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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Piganelli, Lucille M.
Lucille M. Piganelli - Pueblo Chieftain - August 03, 2000 - Lucille M. Piganelli passed away Aug. 1, 2000. Survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Rocco Piganell; children, Rocco Allen (Robyn) Piganelli, Roxanne (Eric) Piganelli-Moffitt, Chris (Ginny) Piganelli, Timothy (Diane) Piganelli and Jon (Cheryl) Piganelli; grandchildren, Trevor and Barclay Moffitt, Kara and Anthony Piganelli, Rachel and Sara Stevens, and Dominic Piganelli; sisters, Frances (Fortunato) Gallegos, Alberta (Tony) Marquez, Matilda Madrid and Millie Grebence; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Blase and Matilda Flores; five brothers; and one sister. Lucille, "Aunt Lucy," was a loving wife, mother, aunt and grandmother. She was a longtime member of Our Lady of the Meadows Church. She was a volunteer at St. Mary- Corwin and St. Vincent de Paul, and also very active through the years in the PTA and various church functions. Rosary, 7 p.m. Friday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday, Our Lady of the Meadows Church. Inurnment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice.

Pigg, George W.
George W. Pigg – Pueblo Chieftain - December 11, 1989 – George W. Pigg, 59, passed away Dec. 10, 1989 following a lengthy illness. Born Feb. 21, 1930 in Pueblo County to Paul Se. and Leila J. Pigg, who both preceded him in death, as did his brother Paul in 1988. Self-employed farmer and rancher south of Pueblo. A U.S. veteran of the Korean War. In earlier years was employed by CF&I, Hess Livestock Commission co., and Morgan Welding. Married Nov. 18, 1961 to Louise Fass, who survives as do his children, Barbara, Donna (David) Klamm, George Wesley, all of Pueblo. Survived also by sister-in-law, Betty Pigg of Pueblo; grandson Michael Klamm and numerous nieces. Service 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 1989, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steven Warren officiating. Burial family plot, George w. Pigg Ranch, where friends and relatives are invited to attend. Family will receive friends following burial at Klamm residence.

Pigg, Louise
Louise Pigg - Pueblo Chieftain - June 14, 1998 - Louise Pigg, age 59, passed away June 12, 1998. Preceded in death by her husband, George W. Pigg in 1989- by her daughter, Barbara Pigg in 1996- and by her parents, Harvey and Mildred Fass. She is survived by her children, Donna Klamm and George (Lisa) Pigg, both of Pueblo- son-in-law, Jack Rosselot of Pueblo- grandchildren, Joshua and Monica Rosselot, Michael and Matthew Klamm, Kasie, Sarah and Conner Pigg- and by her brother, Louis (Peggy) Fass, all of Pueblo- and also by numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Pigg taught in Pueblo School District No. 60, Midwest Business College and later at the Pueblo College of Business. She was a member of Faith United Methodist Church. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel, with interment to follow at the George W. Pigg Family Cemetery, south of Pueblo. Viewing hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. The family will receive friends at their home following the interment.

Pighetti, Antonio
Antonio Pighetti - Walsenburg World – January 11, 1912 - Died at Round Oak, Colo., December 14, 1911, Antonio Pighetti age 33 years.

Pigman, Everett C.
Everett C. Pigman - Pueblo Chieftain - July 10, 1986 - Everett C. Pigman of 713 South Carrizo, Pueblo West, July 9, 1986. Father of Donald (Audrienne) Pigman of the family home. Services and interment, Newark, Ohio.

Pikado, Anton
Anton Pikado - Yuma Pioneer - February 4, 1910 - Primero Coal Mine Disaster - Horrible Gas Explosion in Colorado Fuel & Iron Company's Mine - May Be Over 100 Dead - Rescue Workers Find Twenty-Four Dead Bodies and One Man Alive - Primero, Colo., Feb. 1 (Tuesday) - Over 100 men are believed killed by a terrific explosion in the Primero mine of the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company at 4:30 yesterday afternoon. Note: Anton Pikado is listed among the dead of the Primero Mine disaster of January 31, 1910 through the Denver Public Library's collection entitled "Colorado Mining Fatalities." It lists Anton Pikado as an Austrian, age 20, and single. He was working as a miner for Colorado Fuel & Iron, and the cause of death was listed as an explosion of gas and dust. For complete coverage of this disaster go to:

Pike, Edward Eugene
Edward Eugene "Gene" Pike - Pueblo Chieftain - November 10, 2004 - Edward Eugene "Gene" Pike, 69, passed away Nov. 8, 2004. Survived by his wife, Rosalee Pike; children, Turene (Gene) Lombard, Rodney (Rita) Pike, Laurene Trujillo, Kimberly Pike, Donnie (Dannette) Pike and Kirk (Shannon) Pike; brothers, Ronald (Karen) Pike and Richard Pike; mother-in-law, Mabel Garcia; aunt, Joretta (Bill) Sorenson, all of Pueblo; and 17 grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, Lisle O. and Hildred Pike; brother, Jerry Pike; and grandson, Rodd Pike. Born Sept. 11, 1935, in Pueblo, Gene was a 1954 graduate of Centennial High School. He retired from the CF&I as foreman of the tube mill and was a member of Parkhill Baptist Church. He will lie in state at the funeral home from 2 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, and from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, 2004, at Calvary Church, 5 Tulane, Pueblo, with Pastor David Asch officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Pike, Lisle O.
Lisle O. Pike - Pueblo Chieftain - August 14, 1987 - Lisle O. Pike, 72, passed away Aug. 12, 1987, at the VA Nursing Home in Florence, Colo. He is survived by his sons, Gene (Rosa-lee) Pike, Ron (Karen) Pike and Rich Pike, all of Pueblo. He also is survived by eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Mr. Pike is preceded in death by his wife, Hildred E. Pike, and his son, Jerry Pike. Born on May 29, 1915, in LeGrande, Ore. Mr. Pike was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during WW II. He retired from the CF&I Coke Plant in 1975. Mr. Pike was a member of the Park Hill Baptist Church. Visitation hours from noon until 8 p.m. today at Imperial Funeral Home. Funeral service at. 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, 1987, at Imperial Chapel, with Pastor Leaon Griswold officiating. Interment, Resthaven, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Pike, Nellie M.
Nellie M. Pike - Pueblo Chieftain - February 17, 1987 - Nellie M. Pike, passed away at her home on Feb. 16, 1987. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry P. Pike, in 1960. She is survived by three daughters, Marie Beck of the family home, Aline Eichelberger of Denver, and Lennia Cates of Tahuya, Wash.; one grandson, Dr. J. Michael (Barbara) Beck, Pueblo; three granddaughters, Charline Klopfenstein, Pleasanton, Kan., Marguerite (Robert) Seiggen and Marie Eichelberger, Denver; five great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren. Also survived by sisters, Jennie Cooley of Pueblo, Edith (Allen) Rice of Prosser* Wash., and Catherine (Ralph) Gordon of San Jacinto, Calif.; brother, Herbert (Gloria) Morris of Bakersfield, Calif., and numerous nieces and nephews. Mrs. Pike was a well-known china painter and teacher. She was a charter member of the International Porcelain Aft Teachers, the World Organization of China Painters, the Columbine China Decorators of Pueblo^ and the Pueblo Art Guild. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Faith United Methodist Church, 121 Adams Ave., of which she was a member, with Pastor Kenneth A. Fineran officiating. The family requests no food or flowers.

Pike, Zelda
Zelda Pike - Pueblo Chieftain - December 13, 2005 - Zelda Pike, 84, born Nov. 2, 1921, in Agate, Colo., passed away Dec. 11, 2005. Survived by her beloved companion, David Jones; her son, Terry Pike and his wife, Judy, of Severance, Colo.; her daughter, Trudy Wayne of Longmont, Colo.; five grandchildren and their spouses, Melissa Crowley, Jennifer Madrich, Timothy Pike, Megan Kearney, Casey Pike, Scott Wayne; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Pike, in 1983. Zelda was a longtime member of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, where she had been active in the Bishops Guild, Fraternal Order of the Eagles Auxiliary, and BPOE of Canon City. Zelda worked from home selling cosmetics for 50 years and she also taught piano. Rosary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in her memory to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1207 Pueblo Boulevard, Pueblo, CO, 81005.

Pikier, Fred
Fred Pikier - Yuma Pioneer - February 4, 1910 - Primero Coal Mine Disaster - Horrible Gas Explosion in Colorado Fuel & Iron Company's Mine - May Be Over 100 Dead - Rescue Workers Find Twenty-Four Dead Bodies and One Man Alive - Primero, Colo., Feb. 1 (Tuesday) - Over 100 men are believed killed by a terrific explosion in the Primero mine of the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company at 4:30 yesterday afternoon. Note: Fred Pikier is listed among the dead of the Primero Mine disaster of January 31, 1910 through the Denver Public Library's collection entitled "Colorado Mining Fatalities." It lists Fred Pikier as an Austrian, age 40, and married with three surviving children. He was working as a miner for Colorado Fuel & Iron, and the cause of death was listed as an explosion of gas and dust. The newspapers list him as Fred Cikler. For complete coverage of this disaster go to:

Pilafas, Helen
Helen Pilafas - Pueblo Chieftain - February 07, 2001 - Viewing, 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Trisagion, 7 p.m. Wednesday, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Thursday, St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 1010 Spruce Ave., Pueblo. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Pile, Ruby L.
Ruby L. Pile - Pueblo Chieftain - January 26, 1987 - Ruby L. Pile, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 24, 1987. She is survived by her husband, Joseph L. Pile of the family home; sons, Robert D. (Retta) Pile, La Junta, and Larry J. (Sandi) Pile, Newbury Park, Calif.; mother, Mrs. Pearl Yockey, Waverly, Kan.; brothers, Willard Yockey, Waverly, Kan.; Merle Yockey, Wichita, Kan.; and sister, Bernice Baker, Topeka, Kan. Also survived by seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brother, Harold Yockey, in 1986. Born June 30, 1915, in Melvern, Kan., and had been a longtime Pueblo resident. Member of the First Southern Baptist Church and Chapter No. 68, Order of Eastern Star, Melvern, Kan. Service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Rouch Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Oscar Hibpshman officiating. Interment will follow in Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choice in memory of Mrs. Pile.

Pile, Ruth B.
Ruth B. Pile - Pueblo Chieftain - January 02, 2004 - Ruth B. Pile, 92, passed away on Dec. 31, 2003. Preceded in death by her parents, John and Mary Ross; son, J. Daniel Humble; son-in-law, Clarence Kenworthy; five brothers and sisters. She is survived by her two daughters, Barbara Chlo (Stanley) Grundy and Joy Kenworthy; daughter-in-law, Shirley Humble; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She married Oren Pierce Humble in 1928, with whom she started her family. After his untimely death in 1944, she subsequently married and was widowed three additional times during her life. Ruth was born July 31, 1911, in Tennyson, Texas, and lived a long and productive life. A loving, maternal and deeply spiritual person, she unselfishly helped many others during her life. She retired from the Pueblo Postal Employees Federal Credit Union. Ruth loved to travel worldwide and was a published writer. But her greatest treasure was her extended family, for which she would do or give anything. She is loved and will be missed by all. The family thanks Dr. Darrow, Eileen Boller and all of Ruth's caregivers. She will lie in state at the funeral home from 2 to 6 p.m. today. Ruth was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene, 84 Stanford Ave., for many years, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, 2004, with Pastor Conley Henderson officiating. Private family interment in Penrose Cemetery, Penrose, Colo. Those who desire may make memorials to First Church of the Nazarene or a charity of choice, through the funeral home.

Pillar, Steve
Steve Pillar – Bayfield Blade – December 31, 1915 – Man Killed in “Demonstration” – Pueblo – Demonstrating to a crowd of Italians how he would deal with a highwayman who attempted to rob him, Miracola Varlinger, aged 23, pointed a revolver at Steve Pillar, 45, pulled the trigger and sent a bullet through his head. Pillar died instantly.

Pillich, Lucy C.
Lucy C. Pillich - Pueblo Chieftain - December 18, 2003 - Lucy C. Pillich, 87, passed away Dec. 14, 2003. Preceded in death by parents, Quirino and Rosenda Cordova; brothers, Bill and Max Cordova; sisters, Albina Garcia and Esther Bustos. Survived by son, Ray (Liz) Mizer of Pueblo; daughter, Frances Henley of Florida; sister, Rose (A.J.) Cortez of Pueblo; grandsons, Danny, Jacob and Dave; granddaughters, Stephanie, Robin and Crystal; three great-granddaughters, two great-grandsons; special nephew and niece, Ralph and Rose Martinez; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. Lucy enjoyed mentoring in the schools and working with youth services, loved her pets, “Mindy and Buster,” and was respected and loved by all. She will be sadly missed. At Lucy's request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. today, Dec. 18, 2003, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests donations be made to the spay and neuter clinic.

Pillitteri, Ciro James
Ciro James Pillitteri - Pueblo Chieftain - April 16, 2000 - Ciro James Pillitteri, 81, New Orleans, formerly of Pueblo, died March 17, 2000. Predeceased by parents, Frank and Salvatricia Pillitteri; brothers, Joseph, Anthony and Dominic Pillitteri; and sister, Sarah Carlucci. Survived by wife of 58 years, Juanita Coye Pillitteri; daughter, Sylvia (Clarence) Pierron; grandchildren, Shelley (Thomas) Sterken and Alison (Michael) Authement; two great-grandchildren; sister, Josephine (Fred) Strauss; sister-in-law, Catherine Pillitteri; and numerous nieces and nephews. Service was held in New Orleans on March 20.

Pillitteri, Dominic J. Sr.
Dominic J. “Six Foot” Pillitteri, Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - October 5, 1987 - Dominic J. “Six Foot” Pillitteri, Sr., Oct. 3. 1987. Father of Roxanne (Lance) Hill, Dominic Pillitteri Jr., and Sheri D. Pillitteri, all of Pueblo. Brother of Josephine (Fred) Strauss, Pueblo, Sarah (Nick) Carlucci, Los Angeles, Calif., and Ciro (Juanita) Pillitteri, New Orleans, La. Survived also by sister-in-law, Kate Pillitteri, grandson, Bret Hill, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by brothers, Tony Pillitteri and Joseph Pillitteri. Mr. Pillitteri served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He had been employed as a salesman at Sears prior to his retirement. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorials may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, 102 W. Orman, Pueblo. Cremation, Almont Crematory. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Interment, Roselawn. The family will greet friends after the committal service Tuesday at 2121 Rosewood.

Pillow, John
John Pillow - Walsenburg - November 1927 - John Pillow, said to be 110 years old, near Badito. Pillow voted for Lincoln when he was 40 years old. [Editor's note: Pillow, John 10/30/1927 WI 11/3/1927 1 WW 11/3/1927 1 Age 110, born England 1817, died on Miller Ranch.]

Pillsbury, J. P.
Reverend J. P. Pillsbury – Castle Rock Journal – July 22, 1904 – More Local – Rev. J. P. Pillsbury who was adjudged insane here and committed to the asylum at Pueblo on June 30, died at that place on the 14th inst.

Pilonetti, Ruth Linette
Ruth Linette Pilonetti - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - March 02, 1992 - Ruth Linette Pilonetti, 76, of Colorado Springs, formerly of Walsenburg, died Feb. 28, 1992, at a local hospital. She had worked at a hospital in Walsenburg. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Mullare-Murphy Funeral Home, 335 E. Main in Trinidad. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Joseph Fisher officiating. Burial will be at Trinidad Catholic Cemetery. Mullare-Murphy is handling arrangements. Mrs. Pilonetti was born Sept. 25, 1915, in Washington, Ill., to Charles and Evelyn Jacquis. She had lived in Colorado Springs for a year. She previously lived in San Angelo, Texas and Omaha, Neb. She attended school in Walsenburg. She was married in May of 1940, in Raton, N.M., to Peter Michael Pilonetti, who is deceased. She is survived by a son, Col. Dennis Pilonetti of Colorado Springs; two sisters, Mary Swann of Colorado and Laura Roberts of Lindsey, Calif.; and two grandchildren.

Pimlott, Paul R.
Paul R. Pimlott - Pueblo Chieftain - September 30, 2004 - Paul R. Pimlott departed this life on Sept. 18, 2004, in Pueblo. Paul was born Aug. 2, 1933, in Mountain View, Mo., and had been a longtime Pueblo resident. He owned and operated gas/service stations in Pueblo for many years. Private services and interment will be held in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Norway, Kan., at a later date.

Pina, Aurora
Aurora Pina - Pueblo Chieftain - January 12, 1987 - Aurora Pina, 812 E. Third, died at Swedish Hospital in Denver. She was born on Dec. 29, 1922. She was a homemaker. She was married to Floyd A. Pina who survives. Her parents were Joseph Corrales and Rachel Muniz. Surviving also is a son, Floyd Pina Jr., and his wife, Nora, of Pueblo; grandchildren, Jacqueline, James, Jason; a daughter, Margaret (Thomas) McCabe and their son, Joseph, of Littleton; a daughter, Jeanette Pina, of Pueblo; son, Lupe Corrales; brother, Joseph Corrales, Jr., of Chula Vista, Calif.; three sisters, Victoria Guzman, Mary, and Rachel McClean, all of Scottsbluff. She was a member of St. Leander Catholic Church of Pueblo. Rosary, 6:30 p.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Peter Catholic Church. Interment Valley View Cemetery in Ordway The family suggests memorials to the American Diabetes Association in care of Sillin Funeral Home in Ordway.

Pine, Ann M.
Ann M. Pine - Pueblo Chieftain - December 20, 1987 - Ann M. Pine, born Oct. 23, 1900 in Allegheny, Pa., passed away at a local hospital in Pueblo. Ann was a former Pueblo resident, but moved to Denver where she lived at 1401 Madison for 50 years. Survived by sisters Mamie L. Welch of Pueblo, Eleanor "Nellie" Welch of Washington. D.C., brother John (Margaret) Welch of Pueblo, and three nieces. Predeceased by father Edwin E. Welch, mother Mary K. Welch, brother Francis E. Welch. Ann worked at the State Capitol and retired from the U.S. Department of Air Force, Lowry Field Airbase. She was a member of the First Divine Science Church of Denver, the Denver Women's Club, the Denver Art League, and was well-known in art circles in Denver. Private services at Fairmount Cemetery, Denver.

Pineda, Alberta
Alberta Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - June 12, 2003 - Alberta Pineda, 56, of Boulder, went home to be with the Lord, June 8, 2003. Born Sept. 22, 1946, in Walsenburg, Colo. Preceded in death by her parents, Lucy Cortez and Albert Pineda, and one brother. Survived by her former husband and friend, John L. Gomez; son, Juan Gomez; daughters, Carla Kaplan Gomez, Tess Gomez; also survived by seven brothers, two sisters and one grandchild. Please join her family for the memorial Mass at St. Leander Church, 10 a.m. Friday. Relatives and friends will be received at church hall after Mass.

Pineda, Benseslado
Benseslado Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - November 20, 1937 – Benseslado Pineda, 75, local hospital Friday. Arrangements later. Roach Funeral Home

Pineda, David
David Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - July 27, 1997 - David Pineda, 15, of Wiley, died of accidental drowning Friday, July 25, 1997. Rosary scripture service, 7 p.m. Monday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday. Both services at St. Francis de Sales Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Visitation, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at Valley Memorial-Lamar. Burial in the Wiley Cemetery. Memorial contributions to David Oineda Memorial Fund in care of State Bank of Wiley, Colorado East Bank or Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel.

Pineda, Delfa A.
Delfa A. Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - February 05, 1986 - Delfa A. Pineda, 62, late of 1813 Brimmer, and formerly of 1610 W. 16th, died Feb. 3, 1986. Preceded in death by husband, Alfonso Pineda Sr., Aug. 11, 1980; mother, Cirilia Romero in 1969; and father, Joe Elias Romero in 1981. Survived by children, Marcella (Robert) Rocca of Midland, Pa.; Orlando (Elizabeth) Pineda, Maria (John) Gonzales, Alfonso (Susan) Pineda Jr. and David (Jane) Pineda, all of Pueblo; Albert (Terrie) Pineda of Northglenn; Joesette (Frank) Terrones of Denver; and Dorothy Sena of Pueblo. A sister of Jenero Romero of Utah; Guy Romero of Arizona; Waldo Romero of Arkansas; Fannie Romero of Pagosa Springs; Elias Romero of Durango; Pasqualita Maez, and Juanita Gallegos, both of Pagosa Springs; and Viola Baca of Denver. Fifteen grandchildren also survive. Recitation of rosary, 7 p.m. Wednesday, and Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Thursday, both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at 2730 Atlanta, home of son, Orlando, and 1813 Brimmer, home of daughter, Maria.

Pineda, Earl L.
Earl Lloyd Pineda - Huerfano World - February 3, 1994 - Earl Lloyd Pineda of Denver, formerly of Walsenburg, died January 21, 1994. Born Jan. 26, 1953 in Walsenburg, funeral mass was Jan. 25 from St. Joseph Catholic Church in Denver. Survivors include his wife, Kathy, Denver; a son, Earl and a daughter Valerie, his father, Patrick; three sisters, Barbara Trujillo, Margaret Brown and Roberta Castillo, one brother, Dave Pineda, half brothers and sisters, grandmother Della Salas and grandfather Jeromie Martinez.

Pineda, Irvin J. Sr.
Irvin J. Pineda Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - January 12, 1987 - Irvin J. Pineda Sr., of Pueblo, Jan. 10, 1987. Husband of Mary Pineda, Pueblo. Father of Alberta Montoya, Sabrina Pineda, U.S. Army, Fort Carson, and Irvin Pineda Jr., all of Pueblo. Stepfather of Charles Pittman. Son of Benita Pineda, Walsenburg. Brother of John, Garden City, Kan.; Lee, Hayward, Calif.; and Ed Pineda, San Jose, Calif.; Anita Velasquez, Pueblo; Helen Maes, Castro Valley, Calif.; Louise Pope, Hayward, Calif.; and Patricia Martinez, Lincoln, Neb. Also survived by five grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Services, St. Mary Church. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Monday, and Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Tuesday. Interment, North St. Mary Cemetery. The casket will not be opened by request of the family.

Pineda, Jose Robert
Jose Robert Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - September 20, 2001 - Jose Robert Pineda of Walsenburg died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2001. Mr. Pineda is survived by his wife, Marlene Pineda; son, Robert (Yvette) Pineda; mother, Alice Mestas; stepmother, Emily Pineda; brothers and sisters, Ermina Martinez, Raymond Martinez, Bernard Mestas, Willy Mestas, Dolly (Levy) Garcia, Diane Mestas, Danny Mestas, Jackie Mestas, Bernadine Torres, Dale Mestas; grandchildren, Angela Pineda, Travis Pineda; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his father, Nabor Pineda. Mr. Pineda was a retired construction worker, an avid fisherman and outdoorsman, loved walking and was a sports fan.

Pineda, Joseph Alfonso
Joseph Alfonso Pineda - Huerfano World - May 17, 1990 - Joseph Alfonso Pineda, 91, of Walsenburg, died Saturday, May 12, 1990, in Pueblo in St. Mary Corwin Hospital. Born Aug. 29, 1898, in Bear Creek, he was raised in the Huerfano County area. He married Clara Quintana in February, 1942 and the couple made their home in Walsenburg. Mr. Pineda worked the local coal mines as well as being the custodian of the First National Bank for 20 years. Mr. Pineda also was known for his violin music at weddings, birthdays and local celebrations. Survivors include his wife Clara; three daughters, Juanita Cravens and Mary Ellen Neal, both of Broomfield and Cora Davis, Minnesota; a son, Joe M. Pineda, Pueblo; a sister, Emilia Garcia, Walsenburg; six grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was Wednesday from St. Mary Church. Burial was in Sand Arroya Cemetery. Boies Almont was in charge of arrangements.

Pineda, Joseph M. Sr.
Joseph M. Pineda Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - November 02, 1997 - Joseph M. Pineda Sr., born Sept. 8, 1919, passed away Oct. 29, 1997. Mr. Pineda is survived by his wife, Rose- children, Yvonne (Russell) Meyerhofer, Joseph T. (Sandra) Pineda Jr.- grandchildren, Brigitta and Rose Catherine Meyerhofer, Joelene and Bryton Pineda- step-grandchildren, Brandon Gonzales and Justyn Trujillo. Mr. Pineda was a retired Master Sergeant from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service. He also worked as a surgical technician at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital for 20 years, retiring in 1984. Rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Pineda, Juan N.
Juan N. Pineda - Huerfano World - August 5, 1993 - This Week in Walsenburg History - 1951: Juan N. Pineda, who died last week, is said to have been born in La Veta in 1854 and he played with the Navajos as a child. [Editor's Note: Juan N. Pineda died July 23, 1951. Obituary listed July 24, 1951, Page 1.]

Pineda, Maria Ignacia
Maria Ignacia Pineda - Walsenburg World - August 31, 1911 - Died at Bear Creek, August 24, 1911, Maria Ignacia Pineda infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Policarpio Pineda, age 4 days.

Pineda, Marlene J.
Marlene J. Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - May 31, 2002 - Marlene J. Pineda, 65, passed away in Pueblo, May 29, 2002. Marlene was a native and lifetime resident of Walsenburg, Colo. Born Oct. 7, 1936. Marlene was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Pineda; and her parents, Louis and DuLecenea Garcia. Survived by her son, Robert L. (Yvette) Pineda; grandchildren, Angela and Travis Pineda. She enjoyed the special talks she had with her grandchildren. Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at St. Mary's Church in Walsenburg. Reception to follow at the Mazone Hall. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Johnson-Romero Family Funeral Home.

Pineda, Nabor
Nabor Pineda - Huerfano World - November 19, 1992 - Nabor Pineda, 77, of Lemon Grove, CA, formerly of Walsenburg, died in that community Nov. 7, 1992. Survivors include his wife, Emeline; a son Robert Pineda, Walsenburg; four sisters, Emily Ballew, Mary Casias and Lillian Mulaney, all of California and Virginia Martinez, Pueblo; two brothers, Tim and Albert Pineda, both of Pueblo; one grandson and two-great-grandchildren. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery in Lemon Grove.

Pineda, Rose V.
Rose V. Pineda - Pueblo Chieftain - December 08, 2001 - Rose V. Pineda born Aug. 24, 1923, passed away Dec. 7, 2001. Preceded in death by her loving husband, Joseph M. Pineda Sr. in 1997. Survived by her children, Yvonne (Russell) Meyerhofer, Joseph T. (Sandra) Pineda Jr.; grandchildren, Brigitta and Rose Catherine Meyerhofer, Joelene and Bryton Pineda, Brandon Gonzales and Justyn Trujillo. Viewing, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Pineda, Theodore G.
Theodore "Ted" G. Pineda - Huerfano World - April 14, 1994 - Theodore "Ted" G. Pineda, 74, of Walsenburg, died Apr. 5, 1994 in University Hospital in Denver after a 16-month battle with cancer. Born May 2, 1919, in Ideal, he attended school there and started work in the coal mines at the age of nine. He married the former Susie Martinez in New Mexico June 4, 1949. He entered the Army in 1944 serving with the 361st Field Artillery Battalion until 1946 attaining the rank of private first class. Upon his return he went back to work in the coal mines for 26 years until they closed in 1954. For several years he worked for a local funeral home before he was elected County Assessor in 1966. He served one term as assessor until 1970. After that time he worked construction, contracting for the federal government, building HUD homes in Walsenburg. Mr. Pineda was an avid fisherman, hunter, herbologist and geologist. He was a member of the American Legion and past post and district commander of VFW Post #2643 and St. Mary Church. Survivors include his wife, Susie, Walsenburg; his children, Kathy Cordova, Walsenburg, Carol Pineda, Toni Ann Anderson, Frances Lee Pineda and Theodore J. Pineda, all of Denver, Kenneth Pineda, Walsenburg, Virgil Pineda, Woodland Park, Rita Lovinger, Pueblo West and Garfield Pineda, Walsenburg; two sisters, Ersie Cordova, Pueblo and Emma Vigil, Walsenburg; 15 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral mass was Saturday from St. Mary Church. Burial was in North St. Mary Cemetery.

Pineda, Tom G.
Tom G. Pineda – Albuquerque Journal – April 27, 2000 - Tom G. Pineda, 76, an Albuquerque resident since 1957, died Monday, April 24, 2000. He is survived by his son, Raymond Pineda and wife, Margaret; daughter, Mary Ann Coalson and husband Timothy, all of Albuquerque; grandsons, Anthony Pineda and wife, Sara of Cedar Grove, NM, Michael Pineda, and wife, Tracy, of Los Lunas; brothers, Ladislao Pineda and wife, Devon of Trinidad, CO, Gilbert Pineda and wife, Helen of Fresno, CA; several nieces, nephews, friends including his special friends at the Village at Alameda where he resided. His wife, Carmen F. Pineda, preceded him in death in 1997. Mr. Pineda was a barber at the NCO Club for 40 years and had served as manager of several of the barbershops at Kirtland AFB. Tom developed many relationships with patrons who came to his shops, and he never met a stranger. He worked as a volunteer over the years by giving free haircuts at the VA Hospital and other hospitals and most recently he served as a volunteer leading social activities at the Village at Alameda. Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, at French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd, NE with Sophie Gurule, reciting. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 28, 2000, at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, Lomas and Tennessee with Father Luis Jaramillo, celebrant. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Michael Pineda, Anthony Pineda, Rudy Fourzan, Larry Bernal, Porspero Sedillo and Frank Melton. Friends may visit French Mortuary, 10500 Lomas Blvd, NE, Thursday, April 27, 2000 from 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Pinelle, Agnita
Agnita Pinelle - Pueblo Chieftain - February 19, 2000 - Agnita Pinelle, 75, passed away Feb. 17, 2000. Survived by children, Violet Shaw (Carrington Jones), Robert Grissom, Rex (Lynette) Grissom, Rachel (Chuck) Atencio, Roy Grissom, Virgil Grissom, Galen Grissom, all of Colorado, Thomas (Jan) Luther, Missouri, Margaret (Jim) Litle, Montana, Georgia Kron, Colorado, and Donna Miller, Oklahoma. Also survived by cousin, Janet MacFarlane, Calgary, Alberta, Canada; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Jack Pinelle; first husband, Arthur A. Grissom; child, Clarence A. Grissom; and parents, Robert V. Karr and Violet Alexander Karr. Agnita was a longtime volunteer with SRDA. Private family services will be held. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Please omit food. Donations can be made in Mrs. Pinelle's memory to Sangre de Cristo Hospice through the funeral home.

Pinelle, Jack C.
Jack C. Pinelle - Pueblo Chieftain - August 20, 1997 - Jack C. Pinelle, 76, passed away Aug. 18, 1997. Survived by his wife, Aggie Pinelle, of the family home- sons, Jim (Babe) Pinelle and Anthony (Tonya) Pinella, both of Pueblo- brother, Joseph (Pauline) Pinelle of Pueblo- numerous stepchildren, including Rachael (Chuck) Atencio and Rex (Lynette) Grissom- grandchildren, Jackie Pinelle, Nicki Pinelle, Chris Pinelle, Naomi Atencio, Ricky Atencio, Michael Grissom, Genette Grissom, Kyle Grissom and Ashley Grissom- and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Born to Vito and Caroline Pinelle on Aug. 17, 1921, in Vineland, Colo. He will lie in state from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Funeral Mass and special prayers will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 1997, at St. Joseph Church, 1145 S. Aspen, with the Rev. Father Robert Carden as celebrant. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery.

Pinelle, Joseph V. Sr.
Joseph V. Pinelle Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - August 04, 2000 - Joseph V. Pinelle Sr., age 80, passed away Aug. 1, 2000. He was born on Dec. 22, 1919, to Vito and Caroline Pinelle, who preceded him in death. Mr. Pinelle is survived by his wife, Pauline Pinelle; and children, Michael (Rona) Pinelle, Paula (Sam) Geonetta, Vic Pinelle and Lisa (Dan) DeNise. Grandfather of Mike, Mark and Julie Pinelle, Andrew and Adam Geonetta and Douglas DeNise. Also survived by five great-grandchildren and numerous extended family members. He is preceded in death by his brother, Jack Pinelle. Mr. Pinelle was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the Nocturnal Adoration Society, a life member of the Knights of Columbus, VFW American Legion and Pueblo Aerie No. 145 (FOE). He retired from Otterstein Distribution Company in 1979 and after his retirement managed Bowlero Lanes Restaurant and Lounge. Funeral Mass, Saturday, 9:30 a.m., St. Joseph Church in Blende. Entombment, Roselawn Mausoleum.

Piner, Esther June
Esther June Piner - Huerfano World - February 1, 1990 - Esther June Piner died Jan. 8, 1990, in Rock Springs, WY. Born May 25, 1930 in Walsen Camp, the daughter of John and Rose Young, she attended school in La Veta, graduating in 1950. She married Norman Piner Oct. 8, 1955 and they divorced in 1972. She is survived by one son, Terry, three grandchildren and one sister, Mary Mae Young of La Veta. Memorial service was held Jan. 20 from the First Baptist Church in La Veta. Burial was in La Veta Cemetery.

Pinkerton, Stewart M.
Stewart M. Pinkerton - Huerfano World - March 4, 1993 - Stewart M. "Tip" Pinkerton Jr., 1st Lt. USMC, retired, 58, of El Paso, TX, and formerly of La Veta, died Saturday, Feb. 27, 1993. A resident of El Paso for 29 years, he was an officer at the Bank of El Paso from 1964 to 1974 and an officer at Continental National Bank from 1974 to 1982. He was also an active businessman and investor in the City of El Paso. Pinkerton Addition in La Veta was owned by Mr. Pinkerton and, he helped to develop that area while living in Huerfano County. Survivors include his wife, Mary Lee, El Paso; three sons, John Pinkerton, El Paso, Matthew Winston, Norman, OK, and Fred Winston, Houston, TX; his father, Stewart M. Pinkerton Sr., Silver City, NM; two sisters, Virginia Cordell, Cliff, NM, and Helen Murray, Tucson, AZ. Funeral service was Tuesday at Pro Cathedral Church of St. Clement. Private burial followed the service. Futrell Funeral Home of El Paso was in charge of arrangements.

Pinkham, Russell
Russell Pinkham - Pueblo Chieftain - March 11, 2006 - Russell Pinkham passed away March 7, 2006. Russell worked as a logger and carpenter. He enjoyed fishing, golfing with friends and Texas hold em' poker. He will be greatly missed by a large family, and the many good friends he made in Pueblo. Russell will be inurned in Oregon where his family resides.

Pinkston, James H.
James H. Pinkston - Pueblo Chieftain - October 04, 1986 - James H. Pinkston, late of Midway, passed away Oct. 3, 1986, in Colorado Springs. Mr. Pinkston served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He is survived by two stepdaughters and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Mountain View Cemetery. Mr. Pinkston will lie in state from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Pino, Albert James
Albert James Pino - Huerfano World - December 6, 2007 - Albert James Pino was born to Simon Pino and Isabel Aguirre on May 23, 1940 in Gardner. He left home to serve the Lord on Nov. 29, 2007 at the tender age of 67 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Mildred Shafter, brothers, Mike Pino and Jerry Pino and grandson, Derek James Cordova. He is survived by his wife, Josephine "Josie" Castro Pino; children, Karen (Tom) Power, Robert "Tony" Pino, Theresa Pino (Lenny Marquez), Gary (Kim) Pino, Anthony (Stacy) Pino, Lori (Bill) Cordova and Claude (Rebecca) Pino. Surviving siblings include: Savino (Adeline) Pino, Delia (Benny) Rincon, George Pino, Patricia "Patsy" (George) Steffani, Roy (Kathy) Pino, Caroline "Carrie” (Gerald) Wilson, Leonard (Anna) Pino and Edward (Sandy) Pino. Numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren also survive him. Albert was the great-grandson of Pioneer Antonio Sotelo Pino. He enjoyed being in the mountains, hunting, fishing, the Broncos and especially being with his family and friends. He was currently serving as President of The Spanish Peaks Water Association. Funeral Mass was on Monday, Dec. 3, from St. Mary Catholic Church in Walsenburg. Burial will be in the Pino Family Cemetery located in Badito immediately following the services.

Pino, Anthony J.
Anthony J. Pino - Huerfano World - January 2, 1992 - Funeral mass for Anthony J. Pino, 33, of Garden City, KS, formerly of Walsenburg, was Saturday Dec. 21 from St. Mary Church in Walsenburg. Mr. Pino died Dec. 15, 1991, in Wesley Hospital in Wichita, KS. Born Oct. 21, 1958, in Pueblo, he was raised and attended school in Walsenburg. He lived in Colorado Springs for a short time graduating from Harrison High School and later joined an ROTC group at the Air Force Academy. He later worked at a care center in that city and for Pizza Hut in Walsenburg. In 1987, he moved to Garden City where he was employed at the Iowa Beef Packing plant. After about three years he contracted carpal tunnel syndrome and was forced to change jobs. He began working at the Pizza Hut in Garden City where he was assistant manager. On Nov. 19, he awoke blind and later became paralyzed. He was taken to the Garden City Hospital and later transferred to Wesley Hospital in Wichita where he died., Survivors include his wife, Helen, Garden City; his parents, Fred and Genevia Pino of Walsenburg; two brothers, Ron Pino, Phoenix, AZ, and Joseph B. Pino Walsenburg; three sisters, Roberta Pino and Nancy Pino, Walsenburg and Margaret Olivas, Colorado Springs; his grandfather, Sotero Pino, California; nieces, nephews and cousins. Burial was in Huerfano Masonic Cemetery. Boies Almont was in charge of arrangements.

Pino, Arturo Jesus
Arturo Jesus Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - October 28, 1987 - Arturo Jesus Pino, 1618 Brown, departed this life Oct. 26, 1987. Born April 14, 1930, in Mora, N.M., he retired from the PDA in 1978. Survivors include his wife Evangeline Montoya- Pino, Pueblo, children Andrew John Pino, Barbara (James) Gallegos, Theresa (Anthony) Pino, Susan Pino, all of Pueblo; two sisters, Eleanor (Octavino) Gonzales, Pueblo, Dolores (Frank) Martinez, Mora, N.M.; one brother, Richardo (Angela) Pino, Santa Fe, N.M.; six grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Rosary recitation 7 p.m. Wednesday, Angelus Chapel, Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Joseph Church, Blende. Full military honors by Honor Guard of Fort Carson at graveside Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the home.

Pino, Daniel Leroy
Daniel Leroy Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - December 30, 2004 - Daniel Leroy Pino, 17, departed this life unexpectedly on Dec. 24, 2004. Born June 5, 1987, in Denver, Colo., to Dino Montoya and Beverly Pino. Preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Steve and Gloria Jean Archuleta, Edulia Montoya and Manuel Perea. Survived by his mother, Beverly (Chele Chavez) Pino; his companion, Leticia DelaCruz; daughter, Alexis Pino; six brothers, two sisters; uncles, Jerry Montoya, Johnny Archuleta and Danny (Frieda) Pino; aunts, Janelle Montoya, Regina (Anthony) Tapia and Stephanie (Mike) Gallegos; also other relatives and friends. Rosary, 1 p.m. Friday, and funeral Mass 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 31, 2004; both services at St. Francis Xavier Church, with Father Tom Hinni, C.M., as celebrant. Cremation to follow. Family at 1633 W. 20th St.

Pino, Della Ida
Della Ida Pino - Huerfano World Journal - May 07, 2009 - Della Ida Pino, 92, was born June 22, 1916 and entered into Rest May 3, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, Felix “Honey” and two sons: Claude Pino I and Everett Pino. She is survived by her sons and daughters: Jake (Sandy) Pino, Estella (Tom) Montez, Claude (Rosie) Pino, Loretta (Charles) Montoya, Dolores (Brad) Smith, Patricia (Ernest) Tapia and Clayton (Linda) Pino; her stepchildren: Arley (Pat) Pino and Della Garcia of California. She is also survived by six generations of grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Mom was an amazingly beautiful and extraordinary woman, who married Dad when she was 16 years old and he was 42. They lived and raised nine children on a small farm in Morning Glory, west of Walsenburg. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Services will be 10 am on Friday, May 8, 2009 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 121 E. 7th St., Walsenburg, CO. Burial will be at North St. Mary Cemetery, with reception to follow at Eagles Hall, 612 Main St., Walsenburg. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Boies-Ortega.

Pino, Duvigan
Duvigen "Dave" Pino - Huerfano World - August 10, 1989 - Duvigen "Dave" Pino [Jose Eduvigen Pino] - Duvigen "Dave" Pino, 84, of Walsenburg, died Monday morning, Aug. 8, 1989, in Huerfano Memorial Hospital emergency room. Born Sept. 1, 1904, in Badito to Miguel A. and Telesfora Montoya Pino, he was raised on the farm and ranch at lower Badito and attended country school. He ranched and farmed until 1965 when he moved into town. He became ill in early December and received a pace maker. Surviving Mr. Pino are his wife, Eusevia, of the family home; seven children, Evelyn Mackiewez, Colorado Springs, Victor Pino, Billy Pino, and Audrie Gonzales, Walsenburg, Alice Pacheco, Julia Vigil, Marie Martinez and Linda Montano, all of Pueblo; one brother, Sotero Pino, Pueblo; four sisters, Simonita Quintana, Helen Shelby, San Leandro CA; Grace Womer, Pleasanton, CA, and Millie Wesnowsky, Castro Valley, CA; 26 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 am. Thursday from St. Mary Church. Burial will be in Masonic Cemetery.

Pino, Felix Anthony
Felix Anthony Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - July 18, 1985 - Felix Anthony Pino, July 16, 1985. Husband of Mrs. Della Ida Pino, Walsenburg. Father of Jake (Sandra) Pino, Claude (Karen) Pino and Mrs. Loretta (Charles) Montoya, all of Walsenburg; Mrs. Stella (Tom) Montez and Clayton (Debbie) Pino, both of Pueblo; Mrs. Dolores DeValle, St. Paul, Minn.; Mrs. Patricia (Ernest) Tapia, Pueblo West; Mrs. Minnie Ross, Mrs. Della Ida Garcia, Feliz Pino Jr., Gasper Pino, Ernest Pino and Orlando Pino, all of California. Brother of John N. (Rose) Pino, Mrs. Amada Montez, Mrs. Dora Baca, all of Pueblo; Mrs. Juanita Heinze, Arizona, and Mrs. Ruby Maes, San Aleandro, Calif. Numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Services, St. Mary Church. Wake service, 7 p.m. Friday; Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Saturday. Interment, North St. Mary Cemetery. Huerfano World - July 13, 1989 - In Memoriam - In Loving Memory of Felix Pino, who rose away four years ago, July 16, 1985. - Verse - Sadly missed by wife and mother, Della Ida, and all the sons and daughters. Huerfano World - August 4, 2005 - In Memoriam - Felix A. Pino, in honor of your birthday, August 5, 1891 to July 16, 1984. You were so emblematic in installin in us confidence and love to go on with our lives. God Bless You. The Pino Family, Jake Pino.

Pino, Filberto
Filberto Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - September 19, 1987 - Filberto Pino, 88, died Sept. 17, 1987, at Denver General Hospital. Born Oct. 11, 1898, near Gardner. La Veta resident for the past 40 years. Survived by four daughters, three sons, 29 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, 20 great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday. Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Monday. Both services at St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment, North Veta Cemetery.

Pino, Florapo
Florapo Pino - Walsenburg World – January 11, 1912 - Died at Strong, Colo., December 16, 1911, Florapo Pino age 9 years, 4 months.

Pino, Fred
Fred Pino - Huerfano World - December 30, 2004 - Fred Pino passed away Dec. 23, 2004. He will be sadly missed by all friends and family.

Pino, Genevia C.M.
Genevia Cecelia Martinez Pino - Huerfano World - July 18, 2002 - Genevia Cecelia Martinez Pino, born in Walsenburg to Donacion and Margaret Martinez on Jan. 13, 1937, passed away on July 13, 2002. Preceded in death by sons Joseph, Freddie, Richard, Ruben, Anthony and Ronald Pino. Also preceded by brother Johnny Q. Martinez and nephew Anthony G. Maestas. Survived by son, Gabriel (Char) Pino; daughters, Roberta Pino, Margaret (Pete) Olivas and Nancy (David) Garcia; husband, Fred Pino; sister, Martha Sedillo; brother, Bernardo (Pat) Maestas; and grandchildren, Kristina Pino, James, Nicolas, Aaron and Amber Pino and Katrina, Tabitha and Brittany Olivas. Genevia enjoyed going to Cripple Creek, cooking and taking care of her family. She will be sadly missed by all of her family. Mass will be held at St. Mary Church at 2 p.m. Friday with Father Phil.

Pino, Isabel Maria
Isabel Maria Pino - Huerfano World - October 29, 1992 - Isabel Maria Pino [Maria Ysabel Aguirre] Huerfano Isabel Maria Pino, 82, of Walsenburg, died Oct. 22, 1992 in Long Term Care of Huerfano County Medical Center following a long illness. Born at Yellowstone to Flavio and Catalina Aguirre July 22, 1910, she was one of 11 children. She married Simon Pino in 1925 and was brought to the Pino Family homestead that was her home for 66 years. In later years she would spend many winters in California with her daughters. Following her first husband's death she married Filiberto Pino who died in the 1980's. Survivors of her 12 children include six sons, Sovino Pino, George Pino, Albert Pino, and Edward Pino, Walsenburg, and Simon Roy Pino, Denver and Leonard Pino, San Leandro, CA; four daughters, Mildred Schafter, San Leandro, CA, and Walsenburg, Della Rincon, Hayward, CA, and Patricia Steffani and Caroline Wilson, Herold, CA; three brothers, Joe Aguirre, Fort Collins, Perfidio Aguirre, La Veta and Eloy Aguirre, Tioga; 45 grandchildren and 80 great-grandchildren. Burial was in the Pino Family Cemetery following a memorial mass at J.M. Antle Funeral Home.

Pino, Jasper
Jasper Pino - Huerfano World - September 24, 1992 - Huerfano Jasper Pino died Sunday, Sept. 6, 1992, in Oakland, CA. Born in Turner in 1920 he was 72. Survivors include his wife, Cora Pino, Oakland; his children, Eugene Pino, Orlando Pino, Dolores Pacheco, Edward Pino, Clara Browning, Judy Boyles and Joe Pino Jr., all of California; brothers and sisters, Minnie Rose, Ida Garcia, Felix Pino Jr., Arley Pino and Jerry Pino, all of California; 24 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, seven half-brothers and sisters, his step-mother, nieces and nephews. Burial was in Holy Sepulcher Cemetery in Hayward, CA.

Pino, Jose B.
Jose B. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - July 21, 2002 - Jose B. Pino passed away July 18, 2002, in Pueblo. Services will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2002, in Cheyenne, Wyo.

Pino, Jose Efren
Jose Efren Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - May 30, 2000 - Jose Efren Pino, 83, of Pueblo, passed away May 28, 2000. Born on June 7, 1916, in Mora, N.M. Preceded in death by his parents, Luis E. and Emilia Cordova Pino; his wife, Clorinda G. Pino; two brothers, Canuto Montoya and Arturo Pino; and one sister, Vera Martinez. Survived by his children, Joe Louis Pino, Eva R. (Andy) Pino, and Linda M. (Dennis) Pino-Bustamante, all of Pueblo; grandchildren, Sirena Lopez, Roxanne Lopez and Melissa Pino; great-grandson, Elijah Solano; and numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives. Jose served in the U.S. Army three years and seven months during World War II with the 90th Infantry Division with the 3rd Army in the Invasion of France until the war ended in Czechoslovakia. He enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting and Rockies baseball. 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 St. Anne Church, Rev. James Friel, celebrant. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Military honors by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Relatives and friends will be received at St. Anne Church Hall after the interment.

Pino, Juan N.
Juan N. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - August 27, 1986 - Juan N. Pino, late of 1117 Damson, a Pueblo resident since 1955 and formerly of Huerfano, died Aug. 25, 1986. Preceded in death by daughter, Angela Shirley Coble, May 14, 1980; and brother, Felix Pino, July 16, 1985. Survived by wife, Rose Pino; and children, John (Orlinda) Pino Jr., Tony (Mary) Pino, Sotelo (Viola) Pino, Leroy (Julie) Pino, Dora (Eddie) Medina, Rose Marie (Albert) Medina, Bernice (Joseph) Manzanares, Lorraine (Mike) Vigil, Frances (Tony) Fresquez, Alberta (Ronnie) Salazar, all of Pueblo; Margaret (Willie) Duran of Dallas, Texas; son-in-law, Bobby Coble, of Pueblo. A brother of Dora Baca and Amada Montez, both of Pueblo; Juanita Hines of Tucson, Ariz.; and Ruby Maes of San Leandro, Calif. He is also survived by 36 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and numerous nephews, nieces and other relatives. He was a coal miner. Mr. and Mrs. Pino had their 59th wedding anniversary, April 25, 1986. He enjoyed his grandchildren and enjoyed listening to his daughters sing and play the guitar. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Wednesday and Mass of Christian Burial, 1 p.m. Thursday. Both services at St. Leander Church. Interment, Roselawn. Family will receive friends at family home 1117 Damson.

Pino, Manuel
Manuel Pino - Huerfano World - June 3, 1993 - This Week in La Veta History - 1925: Died, Manuel Pino, a resident of this area since 1863.

Pino, Manuel
Manuel Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - March 28, 1927 - Manuel Pino, age 10 years, was accidentally killed Sunday evening. He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. David Pino, four brothers, and four sisters, all of the family home, 2023 Albany Avenue. Body at the Geo. McCarthy Funeral Home. Announcement later.

Pino, Maria Elizabeth
Maria Elizabeth "Bella" Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - June 25, 2008 - Maria Elizabeth "Bella" Pino 66, of Walsenburg, died June 20, 2008. Rosary, 9 a.m. Thursday, June 26, 2008, followed by the Mass at 10 a.m., St. Mary Church in Walsenburg. Interment, Huerfano Masonic Cemetery. Huerfano World - June 26, 2008 - Maria Elizabeth Pino "Bella" born on February 4, 1942 went to be with the Lord on June 21, 2008. She is preceded in death by husband, Joe "Victor" Pino; parents, Valerio and Talpita Martinez; father-in-law Dave Pino; sisters Esmeria, Fern and Gerry; brother Luther; two sisters-in-laws and two brothers-in-laws. She is survived by her children, Arney Pino, Mike (Kathy) Pino, Maria (Nick) Urdiales; grandchildren, Natasha (Richard) Martinez, Mycal Pino (Sal Corral), Elisa Pino, Victor Sandoval, Jesus Pino, Dominica Pino; great-grandchildren, Davion, Julian, Faith, Angelo, and Isaiah; mother-in-law Eusevia Pino; sisters Cleo (John) Falsetta, Patsy (Leonard) Casias, Julia Serrato, Angelina Payne; brothers Phillip (Lola) Martinez, Johnny (Nancy) Martinez, Robert (Josie) Martinez; brothers and sisters-in-law Leroy Chavez, Della Martinez, Linda Herrera, Alice Pacheco, Audrey Pino, Bill Pino, several nieces, nephews and friends. She was a C.N.A. for 21 years and enjoyed caring for people. She loved making people laugh and was always joking. She loved listening to all kinds of music and enjoyed cooking. She loved her makeup, perfumes, and jewelry. She touched the lives of so many. We love you and will miss you so much. Services will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church on June 26, 2008. Rosary at 9 a.m. funeral mass at 10 a.m.

Pino, Maria Raquel
Maria Raquel Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - April 10, 1987 - Maria Raquel Pino, 89, died April 7, 1987, in Denver. Altar Society rosary, 8 p.m. Friday; Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. Saturday. Both services at St. Mary Church in Walsenburg. Interment, Valdez Cemetery.

Pino, Martha
Martha Pino - Huerfano World - February 28, 2008 - Martha Pino of Lakewood, CO entered into rest February 24, 2008, Mrs. Pino was born, September 26, 1923 in Gardner, CO to Desiderio and Rachel Velarde. She was 84 years of age. She is survived by her husband Joseph Pino, Children; Frances Raleigh, Barbara Velarde, Loraine Pino, Lamont Pino, Michael Pino, Four sisters, several grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Eleanor and son Donald. Mrs. Pino enjoyed sewing, crocheting, cooking and gardening. She will be greatly missed. A funeral service will be held Thursday February 28, 2008 at 11 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Walsenburg; Father Chris Adinuba will be officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to the loving care of Johnson-Romero Funeral Home of Walsenburg.

Pino, Mary
Mary Pino – The Press-Enterprise – December 23, 2004 – Riverside, CA - Mary Pino passed away December 19, 2004 in Fontana at the age of 76 years. Born in Walsenburg, CO. to Fernando and Benigna Munoz. Mary grew up in Corona going to Corona Schools. She moved to Fontana in 1959 where she raised her family. Mrs. Pino is survived by her loving daughters, Virginia Hernandez and Shirley Zaragoza. Dear sister of Lupe Munoz, Salvador Munoz, Frances Munoz, Margaret Munoz, Gregory Munoz, Vera Harrison, Rosie Shirling and Angie Quintana. Devoted grandmother of Daniel Quintana, Logan and Pete Zaragoza and great-grandmother of Arissa Hernandez. Memorial Services will be conducted Wednesday, December 22, 2004 at 1 p.m. in Grimes-Akes Family's "Grace Chapel". Arrangements Entrusted To The Care Of: Grimes-Akes Family Funeral Home, Corona, CA. 737-3771 (951) 737-3771.

Pino, Orlinda
Orlinda Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - June 11, 2004 - Orlinda Pino, 70, of Pueblo, went home to be with the Lord, June 9, 2004. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who loved cooking, shopping, dancing and visiting with family and friends. Born June 11, 1933, in Yellowstone, Colo. Preceded in death by her parents, Victor and Mela Montoya; brother, Ben Montoya; sister, Julia Gonzales. Survived by husband of 55 years, John C. Pino; sons, John (JoAnne) Pino, Donald (Sandra) Pino; daughters, Gerri (Ben) Trujillo, Betty (Don) Calderon, Nancy (Henry) Hessen, Catherine (Mark) Pino-Gannon; brothers, Thomas (Sara) Montoya, Jake (Dorothy) Montoya, Moses (Lou) Montoya; sisters, Mary Fisher, Elizabeth (Doyle) Bailey; grandchildren, Shelley, Sam (Kaydee), Paige, Tara, Kevin, Ron, Hank, Scott, Matt, Nicole, Christian, Jaime, Riley; great-grandchildren, Hailee, Eve. Visitation, 2 to 5:30 p.m. Friday, at Romero Chapel. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Friday and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday; both at Mount Carmel Church. Relatives and friends will be received at Mount Carmel Hall after both services. Interment, Imperial Cemetery.

Pino, Pearl M.
Pearl M. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - June 15, 2006 - Pearl M. Pino, 82, of Pueblo, went to be with the Lord on June 14, 2006. Preceded in death by her husband, Charles Pino; and her parents, Varolin and Sanita Cordova. She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Mark) McCormick; brother, Joe (Carmella) Cordova; sister, Eleanor Baril; grandchildren, Chris, Kevin and Richia McCormick; and numerous nephews, nieces, cousins and other relatives and friends. Vigil service, 4 p.m. today, Romero Chapel, and memorial Mass, 2:30 p.m. Friday, Christ the King Church, with inurnment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Cremation has taken place.

Pino, Perfecta M.
Perfecta M. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - March 12, 1987 - Perfecta M. Pino, 96, late of 1713 San Juan St., died March 10, 1987. Formerly of Mora, N.M., a Pueblo resident for the past 10 years. Survivors include her children, Ricardo (Angela) Pino, Santa Fe, N.M., Eleonora (Octaviano) Gonzales, Pueblo, Dolores (Frank) Martinez, Mora, N.M., Arturo J. Pino, Pueblo, Antonio Pino and Manuelita Cassidy. The grandchildren were raised by Mrs. Pino and 27 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren also survive. Rosary recitation, 8 p.m. Thursday and Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Friday. Both services at St. Joseph Church with Father Glen Miller officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends at 1713 San Juan St.

Pino, Robert Leroy
Robert Leroy Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - September 02, 2000 - Robert Leroy Pino, 58. Went to be with the Lord on Sept. 1, 2000, after losing his life to cancer. He was born Dec. 6, 1941 in Walsenburg, Colorado and later moved to Pueblo in 1955. Survived by his loving and devoted wife Julia Pino of 37 years; daughter Elaine (Nestor) Pino- Benavidez and 2 grandchildren Justin Pino and Ebony Parra; mother Rose Pino; Brothers: Johnnie (Orlinda) Pino; Tony (Mary) Pino; Sotelo (Viola) Pino; Sisters: Dora (Edward) Medina: Bernice (Ben) Manzanares: Rosemarie Medina; Frances Pino; Lorraine (Manuel) Vigil- Atencio all of Pueblo and Margaret (William) Duran of Plano Texas; Brothers-in-law Ron Salazar and Bobby Coble; numerous nieces and nephews, He is preceded in death by his father Juan N. Pino in 1986; Sisters Angela Coble in 1980 and Alberta Pino-Salazar July 1999. Leroy was a cement finisher all of his life and belonged to the Colorado Cement Masonry Union. He was well known for his work and had many friends. Cremation will take place. Service will be held Sunday 9/3 at 7 pm at St. Joseph's Church.

Pino, Rose
Rose Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - December 03, 2000 - Rose Pino, 89, passed away peacefully at home with her children and grandchildren at her bedside, Nov. 30, 2000. Born Jan. 19, 1911, in Huerfano County, and a Pueblo resident since 1955. She is preceded in death by her husband, Juan N. Pino; children, Angela Shirley Coble, Alberta (Pino) Salazar, and Robert Leroy Pino. She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, John (Orlinda) Pino, Dora (Eddie) Medina, Rose Marie Medina, Bernice (Joseph) Manzanares, Tony (Mary) Pino, Sotelo (Viola) Pino, Frances Pino and Lorraine (Manuel) Atencio-Vigil, all of Pueblo, and Margaret (Willie) Duran of Plano, Texas; 35 grandchildren; 58 great grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; sons-in-law, Bobby Coble and Ronnie Salazar; daughter-in-law, Julia Pino; sister, Sadie Estrada; brother, Frank Montoya; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and relatives. Rose will always be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother. Everyone who entered her home automatically “adopted” her as their “cute little grandma.” Prior to her illness, she enjoyed cooking, gardening, being with her family, and visiting her friends and relatives. Rose was a very special, unique woman who was deeply loved and touched by everyone who knew her. She will especially be missed by her daughters, Lorraine and Frances, who were her caretakers and gave her all of the love and attention she so deeply deserved. Special thanks to Sharon Adame and Betty Sisneros, who through Primary Home Care, loved and cared for Rose. There will be visitation from 1 until 5 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Monday at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Recitation of the rosary, 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, 2000. Funeral Mass, 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Both services at St. Leander Catholic Church. Interment will be at Roselawn Cemetery.

Pino, Ruby M.
Ruby M. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - May 14, 1999 - Ruby M. Pino, 84, passed away May 12, 1999. Preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, Eloy and Eddie Montoya. Survived by her husband, William R. Pino- children, Sylvia M. Ohea, Millbrae, Calif., William P. (Mary) Pino, Pueblo, and Patricia A. (Steven) Amato, Alameda, Calif.- grandchildren, Bob(Rhonda) Ohea, Gary (Winona) Ohea, Patrick and Michael Pino- sisters, Sue D'Christina and Agnes (Obed) Chavez, both of Pueblo,- and her brother, William(Nancy) Montoya, Pueblo. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Mrs. Pino was a member of St. Francis Xavier Church, where the rosary recitation will be held at 7 p.m. Friday and funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday with interment at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Viewing hours are noon to 5 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Pino, Solomon
Solomon Pino - Huerfano World - January 7, 1982 - In Memoriam - In loving memory of Solomon Pino who died five years ago, January 11. (verse) Sadly missed by the Pino family.

Pino, Sotero
Sotero Pino - Huerfano World - August 29, 1991 - 100 Years - Fifteen members of the extended Pino family attended the Colorado State Fair last Friday, Aug. 23, to witness the awarding of the Centennial Farm plaque to the ranch owner, Mildred Pino Shafter. Sotero Pino came from New Mexico and settled on the Huerfano River as early as the mid-1860's. From 1866 to 1869, his ranch was the site of church and communion services by The Very Rev. Joseph P. Machebeuf, who covered a huge area north of Taos. Pino's homestead certificate was effective Mar. 16, 1889 and was signed by then President Benjamin Harrison. The plaque was presented Friday afternoon after a reception by Colorado Farm Bureau in the VIP tent near the Colorado Pavilion. Sponsoring the program were the Colorado Historical Society, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Colorado Department of Agriculture, Colorado State Fair and the Farm Bureau. To qualify, the property must have been maintained as a working farm or ranch by the same family for 100 years or more. Sixteen ranches or farms throughout the state received the award. The recognition gives Huerfano County two centennial ranches as the Ritter Ranch east of La Veta was awarded its plaque in 1988. Representing the family at the presentation were Mildred and Ernest Shafter, her mother Isabel Pino, Rose Pino, Dora Salas, Jake Pino, Lori Jackson, Mike and Barbara Rayez with children Shannon and Nickolas, Ernest and Mayoline Lewis, Cassandra Valdez with daughter Seleme, who represented the sixth generation of the original Sotero Pino family. The Pino/Shafter ranch is located on the Huerfano River about 13 miles northwest of Walsenburg off Highway 69.

Pino, Tony
Tony Pino - Huerfano World - November 16, 1989 - Tony Pino, 60, died at his home in Toltec Nov. 11, 1989. Born in Walsenburg Nov. 5, 1929 he attended St. Mary School and graduated from Walsenburg High School. After graduating he went into the Army and then lived in Denver. He worked in Denver for many years in a manufacturing plant. He retired for health reasons five years ago and moved back to Walsenburg three years ago. He was a member of St. Mary Church. Survivors include his children, Stanley Pino, Walsenburg, Michael Pino, California, Scott Pino, Denver Andy Pino, Denver, Marie Pino, California, Yvonne Fegura and Sheila Gabaldon: both of Denver; two brothers, Raymond Pino, Anchorage, AK and Marshall Pino, Pico Rivera, CA; two sisters, Dora Edell, Daytona Beach, FL, and Rose Ann Simpson, Virginia Beach, VA; six grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Cremation. Memorial mass 10 a.m. Thursday, (today) from St. Mary Church. J.M. Antle Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Pino, William L.
William L. (Billy) Pino - Huerfano Journal - December 4, 2008 - William L. (Billy) Pino - 5/22/1945 ~ 11/25/2008 - Bill Pino, 63, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, November 25, 2008. He was born in Badito, Colorado on May 22, 1945 to Dave and Eusevia Pino. Preceded in death by his father, Dave Pino, brother Victor Pino, sisters Julia Vigil and Marie Martinez, and sister-in-law Bella Pino. He is survived by two sons, Brandon (Kristin) Pino and Billy Wayne (Sarah) Drennen, four grandchildren, Joshua and Ashley Pino and Tanner and Hunter Drennen. Also survived by his mother, Eusevia Pino, Walsenburg; three sisters, Alice (Oris) Pacheco, Pueblo; Audrie Pino, Walsenburg; and Linda (Roger) Herrera, Pueblo; half-sister Evelyn Mackiewicz, Colorado Springs; and special friend Susan Gibbs, plus numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Bill grew up on the family ranch where he enjoyed working alongside his father and brother. He then went to California where he worked from 1965 to 1975, when he returned to Colorado, and worked hanging drywall throughout Colorado with his cousins Albert and Roy Pino. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching bull riding and sports on TV, and loved listening to Mexican music. Bill was a small person with a very big heart, who touched so many people with his sense of humor and comical ways. He will be sadly missed by many who were fortunate enough to know him. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, December 3, 2008, at St. Mary Catholic Church, and inurnment at Masonic Cemetery.

Pino, William R.
William R. Pino - Pueblo Chieftain - August 17, 2003 - William R. Pino, 92 passed away Aug. 16, 2003. Preceded in death by his loving wife, Ruby Pino; parents, David and Febronia Pino; brothers, Manuel, Benny and Verne Pino; and sisters, Catherine Roybal and Bernice Maldonado; son-in-law, Harry Ohea; and daughter-in-law, Mary Pino. He is survived by children, Sylvia Ohea of Millbrae, Calif., William P. Pino of Pueblo and Patty (Steve) Amato, Alameda, Calif.; grandchildren, Bob (Rhonda) Ohea, Redwood City, Calif., Gary (Winona) Ohea, San Carlos, Calif., Patrick and Michael Pino; great-grandchildren, Joshua Ohea and Alaina Ohea. Also survived by sisters, Helen Resendez of Florence, Colo., Sadie Clyne and Jenny Garcia of Pueblo; and brother, Casey (Aurora) Pino of San Francisco, Calif.; as well as several in-laws, nieces and nephews. He was a graduate of Centennial High School, class of 1929. He retired from the CF&I after 47 years in the rail mill. Viewing, 3 to 5 p.m. today, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday; both at T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home. Vigil service, 7 p.m. Monday, at St. Francis Xavier, followed by funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Tuesday, with interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Also please visit William's memorial at

Pinter, Lucy M.
Lucy M. Boaglio Pinter - Pueblo Chieftain - February 13, 1987 - Lucy M. Boaglio Pinter, 807 Smith, Trinidad, passed away Feb. 11, 1987. Rosary will be recited 7 o'clock tonight at the Comi Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Comi Funeral Home, with Mass of the Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church. Entombment will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery in the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.

Pinto, Angelina Marie
Angelina "Angie" Marie Pinto - Pueblo Chieftain - March 22, 2003 - Angelina "Angie" Marie Pinto, 78, born March 30, 1924, walked into Heaven, March 19, 2003. Preceded in death by her husband, Tony Pinto in 1990; mother, Mary Amato Radosta; father, Vincent Charles Radosta; brother, Guy Radosta, from Los Lunas, N.M.; and her little sister. Survived by her children, Louise (John Linza) McDonnell, Carol (Albert) Perea and Darlene Morris; grandchildren, Jennifer (Jerad) Bond and Alyssa and Kelsea Morris; great-grandson, Connor Bond; sisters, Teresa DiSanti, Carmen (Bill) Walecheck, Antoinette Chasteen, Lucille (Richard) Zabukovic and Joanne (Bill) Mendenhall; brother, Dominic (Ann) Radosta; aunt, Nellie Patti; numerous nieces and nephews; special niece, Connie Mae Frazier; and special friends, Mary Brewer and the "Penguins." Angie graduated from Pleasant View High School in 1944 and married Tony in 1946 at Mount Carmel Church. She was a member of the Penguins Swimming Club at the YWCA, St. Theresa's Lodge in Vineland, the Western Slovenian Association, and the St. Charles Mesa Senior Citizens Club. Angie loved helping Tony farm their land and she loved working in her beautiful flower garden. She loved to swim, play cards with her sisters and was an avid fan of County High sports and all Colorado teams, especially the Broncos. She loved spending time with her daughters, especially going out to eat and going to Cripple Creek. Her granddaughters and her great-grandson were the sunshine in her life. She was always ready to help anyone do anything. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her, even little Lexe, Precious, Quicksand and Rainbow (Arizona). Viewing, 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home. Rosary, 9:30 a.m. Monday, followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m., both services at St. Joseph Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Pinto, Carmella
Carmella Pinto - Pueblo Chieftain - July 15, 1997 - Carmella Pinto, age 86, a lifetime Pueblo resident, passed away at St. Mary-Corwin Regional Medical Center, July 13, 1997, following a brief illness. Survived by her husband, Nick Pinto of the family home- her children, Connie (Robert) Frazier, Pueblo, and Louis (Marilyn) Pinto, Livonia, N.Y. She is also survived by her sister, Catherine C. Pillitteri- brothers, Fred (Julia) Granato, Frank (Kate) Granato, all of Pueblo- sisters-in-law, Marie Granato and Ang Pinto- four grandchildren- seven great-grandchildren- numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brother, Pete Granato- sisters, Mary Genova and Rose Bravdica. Mrs. Pinto was a member of St. Joseph Parish and Pueblo Aerie 145 Ladies Auxiliary (FOE). Funeral Mass, Wednesday, 2 p.m., St. Joseph Church, Blende. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the donor's favorite charity. Family will receive friends at George McCarthy Funeral Home on Tuesday, 5-7 p.m.

Pinto, Edmund P.
Edmund P. Pinto - Pueblo Chieftain - July 09, 1999 - Swan-Law Funeral Home - Edmund P. Pinto, 59, passed away July 4, 1999, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 10, 1999, from 9 a.m. to noon at Swan-Law Funeral Directors, 501 N. Cascade Ave., with services following at 2p.m. at the St. Aidans Anglican Church, 4 Elm Ave., in Colorado Springs. Edmund was born Dec. 30, 1939, in Newport, R.I., to Edmund P. and Anna M. (Barnum) Pinto Sr. He is survived by his children, Latricia Pinto, Rebecca Pinto, Lynette Dawley, Samantha Pinto, Sean Pinto, Lanore Pinto, Leandra Friskand Bridget Nores, and 11 grandchildren. Contributions can be made to St. Aidans Anglican Church, 4 Elm Ave., Colorado Springs, Colo. 80906.

Pinto, Nick
Nick Pinto - Pueblo Chieftain - April 22, 2000 - Nick Pinto, age 87, a lifetime Pueblo resident, passed away at St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center April 20, 2000. Mr. Pinto was a member of St. Joseph Parish, a lifetime member of the Eagles Lodge No. 145, and retired from the Colorado Department of Highways in 1977. Preceded in death by his loving wife, Carmella Pinto, in 1997. He is also preceded in death by his father, Luigi, in 1958 and by his mother, Conjeta, in 1918; as well as his brothers, Dominic and Tony; and his sister, Angelina Clementi. Survived by two children, Connie (Robert) Frazilo of Pueblo, and Louis (Marilyn) Pinto of Livonia, N.Y. Also survived by sisters-in-law, Catherine C. Pillitteri and Angelina Pinto; two brothers-in-law, Fred (Julia) Granato and Frank (Kate) Granato; and numerous nieces, nephews, four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends at George McCarthy Funeral Home, Monday, 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral Mass, Tuesday, 10 a.m., at St. Joseph Church in Blende. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Pinz, Leo
Leo Pinz - Pueblo Chieftain - September 14, 2004 - Leo Pinz, 74, died peacefully in his home in Pueblo West on Sept. 6, 2004. Leo was born to immigrant parents in Brooklyn, N.Y., Nov. 18, 1929. He is retired from the U.S. federal government and spent many years traveling the world. He enjoyed bowling and chasing women. He is a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He is preceded in death by his wife, Judy; his son, Michael; brother, Steven; and sister, Anne. He is survived by a brother, Joseph (Mary Beth) of Long Island, N.Y.; a son, Jerry Pinz (Lori) of Pueblo West, Colo.; a daughter, Debbie (Larry) of Elko, Minn.; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and "Frisky," "Prissy" and "Sheba," the pets he loved dearly. A dinner will be held in his honor at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Chico's Mexican Food restaurant located at 283 S. Joe Martinez Blvd. in Pueblo West. Please RSVP to (719) 547-9498.

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