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Roach, George F. Sr.
George F. Roach Sr. - Pueblo Chieftain - November 16, 2002 - George F. Roach Sr. passed away peacefully at a local hospital on Nov. 15, 2002. George was born on Jan. 20, 1919, to Franklin and Beulah Roach in Battle Creek, Mich. He was awarded his Bachelor's and dual Master's Degrees in Music Education from the University of Michigan. Following service in the U.S. Army-Air Corps during WWII, he taught music at several schools including Eastern Michigan State University, the Hampton (VA) Institute, Indiana University and retired in 1990 as a Professor of Music at the University of Southern Colorado. George's love of music touched the lives of many students and audiences over the years having performed as principal and solo clarinetist with the Pueblo Symphony Orchestra, the Pueblo Municipal Band and as conductor/arranger for the USC Symphonic Jazz Ensemble. He received national recognition in 1973 with the Outstanding Educator in America Award and held active or honorary memberships in Kappa Kappa Psi, Phi Beta Mu, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and Pi Kappa Lambda. George was married to Elizabeth Betty Raab on June 6, 1943, in Ann Arbor, Mich. He is survived by his wife, Betty; son, George Jr.; and his wife, Rose, of Colorado Springs. In accordance with George's wishes, the Rev. Mark J. Crates of King of Kings Lutheran Church conducted private services with the family, however public services will not be held. Memorial contributions in his name may be made to the University of Southern Colorado Department of Music or to the charity of your choice.
J. Roach - Wray Rattler - August 07, 1908 - Terrible Steel Works Accident - Pueblo A terrible accident occurred at the steel works Tuesday night, when engine No. 1006 plunged off the high line trestle, dropping sixty feet and drawing with it the tender can a car loaded with cinders, burying beneath the mass of debris Engineer W. T. Thomas and Fireman J. Roach, whose bodies were crushed beyond recognition. The accident was one of the most peculiar in the history of the works. After the engine and car had dropped from the tracks the six remaining cars of the train, heavily loaded with cinders, passed safely by the scene of the accident. Three switchmen, Hutchison, Fitzpatrick and Moore, who were on the rear end of the train, jumped and landed safely. It was an hour and a half before the bodies of the luckless enginemen were recovered. To add to the horror of the scene the boiler of the engine burst when it struck, flooding the debris with steam and boiling water.
Roark, Boyd E.
Boyd E. "Emmy" Roark - Pueblo Chieftain - November 04, 1999 - Boyd E. "Emmy" Roark, 92, lifetime resident of Pueblo, passed away Nov. 2, 1999. He retired from the Denver, Rio Grande and Western Railroad in 1972 after 40 years of service. His passion was baseball and he played for many years in Pueblo. He was also a longtime member of the Elks and Eagles lodges. He was remembered as a walking encyclopedia when it pertained to Pueblo history. Emmy is preceded in death by his parents, Boyd E. and Alice M. (Kimball) Roark; an infant son, Sonny; his wife, Margaret; brothers, Chuck and Loren; and sister, Dorothy Hawver. He is survived by sons, Bill (LouAnn) and Jim (Mary Kay) Roark; brother, John (Peggy) Roark; sisters, Alice Gabbert and Edna Smith; grandchildren, Kevin (Julie), Brian, Jeff, Keith, Kelley, Barry and Mike; great-grandchild, Maggie; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation, 1 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Patrick's Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Roark, James Ronald
James Ronald Roark - Pueblo Chieftain - June 23, 2006 - James Ronald Roark, 68, known by his family and friends as "Ron," was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Corbin, Ky. He passed away Sept. 22, 2005 in Glendale, Ariz. He was preceded in death by his parents, James W. Roark and Mary (Lee) Roark; and a grandson. Ron Lived in Temple City, Calif., for many years before moving to Glendale, Ariz. Ron was a loving brother, father and grandfather. He leaves behind his daughters, Jodene Roark, Woodbridge, Va., Carrie Roark, Pueblo, Colo., Kristene (Torren) Colcord, Salida, Calif.; and son, Thomas (Elizabeth) Roark, Daurte, Calif. He also leaves behind his eight grandchildren, Andrea Williams, Rihana Williams, Amanda Roark, Aidan Roark, Linzia Colcord, Bailie Colcord, Ashlyn Colcord and Emerson Colcord; and his loving sisters, Melodean Hessel, Glendale, Ariz., and Aderine Osgood, Denver, Colo. Ron was married to Irene (Radacy) Roark of Pueblo, Colo., for 32 years. Graveside memorial service, 11 a.m. today. Inurnment will be held at Roselawn Cemetery, Pueblo, Colo.
LouAnn Roark - Pueblo Chieftain - May 26, 2002 - LouAnn Roark, passed away May 24, 2002, at her residence. Survived by her husband, William E. Roark of the family home; her mother, Viola Ellsworth of Pueblo; and children, Kevin (Julie) Roark, Pueblo, and Brian Roark, Las Vegas, Nev. Survived also by her granddaughter, Maggie Roark and LouAnn's close family friend, Eric Bonnici. Brothers and sisters, Warren Ellsworth, Billy Ellsworth and Joyce Dunsworth. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her father, Lloyd A. Ellsworth. A member of St. Patrick Church, Mrs. Roark was an avid bowler and league secretary for many years. She was always active in PTA and other volunteer work. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Tuesday, St. Patrick Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may contribute to the hospice program in care of the funeral home office or the charity of your choice. Mrs. Roark will lie in state Sunday and Monday at the funeral home.
Roark, Nellie M.
Nellie M. Roark - Pueblo Chieftain - July 29, 2006 - Nellie M. Roark, 77, died July 27, 2006, in Canon City. She is survived by her husband, Orvie of Canon City; children, Lonnie (Edie) Wilson of Las Animas, Ruby (Delmer) Pratt-McFarlin of Canon City, Essie Dabney of Canon City, Susan (Lonnie) McCulloch of Washington, Ind., Taylor (Rosanna) Wilson of Payson, Ariz., and Gloria (Tom) Roark-Greenwood of Pueblo West. Also survived by 15 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. A very special friend also survives, Latrell Getz of Alamosa. Also survived by a sister, Grace Sellers of Crestview, Fla.; and brothers, Willie "Bill" Garvin of Colorado Springs, and John Garvin of Jacksonville, Fla. She was predeceased by her parents; sisters, Elise Wallace and Sillistine Clark; and brothers, Leroy Eugene Garvin and Ralph Joyner. As a young woman, she moved from Florida to South Eastern Colorado where she lived for 15 years before moving to the San Luis Valley where she lived until moving to Canon City in 1988. While in the San Luis Valley, she was active as an Elkette. She loved working in her yard, fishing, traveling, her children and grandchildren. Cremation, Wilson Crematory with private family inurnment at a later date. Contributions may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice West, 1439 Main St., Canon City, CO 81212.
Roark, William E.
William E. Roark - Pueblo Chieftain - November 28, 2002 - William E. Roark passed into the Lord's hands on Nov. 26, 2002, at his residence following a long battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Emory and Margaret Roark. Bill is now reunited with his wife LouAnn Roark, who passed away this year. He is survived by his two sons, Kevin (Julie) and Brian; granddaughter, Maggie; special friend, Eric Bonici; brother, Jim (Mary Kay) and their children Jeff, Keith (Debbie), Kelli, Barry and Mike; mother-in-law, Viola Ellsworth; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family members. Bill was born and raised in Pueblo and graduated from Central High School before serving in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1954 during the Korean War. After serving his country, he finished college, graduating from Western State College. Employed by the Motor Vehicle Division of the Colorado Department of Revenue, Bill retired in 1986. He was a lifelong member of St. Patrick Church and enjoyed sports, especially baseball. Bill was a very quiet and private person who accomplished many things by remaining in the background and just getting things done. He never sought to be in the forefront preferring that others take that role. Viewing, noon to 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick Church on Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment at Imperial Memorial Gardens with military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice, St. Patrick Church or to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in care of the funeral home.
Susie Roback - Walsenburg Independent July 26, 1913 - Died at Walsenburg, July 19, 1913 age 3 years Susie Roback. Interment at Catholic Cemetery.
Robart, H. E.
H. E. Robart - Colorado Springs Gazette January 16, 1924 Walsenburg Chief and Dry Agent are Killed Policeman Finds Bodies in Home of Alleged Maker of Illegal Liquor Walsenburg, Jan. 15 When Patrolman Albert Zink kicked in the door of the home of Louis Donati, a shoemaker, early tonight he found the bodies of Jack Rose, Walsenburg chief of police, and H. E. Robart, state prohibition officer. Both had been shot thru the head. From the position of the bodies, it is believed they had been ambushed as they entered the house. Their pistols were in their holsters. Donati has not been found. A 100-gallon still was found in the Donati house with a quantity of mash and finished moonshine, officers said later. Chief Rose is survived by a widow and three daughters. Robart leaves a widow and three children.
Robb, Alex W.
Capt. Alex W. Robb Pueblo Colorado Weekly Chieftain September 18, 1873 Capt. Alex. W. Robb, whom many of our citizens will remember as a resident of Pueblo, and owner of some of the most valuable property here in the early days, died at Fort Sill, Indian Territory, recently. During the days of the rebellion Capt. Robb was much of the time in Colorado, and wielded some influence in the military affairs of this remote and unsettled region.
Robb, Mary Ann
Mary Ann Hutchinson Robb - Pueblo Chieftain - December 04, 1986 - Mary Ann Hutchinson Robb, widow of William A. Robb, died peacefully at the age of 86 in Pueblo on Dec. 3, 1986. She was the friend of young and old alike. One of her greatest joys was the establishment of the first Girl Scout troops in Colorado and her longtime association with both the Girl and Boy scouts. She is survived by her daughter, Jacquelyne; her son, James; two grandsons, four granddaughters and one great-grandson. She will be buried beside her husband in a private family funeral, which will be held in Denver at the Hutchinson family plot. Those wishing to make a remembrance can send a contribution in Mary Ann's name to the Girl Scouts of Pueblo.
Robb, William B.
William B. Robb Newspaper Unknown March 1999 - Services will be 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Fort Collins for William B. Robb, who died Monday, March 22, 1999, in Indio, Calif. He was 76. Mr. Robb was born Aug. 9, 1922, in Pueblo. He grew up in Durango, was a member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church and graduated from Durango High School in 1940. He married Eleanor Hogan in 1946 at St. Columba Catholic Church in Durango. Mr. Robb served in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II and received architectural degrees from M.I.T. in Cambridge, Mass., and the University of Colorado in Boulder. He started an architectural practice in Fort Collins in 1953. During his 34-year career there, his firm won awards for designing numerous churches, schools and municipal buildings in Fort Collins. In 1987, the Colorado North Chapter of the American Institute of Architects presented Mr. Robb with its Distinguished Professional Service Award and recognized him as a "living treasure" for his successful architectural practice and community service in Fort Collins, particularly in the education and health care sectors. In 1987, Mr. Robb also received a special award of appreciation by the Poudre School District Board of Education for his professional and private contributions to education in Fort Collins. As an architect, Mr. Robb also designed and supervised the addition to St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Durango, completed in 1957. Survivors include his wife, Eleanor Hogan Robb of Fort Collins; five daughters, Susan Dobkins and Chris Goold, both of Durango, Cindi Monroe and Pam Downing, both of Fort Collins, and Joanne Staats of Brookline, Vt.; one son, Bruce Robb of Houston, Texas; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to the Building Fund for St. Joseph's Catholic Church and School, P.O. Box 502, Fort Collins, CO 80522 or to the Hospice of Larimer County, 7604 Colland Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525.
Robbe, Callie A.
Callie A. Robbe - Pueblo Chieftain - January 08, 2002 - Born July 2, 1907, passed away Jan. 6, 2002. Survived by her sons, Dwight (Joan) Robbe of Pueblo, Warren (Astrida) Robbe of Hendersonville, Texas, and daughter, Ruth, who resides in Denver. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews; grandchildren; sister, Birdie Duran; and close friend, Doris Blanchfield. Funeral service, Wednesday 2 p.m., Ascension Episcopal Church, with Pastor Annette Brownlee officiating. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cooperative Care Center in care of the funeral home office. The family will greet friends at the home of Dwight and Joan Robbe, 8 Brooks Place, following the interment service.
Robbe, Mary Frances
Mary Frances Robbe - Pueblo Chieftain - March 13, 1986 - Mary Frances Robbe, 81, passed away at a local hospital on March 11, 1986. Survived by son, David H. (Dorothy) Robbe of Pueblo; daughters, Iva Jean Robbe (Bill) Bentz of Cheyenne, Wyo., Jesse Mae Shaw of Huntington Beach, Calif.; brother, Rex (Mabel) Harris of California; and sisters, Faye Little, Edna Donley of Pueblo. Also survived by nine grandchildren, including Rodger and Don Park whom she raised, and eight great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Harry D. Robbe, in 1980; and son, Ronnie L. Robbe, in 1962. Mrs. Robbe was born on Jan. 6, 1905, in Ludlow, Colo., and lived in Pueblo for the past 64 years. Visitation hours from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. today at Imperial Funeral Home. Service at 10 1m. Friday, March 14 1986 at Imperial Chapel, with the Rev. Allen of Grace Baptist Church officiating. Interment, Sunrise Slope Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family may be contacted at 2133 Pine. Family will receive friends at Grace Baptist Church following interment.
Robbe, Opal Carroll
Opal Carroll Robbe - Pueblo Chieftain - July 14, 1986 - Opal Carroll Robbe, late of Pueblo, died July 11, 1986, at a local nursing home. Survived by two nephews, Tom Malone, Canon City, and Bob McNeil, Dillon, Mont.; one niece, Bev Gale, Phoenix, Ariz., and her sister, Winnie Oolven, Pueblo. Born Feb. 20, 1896, in Marcelline, Mo. Preceded in death by her husbands, Amos A. Carroll and Wilkes B. Robbe. Graveside service, 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, Roselawn Cemetery, with the Rev. Christine R. Monro officiating. Visitation, today from 2 to 5 p.m.
Ruby Elspass Robbe - Pueblo Chieftain - December 14, 2001 - Ruby Elspass Robbe, age 90, born Dec. 27, 1910, passed away Dec. 12, 2001. Mrs. Robbe is preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Augusta Elspass; and husband, Clarence A. Robbe. She is survived by her son, Jerry (Charlene) Robbe; granddaughters, Debbie Robbe and Jane (Matt) Robbe-Rhodes and great-grandchildren, James and Sarah Rhodes. She is also survived by her sister, Ruth Williams; and nephew, Richard Williams. Preceded in death also by her brother, Harold Elspass; and brother-in-law, William S. Williams. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Ascension Episcopal Church. A reception will follow at the church after the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Mary-Corwin Foundation in her memory.
Robbins, David D.
David D. Robbins - Pueblo Chieftain - August 29, 1987 - David D. Robbins was born July 21, 1912, and passed away unexpectedly Aug. 26, 1987, in Pueblo. After 23 years of service at CF&I Steel Corp., he had retired in 1975. He was a member of USWA No. 2102 and the Family Athletic Club. Husband of Mary A. Robbins. Father of David Robbins, Ray Robbins and Kay Donna Fleming; stepfather of Edward Scherbak. Brother of Norville Robbins and Hazel Love. Grandfather of nine and step-grandfather of Becky Scherbak. Service at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 31, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Clint Perry officiating. Interment in Roselawn Cemetery. At the family's request, the casket will remain closed. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers, and that contributions be made to the charity of donor's choice. The body will lie in state from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday and after 8 a.m. Monday.
Robbins, Mary Agnes
Mary Agnes (Vidmar) (Scherbak) Robbins - Pueblo Chieftain - October 10, 1999 - Mary Agnes (Vidmar) (Scherbak) Robbins, 85, Pueblo, went to be with the Lord on Oct. 6, 1999, at Life Care Center. Survived by son, Edward Scherbak; granddaughter, Becky Scherbak; sister, Frances (William) Kelley; niece, Betty Antle; and close family friends, Karen (Jeff) Anderson and Tracy (Ronald) Jordan. Service, 10 a.m. Monday, Church of Christ. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Family will receive guests at a luncheon at the church following the interment. In lieu of flowers and food, contributions accepted at the Church of Christ in care of Mary Robbins, 1635 S. Pueblo Blvd., Pueblo, Colo., 81005.
Robbins, True E. Jr.
True E. Robbins Jr. - Pueblo Chieftain - May 20, 1986 - True E. Robbins Jr. of 7 Dover Lane, May 19, 1986. Husband of Marcella K. Robbins and father of Gregory Paul Robbins, Kansas City, Mo. Brother of Shirley Crozat, Gretna, La.; and half-brother of Paul Robbins and Dixie Schoanhal, Salt Lake City, Utah. Survived also by his aunt, Lucille Murray, Albuquerque, N.M.; as well as four nephews. Predeceased by his mother, Anais Robbins. Mr. Robbins was a member of Christ the King Parish, Pueblo Kiwanis Club and American Legion Post No. 2. He was a veteran of service with the United States Marine Corps during WWII and was a member of several scouting associations including the Tribe of Mic-o-say and the Order of the Arrow and Wood Badge Association. Mr. Robbins was an Eagle Scout as a youth and remained active in scouting the past 32 years. He was executive director of the Pueblo Branch of the Boy Scouts of America for nine years. Prior to that, he served in Hutchinson, Kan.; Kansas City, Mo.; the Trans-Atlantic Council in London, England; the Chicago Area Council; Quincy, Ill.; Saukee Area Council; Kalamazoo, Mich.; and then Butte, Mont., as a professional scouter. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Tuesday, George McCarthy Historic Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Christ the King Church. Concluding services and entombment, Kansas City, Mo. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers. Memorials may be made to the Rocky Mountain Boy Scout Council in care of the funeral home office.
Robeda, Jack P.
Jack P. Robeda - Pueblo Chieftain - March 14, 1987 - Jack P. Robeda, late of Pueblo, died March 12, 1987, at home. Survived by children, Robert (Olivia) Robeda of Pueblo, Jack (Leslie) Robeda Jr. of Penrose, George (Diana) Robeda of Pueblo, Melanie Robeda of Lisban, Conn., Margaret (Dave) Johnson, Santa Fe, N.M.; five grandchildren; mother, Annie Robeda, brother, Frank (Kay) Robeda, sister, Elsie (Boyd) Damkoehler, all of Pueblo; numerous nephews and nieces; including George Patrick Byers. A member of Shrine of St. Therese, St. Joseph's Lodge 7 and Fraternal Order of Eagles. Preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jean Byers; Robeda, March 9, 1985, and father, Jake Robeda, April 1967. Mr. Robeda was born Nov. 10, 1923, in Pueblo. Served in the U.S. Navy during World, War II. Retired from the Pueblo Depot Activity as gunnery shot foreman in 1976 after 34 years. Rosary, 7 p.m. Sunday, and Mass of the Resurrection, 10 a.m. Monday, both at Shrine of St. Therese, the Rev. Joseph McGuinness, celebrant. Graveside service by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. Interment, Imperial Cemetery. Public visitation 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday only at the Davis-Wallin Funeral Home. Please omit food and flowers. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Family may be contacted at 756 W. Corona.
Roberds, Emmet Lacy
Emmet Lacy Roberds - Durango Herald - August 8, 2004 - A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Vista Memory Gardens Cemetery in Truth or Consequences, N.M., for Emmet Lacy Roberds, who died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2000, in Durango. He was 93. The cause of death was not available. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Hood Mortuary. Mr. Roberds was born April 30, 1906, in Trinidad, Colo. He married Ernestine Davenport Sept. 15, 1927. They were married for 66 years. Mr. Roberds spent most of his life in Colorado and New Mexico where he raised and trained quarter horses. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ernestine. Survivors include his son, Thomas Roberds of Aztec, N.M.; his daughter, Roxie Comyford of Bayfield; four grandchildren, Larry Roberds and Terry Roberds, both of Aztec, N.M., Carl W. Comyford of Springtown, Texas, and June Ashment of Las Vegas, Nev.; six great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; some nephews and a niece.
Roberds, Thomas Hardy
Thomas Hardy Roberds - Ruidoso News - January 5, 2005 - Ruidoso, NM - Thomas Hardy Roberds, Sept. 25, 1928 - Jan. 2, 2005 - Thomas Hardy Roberds, 76, passed away Sunday, Jan. 2, 2005, at the Aztec Four Corners Good Samaritan's health care facilities, after a long and difficult illness. Tom was born Sept. 25, 1928, to Emmet and Ernestine Roberds at Trinidad, Colo. He married Barbara J. Newton of Springer on Feb. 16, 1951, and they had two sons. He served his country in the Air Force's 101st Special Weapons Squadron while stationed near the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., returning to New Mexico afterwards to settle in the Four Corners area. He was employed with El Paso Natural Gas Company for 20 years and farmed and ranched at Cedar Hill and Tiffany, Colo. Tom and Barbara eventually settled down at Aztec, where they owned and operated the Aztec Ruins Trading Post for several years until his illness forced them into retirement. Tom will always be remembered for his love of friends, family and family events. He especially enjoyed his grandchildren. He loved the outdoors, camping, hunting and fishing with family. The friends and neighbors at Cedar Hill were always in his heart and memories for all the good times and life events. He always told us he wanted to be laid to rest overlooking the land and the valley he loved and that he considered his home at Cedar Hill. Besides his wife, Barbara, and sister, Roxie Comyford of Springstown, Texas, he is survived by his sons, Terry Roberds, Larry Roberds and wife, Jo Ann, of Aztec; grandson, Eric Roberds and wife, Lily, and great-granddaughter, Lillian, of Taylor, Texas; granddaughter, Mindy Geier and husband, William, their children Tanya, Destiny, Justin, and great-granddaughter Tianna Roberds, of Aztec; grandson, Bryan Roberds and wife Natalie and great-granddaughters, Mariah and Paige, of Farmington. Services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 6, 2005, at Cope Memorial Chapel in Aztec. Interment will follow at the Cedar Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to The Good Samaritan Nursing facilities at Aztec, in Tom's name. Tom is in the care of Cope Memorial Chapel of Aztec, 405 S. Main St., (505) 334-9332.
Roberson, Estelle J.
Estelle J. Roberson - Pueblo Chieftain - April 08, 2006 - Estelle J. Roberson passed away April 5, 2006, in Pueblo. Estelle was born April 14, 1925, in DeQueen, Ark., to Clifton and Allie Mae Norwood. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Les Roberson; son, Wayne Roberson; and brothers, James and C.W. Norwood. Her survivors include her daughter, Cheryl (George Lingo) Fleck; grandchildren, Sean (Cherryl) Pruitt, Amanda (Chris) Marshall, Denyse Breeden, Stacy Campbell, Pamela Phillips and Laura Fortune; great-grandchildren, Zakkary, Randy, Megan, Danielle, Alesha, Sierra, Cameron, Matthew, Katelynn, Logan, Dylan, Joshua and Hunter; great-great-granddaughter, Aryanna; siblings, Geraldine (Ronald) Atkinson, Margaret Morrell, Archie (Peggie) Norwood, Donald Norwood and William Norwood; and numerous nieces and nephews. At her request no viewing. Cremation, Davis Crematory. Memorial service, 10 a.m. - Pueblo Chieftain - April 10, 2006 -, Temple Baptist Church, with the Rev. Waudell Maple, officiating.
Roberts, Alethea L.
Alethea L. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - April 12, 2000 - Alethea L. Roberts was born Aug. 4, 1911, in Clay, KY., to George W. and Lillian E. Nall. She passed away from this Earth on April 10, 2000,in Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by parents; her beloved husband, Perry E. Roberts; brother, Leamon S. Nall; and sister, Lillian D. Campbell. Survived by her daughter, Doris J. Goldschmidt of Pueblo; brother, George W. (Rozelle) Nall Jr. of Boise City, Okla.; grandsons, Perry (Hazel) Goldschmidt of Port St. Lucia, Fla., Mark (Amy) Goldschmidt and John (Janet) Godschmidt, both of San Diego, Calif.; and three great-grandchildren. Alethea had been an active member of several duplicate bridge clubs of Pueblo for many years. The last five years she had been a resident of Pueblo Villa. Memorial services, 2 p.m. today at Penthouse Villa Towers. In lieu of food and flowers, donations may be made to the charity of choice in her memory.
Roberts, Arlepha G.
Arlepha G. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - November 13, 1998 - Arlepha G. Roberts, 96,passed away Nov. 11, 1998. Survived by her children, Dorotha (Ed) Berry of Pueblo and Stan (Dorothy) Roberts of Grand Junction- sister, Edna M. Carlile of Robert Lee, Texas- four grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband, Victor H. Roberts, in 1970- one sister and one brother. Born April 14, 1902, in Tonganoxie, Kan. At her request, there will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. A will be held at a later date in California.
Roberts, Brenda L.
Brenda L. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - January 23, 2004 - Brenda L. Roberts, 60, Pueblo West, passed away Jan. 21, 2004. Among her survivors, husband, Ken. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium.
Carol Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - August 08, 1999 - Carol Roberts passed away Aug. 5, 1999. Preceded in death by mother, Beulah Harmon- sister, June Belport- and son, Johnny Roberts Jr. Survived by children, Becky Hayes and family of Denver, and Debi Shumake and family of California- sister, Linda Luchetta, Pueblo- brothers, LeRoy (Elaine) Doudy, Grand Junction, and Max (Donna) Harmon, Pueblo. Also survived by her special friend, at Friend- her niece, Susan Williams- as well as numerous other nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Cremation with a service 2 p.m. Monday, Rose Chapel.
Roberts, Charles Albert
Charles Albert Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - December 02, 2004 - Charles Albert Roberts, 77, went to be with the Lord Dec. 1, 2004. Survived by his wife, Wilma of Pueblo West; sister, Charlotte (James) Payne of Denver; two daughters, Linda (Ronnie) of Pismo Beach, Calif., and Barbara (Gerald) of Pueblo; one son, Verlin (Barbie) of Hutchinson, Kan.; three granddaughters, Kendra (Scott) and Charlene (Phillip), both of Pueblo and Terra (Chris) of Kansas. Also survived by one grandson, Allan John of Sterling, Colo.; five great-grandchildren, Brianna, Anjelika, Nicole, Alicia and Austin, all of Pueblo. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4, 2004, Our Savior Lutheran Church in Pueblo West. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in his memory.
Roberts, Donald Gilbert
Donald Gilbert Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - November 17, 1986 - Donald Gilbert Roberts, 71, passed away Nov. 16, 1986, Pueblo. He was born Nov. 15, 1915, in Barnes, Kan. He is survived by his wife, June; children, Donna (Pat) Bottini and Charles (Susan) Roberts; grandchildren, Paul Bottini, Joe Bottini, Scott Roberts and Christina Roberts, all of Pueblo. Also survived by sisters, Mateel Borel and Barbara Elliott, both of Wichita, Kan., and brother, Warren Roberts of Corpus Christi, Texas. Cremation, Almont Crematory. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 1986, at the First Lutheran Church, 1515 N. Cascade Ave., Colorado Springs. Family requests the omission of flowers. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 102 W. Orman, Pueblo, Colo. 81004.
Roberts, Evelyn B.
Evelyn B. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - June 15, 1986 - Mrs. Evelyn B. Roberts, longtime Pueblo resident, passed away at a local nursing home June 12, 1986. Survived by her niece, Mrs. Barbara Prosser, Yorba Linda, Calif.; nephew, Warren Casteel, Colorado Springs, and two stepdaughters, now residing in New Jersey. Predeceased by her husband, Joseph D. Roberts. Born March 1, 1887, in Ohio and employed as a milliner at Crews-Beggs Dry Goods Co. until her retirement. Cremation.
Faris Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - February 02, 1999 - Faris Roberts, 94, passed away Jan. 30, 1999. Funeral services, 10 a.m. Thursday, at the Lamar First Baptist Church. Interment, 3 p.m. Thursday at the Clayton Memorial Cemetery, Clayton, N.M. Visitation, 1-7 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
Fred Roberts Durango Democrat November 2, 1902 Relations Were Entirely Proper Pueblo, Colo., Nov. 1 Mrs. Minnie Cooper, who, two days ago, was shot in the face by Fred Roberts, of Salt Lake, who then killed himself, is slightly better and seems to have a chance for recovery. She remains rational, and talks of the tragedy, saying that her relations with Roberts have never been anything but proper, and that the money for which she asked him by letter was money due her for salary as bookkeeper in the foundry. She says he was a good friend to her and she was aware of his infatuation, but could not marry him.
Geraldine Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - July 07, 1999 - Geraldine Roberts, 92, went to be with her Lord Jesus on July 2, 1999 , at Life Care Center. Preceded in death by her husband, Arvene- parents, Horace and Mabel Divelbiss- sisters, Gertie Schnell and Helen Richie- brothers, Horace, George and Herb Divelbiss. She is survived by her special niece, Phyllis Lister of Pueblo- sister-in-law, Irene Garrett of Longmont- Dick Divelbiss of Colorado Springs, Arthur B. Richie of Pueblo- and her very loving family at First Nazarene Church. Numerous nieces, nephews and loving friends from across the country also survive Geraldine. She will be greatly missed by all whose lives she touched. She was very involved in SRDA, SAMS Ministries at the First Nazarene Church, Pueblo Christian Women's group and Retired Telephone Operators and other wonderful ministries. Geraldine was a great Bible teacher, prayer partner and loving and caring lady. Viewing hours are 8 a.m.-noon today at the funeral home. Funeral service, 2 p.m. today, First Nazarene Church, corner of Lehigh and Stanford. Pastor Conley Henderson will officiate. In lieu of food and flowers, those who wish may contribute to the First Nazarene Church or the Gideon Memorial Fund in memory of our precious Geraldine through the funeral home office.
Roberts, Grace J.
Grace Jane Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - May 28, 2002 - Grace Jane Roberts, 95, of Canon City, passed away May 24, 2002. She is preceded in death by her husband, William H. Roberts, August 1979; and daughter, Jewel Roberts, 1953. Also preceded in death by seven brothers and two sisters. She is survived by son, Dale (Martha) Roberts; grandchildren, Carolyn (Ron) Edwards, Marilyn (Fred) Arnold and Stanley (Mary) Roberts; 11 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; and sisters, Opal Ridgeway, Margie Kimbrough and Velda Betzler. Longtime member of Family Christian Center and attended Evangelical Free Church in Canon City for seven years. Her family and friends will deeply miss her loving, devoted heart and her faithfulness to God and her family. Visitation from 1 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, at T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel with interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in memory of Grace J. Roberts to the Evangelical Free Church Library through the funeral home office.
Roberts, John E.
John E. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - March 11, 2005 - John E. Roberts, 88, passed away March 9, 2005, in Pueblo, Colo. Born Nov. 7, 1916, in Amarillo, Texas, to John W. and Theresa Roberts, who preceded him. Survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Eleanor A. Roberts; daughters, Debra (Greg) Clem, Karen (Wayne) Boroughs and Susan McTavish; grandchildren, Heather (Nate) Oswalt, Jason Clem and Travis and Kayla McTavish; great-grandchild, Hunter Oswalt; and numerous family members and friends. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, George McCarthy Historic Chapel. Inurnment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens. The family would like to give a special thank you to Westwind Horizon Heights for the special care of their loved one. Memorial contributions may be made to the activities department at Westwind Campus of Care in care of the funeral home office.
Roberts, Lee Norman
Lee Norman Roberts - Huerfano World - May 20, 2000 - Lee Norman Roberts, 90, of Aurora died May 16. Mr. Roberts was born in La Veta on Dec. 4, 1909. He married Helen Rose Jarrett, 1939. He was a refrigeration supervisor for Denver and Rio Grande Railroad for 47 years. He was a member of St. Steven's Episcopal Church and was a 32nd Degree Mason. Survivors include his wife; sons Duane of California and Barry of Aurora; stepbrothers Jerry of Aurora, John of Denver, Robert of New Mexico and Don of Del Norte; stepsister Marjorie Swift of Poncha Springs.
Roberts, Lloyd Taylor
Lloyd Taylor Reynolds - Pueblo Chieftain - March 11, 1999 - Lloyd Taylor Reynolds, 75, Pueblo, died Feb. 18, 1999, following a short illness. Born on March 18, 1923, in Rock Springs, Wyo. He was a World War II veteran. Reynolds received a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern Colorado and master's degree from the University of Northern Colorado. He was a former superintendent of Granby schools and worked as a psychotherapist for Creative Life Counseling Center. He was a member of Alcoholics Anonymous for more than 40 years- served on Friendly Harbor board of directors and facilitated a Recovery Inc. support group. His life was one of Christian service to the community. Sadly missed by friends and family. Survived by sons, Lloyd (Ellen) Hering and Gregory Hering, three grandchildren and numerous friends. Wake celebrating his life, 2 p.m. Saturday, Friendly Harbor,732 W. Sixth.
Roberts, Louise Ann
Louise Ann Roberts - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - April 23, 1963 - Murder Charge Filed Against Carson Soldier. A charge of murder was filed Monday in Pueblo against a 21-year old Ft. Carson soldier who admitted strangling a 16-year old girl in his apartment. John Adolf Conti, whose home is San Leandro, Calif., is charged with the death of Louise Ann Roberts on April 16. A charge of being an accessory after the fact was placed against 16-year old Thomas G. Stickney of Kansas City, Mo. Conti, who claimed he killed the girl when she lunged at him with a paring knife, was ordered held without bail. Stickney, a runaway, is accused of helping hide the girl's body in a basement of a nearby apartment house. His bond was set at $2,000. Conti told police that he strangled the girl last Tuesday in his apartment. The soldier, who has been AWOL from Ft. Carson, and Stickney then carried the body to the basement, wrapped it in a blanket and left it there. It was discovered Friday by Moses Hopper who investigated a "strange odor" in his basement.
Marge Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - April 03, 1986 - Marge Roberts, 57, died Tuesday, March 25, 1986, at University Hospital in Denver. She was born Aug. 3, 1928, to George and Elva Else in Pueblo, and graduated from Pueblo Central High School. In 1962, Mrs. Roberts and her family moved to Fort Morgan, where she lived until locating in Arvada in 1966. She was named Arvada's Woman of the Year in 1976, due to her involvement as a peace marcher, amnesty worker, prime organizer of the Arvada Blood Bank, board member for the Arvada Group Home for Girls, and her work with the inter-church Arvada Resources of the Mind and Spirit (ARMS). She was also concerned with civil rights and worked with the Christian Rural Overseas Program (CROP). She studied and worked for three months of 1984 in Nicaragua and in 1985 in Guatemala. She is a former member of St. Paul Methodist Church of Pueblo, First Methodist Church of Fort Morgan, and Arvada Mennonite Church. She is preceded in death by a brother, Leslie Else and a daughter, Christy Roberts. Survived by a sister, Berna Rizer, Pueblo; a brother, James Else, Richmond, Calif.; two sons, John Roberts, Boulder; and Michael Roberts, Arvada; daughter, Mrs. Don (Leslie) Norsworthy, Greeley; and a granddaughter, Amy Norsworthy, Greeley. Service, 2 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at King of Glory Lutheran Church in Arvada. Contributions may be made to the Catholic Worker Denver Soup Kitchen, 2412 Welton, Denver, Colo., 80205, or the Refugee Fund, Marion House, 14 W. Bijou, Colorado Springs, Colo., 80903.
Roberts, Margie B.
Margie B. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - August 31, 2000 - Margie B. Roberts, 80. Family and friends of Margie would like to share the news of her entrance into the kingdom of Heaven to be with her family. Departed this earth on Aug. 29, 2000. Resident of Pueblo since 1946, she was born in Richland, Ore., 1920. It was in Portland, Ore., that she met and married Charles W. "Bill" Roberts, her husband of 56 years, who survives her; as does her daughter, Rini Rae (Tom) Beeman; grandchildren, Sean and David Beeman, all of Pueblo; and brother, Dale (Marjorie) Buxton of Baker, Ore.; as well as a host of friends and extended family. She is predeceased by her parents, Hazel and Sam Buxton; and niece, Judy. Margie graduated from St. Mary's School of Nursing at Walla Walla, Wash., in 1942 and for 37 years served on general duty staffs in local hospitals in Pueblo. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Eagles Auxiliary No. 145 and was an associate member of Minnequa Nurses Alumni, as well as nursing alumni in Walla Walla, Wash. She was an avid fan of ballroom dancing and enjoyed traveling. Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 1, 2000, at Imperial Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Deborah K. Como officiating. Family will be received at 2713 Baltimore after the service. In lieu of flowers, for those who wish, contributions may be made in her memory to the Shriners Children's Hospital, or the Alzheimer's Association Rocky Mountain Chapter, 1157 W. Abriendo Ave., Pueblo, CO 81004. Visitation today at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m.
Roberts, Mary Ellen
Mary Ellen Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - November 21, 2004 - Mary Ellen Roberts , our dear mother, born June 5, 1925, passed away on November 18, 2004 in Tucson, Arizona. Cherished wife of Richard P. Roberts for 39 years. Mom leaves her loving legacy in her seven children, Cheryl Rusk (Lynda Heinig), Aric Rusk (Maureen), Barbara Rusk-Worden (David), Roxane Jones (Danny T.) and Robert Rusk, Lori Chapman (Roy), Michelle Oropeza (Manuel). Also survived by twelve grandchildren, Jody (Aimy), Collin, Leigh, Elliott, Timothy, Trisha (Aaron), Benjamin, Barry (Amy) and Ashley (Eric), Megan, Maria, Melini, Eleven great-grandchildren Hope, Devon, Natasha, Austin, Joshua, Trey, Naomi, Hannah, Clayton, Nathan, and R.J. Memorial celebration was held in Sierra Vista, AZ. In lieu of flowers please send donations to American Diabetes Association 30300 Telegraph Road, Suite 117, Bingham Farms, Michigan 48025. or the American Kidney Fund 6110 Executive Blvd. Suite 1010, Rockville, MD. 20852. Mom, your smiling face shines on us always. We will miss you.
Roberts, Mary Rose
Mary Rose Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - July 12, 1998 - Mary Rose Roberts, 79, of Canon City died July 8, 1998. Born on Jan. 8, 1919, in Crested Butte to Anton and Mary Kuretich. Mary was a loving mother, a devout Catholic and a very hard-working lady. She worked for over 25 years at the New Method Laundry and more recently for 34 years at Hilltop Market. She enjoyed crocheting, having made many beautiful afghans. Mary will be sadly missed by family and friends. Predeceased by parents- husband, Charles M. Roberts- and brothers, Andrew, Anton and John. Survived by sister, Josephine Pohl- and son, Charles A. Roberts, both of Canon City- daughter, Mary Jo Gregg, Pueblo- grandson, Sheldon A. Roberts, Canon City- great-grandchildren, Alexandra, Tinase and Alyjus- and numerous nieces and nephews. Cremation at her request. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Monday, St. Michael's Church, Canon City. Interment, Lakeside Cemetery. Friends may be greeted at the home of Josephine Pohl, 1418 S. Ninth St., Canon City, following the interment. Donations may be made to your favorite charity.
Melanie Roberts - Huerfano World - February 7, 1991 - Huerfano County Coroner Mike Antle is awaiting lab tests and investigating two deaths in Walsenburg on Sunday and Monday, one probable suicide. Melanie Roberts, 32, of Walsenburg, was found dead in her apartment on Stacy Drive, Monday, Feb. 4, 1991. Antle said preliminary tests were inconclusive but he thought perhaps her death was accidental. Tentative graveside funeral arrangement for Ms. Roberts is Thursday (today) at a site east of Walsenburg. Ms. Roberts was from Arkansas.
Roberts, Myron Charles
Myron Charles Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - February 09, 1999 - Myron Charles Roberts, 75, went to be with our Lord on Feb. 7, 1999. Born in Salida, Colo., in 1923. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and the Korean War, as a pharmacist's mate, on the U.S.S. Natrona, and the U.S.S. Vestal. He continued to serve others throughout his life. Mr. Roberts was an elementary school teacher for 33 years, as well as a principal for School District 60. He served on the vestry at St. Peter Episcopal Church, and also was a lay reader. He was an active member of Lions Club, and Knife & Fork Club. He spent many countless hours volunteering to bring food, clothing, and support to the needy. Loved and well respected by the community, a very gregarious and positive person, throughout his entire life. Myron loved to fish, read, bird watch, loved the mountains, people and, in general, just enjoyed life! Mourning his passing are his loving wife of 52 years, Sue Ann Roberts- children, Susan (Steve) Broughton, Mary Kay (Gordon) Kinley- grandchildren, Lance (Sandy) Harvey, Stephanie Broughton, Joshua Broughton, and Danny Broughton. Also mourning his passing are his sister, Kaye Harford, the entire Harford family, and his dear friends. Funeral service to be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 1999, at St. Peter the Apostle Episcopal Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter Episcopal Church, 3939 W. Pueblo Blvd., Pueblo, Colo., 81005, or Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 704 Elmhurst Place, Pueblo, Colo., 81004.
Roberts, Norman G.
Norman G. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - June 02, 1999 - Norman G. Roberts, 72, of 235 Carson Ave., Las Animas, died Monday, May 31,1999, at the Fort Lyon VA Nursing Home Hospice. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 3, 1999, at the United Methodist Church in Las Animas. Interment will be in the Fort Lyon National Cemetery. Family prefers memorials to either the Fort Lyon Hospice Unit, or the American Cancer Society through the funeral home office.
Richard Roberts - Walsenburg World August 18, 1910 - Fire Boss Killed By Fall Of Rock - Trinidad, Aug. 12, Richard Roberts, one of the last known residents of Hastings and who was fire boss in the mine of the Victor American Fuel company at that place was killed by a rock fall this morning. Roberts was walking through a narrow passage when he stumbled and fell knocking out a prop supporting some timbers dislocating a heavy boulder. He leaves a widow and four children. The funeral will be held at 10 o'clock Monday morning.
Roberts, Robert M.
Robert M. Roberts - Colorado Springs Gazette - February 9, 2007 - Robert M. Roberts was born in Trinidad, Colorado on August 23, 1921, the son of the late Owen Joseph and Ellen Margaret Roberts. The Roberts settled in Trinidad, Colorado in the late 1890s. Bob graduated from Holly Trinity High School in 1939. He graduated from St. Mary's College in San Francisco in 1947. He served in World War II in the Army Air Corp as a radar technician and waste gunner flying bombing runs from the Aleutian Islands over Japan. After the war and college, Bob served as an FBI agent working for J. Edger Hoover for 5 years. Bob returned to Colorado in 1954 working as a private investigator and as well as serving as house detective for the Brown Palace for several years. Mr. Roberts was elected as Sheriff of Adams County in 1958. He worked for Western Paving and retired as a Teamster. As a loving husband and father he leaves behind, his wife, Margaret, his seven children, Mori, Bob, Joe, Owen, Maggie, Bridget and Eileen, seventeen grand children, seven great grandchildren and a sister. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM with a Rosary at 6:30 PM on Friday, February 9, 2007 at Blunt Mortuary Chapel 2229 W. Colorado Ave. Colorado Springs, Colorado 80904. Mass will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, February 10, 2007 at Scared Heart Catholic Church 2030 W. Colorado Ave. Colorado Springs, Colorado. Interment will be at Ft. Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colorado.
Roberts, Taylor Michael
Taylor Michael Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - February 27, 1998 - Taylor Michael Roberts, 14 months of Pueblo, Colo., passed away Feb. 25, 1998. Taylor was born on Dec. 18, 1996. In his very short time of life, he taught us all how life is supposed to be with his loving heart, wonderful hugs and smiles and his very special kisses that will be missed greatly by his parents, Denise and Michael Roberts of Pueblo, and sister, Shelby Roberts. Also survived by grandparents, D.G. Huskin, Pueblo, Stella Vandenburg, Pueblo, Eileen Roberts, Chicago, and Raymond Roberts Jr., Chicago- great-grandparents, Rachel Vandenburg, Pueblo, Betty Huskin, Pueblo, Irma and Raymond Roberts, Chicago- and numerous aunts, uncles, many cousins and loving friends. Visitation, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Imperial Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Roberts, Willard L.
Willard L. Roberts - Pueblo Chieftain - March 27, 2001 - Age 76, of Pueblo, passed away March 26, 2001. Born July 16, 1924, in California. Cremation has taken place.
William Roberts Pueblo Chieftain September 12, 2006 - William "Bill" Roberts passed away Sept. 9, 2006, in Pueblo. Bill was born Feb. 12, 1939, in Iowa Falls, Iowa, and had lived in this area several years. He was an auto mechanic and enjoyed being a football and Nascar fan. Bill is survived by his children, John (Michelle) Roberts of New Mexico, Louise (Daniel) Archuleta of Colorado Springs, Jamie, Ricky, Billy Roberts and Michelle Plank; a brother, Frank (Melody) Roberts of New Mexico; two sisters, Leora (Hartsel) Ferguson of New Mexico, and Edith (Earl) Woodcock of Missouri; as well as eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Cremation in the Davis Crematory. Memorial service, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2006, Davis Memorial Chapel.
Beverly "Bev" Robertson - Pueblo Chieftain - October 07, 1999 - Beverly "Bev" Robertson, 92, longtime Kiowa County resident died Oct. 5, 1999, in Aurora. Survived by wife, Ula, of the home in Bennett, Colo.; two sons, Kenneth (Katherine) Robertson of Sierra Vista, Ariz., D. Douglas (Alberta) Robertson, Thermopolis, Wyo.; two daughters, Carol (Darrell) Wilson, Salina, Kan., and Janice (Marvin) Burroughs of Strasburg, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Graveside services, 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, 1999, at the Sugar City Cemetery. Visitation, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, and 9 a.m. until noon Friday at the Griffy Family Funeral Chapel, Ordway.
Robertson, Dennis Wayne
Dennis Wayne Robertson - Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph - December 29, 1978 - Forklift Accident Kills Resident of Pueblo West - A forklift accident at 8:10 a.m. Thursday claimed the life of Dennis Wayne Robertson, 20, of Pueblo West, according to Colorado Springs police. The vehicle was westbound on Vickers Drive when it went out of control and jumped the north curb, severing a 25-foot-high light post and throwing Robertson on the sidewalk, according to police reports. The forklift continued driver less, striking a fence at 5702 Red Onion Way, then rolled back onto Vickers Drive, continued about two blocks, hit a stop sign at the cul de sac at Vickers Drive and stopped. Robertson was rushed to Penrose Community Hospital where he died at 9:30 a.m. of massive internal injuries, police said.
Mr. James Robertson - Colorado Springs Gazette - November 21, 1941, Page 6 - Mr. James Robertson passed away at Pueblo, Colo., Wednesday evening. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. (Decker).
Robertson, John Jr.
John Robertson Jr. - Pueblo Chieftain - June 05, 2002 - John Robertson Jr. former Pueblo resident and longtime Denver resident, passed away May 30, 2002. Mr. Robertson was a member of a pioneer Pueblo family and was a mining engineer for the CF&I Steel Corp. He was a graduate of Centennial High School, class of 1942. He went on to graduate from Colorado School of Mines, class of 1949, as an Engineer of Mines. Member Pueblo Masonic Lodge 17, Society of Mining Engineers, instrumental in establishing Colorado Mining Association Education Foundation; past President of Colorado Mining Association. Life member of Saint Andrew Society, member of Centennial High School Class of 1942 Reunion Board, 1257 Engineers Combat Battalion, U.S. Army in WWII and later served in the U.S. Army Reserves. Preceded in death by parents, Florence Haines Robertson and John Robertson Sr.; wife, Mary Eileen Robertson; daughter, Carlotta Robertson Rasmussen; brother, Charles Haines Robertson. Survived by son, John (Cynthia) Robertson of Pleasanton, Calif.; four grandchildren, Brian Rasmussen, Marissa Rasmussen, Murphy Robertson and Ariane Robertson; and stepmother, Dorothy Robertson; and sister, Dianne Templeton of Buford, Ga. Visitation, 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Thursday, T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.
Robertson, Joseph H.
Joseph H. Robertson - Pueblo Chieftain - February 17, 1998 - Joseph H. Robertson died Feb. 15, 1998. Services, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Griffy Family Funeral Home in Fowler. Burial in the Fowler Cemetery. Survived by daughter, Dona Fillmore of Boone- four grandchildren, Lynn (Tom) Rusler of Avondale, Ron (Brenda) Fillmore of Fayetteville, Ark., Pat (Jerry) Summers, Fort Collins, Colo., and Don (Sue) Fillmore of Avondale- seven great-grandchildren- and one sister, Claire Beu of Beloit, Kan. Family prefers memorials to Fowler EMT Fund.
Robertson, Louis A.
Louis A. Robertson - Pueblo Chieftain - September 16, 1998 - Louis A. Robertson, 83, passed away Sept. 14, 1998. Survived by his wife, Myrle McGill Robertson, of the family home- daughter, Virginia (William) Clegg, of Holton Beach, N.C.- stepdaughter and caregiver, Shirley Jeanne McGill of Pueblo- grandchildren, Stephen (Kim) Clegg and Shana Clegg- sister-in-law, Aileen Robertson-McPherson- and faithful friends including, Mel and Mary Spence, Dr. Stephen and Debby Vialpando and Dr. Ed Mastro. Preceded in death by his brother, James Robertson. Born on May 12, 1915, in Galva, Kan. Louis was the valedictorian of Galva High School class of 1933, and graduated with a B.S. degree from Kansas State University. He was a professional licensed mechanical engineer. Much of his career was with the national defense, assisting in designing equipment for atomic submarines. From 1955 through 1966, he designed missiles for Beach Aircraft and worked with FFA approval and certification of aircraft power plants. In 1966, until his retirement, Louis worked at the Pueblo Army Depot Production Engineering Office. He was a kind man and a true gentleman. Louis loved animals, especially dogs and cats, and will be sadly missed by his beloved dog, Buffy. He was also an accomplished violinist, made his own violin and received the second-place violinist award from the state of Kansas. Member of Albert Pike Lodge No. 303 AF&AM and National Rifle Association. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. today at Roselawn Cemetery with the Rev. Ross Kershaw officiating and Masonic rites by South Pueblo Lodge No. 31 AF&AM in courtesy to his home lodge. Memorials may be made to Animal Welfare or Shriners Crippled Children's Hospital through the funeral home.
Myrle McGill Robertson - Pueblo Chieftain - October 10, 2004 - Myrle McGill Robertson, 88, passed away Oct. 7, 2004. Survived by her daughter, Shirley Jeanne McGill of Pueblo. Preceded in death by her husband, Louis A. Robertson, in 1998. Viewing at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Monday. Graveside service, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2004, at Roselawn Cemetery.
Robertson, Viva M.
Viva M. Robertson - Pueblo Chieftain - August 02, 1986 - Viva M. Robertson, 91, formerly of Manzanola, died Aug. 1, 1986, at Sharmar Nursing Home in Pueblo. Survived by three sons, Floyd (Nadine) Betterton of Westminster, Raymond Betterton of Akron, Ohio, Cecil (Zora) Betterton of Englewood; two daughters, Joan (Ray) Crone of Pueblo, Opal (Orville) Freestone of Grand Junction; one daughter-in-law, Clara Betterton of Ulysses, Kan.; 19 grandchildren and other relatives. Service, 1:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, Griffy Funeral Home Chapel in Fowler. Burial will be at Mountain View Cemetery, Manzanola.
Robida, Joseph Michael
Joseph Michael Robida - Pueblo Chieftain - March 16, 1999 - Joseph Michael Robida, 39, Loveland, formerly of Pueblo, died March 11, 1999, in Phoenix, Ariz. He was born May 18, 1959, in Pueblo. He married Patricia Jean Lovins on May 12, 1984, in Camp St. Malo, Colo. Joe graduated from the Colorado School of Mines in 1985 with a bachelor of science degree in geophysics. He was employed as an engineer at Celestica Inc. (electronics) in Fort Collins. He moved to Loveland in 1997 from Drake, Colo. He loved music, the outdoors, Colorado mountains, mountain driving and spending time with his family. Preceded in death by grandparents. Survived by wife, Patti J. Robida, Loveland- sons, Jacob John-Michael Robida and John Joseph Robida, both of Loveland- daughters, Sarah Jo Robida, Magdalene Mae Robida and Rebekah Rose Robida, all of Loveland- parents, John F. and Mickey Robida, Beulah- sisters, Linda Robida, Las Vegas, Nev., Annie Robida, Colorado Springs, and Mary (Paul)Canales, Oakland, Calif. - parents-in-law, Bill and Barbara Lovins, Estes Park, and John and Shirley McQuaid, Hamilton, Mont.- and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many friends. Funeral service, 10 a.m. today, Kibbey-Fishburn Funeral Chapel. Cremation, following the service. Memorial Mass, 10 a.m. Thursday, St. Francis Xavier Church, Pueblo, with Father Ron Roche officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Joseph Robida children's memorial fund in care of Kibbey-Fishburn Funeral Home, 1102 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland, CO, 80537
Jim Robinette - Pueblo Chieftain - March 21, 2002 - Age 56, passed away March 15, 2002. Memorial services, 11 a.m. Friday at the Wiley High School Gym.
Robino, Joseph J.
Joseph J. Robino - Huerfano World - April 21, 1994 - Joseph J. Robino, 87, of La Veta, died at the home of his son, Albert in Colorado Springs, where he had been living the past three weeks. Mr. Robino had been in failing health the past year with congestive heart failure. Born in Las Animas County in Engleville June 11, 1906 to Joseph and Mary Furno Robino, he was reared and educated in the Trinidad area and in 1928 on July 22, married Ruth Carney. In 1935, they moved to La Veta and for several years he was a partner with Charles Masinton in the grocery business. He then began his own meat processing and locker plant business, which he and his wife operated for 28 years. He later was a rural mail carrier, covering La Veta Pass and other areas. Mr. Robino was a member of Christ the King Church and had served on the Parish Council. Inactive for many years, he had belonged to La Veta Rotary Club. He spent many hours with his family and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Survivors include his wife Ruth, La Veta; three sons, Al, Colorado Springs, Paul, St. Paul, MN, and Floyd "Skip", Pueblo West, 13 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral mass was Tuesday from Christ the King Church in La Veta. Burial was in La Veta Cemetery.
Salvadore Robino - Huerfano World - June 14, 2001 - This Week in La Veta History - 1946: Joe Robino was notified of the death of his brother Salvadore in Albuquerque.
Robinson, Alfred Lloyd
Alfred "Al" Lloyd Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - July 06, 1999 - Alfred "Al" Lloyd Robinson, 75, lost his battle with cancer on July 2, 1999 .He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Preceded in death by his father, Alfred Robinson- mother, Mabel Gross Robinson- wife, Irene Mary Thomas Robinson, of 41 years. Survived by his daughter, Mariellin Albo (Frank Eberwein)- son, Les (Claudia) Robinson- five grandchildren, Cassie (Larry) May, Tammy (Cliff) Gonzales, Todd (Shana) Albo, Tami Albo (Steve Wilson) and Shawna (Tom) Rice. Also survived by seven great-grandchildren, Joshua Anthony and Mitchell Tanner May, Regan Alexandra Pena, Arrianna Gabriell and Kateline Matese Gonzales, Natasha Rena Albo and Keeley Layne Albo- cousins, Guy and Barbara Robinson, Stella, Shannon and Alica Robinson, Alve Gene and Ernestine Robinson, Richard and Sharon, Bobby and Kim Robinson, Renee and Matt Curan, Doug and Melinda and Ed and Renee Keeney, LouAnn and Roy Hockaday, Jim and Doris Robinson, Harold and Carol Robinson and numerous other cousins- special friends, Fritz and Mary Kramer. Alfred was born and raised on the old Robinson Dairy Farm, learning early the chores of a dairy including milking and herding cattle. He attended Centennial High School, leaving to join the Army in the Transportation Corps, USAR, leaving with an honorable discharge in 1953. He was a first lieutenant. He decided to try the car business, working for different dealerships, including Fortino and Jackson Chevrolet. He sold insurance and worked for Arrow Realty. He then decided he would try his own business, Colorado Motors. Owned and operated by Al, later joined in partnership with his son, Les, who eventually ran the business -- two locations, 18 years. Al belonged to the Eagles. He loved cars, especially old cars and car racing, Big Band music and country music. He especially loved his cat Curley. Visitation today, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., T.G. McCarthy. Service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Funeral Home. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Reception will be after the services at the home of son Les Robinson, 310 La Vista Road. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Diabetes Foundation or Sangre de Cristo Hospice in Al's name.
Alton Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - February 09, 2004 - Alton Robinson, 58. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium.
Robinson, Anna A.
Anna A. Robinson - Huerfano World - November 1, 1990 - Former Huerfano Anna A. Robinson, Tampa, FL, died in that city Oct. 27, 1990, following a year-long illness. Born in Toltec, she attended Walsenburg schools. She had lived in Sarasota, FL, for over 20 years and for the past two and one half years she resided in Tampa. Mrs. Robinson was retired from Ringling Bros. Circus. Survivors include two daughters, Champagne Norma Jean Green and Margaret Ann Robinson, Tampa, FL; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Margaret Ellen Styduhar, Walsenburg, Katherine Nigro, Englewood and Susie Spock, Los Angeles, CA; and three brothers, Thomas Spock, Denver, Andrew Spock and George Spock, Walsenburg. Funeral service is Tuesday, Nov. 6. Burial will follow in the International Showman's Sunset Memorial Gardens in Tampa.
Robinson, Cecil C.
Cecil C. "Rob" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - July 15, 1998 - Cecil C. "Rob" Robinson, 99, of Colorado City took his last trip to be with the Lord on July 11, 1998. Rob was an avid fisherman, golfer and hunter. His greatest enjoyment was to travel through the mountains. Through his many travels he was particularly fond of the casinos. Rob was married to his beloved wife, Margaret Robinson, for the past 69 years. Also survived by a daughter, Judith Ann (James) Ramsey- son, Floyd Dwight Robinson- sister, Thelma (James) Lowery- six grandchildren- three great-grandchildren- and numerous nieces and nephews. Contributions may be made to St. Alyosius Church, Box 186, Rye, Colo. 81069 in Rob's memory. There will be visitation from 3 to 7 p.m. today with recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m. at T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Thursday, July 16, 1998, at T.G. McCarthy Rose Chapel with interment to follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Charles Robinson Pueblo Colorado Weekly Chieftain February 5, 1880 A telegram to his mother in this city announces that Mr. Chas. Robinson, aged seventeen, son of J. M. Robinson, Esq., of the engineering department of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe, died on Thursday last at Secorro, New Mexico, of pneumonia.
Christine Dexter Robinson - Huerfano World - September 15, 1994 - Christine Dexter Robinson, 96, died at her daughter's home in Alamosa Sept. 6, 1994. Funeral service was Saturday from the United Church for Christ in Blanca with The Rev. Jack Brown of La Veta officiating. Survivors include six daughters, Velma Hasenack, Walsenburg, Elaine Hall, Alamosa, Mary Louise "Jo" Nason, Evanston, WY, Glenda Lay, Kent, WA, Barbara Erwin, Springfield, OR, and Marlene Moore, La Veta; one son, Frank "John" Robinson, Driggs, ID; 24 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren. Her husband, four sons and three daughters preceded her in death. Burial was in Hoagland Cemetery in Fort Garland.
Robinson, Elizabeth J.
Elizabeth J. "Betty" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - March 04, 1986 - Mrs. Elizabeth J. "Betty" Robinson passed away at a local hospital March 1,1986. Survived by her son, Robert W. Robinson, Pueblo, and was predeceased by her husband, William H. Robinson, Dec. 24, 1959. Born May 10, 1906, in Elma, Iowa, and had been a longtime Pueblo resident. Member of the Ascension Episcopal Church and was a graduate of the Kholor School of Nursing in Rochester, Minn., in 1929. She had been a nurse at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction and also at Parkview Episcopal Hospital, Pueblo. Service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Rouch Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Robert Schelling officiating. Concluding service and interment will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the graveside in Orchard Mesa Cemetery, Grand Junction, under the direction of the Callahan-Edfast Mortuary.
Robinson, Floyd D.
Floyd D. Robinson - Las Cruces Sun-News - March 4, 2004 - Las Cruces, NM - Floyd D. Robinson, 72, of Las Cruces, passed away on Thursday, February 26, 2004 at his home. He was born on November 9, 1931 in Santa Rita, New Mexico to Cecil and Margaret Robinson. Floyd graduated from Holy Trinity High School and Trinidad Junior College in Trinidad, Colorado. He spent 4 years in the United States Air Force as an Aircraft Mechanic and later attended UCLA where he studied Aeronautical Engineering. In 1994 he retired and moved to Las Cruces. Floyd is survived by 2 adult children, Michael Robinson of Los Angeles, California and Wendy Robinson of Virginia; his mother, Margaret Robinson of Colorado City, Colorado; his sister, Judith Ann Ramsey of Denver, Colorado; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. There will be a visitation at Graham's Mortuary, 555 W. Amador on Wednesday, March 3, 2004 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., the casket will be closed. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2004 at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, Ft. Bliss, Texas. Arrangements are with Graham's Mortuary.
Robinson, Harold E.
Harold E. Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - March 01, 1986 - Harold E. Robinson, 206 W. Abriendo, Feb. 28, 1986. Husband of Mrs. Ruth M. Robinson. Survived also by daughter, a stepson, William (Kay) Roberts of Pueblo; and four grandchildren. Mr. Robinson was a member of Pueblo Elks Lodge No. 90. He was a farmer and rancher in Kansas for many years and served as county treasurer in Osborne County, Kan., before entering the real estate business. He moved to Pueblo in January 1955 and together with his wife, Ruth, owned, and operated Mesa Realty for many years. Cremation, Almont Crematory. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Monday, George McCarthy Historic Chapel will be conducted by the Rev. Harold Tuttle, pastor of the Lake Avenue Baptist Church. The family respectfully requests the omission of food and flowers.
Robinson, Howard S.
Howard S. Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - January 12, 1987 - Howard S. Robinson, 76, late of 3108 Cheyenne, died Sunday, January 11, 1987, at a local hospital. Survived by two daughters, Sally Meadows, Kathy Robertson, both of Colorado Springs; brother, Donald B. (Lois) Robertson; of Denver, grandson, Mark Meadows, of Colorado Springs; and good friend, Patsye de Morgan, of Pueblo. Member of Pueblo Lodge No. 17 AF&AM and the Episcopal Church. Born August 2, 1910, in Denver. Private services.
Robinson, Irene C.
Irene C. Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - February 04, 2004 - Irene C. Robinson, 94, passed away Feb. 2, 2004. Preceded in death by her husband, C.W. Robinson on Sept. 22, 1964. Survived by her children, Bill (Jo) Robinson of San Ramon, Calif., Ed Robinson of Pueblo and Earl (Mary) Robinson of Cape Cod, Mass.; brother, Fletcher Chaffee of Oklahoma City, Okla.; grandchildren, John Robinson, Kathryn White, Carolyn, Sarah, Christopher and Michael Robinson; and great-grandchildren, Drew Robinson, Aiden and Emma White. Irene was born July 19, 1909, in Snyder, Texas. Member of Central Christian Church and Fidelity Chapter No. 144, O.E.S. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2004, at Central Christian Church, 1902 N. Hudson, with the Rev. Dr. David Chambers officiating.
Robinson, Irvin T.
Irvin T. "Robbie" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - September 27, 1986 - Irvin T. "Robbie" Robinson, a Pueblo resident for 47 years, passed away Sept 25, 1986. Mr. Robinson was a member of Park Hill Baptist Church He retired from CF&I in 1974 after 40 years of service. He was preceded in death by a son Myron Aldwine Huscher, in 1961. Survivors include his wife, Thelma Robinson, of the family home; three sons, Bernard Robinson of Denver, Arnold (Charlotte) Robinson of Cotopaxi and Dwaine (Adele) Huscher of Hartford, Conn.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Leonard and Kenneth Robinson of Colorado Springs; one sister, Stella Metcalf of Fort Scott, Kan.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Adrian Comer Garden Chapel, with the Rev. Leaon Griswold of Park Hill Baptist Church officiating. Interment will be at the Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs. The family respectfully requests the omission of flowers. Those who wish may make donations to the American Cancer Society through the funeral home office. The family may be contacted at the family home.
Robinson, James H.
James H. Robinson Pueblo Indicator December 19, 1914 Insurance Money Among the long list of death payments made by the western fraternity of Woodmen of the World by its November assessments were the following in Pueblo: Carrie Covars, widow of John F. Covars, $3,000; Clara Hitchins Collins, widow of John A. Collins, $2,000; Minnie Bergt, widow of William C. Bergt, $1,000; Katherine Evans, widow of David H. Evans, $2,000; Mary J. Robinson, widow of James H. Robinson, $2,000; Frances M. Warren, widow of John A. Warren, $2,000; Ada C. Townsend, sister of Albert D. Chapman, $2,000. In none of these cases had total payments to their camps amounted to one-fourth of the sums received by the heirs. Indeed, Mr. Bergt had paid in only $54, while Covars, who had been a member since 1890, had paid a total of $602.80. The previous month there were four beneficiaries in Pueblo in similar amounts.
Janet Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - November 6, 1987 - Janet Robinson, 71, of 346 St. Vrain Ave., Las Animas, died Nov. 4, 1987, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital in Pueblo. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Griffy and Horber Funeral Chapel, Las Animas. Interment, Las Animas Cemetery.
Rev. John Robinson, OSB - Pueblo Chieftain - May 06, 1999 - Rev. John Robinson, OSB, of Canon City. Mass of the resurrection will be celebrated on Friday, May 7, 1999, at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Abbey. Principal celebrant, Rt. Rev. Kenneth C. Hein, OSB, Abbot of the Holy Cross Abbey. Rosary recited at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 6, 1999, and recitation of the body and evening prayer at 5:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 6, 1999, at the Holy Cross Abbey Chapel.
Robinson, John W. (Child of)
Little Boy Robinson Pueblo Colorado Weekly Chieftain May 23, 1878 A little son of Mr. John W. Robinson, who resides on the Upper Greenhorn was bitten by a large rattlesnake on Thursday about twelve o'clock. Notwithstanding the efforts of a physician aided by the family, the little sufferer died early Friday morning.
Robinson, Lillian E.
Lillian E. (Bunnie) Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - July 29, 1997 - Lillian E. (Bunnie) Robinson, 93, of Las Animas died in Pueblo on July 27, 1997. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Kuhns Chapel, 529 Carson, Las Animas. Interment will follow in Las Animas Cemetery. Memorials may be made to charity of your choice.
Robinson, Lillie Kate
Lillie Kate Robinson - Huerfano World - January 19, 1989 - Gene Morrow was called out of town suddenly. Her mother, Lillie Kate Robinson, died last Saturday, Jan. 7, in Palestine, TX, where she had lived all of her life. Gene was gone for more than a week, visiting with her mother in her last days and taking care of all those sad things afterwards.
Robinson, M. M.
M. M. Robinson Pueblo Colorado Daily Chieftain May 21, 1874 We learn that M. M. Robinson who was sent out by the commissioner of the General Land Office at Washington, D. C., to investigate and report the Las Animas Land Grab, died last week at his home in Washington.
Robinson, Maria F.
Maria F. "Mary" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - February 16, 2005 - Maria F. "Mary" Robinson, of Pueblo. Passed away Feb. 14, 2005. Born Nov. 26, 1919, in Questa, N.M. Preceded in death by husband, Ray Robinson; daughter, Mary Garcia; parents, Miguel and Genara Vigil; special friend, Lucio Flores. Survived by daughters, Edith (Vic) Martinez, Georgia (Ray Valdez) Orcutt; nephew, Raymond Bane; brothers, Nerio (Edith) Vigil, Reginaldo (Tila) Vigil; and also 17 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation, 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday and funeral service, 10 a.m. Thursday; both at Romero Chapel. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at Romero Courtesy Hall after interment.
Robinson, Mary A.
Mary A. Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - November 26, 2004 - Mary A. Robinson, 86, passed away Nov. 23, 2004. Born April 26, 1918, to Edger and Maude Harding, who preceded her in death; along with her infant son, William Leslie Robinson; husband, Earl L. Robinson on Sept. 7, 1992; sisters, Lillian Applegate, Helen Harding; and brother, Lindsey Harding. Mary and Earl were married March 27, 1943. Survived by her son, Charles (Carrie) Robinson; grandchildren, Neal (Yvette) Robinson, David (Amanda) Robinson; great-grandchildren, Angelica, Alex, Skylar, Davian, Sariah; and niece, Rachel Mitten; and special long-time friend and bridge player, Dorothy Carver. Mary was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Mary was a volunteer at the Blind Club. She also loved to play bridge, gardening, and beating her grandchildren at croquet. At her request, a private family service has been held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to National Federation for the Blind, 1225 N. Main, Suite 205, Pueblo, CO, 81003, in her memory.
Robinson, Michael Dale
Michael Dale Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - November 17, 2004 - Michael Dale Robinson, 39, passed away Nov. 11, 2004 in Woodbridge, VA. Preceded in death by his father Curtis Robinson II. Survived by his mother Verna Robinson of Pueblo, CO, children Derrale Robinson, Tamika Robinson and Amber Robinson all of Phoenix, AZ. Brothers: Andre Q. Robinson, Pueblo, Derwin S. Robinson, Waco, TX, Mark D. Robinson, Renton, WA, Curtis W. Robinson III, Denver, CO. Michael was born Feb. 4, 1965 in Rockford, IL. He resided in Pueblo 1971- 1983 when he moved on to explore his life. Michael worked for the Federal Government in Alexander, VA. He enjoyed sports, jazz, family functions and being around friends. He also was a member of First A.M.E. Church. Viewing of the body will be Wed., 11/17/04, 7pm- 8pm at Angelus Chapel, 1102 E. Evans. Funeral service will be held Nov. 18, 2004 at 11am, First A.M.E. Church, 613 W. Mesa. Interment will follow at Imperial Cemetery. Family and friends will be received at 1815 Jerry Murphy.
Robinson, Phyllis Ann
Phyllis Ann Robinson - Colorado Springs Gazette - June 6, 2003 - Phyllis Ann Robinson, 61, died June 3, 2003 in Colorado Springs after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was a Native of Colorado, born April 5, 1942 in Trinidad to Fermin & Sadie (Cordova) Garcia. She moved to Colorado Springs in 1948 and graduated from Harrison High School. She married Bernard Zadrowski in 1963. Phyllis was an avid reader, loved dancing and even more so, loved being with her family and friends. She is survived by her father, her long-lasting friend, Zack, a daughter, Marie Angela "Angie" Zadrowski and husband, Maurice Campbell; a son, Bernard B. "Bernie" Zadrowski and his wife, Shannan; daughter, Maria Christina "Christy" Robinson; five grandchildren, Brian Martinez, Michelle Martinez, Steven Yeager, Lillie Madison Zadrowski and Dillon Michael Tuminelli; a brother, James I. Garcia and wife, Carla, and a sister, Frances A. Busemeyer and husband, Jerry, and numerous Nieces and Nephews. A Rosary will be held on Friday, June 6, at 10:30 a.m., with the Mass following at 11:00 a.m., at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 2030 W. Colorado Ave. Memorial contributions may be made to the Odyssey Health Care, 4465 Northpark, #400, Colorado Springs, CO 80907.
Robinson, Ralph R.
Ralph R. Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - February 28, 1987 - Ralph R. Robinson, 56, of 29923 County Farm Road, passed away Feb. 27, 1987. Survivors include his wife, Ella Mae Robinson, of the family home; sisters, Gertrude (Elden) Gibaroff, Seattle, Wash., Phyllis (Norman) Dean, North Stonington, Conn.; Jean (Norman) Knisle, Whitehouse, Texas; LaVonne (Henry) Harmen, Pueblo; brother, Richard (Verna) Robinson, Pueblo; numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents, Ray and Beulah Robinson; a sister, Louise, and brothers, Robert and Roland. He owned and operated Sunset Exxon Servicenter, 1961 to 1976; served in Colorado National Guard and the U.S. Army in the Korean Conflict; was an avid Amateur Radio operator, active 4-H leader, and member of Pueblo Open Heart Club. Graveside services 2 p.m. Monday, Roselawn Cemetery, conducted by Dr. Phillip Greene of Bethel Methodist Church. Family respectfully requests omission of food and flowers; those who wish may make memorials to Rocky Mountain Heart Research Institute, 1955 Pennsylvania, Suite 205, Denver, Colo., 80203-1331. At his request, no viewing or visitation. Friends are welcome at the family home.
Robinson, Richard R.
Richard R. "Bus" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - May 22, 2000 - Richard R. "Bus" Robinson, departed this life May 20, 2000. He was born Nov. 9, 1922, and was a lifetime Pueblo resident. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Beulah Robinson; his brothers, Robert, Ralph and Roland; and a sister, Ruth. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Verna; and his stepchildren, Garrick (Olma) Booth, Wenatchee, Wash., Brian Booth, Pueblo, and Beverly (Tim) Spears, Albuquerque, N.M.; grandchildren, Stephanie (Danny) Smith, Pueblo, Emily Booth, San Francisco, Calif., Marissa and Collin Spears, Albuquerque, Leanne (Merle) Bowen, Byers, Colo., Heidi (Dale) Robertson, Oshkosh, Wis.; and five great-grandchildren; sisters, LaVonne Harmen, Pueblo, Gertrude Gebaroff, Seattle, Wash., Phyllis Dean, Stonington, Conn., Jean Ann Krisle, Tyler, Texas; brothers and sisters-in-law, Virginia Brase, Paul and Ileta Pierson, Mike and Marilyn Pierson, Lamar, Colo., John and Phyllis Pierson, Canon City, Colo., Earl and Ella Mae Mead, Pueblo, and Donna Robinson, Colorado Springs; also nieces and nephews and many dear friends. Bus was employed at CF&I until the onset of World War II. He served in the U.S. Army from 1942-45 as an Engineman operating an LCM landing craft in the South Pacific. After being discharged, he returned to Pueblo and began his career as a skilled automotive mechanic. He worked for a number of Pueblo auto agencies, operating an auto repair shop for a short time, then opened one of the first service stations in Belmont. He was owner of Belmont Exxon from 1958-1967. He was employed by the University of Southern Colorado as head of the Transportation Department from 1970 until his retirement in 1984. His retirement years were richly rewarding. He enjoyed the time spent with his lunch and coffee buddies, his large and loving family, and many days spent at the mountain home he built in Howard. Bus had a special zest for living which was expressed through his love for family, friends, food and fun. He was a "good guy." Services will be held Wednesday, May 24, 11 a.m., at George McCarthy Historic Chapel, 401 Broadway, with military honors by the Pueblo Ritual Team. Visitation, 10-11 a.m. before service. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice in care of the funeral home office.
Stella "Granny" Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - December 25, 2003 - Stella "Granny" Robinson, 87, joined her husband, and daughter, in their heavenly home on Dec. 21, 2003. She was born Dec. 6, 1916, in Fox, Okla., to Thomas and Bessie Pruitt, who preceded her; along with her loving husband of 58 years, Alfred Robinson; and daughter, Dorothy Robinson. Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Barbara (Wayne) Keeney and Richard Guy (Barbara) Robinson of Pueblo; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Frances Cross of Ft. Lupton, Colo.; sister-in-law, Earnestine Robinson of Pueblo; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends. Stella was co-owner of Robinson's Grocery and Robinson's Master Steam of Pueblo. In the 1950s, she was also a dispatcher with the volunteer fire department, and all fire department calls were directed to her at her grocery store. After retirement, she enjoyed WWF Wrestling, western movies and being with her family. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday. Funeral service, 1 p.m. Friday, at Imperial Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the West Park Volunteer Fire Department.
Robinson, Virginia Mae
Virginia Mae Gomez Robinson - Pueblo Chieftain - October 24, 2002 - Virginia Mae Gomez Robinson, 73, passed away Oct. 13, 2002, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Born March 31, 1929, in Pueblo, Colo., to the union of Clara Mae Haywood and Nathaniel Whitney. Both parents preceded her in death. Survived by her children, Skyler Gomez and David Leroy Gomez, both of Colorado Springs, and Adrienne Goetz, San Diego, Calif.; brother, Joseph Smith, Pueblo, Colo.; nine grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2002, at Angelus Funeral Home, 2535 Airport Road, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Robinson, William H.
William H. Robinson - Garden City Telegram August 20, 2005 Garden City, KS - William H. Robinson, 87, died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2005, at Webco Manor Nursing Home in Marshfield, Mo. He was born Dec. 8, 1917, in Mondamin, Iowa, to William Earl and Ruby Erma Cooper Robinson. A Marshfield resident since 2002, moving from Garden City, Mr. Robinson had been a pump operator for Northern Natural Gas Co. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, American Legion and Elks Lodge, all at Garden City, and was a B-26 bomber pilot during World War II, serving with the U.S. Army Air Corps. In October 1946, he married Evelyn "Lynn" Brannon. She died in January 1974. On Sept. 20, 1975, he married Sally Spencer in Walsenburg, Colo. She died Aug. 3, 1995, in Wichita. He also was preceded in death by two brothers, Dale K. and George L. Robinson; and a sister, Bonnie L. Winter. Survivors include three sons, Wm. Gary Robinson of Marshfield, Douglas A. Robinson of Denver, and Mark W. Robinson of Walsenburg; two stepdaughters, Joy Farr of Denver, and Leslie Hodson of Liberal; a brother, Mervin Robinson, and a sister, Virginia Patterson, both of Garden City; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday at Price & Sons Funeral Home, Garden City, with the Rev. Robert Cousins officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Garden City. Visitation hours are 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. to service time Monday at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be sent in care of priceandsons.com. Memorials are suggested to the church, in care of the funeral home, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.
Robison, Charlie M.
Charlie M. Robison - Pueblo Chieftain - June 13, 1986 - Charlie M. Robison, 80, of Route 2, Las Animas, died June 11, 1986, at La Junta Medical Center Nursing Home. Former longtime Crowley, Colo., resident. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Griffy and Horber Funeral Chapel, Las Animas. Interment, Hasty Cemetery.
Flossie Robison - Pueblo Chieftain - June 17, 1999 - Flossie Robison passed away June 13, 1999 in Whittier, Calif., where she had lived since 1984. A longtime Pueblo resident, she was the wife of the late Kenneth Robison. Survived by her daughter Lavelle L. Basham of Prescott, Ariz., and son Dr. Klane E. Robison of La Verne, Calif., four grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Graveside service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday, June 21, 1999 at Roselawn Cemetery.
Robison, Ruth Pearl
Ruth Pearl Robison - Pueblo Chieftain - August 26, 1986 - Ruth Pearl Robison, Aug. 24, 1986. Born Feb. 25, 1906, in Lindsey, Okla., to Richard Pinn Cotten and Amanda Cotten. Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Elbert L. Snow; a son, George R. Snow; three grandchildren, one step-grandchild, three brothers and two stepbrothers. She leaves to mourn her husband, James Guy Robison of the family home, 2804 E. 13th Street, Pueblo; six daughters, Franseene (Thomas) Frazier, Martha (John) Shopshire, Connie Mae (Donald) Espinosa, Betty (Lee) Bryant, Francis Joann (Lonny) Vayle, and Donna (John) Cox, all of Pueblo. Survived also by stepdaughter, Betty (Truel) Harris, St. Louis, Mo.; a brother, Ewin (Doris) Cotten, Red Bluff, Calif.; 26 grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren, 51 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. In addition, she is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and a special friend and neighbor, Rosa Baker. She and Mr. Robison were members of Central Christian Church where the service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday by Dr. Charles Whitmer and Dr. Robert W. Daniel. Interment, Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive friends at 9 MacAlester Road, Pueblo.
Roblek, A. Juanita
A. Juanita Roblek - Pueblo Chieftain - October 14, 1986 - A. Juanita Roblek was born Jan. 5, 1922, and died Oct. 12, 1986. She was a former gray lady at St Mary-Corwin Hospital and had been married to Robert F. Roblek for 42 years. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, R. Douglas (Linda) Roblek, J. Rick (Beth Anne) Roblek, Judy (Bob) Vickers, Larry (Christine) Roblek, C. Greg Roblek and six grandchildren. She was the sister of June Bruce, Joseph Cissell, and Leon Cissell. Daughter-in-law of Mary Roblek and sister-in-law of Rudell Marshall. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and friends. Recitation of the rosary at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Rose Chapel, T.G. McCarthy Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Shrine of St. Therese with Father Joseph McGuin-ness as the celebrant. Entombment in Roselawn Cemetery. The family will greet Mends at 103 Argyle. Contributions may be made to the Juanita Roblek Memorial Fund through the funeral home, visitation from noon until service time Tuesday and at the church prior to the Mass. Wednesday.
Roblek, Mary A.
Mary A. Lest Roblek - Pueblo Chieftain - July 23, 2002 - Mary A. Lest Roblek, lifetime Pueblo resident until moving to Colorado Springs in 1982 with her late husband, Robert I. Roblek. In September 1984 Mrs. Roblek began residence with her daughter, Rudell R. Marshall, where she resided in Colorado Springs until her death, July 20, 2002. Born and reared in Pueblo, Mrs. Roblek was the third born child of 15 children, born to Frank and Johanna Lest. Mrs. Roblek was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church, Colorado Springs. Preceded in death by her husband in March 1984. Mrs. Roblek enjoyed bowling leagues. Survivors include her daughter, Rudell R. Marshall, Colorado Springs; a son, Robert F. Roblek, Pueblo; three sisters, Freda Bruening, Ohio, Georgia Pannunzio, Florida, and Catherine Vider, Pueblo; and following grandchildren, Doug Roblek, Rick Roblek, Judy Vickers, Larry Roblek, Greg Roblek, Rob Marshall, Colette Rowland and Lynn (Rick) Meyers; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Thursday, Shrine of St. Therese. Entombment, Roselawn Cemetery.
Robles, Anthony Paul
Anthony Paul Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - February 08, 1999 - Anthony Paul Robles, 43, of Colorado Springs, formerly of Pueblo, passed away Feb. 5, 1999. Born Jan. 25, 1956, in Pueblo. Preceded in death by his parents, Pasqual and Rose Robles- and one sister, Rosemarie Robles. Survived by his loving wife, Barbara Robles of the family home in Colorado Springs- children, Dolores (Charlie) Hurtado, Yuma, Ariz., Timothy J. Mendez, Yuma, Ariz., Christina Mendez, Phoenix, Ariz., Tony (Rachel) Mendez Jr., Phoenix, Ariz., Paulina Mendez, Phoenix, Ariz., and Christopher (Michelle) Mendez, Yuma, Ariz.- brothers, Ron (Theresa) Robles, Pueblo, and Mike (Ruby) Robles, Colorado Springs- sisters, Laura Robles, Pueblo, and Liz Robles, Dallas, Texas- 18 grandchildren- also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends. Anthony enjoyed motorcycle riding, sports and the outdoors, and was an avid Bronco fan. Viewing, Monday, 1-7 p.m. and Tuesday, 1-5 p.m. at Romero Chapel. Vigil rosary, Tuesday, 7 p.m. and funeral Mass, Wednesday, 10 a.m., both at Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Celebrant, Rev. Ervin Schmitt. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. Relatives and friends will be received at 2104 Hollywood.
Aurelia Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - November 1, 1987 - Aurelia Robles, 86, passed at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital on Oct. 30, 1987. Mrs. Robles is survived by three children, William (Frances) Robles, Lupe (David) Roybal and Lydia (Leo) Marquez, all of Pueblo; daughter-in-law, Loretta Robles of Gardena, Calif.; 15 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Robles also is survived by two sisters, Mary (Jose Maria) Robles of Pueblo, Asencion (Baudelio) Avila of Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico; and three brothers, Francisco (Nefi) Rivas of San Jose, Calif., Juan (Raquel) Rivas and Angel (Josefina) Rivas of Zacatecas, Zac., Mexico. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jose Pablo Robles in 1970, and one son, Joe "Joeba" Robles in 1981. Mrs. Robles was born on Aug. 24, 1901, in Zacatecas, Zac., Mexico, and was a Pueblo resident since 1922. She was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Mass of Christian Burial at 7 p.m. today at Our Lady of the Assumption. Rosary recitation at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2, 1987, at Our Lady of the Assumption with Father Raymond Grimes officiating. Interment, Via Crucis, Imperial Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends at the home of her daughter, Lupe Roybal, 129 Penn Ave., Pueblo.
Robles, Jose M.
Jose M. "Chema" Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - November 12, 1987 - Jose M. "Chema" Robles, 1545 Pine, departed this life Nov. 10, 1987, at St. Mary-Corwin Hospital, Pueblo resident since 1919, he was born Sept. 22, 1900, in Mezquitc Jalisco, Mexico. He retired from CF&I and was a member of Logia 16 de Septembre No. 80, St. Francis Xavier Church. Predeceased by his first wife, Soledad Aguilera. Survivors include his second wife, Maria Rivas-Robles; children, Roberto (Betty) Robles, Westminster, (Terry) Robles, Guam, Sabina (Ernesto) Barrios, Brownsville, Texas, Maria I. Melendez, Rosemead, Calif. Survived also by 14 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, including Lupe (David) Roybal, Lydia (Leo) Marquez, Guillermo (Frances) Robles, all of Pueblo, and a host of other relatives and friends. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Thursday, Mass of the Resurrection 10 a.m. Friday, both services, St. Francis Xavier Church with the Rev. Paul Mendrick celebrant. Family will receive friends at the home.
Robles, Kristan Melanie
Kristan Melanie Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - June 30, 1986 - Kristan Melanie Robles departed this life June 29, 1986, at Fitzsimmons Army Hospital, Denver. A lifetime Pueblo resident, she was born Jan. 28, 1982, in Pueblo and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Survivors include her parents, Christopher and Diana Robles of Denver; a sister, Alisha Robles, Denver; grandparents, Manuel "Chuck" (Mary) Robles, Pueblo, Mary Martinez, Pueblo, Joe Martinez, Denver; great-grandmothers, Mary Luna and Gregoria Robles, both of Pueblo; several aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. Rosary recitation, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Mass of the Angels, 10 a.m. Thursday, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, the Rev. Victor Robles S. J., celebrant. Interment, Roselawn. Family will receive friends at 1812 Brimmer and 3919 Sheffield Lane.
Robles, Maria Luisa
Maria Luisa Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - November 9, 2004 - Maria Luisa Robles, 62, of Pueblo. Visitation, 3 to 5 p.m. today, and 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Romero Chapel. Funeral Mass, noon Wednesday, at Mount Carmel Church.
Robert Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - April 11, 2006 - Robert Robles, 63, Englewood, formerly of Pueblo, died on April 7, 2006, at Swedish Medical Center in Denver. Born in Pueblo, he was the son of Patricia and the late Arthur Robles. He received his B.A. degree from Metro State College in 1974. He worked as a claims processor for the Social Security Administration. He was predeceased by his infant son, Gerard; and father, Arthur. Robert is survived by his loving wife, Mary Robles; children, Adrian, Nicolette, Gemma and Nona. He also is survived by his mother, Patricia; brothers and sisters, Patricia (Phil) Gallegos, Felix, Tim (Nancy), Richard (Roberta), Jessica (David) Avila, Victor, Charles (Lisa), Joseph (Denise), Rudy (Joann), Daniel (Cheryl), Anna Marie (Greg) Chavez and Kathleen (Greg) Lopez; and numerous nieces and nephews. Rosary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Advantage Runyan Stevenson Mortuary, 6425 W. Alameda, Lakewood. Funeral Mass, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Mount Carmel Church, 5612 S. Hickory, Littleton.
Robles, Ruben Manquera
Ruben Manquera Robles - Pueblo Chieftain - February 12, 1999 - Ruben Manquera Robles, 25, departed this life Feb. 6, 1999, as a result of an automobile accident. Mr. Robles was born June 5, 1973, in El Valle Chihuahua, Mexico, to the union of Raymundo Manquera and Maria Luisa Robles. He is preceded in death by his stepfather, Manuel Meza, in January 1998. Ruben worked for AAA Roofing Co. of Pueblo. He was a very hard worker and was his mother's right hand. Ruben was the first to graduate of his family with the Central class of 1992. Ruben loved to dance and was always willing to give a helping hand. Survived by his mother, Maria Robles-Meza, Pueblo- father, Raymundo Manquera, Chihuahua, Mexico- son, Ty- siblings, Raymundo (Gloria) Robles, Victor (Beatrice) Robles, Fermin Robles, Jaime, David and Ana Luisa Meza, Dora Morales, Luis Carlos Morales and Ortencia Morales- special friends, Tamisha McCulley and Carl and Angie Parlapiano- and numerous relatives and friends. Visitation, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. today, Angelus Chapel. Rosary, 7 p.m. today. Funeral Mass, 10 a.m. Saturday. Both services at St. Joseph Church, Blende, Father Roberto Carden officiating. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. A memorial fund has been setup at Minnequa Bank of Pueblo.
Robson, Matthew E.
Matthew E. Robson - Pueblo Chieftain - June 24, 1987 - Matthew E. Robson, 77, passed away June 22, 1987, at Penrose Hospital. Mr. Robson is survived by his wife, Mildred Robson of Pueblo; three children, Myrna (Elmer) Schmitt, Roderick (Charlotte) Robson, all of Colorado Springs; Michael (Carol) Robson of Wisconsin; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He is survived also by one sister, Edna (Darrel) Foster of Missouri. Mr. Robson was born June 17, 1910, in Illinois, and was a Pueblo resident for the past 36 years. He was employed at the Colorado State Hospital until retirement. Visitation from 10 a.m. to service time today at Imperial Funeral Home. Private service for family only, 2 p.m. today at Imperial Chapel with Randy Wheeler of Sunnyside Christian Church officiating. Interment, Hillcrest, Imperial Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to your favorite charity.
Mildred Robson - Colorado Springs Gazette - March 9, 2001 - Mrs. Mildred Robson, 88, died March 6, 2001, in Colorado Springs. She was a psychiatric technician. Mrs. Robson was born Oct. 20, 1912, in Bloomfield, Neb., to William and Sophia Johnson, who are deceased. She was married to Matthew Robson, who is deceased. She is survived by two sons, Roderick and Michael; a daughter, Myrna Schmitt; two daughters-in-law, Charlotte and Carol; seven grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Imperial Memorial Gardens Chapel, 5459 Highway 78 West, Pueblo, (719) 564-0920. Inurnment will be at Imperial Memorial Gardens.
Robson, Roberta Jean
Roberta Jean Robson Albuquerque journal October 1, 2000 - Roberta Jean Robson, a resident of Albuquerque for the past 20 years, passed away Thursday, September 28, 2000. She was born January 19, 1910 at Trinidad, Colorado. Mrs. Robson is survived by her son, Dr. Pennington Wimbush and his wife, Linda of Dillon, CO; her grandchildren, Robina Griggs of Jasper, MO and Emily Vezina of Metairie, LA; and by two great-grandchildren. There will be no services held locally. Sunrise Society of New Mexico is serving the family of Mrs. Robson, 891-8200.
Winston Robtoy - Pueblo Chieftain - September 08, 1998 - Winston Robtoy, 74, of Kersey, Colo., died Aug. 27, 1998. Service, 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, 1998, at the home of his daughter, Penny Pazier, in Longmont. Howe Mortuary, Longmont, Colo.
Robush, D. Virginia
D. Virginia Robush - Pueblo Chieftain - March 16, 2002 - Passed away March 14, 2002, in Pueblo. Virginia was born Sept. 26, 1927, in Ada, Okla., and had lived in Pueblo since 1960. She was a caring and nurturing person who always pulled for the underdog. She served people in life and as a waitress. Her survivors include her husband, Robert; her children, Ginnie L. Reed, Donald (Vanessa) Reed, Cynthia J. (Fred) Robush-Knighton; sister, Geneva Butts; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Mrs. Robush will lie in state at the mortuary from noon until 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2002, in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4720 Surfwood Lane. Interment will follow in the Lakeside Cemetery in Caρon City.
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