, Leonard (Karen) Hernandez, Rudy (Beverly) Hernandez, Richard (Theresa) Hernandez, Charles (Josie) Hernandez; two sisters, Josie Jaramillo, Erma Jaramillo, 19 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives to include her church family; and special vesinos, Casey and Sadie Lucero. Visitation, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Both services at the Full Gospel Christian Assembly Church, 1101 E. Seventh St. Evening service, 7 p.m. today and funeral service, 10 a.m. Friday with the Revs. Manuel Gonzales and Tony Garcia co-officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Aurora
Aurora Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 20, 2005 - Aurora Hernandez, 78, departed this life March 17, 2005, at St. Anthony Central Hospital, Denver. Aurora was born May 9, 1926, in Agua Dulce, Texas. Preceded in death by husband, Leo "Chubby" Hernandez; mother and father, Eduvigues and Tomas Ayala; also four sisters, Chene, Tila, Delia, and Elisa; one brother, Joe Ayala. She is survived by six sisters, Celia, Vigue, Margie, Janie, Susie and Lupe; four brothers, Tomas, Adolfo, Luis and Manuel. Mother of Lydia, Tony (Janine), Michael, Raymond (Sherry), Leo Jr. (Tina), Mark, Joann (Robert) Medina; 23 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Aurora spent most of her life enjoying sewing, and the outdoors. She loved family gatherings and would lead in the singing. Everyone loved her homemade, mouth-watering tortillas. Aurora will be sadly missed. Visitation, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday, Angelus Chapel. Rosary Vigil, 7 p.m. Tuesday, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday; both services St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Blende. The Rev. Robert Carden, celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 1502 Granadillo St. following the Rosary.

Hernandez, Beatrice
Beatrice "Betty" Canas Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - January 16, 1999 - Beatrice "Betty" Canas Hernandez of Pueblo passed away Jan. 14, 1999. Burn in Durango, Mexico, the daughter of a Sergeant of the Division Del Norte, during the Mexican Revolution. She was active in her community and in her church, a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Carmelitas, Club Recretivo y protection Mutual, Club Latino and Alianza Hispana Americana. She loved life, loved to dance and sing and taught Flamingo dancing. Survived by her sons, Manuel (Tonia) Canas and Rudy Hernandez of Pueblo- two sisters- one brother- numerous grandchildren- great-grandchildren- nieces- nephews and extended family. Visitation from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home. Recitation of the rosary, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1999, and funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. Both services at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church with interment at Roselawn.

Hernandez, Bruno
Bruno Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - August 20, 2001 - Bruno Hernandez, 80, of Pueblo, passed away Aug. 18, 2001. Preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and three sisters. Survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Dorothy; special cousin, Jenney (Virgil) Aragon; nieces, Mary (Tim) Baca, Mary Teresa (Daniel) Salazar, Teresa (Joe) Griego; nephew, David Griego; brothers, Sam Montoya, Joe T. Montoya, Eloy (Margaret) Montoya, Lupe (Rose) Montoya; sister, Helen Rodriguez; special great-nieces and nephews, Steven, Georgie and Destiny; as well as other relatives. Bruno enjoyed watching the Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies, spending time with his family and his pets. Viewing, Tuesday, 1 to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, 8 to 5 p.m. Rosary, Wednesday, 7 p.m. Funeral Mass, Thursday, 10 a.m., both services to be held at Mount Carmel Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made in his memory to the Mount Carmel Church.

Hernandez, Carmen
Carmen Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - July 01, 1997 - Carmen Hernandez, 88, passed away June 28, 1997. Born on Feb. 2, 1907, in Chihuahua, Mexico. Preceded by husband, Domingo. Survived by children, Julia and David Hernandez, of the family home, Jimmie (Roberta) Hernandez, Clara (Felix) Dominguez, Dolores Micciche, Pueblo, Gloria (Robert) Yoder, Groveport, Ohio, Maria (Jose) Santistevan, Pueblo, Louis (Jerriline) Hernandez, Denver, Frank (Ida Marie) Hernandez, Thornton, Andy (Loretta) Hernandez, Pueblo, Roberta (Stefan) Brodsky, Thornton- 20 grandchildren- 21 great-grandchildren- sisters-in-law, Sally Sosa, Pueblo, and Berta Hernandez, La Junta- brother-in-law, Manuel Torres, Belen, N.M. Carmen was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church and was a foster grandparent until May 1997. Services will be held at St. Leander Church. Rosary, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday. Interment at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday. Donations may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in her memory.

Hernandez, Delores A.
Delores A. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - August 18, 2000 - Delores A. Hernandez, 83, born March 15, 1917, in Sweetwater, Texas, passed away Aug. 16, 2000. Survived by his children, Antonia (Jesus) Calderon of Idaho, Tony (Linda) Hernandez, Nellie Esquibel, Jessie Hernandez, Dolores (Don) Perry-Hernandez, Joseph Hernandez, all of Pueblo; 24 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren; sister, Nellie H. Gomez of Washington. Predeceased by parents, Delores and Florencia Hernandez; daughter, Mary Ellen Romero; sisters, Josephine Villegas, Christina Castillo, Jennie Marin, Susan Martinez, Mary Hernandez; and brother, Tony Hernandez. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II and retired from CF&I after 35 years of service. He loved walking at the river with his dogs, fishing, visiting relatives, traveling and helping others. Delores was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend who touched many people and will be sadly missed. Viewing, Saturday and Sunday, noon until 5 p.m. Prayer service, Sunday, 7 p.m., and funeral service, Monday, 2 p.m., both services at Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. The family will receive friends at Imperial Reception Hall following the interment. Family would like to give thanks to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, especially Michelle and Liz for their special care.

Hernandez, Dorothy Isidora
Dorothy Isidora Hernandez – Pueblo Chieftain - June 17, 2003 - Dorothy Isidora Hernandez, Viewing, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at Imperial Funeral Home. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday, both services at Mount Carmel Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens with reception to follow interment at Mount Carmel Hall.

Hernandez, Elena M.
Elena M. Hernandez - The Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 1990 - Elena M. Hernandez, 96, passed away Feb. 8, 1990. Survived by children Servino (Prudy) Hernandez, Herminia (Jacinto) Fuentes, Basilio (Celia) Hernandez, Ernest Hernandez, and Margaret (Ron) Osborn, all of Pueblo; Valentin (Georgia) Hernandez and Petra Hancock, California. Benjamin (Mary) Hernandez and Josie (Eloy) Sanchez, both of New Mexico and Esther (Rolly) Valencia, Colorado Springs: 39 grandchildren, 67 great-grand children, 11 great-great-grandchildren and six great-great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Prayer service 7 p.m. Sunday and Funeral Service, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at Rivera Chapel. Interment at Imperial Cemetery Family may be contacted at home of daughter, Herminia Fuentes, 2809 Nuckolls, and home of daughter, Margaret Najar, 603 Lake. Viewing 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Hernandez, Elena M.
Elena M. Hernandez – Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 1990 – Elena M. Hernandez, 96, passed away February 8, 1990. Survived by children, Servino (Prudy) Hernandez, Herminia (Jacinto) Fuentes, Basilio (Celia) Hernandez, Ernest Hernandez, and Margaret (Ron) Osborn, all of Pueblo; Valentin (Georgia) Hernandez and Petra Hancock, California; Benjamin (Mary) Hernandez and Josie (Eloy) Sanchez both of New Mexico, and Esther (Rolly) Valencia, Colorado Springs; 39 grandchildren, 67 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Prayer service, 7 pm Sunday, and Funeral Service, 10 am, Monday. Both services at Rivera Chapel. Interment at Imperial Cemetery. Family may be contacted at home of daughter, Herminia Fuentes, 2809 Nuckolls, and home of daughter Margaret Najar, 603 Lake. Viewing, 9 am to 2 pm today and 2 pm to 6 pm Sunday.

Hernandez, Genevieve Carmen
Genevieve Carmen Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - February 16, 2000 - Genevieve Carmen Hernandez, 20, a lifetime Puebloan departed this life unexpectedly Feb. 12, 2000. Survived by her daughter, Kayla Marie Haase; parents, Nacho and Josephine Rivera Hernandez; siblings, Maria Rivera, Rosalinda Batarfi, Melanie Valdez, Alejo Valdez, Christopher Miceli, George Valdez; grandfather, I.J. Hernandez; other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by her son, Joseph Haase. Visitation Thursday, Angelus Chapel, noon until 4 p.m. Both services, St. Leander Catholic Church. Rosary vigil, 7 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Friday, Rev. Ben Bacino celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 1717 E. 18th St.

Hernandez, Guadalupe
Guadalupe Hernandez - Weekly Ignacio Chieftain - December 3, 1920 - Frank Peras, a Mexican, is in jail in Trinidad in connection with the killing of Guadalupe Hernandez, a railroad section worker, which took place at Gallinas on the Santa Fe railroad.

Hernandez, Henry
Henry Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - October 27, 1999 - Henry Hernandez, 75, of Pueblo, passed away Oct. 25, 1999. Born on July 15, 1924, in La Junta. Preceded in death by his parents, Juan and Dionicia Hernandez. Survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Tiva Hernandez, of the family home; children, Salvador Hernandez, Pueblo, Kathleen (Erick) Javaneau, Duarte, Calif.; granddaughter, Lorene Javaneau, Duarte, Calif.; stepbrothers, Jesse Hernandez, Juan Hernandez; stepsisters, Margaret Cicerello, Esther Lopez, Mary Ellen Whetsell, Carmen Rangel and Luanne O'Neil. Henry was a World War II veteran and received the following decorations, Asiatic Pacific Theater Service Ribbon, Philippine Liberations Service Ribbon with one Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal AR 600-68, Victory Medal and Japanese Occupation Medal Bronze Arrowhead. He also was a member of the VFW Post No. 3641 and will have full military honors after service at Romero Funeral Home. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Leander Church. Memorial service, 4 p.m. Thursday, Romero Chapel with Rev. Ben Bacino and Rev. David Estorga, officiating. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Funeral Home after the service Thursday. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital at P.O. Box 50 Memphis, Tenn., 38101-9929 in memory of Henry.

Hernandez, Jennie M.
Jennie M. Hernandez – Albuquerque Journal – March 4, 2004 - Jennie M. Hernandez, 94, went home to be with the Lord on February 29, 2004. She was born on March 15, 1909 in Weston, Colorado. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the San Felipe de Neri Catholic Church. Interment will follow at the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Services are in the care of: Garcia Mortuary, 717 Stover Ave. SW 243-5222.

Hernandez, Jesus
Jesus Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - April 27, 2001 - Jesus Hernandez, 81, departed this life April 24, 2001. Born June 25, 1919, in La Junta, Mr. Hernandez was a retired steelworker. He enjoyed camping and fishing and a good conversation on any topic. He married Stella Aragon in 1946. They were married in Scottsbluff, Neb. To this union, four children were born. His daughter, Helen Marie Hernandez, passed on in June 1984. Also preceded in death by his parents, Esteban and Tomasita Hernandez. He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife, Stella Hernandez; children, Anna (Leroy) Gonzales, Westminster, William Hernandez, Pueblo, and Matthew (Debbie Weber) Hernandez, Vail; brother, Bruno (Dorothy) Hernandez, Pueblo; grandchildren, Esteban (Brandi) Gonzales, Conrad (Claudia) Gonzales, Kailie Ann Hernandez, Zackery Jesus Hernandez and Andrew J. Rotondow; two great-grandchildren, Carrissa and Tyana Gonzales; other relatives and friends. Visitation, noon until 6 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. Father Thomas R. Hinni, C.M., celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Joe
Joe Hernandez – Eagle Valley Enterprise – May 4, 1917 – Explosion in Hastings Mine – Note: Joe Hernandez is listed among the dead of the Hastings Mine disaster, April 27, 1917. Joe Hernandez: Spaniard, age 27, married with one surviving child. He was a driver 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 for in depth coverage of this disaster.

Hernandez, John
John Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - August 04, 2005 - John Hernandez, 68, passed away Aug. 1, 2005, at his home with his family at his bedside. Born on June 24, 1937, in Galveston, Texas, to Margarito and Carmen Hernandez, who preceded him in death; also brothers, Ruben, John and Steve Hernandez; sisters, Della Montez and Patsy LeDoux; nephew, Sammy Hernandez. Survived by son, John Hernandez Jr.; daughter, Angie (Adam) Alcaraz, Denver, Colo.; sister, Margaret (Tom) Silva; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, special grandson, Jonathan Mellon-Hernandez, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends, to include special nephew, Tom Silva Jr. John was retired from Summit Brick Yard. John loved life, he enjoyed being with his family and friends. Visitation, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, evening service, 7 p.m. today; both at the Angelus Chapel. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Friday, at Angelus Chapel, with the Rev. Manuel Gonzales officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Jose T.
Jose T. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - May 21, 2005 - Jose T. Hernandez, 42. Cremation has taken place.

Hernandez, Joseph Eugene
Joseph Eugene Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - May 31, 2000 - Joseph Eugene Hernandez, 40, passed away May 27, 2000, in Farmington, N.M., the result of an automobile accident. A lifetime Pueblo resident, he was born May 13, 1960. He graduated from John Mall High School, Walsenburg, in 1978. He was a journeyman roofer and a dedicated single parent who loved his children very much because they were the most important people in his life. He believed and lived the Native American way of life and involved his children to understand and be proud of their Native American heritage. Survived by his children, Ritisha Hernandez, Shiprock, N.M., and Joseph and Eugene Hernandez, both of Pueblo; parents, Salvador and Jeannette (Garcia) Hernandez; grandmother, Erminia Hernandez; siblings, Charmaine (John) Herrera, Salvador Hernandez Jr., Jaime (Jennifer) Hernandez, Raymond (Amy) Hernandez, Christopher (Andrea) Hernandez, Nathaniel (Judy) Hernandez, Naomi (Vern) Perry; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a memorial fund set up at Security Service Credit Union, Account No. 4543129070. A Native American wake service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday at the Hernandez family home, 1938 LaSalle Road. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday, Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Rev. Mark Plewka, celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the home.

Hernandez, Juan Valera
Juan Valera Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - August 28, 2002 - Juan Valera Hernandez, 62, Madrid, Spain. Viewing from 1 to 5 p.m. today at Romero Chapel. Funeral service to be held in Madrid, Spain.

Hernandez, Julian
Julian Hernandez - The Pueblo Chieftain - April 18, 1945 - Julian Hernandez, Fulton Heights, died April 17. He is survived by the widow, Mrs. Helen Hernandez; daughters, Mrs. Herminia Fuentes, Miss Frances, Josephine, Margaret and Esther Hernandez; sons, Felix, Sam Val, Basilio, Ernest; Bennie and Petra Hernandez. Announcement of service later.

Hernandez, Katie
Katie Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - September 12, 1999 - Katie Hernandez, 75, of La Junta, died Sept. 10, 1999. Vigil, 6 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at the La Junta Catholic Church. Interment to follow in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation, 1-4 p.m. today.

Hernandez, Luis
Luis Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - September 28, 2003 - Luis Hernandez, 84, born Sept. 7, 1919, in Morelia, Mexico, departed this life Sept. 25, 2003, at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center. Mr. Hernandez was a retired steel worker. He enjoyed fishing, woodworking and watching various sporting events. Preceded in death by his wives, Cynthia Mejia Hernandez in 1969, and Rose Villanueva Hernandez in 1998; and his son, Henry. He leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Corrine Ortega, Mark (Ruth) Hernandez, Gilbert (Kathy) Hernandez, Louis (Annie) Hernandez, Patty (Paul) Lucero, Dolores Rivera, Ron (Genevieve) Nunez, Anthony (Clara) Nunez; four grandchildren, Cynthia Torres, Marina Tafoya, Eugene and Steven Ortega; two great-grandchildren, Dominic Torres and Ricky Torres Jr.; other relatives and friends. Visitation, noon to 6 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel, both services St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Monday, and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Ron Roche celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Manuel
Manuel Hernandez – Durango Democrat – September 11, 1902 – Lynching Threatened – Quarrel Ends in a Murder at Trinidad – Trinidad, Colo., Sept. 10 – Manuel Hernandez, assistant stable boss at Engleville coal mines, was shot dead today by Samuel Jacobs, a driver. The shooting was the outgrowth of a quarrel and was most brutal. A large crowd was attracted by the firing and threats were made to lynch Jacobs. He was brought to Trinidad, however, safely, and is now in the county jail. Mob violence is feared tonight.

Hernandez, Margaret
Margaret (China Doll) Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 01, 2006 - Margaret (China Doll) Hernandez, 48, passed away Monday, February 27, 2006 in Pueblo. Preceded in death by parents Ygnacio and Mary Hernandez. Survived by Bobby Palomino, children Michael, Christina (TiTi) Hernandez, sisters Sarah Rueda and Georgia Rosales, brothers Joe, Tony, Floyd, Gilbert (Anna), Victor (Darlene) Hernandez, numerous nieces, nephews and family. Viewing Thursday, March 2, from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Funeral services Friday, March 3. 10 a.m. Both services at Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Maria
Maria Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - July 6, 1987 - Maria Hernandez, 80, late of 1620 San Juan, passed away July 4, 1987. She was a lifetime resident of Pueblo and was a member of St. Joseph Parish, Club Recreativo, Mothers Club and Senior Citizens Club of Fulton Heights. Mrs. Hernandez was preceded in death by her husband, Felix Hernandez in 1958; and her son, Ruben Hernandez in 1985. Survived by five daughters and two sons, Agapita (Elias) Martinez of Pueblo; Ramona (Arturo) Valdez of San Antonio, Texas; Christine (Emeterio) Guerrera and Mary (George) Roque, both of Pueblo; Jennie (Fred) Spiro of Chicago; Valentine Hernandez and Henry Hernandez, both of Pueblo. Survived also by 16 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. Rosary recitation, 7:30 p.m. Monday and Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Tuesday, both services at St. Joseph Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 1620 San Juan.

Hernandez, Maria G.
Maria G. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 23, 1987 - Maria G. Hernandez, 83, passed away March 20, 1987., in Pueblo. Predeceased by her husband, Jesus Z. Hernandez, in 1971. Mother of Frank (Margaret) Hernandez, Connie Jobe, Mary Hernandez, John Hernandez, Shirley Hernandez and Magdalen Hernandez, all of Pueblo. Grandmother of David Jobe, Margie Hernandez, and Eddie Hernandez, all of Pueblo. Also survived by three brothers and three sisters in California and sisters, Sofia Murillo of Boone and Virginia Vasquez of Denver. Numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive. Services at Our Lady of Mount Carmel: recitation of the rosary at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 23, and Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 24. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. The body will lie in state from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and from 5:30 p.m. to service time Monday at the church. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Contributions may be made in her name to Mount Carmel Church.

Hernandez, Mary Ann
Mary Ann Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 14, 1999 - Mary Ann Hernandez, 62, departed this life on March 10, 1999, in Denver, Colo. Pueblo resident since 1983. Mary Ann retired as a dietician from Belmont Lodge. Mary Ann was born Feb. 25, 1937, to Onofre and Rumalda Berniger Gomez. Preceded in death by her parents and husband, Seberuiano Hernandez in 1986.She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Debbie (Burt) Cruz, Paul Robert (Carol) Hernandez, Steve Jo (Billie Jean Guerrero) Hernandez, John Patrick (Katherine) Hernandez and Christopher Michael Hernandez- mother, Rita Padilla-one brother, Tim Gomez- one sister, Joann Sanchez- three grandchildren, Yvette (Chad Kline) Cruz, Tonia (Kirk Dimmitt) Cruz and Alexandria Hernandez- and numerous other family and friends. Mary Ann enjoyed cooking and being with family and friends. Visitation, noon until 5 p.m. today at the Angelus Chapel. Rosary, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at St. Leander Catholic Church, 1401 E. Seventh St., Rev. Edward Nunez, celebrant. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will be received at2233 E. Eighth, Space No. 318

Hernandez, Mary C.
Mary C. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - February 10, 1998 - Mary C. Hernandez passed away Feb. 7, 1998. Mrs. Hernandez is preceded in death by her husband, Ygnacio Hernandez, and son, Gilbert Hernandez. Survived by her children, Sarah Rueda, Joe, Tony, Floyd, Margaret Hernandez and Gilbert (Anna) Hernandez, Victor (Darlene) Hernandez and Georgia Rosales, 19 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Thursday. Both services at Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Hernandez, Mary Louise
Mary Louise Hernandez-Roque - Pueblo Chieftain - September 18, 1998 - Mary Louise Hernandez-Roque, 51, passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 16, 1998. Preceded in death by her mother and father, Maria and Felix Hernandez- brother, Rueben- in-laws, Vera and Benito Roque- and brother-in-law, Thomas Roque. She leaves to cherish her husband, George- and children, Gerald Roque, Meredith Roque and George Roque Jr., both of Denver- grandson, Tyler James Garcia- special son, Jonathan Pulley- sisters, Agapita (Elias) Martinez, Ramona Valdez, San Antonio, Texas, Christina (Teddy) Guerra and Jennie (Fred) Spiro, Berwyn, Ill.- brothers, Henry Hernandez and Valentine Hernandez- special friend and niece, Dolores Arguello- god children, Marty Guerra, Michael Roque, Kimberly Reyes and Denise Lucero- and brothers and sisters-in-law, Dora Roque, Isabel (Joe) Chavez, Theresa (Martin) Quintana, Mary (Bob) Duran, Lupe (Fermin) Martinez, Gen (Art) Chavez, Louie (Marty) Roque, Veronica Lucero, Gloria Valdez, Dan, Robert, Ben and Nick Roque. Viewing, noon to 8 p.m. today at Imperial Funeral Home. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, at Our Lady of the Meadows Church. Family will receive friends and relatives at 179 Regency Blvd.

Hernandez, Mary Magdalen
Mary Magdalen Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 20, 2000 - Mary Magdalen Hernandez, 63, passed away March 18, 2000. She was born May 29, 1936, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by parents, Jesus and Mary Hernandez; and sister, Connie Jobe. Survived by sisters, Mary Hernandez, Shirley Hernandez; brothers, Frank (Margaret) Hernandez and John Hernandez, all of Pueblo; nephew, David (Nancy) Jobe; and grandnephew, Andrew Jobe, of Pueblo West; nephew, Edmund Hernandez; and niece, Margie Hernandez, of Pueblo. Also survived by longtime caregiver, Stacie Novak. Visitation, today, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. Recitation of the rosary, this evening, 7 o'clock, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Funeral Mass, Tuesday, 10 a.m., Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church with interment to follow, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, the family respectfully requests that donations be made to the Lupus Foundation, 6795 E. Tennessee Ave., Denver, Colo., 80224.

Hernandez, Mary V.
Mary V. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - January 17, 2002 - Age 94, Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord Jan. 15, 2002. Born Feb. 14, 1908, in Zacatecas, Mexico. Preceded in death by her spouse, Jesus Jose Hernandez; one son, Joseph Hernandez; her parents, Jesse and Marcelina Luna; also four brothers, Simon, Aggie, Zats and Trinidad Luna; one sister, Ramona Valdez. Survived by sons, Tom (Cecelia) Hernandez, Pueblo, Richard (Ercilia) Hernandez, Pueblo, Carlos (Susan) Hernandez, Pueblo, John (Gloria) Hernandez, Denver, and Robert (Dorothy) Hernandez, Aurora; sisters, Rose Deleon, Pueblo, and Eleanor Vasquez, Pueblo; 32 grandchildren and 45 great-grandchildren. Mary was a member of legion of Mary. She was also a past member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Society. Viewing, 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Romero Chapel. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Friday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday. Both services at Mount Carmel Church. Celebrant, Rev. Bob Carden. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at Mount Carmel Church Hall after both services.

Hernandez, Nate
Nate "Chapo" Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - September 22, 1997 - Trevino Mortuary, Denver, Colo. 80209 Nate "Chapo" Hernandez, Denver, beloved husband of Cruz - father of Fabian Archuleta, Robert Robinson, Sy, Kelly and Dominic Hernandez, all of Denver. Also survived by seven grandchildren - three sisters and three brothers. , 10 a.m. Wednesday at Trevino Mortuary, Chapel of Roses. Interment, Evergreen Memorial Park, Evergreen, Colo.

Hernandez, Nick
Nick Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - May 29, 2003 - Nick Hernandez, 75, went to be with the Lord on May 21, 2003. Nick was born March 9, 1928, in Pueblo, Colo. He is preceded in death by his parents, Albinita and Frank Hernandez; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Severa and Gonzalo Roldan Sr.; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Josephine Roldan Fisher and Steve Gilbert Fisher; niece, Letticia Landeros; and numerous other relatives. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Margaret; children, Simone Armijo (Ernie Morales), David (Christa), Gregory (Cheryl), Gerardo (Margarita), Donna (Gabriel) Gonzales, Deanna (Scott) Lange, Leigh (Walter) Valdez; grandchildren, Stephanie Armijo (Michelle Crusha), Paul (Maria) Armijo, Mary Hernandez, Challys Hernandez, Philip Lange, Danielle (Jeremy) Hague, Devyn Hernandez; great-grandchildren, Miranda Gallegos-Aguirre, Shelby Crusha; sisters, Rita (Rudy) Marquez, Jenny (Macario) Landeros, Tillie (Jake) Trujillo, Mary (Manuel) Ramos; brothers, Frank (Julie) Hernandez, Tony Hernandez, Joseph (Frances) Ortiz; aunt, Cleo Serna; and numerous nephews, nieces, cousins, and other relatives. He was a member of Holy Family Parish for 40 years; served with the U.S. Army, 11th Airborne Division during the occupation of Japan; retired business owner of Nick's TV and Radio Service for 37 years; president of the Southern Colorado Charro Association. Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Friday, May 30, 2003, and memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 31, 2003; both services at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Kidney Foundation in care of the funeral home.

Hernandez, Roberta M.
Roberta M. “Ruby” Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - July 11, 2004 - Roberta M. “Ruby” Hernandez, 71, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord July 8, 2004. Born May 28, 1933, in Avondale. Preceded in death by parents, Joe and Phyllis Carbajal; parents-in-law, Domingo and Carmen Hernandez; brother, Eugene Carbajal; sister, Trinnie Torres. Survived by husband, Jimmie Hernandez; children, Sandi “Dolli” (Terry) Kittinger, James (Judy) Hernandez, the Rev. Robert (Sheryl) Hernandez; uncle, Carl; aunt, Inez; brother, Juan (Theresa) Carbajal; sister, Anna (Sam) Martinez; grandchildren, Kammi Taylor, Jimmy, Jason, Eric (Alley), Shawn, Bobby Hernandez; also survived by numerous nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends. Visitation, 2 to 7 p.m. Prayer service, 7 p.m. Both services today at Romero Chapel. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Monday at St. Leander Church. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after both services. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Hernandez, Roberto C.
Roberto C. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - February 19, 2004 - Roberto C. Hernandez, 76, of Pueblo, passed away Feb. 18, 2004. Cremation has taken place. Service time to follow on Feb. 26, 2004.

Hernandez, Rose
Rose Villanueva Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - January 21, 1998 - Rose Villanueva Hernandez, 79, a lifetime Pueblo resident, passed away Jan. 18, 1998, at her residence. Grandma Rose," as she was known to family and friends, was born June 13, 1918. She loved her family gatherings and enjoyed baking cookies for her grandchildren. Her New Year's tradition was cooking her special "menudo" and tamales and having La Familia celebrate the New Year. Her love and understanding will be missed. She leaves to cherish her memory beloved husband, Luis Hernandez, of the family home- her children, Patty (Paul) Lucero, Colorado Springs, Dolores Rivera, Anthony (Clara) Nunez, Ron (Genevieve) Nunez and Louis (Anna) Hernandez, all of Pueblo, Mark (Ruth) Hernandez and Connie Ortega, both of Colorado Springs, Gil (Kathy) Hernandez, Houston, Texas- siblings, James (Lita) Villanueva, California, Joe (Carmen) Villanueva, Edward Villanueva, Julian Villanueva, Mary Ann (Alfonso) Sanchez, Angie Lobato, Frances Villanueva, Theresa (Jack) Manty, all of Pueblo, Davia (Adolph) Segura, Colorado Springs, and Mary Jo Shriver, Omaha, Neb.- 15 grandchildren- nine great-grandchildren- and other relatives and friends. Mrs. Hernandez is preceded in death by parents, Nasario and Esperanza (Orona) Villanueva- son, Arthur Nunez- daughter, Hope Sanchez- and four brothers, Epifanio, Toby, Johnnie and Benny Villanueva. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Rev. Robert Carden, celebrant. Interment, Roselawn. Family will receive friends at the community hall of St. Joseph Church following the services.

Hernandez, Ruben
Ruben Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - March 23, 1986 - Ruben Hernandez, 61, late of 815 E. Ash, died March 20, 1986. Survived by two sisters and two brothers, Patsy (Jim) Le Doux, Margaret (Tom) Silva, John (Annie) Hernandez, and Johnny (Mary) Hernandez. Also survived by several nephews and nieces. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Sunday, and Mass of Christian Burial, 9 a.m. Monday; both services at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 814 E. Second, with Pastor John Jasinski officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 815 E. Ash.

Hernandez, Rudolfo R.
Rudolfo R. Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - January 09, 2005 - Rudolfo R. Hernandez, 50, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord Jan. 6, 2005. Born Oct. 23, 1954, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by parents, Basilio and Betty Vasquez. Survived by daughters, Jennifer Hernandez and Stacey; nephew, David; nieces, Angie and Madeline; brothers, Manuel (Antonia) Canas and Basil Hernandez; sister, Elena Martinez. Vigil rosary and funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Tuesday, at St. Francis Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after interment.

Hernandez, Sam Severino
Sam Severino Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - January 22, 1999 - Sam Severino Hernandez, of Pueblo, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jan. 18, 1999, in Pueblo. Born on Nov. 8, 1910, in Dawson, N.M. Preceded in death by his parents, Julian and Elena Hernandez and his beloved wife of 55 years, Prudence Cruz Hernandez- his son-in-law, Joe C. Montano, killed in Vietnam. Survived by his loving family of two daughters, Cecelia Evangelista Hernandez and Priscilla Hern Pacheco- six grandchildren, Samuel Robert (Janet) Montano, Bernard James Montano, Randy Arthur Pacheco, Terrence Severino Pacheco, Vince Edward (Louise) Naputi and Melodie Prudence (Brian) Zimmerman. Sam is also survived by five great-grandchildren- brothers, Ernest Hernandez and Ben (Mary) Hernandez- sisters, Herminia Fuentes, Petra Hancock, Josie (Eloy) Sanchez, Esther (Rolley) Valencia, Margaret (Ron) Osborn- sisters-in-law- and former sons-in-law, C.A. Pacheco, Frank Naputi- many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, neighbors, old CF&I Union friends and his church family. His cute dog, Foxy, will miss him too. Sam was a steelworker for 35 years before retiring. He loved being with his family members and special friends. He was a hard worker and enjoyed gardening, carpentry work, and making his home and yard beautiful for everyone to enjoy. Viewing from 1-6 p.m. today and Friday at Romero Chapel. Prayer service, 7 p.m. Friday, at Bethel Temple, E. Fourth and Kingston, with Pastor Acosta Guerrero. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Saturday, at Romero Funeral Chapel, Pastor Roger Lucero, officiant. Interment, Imperial Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at The Liberty Building on 1022 Liberty Lane after the interment. Relatives and friends may visit at 1601 and 1633 Cedarwood Lane, 81005.

Hernandez, Sam Timothy
Sam Timothy Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - November 27, 2001 - Sam Timothy Hernandez, 39, of Pueblo, passed away Nov. 25, 2001. Born May 8, 1962, in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by his father, Steve Hernandez. Survived by his wife, Therese Hernandez, Pueblo; mother, Mary T. Rodriquez, Pueblo; stepsons, Antone Flores and Julian Flores, both of Pueblo; sisters, Liz Archuleta, Denver, Shirley (Dwight) Dion, Pueblo, Marie (Shannon Frazier) Rodriquez, Pueblo; brothers, Steve (Marlene) Hernandez, Perryton, Texas, Manuel (Roberta) Hernandez, Pueblo, Chuck (Josie) Hernandez, Pueblo, Charles Rodriquez, Pueblo. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Sam enjoyed cruising in his El Camino and on his Harley. He also enjoyed the time he spent with his family and landscaping. Viewing, 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Vigil rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday, both at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Thursday, St. Joseph Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Joseph Church Hall after interment.

Hernandez, Seberuiano
Seberuiano Hernandez-Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - February 02, 1986 - Seberuiano Hernandez-Hernandez, 1402 E. Fifth, departed this life Feb. 1, 1986, at Parkview Episcopal Medical Center. A Pueblo resident for the last year, Mr. Hernandez was born Feb. 21, 1922, in La Junta and was a retired government service employee. He married the former Mary Ann Gomez, March 30, 1956, in Raton, N.M. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of St. Leander Church, VFW Post 9741, and the American Legion Post of Las Vegas, N.M. Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann Gomez Hernandez of the home; children, Steve, John and Christopher Hernandez, all of the family home; Paul (Theresa) Hernandez, Longmont; Deborah (Burt) Cruz, Rock Springs, Wyo.; two brothers, Jesus (Stella) Hernandez, and Bruno (Dorothy) Hernandez, all of Pueblo; two sisters, Grace Rivera and Enrique Hurrieta, both of Denver; two grandchildren, Yvette and Tonita Cruz, Rock Springs, Wyo.; aunt and uncle, Carmen and Domingo Hernandez, Pueblo; three brothers-in-law, Charles (Cleo) Gomez, Clovis, N.M.; Bobby Gomez, Las Vegas, N.M.; Timmy (Elisa) Gomez, El Paso, Texas; and a host of other relatives and friends. Both services St. Leander Church: Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Monday; Mass of the Resurrection, 10 a.m. Tuesday. Military honors at graveside, Imperial Memorial Gardens, by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Family will receive friends at the home.

Hernandez, Selso
Selso Hernandez – Pueblo Chieftain – April 23, 1930 – Funeral services for Selso Hernandez will take place at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning, April 23, from the First Mexican Baptist church.  Arrangements in the charge of the Davis mortuary.

Hernandez, Shirley
Shirley Hernandez - Pueblo Chieftain - December 25, 2004 - Shirley Hernandez, 73, passed away Dec. 22, 2004. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jesus and Maria Hernandez; sisters, Magdalen Hernandez and Connie Jobe. Shirley is survived by her sister, Mary Hernandez; brothers, John and Frank (Margaret) Hernandez; nephews, David (Nancy) Jobe and Edmund Hernandez; great-nephew, Andrew Jobe; niece, Marge Hernandez. Viewing, 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 27, 2004, at St. Francis Church, with interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers the family requests that donations may be made to the Arthritis Foundation through the funeral home office.

Hernandez-Gutierrez, Irene
Irene Hernandez-Gutierrez - Pueblo Chieftain - May 05, 2006 - Irene Hernandez-Gutierrez, born Dec. 25, 1953, passed April 30, 2006. Beloved daughter of Richard and Ercilia Hernandez. Sister to Roseanna Minjarez, Elizabeth Lunoe, Debbie Hagler and Sophie Hernandez (deceased). Wife of Richard Gutierrez, mother of Natasha Aragon-Strazisar (I love you Mom!) Viewing to be held at Romero's Funeral Home, Friday, May 5, 2006, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Services at Romero's Funeral Home, Saturday, May 6, 2006, 10 a.m. 4750 Tejon Street, Denver, Colo..80211, 303-433-3333.

Herndon, Marguerite Beulah
Marguerite Beulah Herndon – Eagle County Times – January 2, 1904 – Marguerite Beulah Herndon, the smallest infant on record in the West, died at Pueblo hospital December 25th. She was born on Thanksgiving eve, weighing only twenty-eight ounces, and was kept alive for the last three weeks in an incubator.

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