The Tri-County Obituary Project

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



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Sciortino, Joseph
Joseph Sciortino - Pueblo Chieftain - December 10, 1997 - Joseph Sciortino, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 9, 1997. Survived by his wife of 58 years, Rosalie Sciortino and children, Sam (Barbara) Sciortino, Kirkwood, Mo., Lillian Sciortino (Tom Pomeleo) and Louis (Georgia) Sciortino. Grandfather of Tammy (Greg) Greenwood, Denver, Colo., David (Heather) Novak, Tom Sciortino and Jeff Sciortino, all of Pueblo, Colo., Barbara Sciortino (Mike Haight), Chris (Ann) Sciortino, Scott (Wendy) Sciortino, all of Kirkwood, Mo. Great-grandfather of David II, Denton, Dru and Drake Novak and special friend, Rosemarie Billick, all of Pueblo, Colo. Also survived by sister, Lena Accomando, Houston, Texas- sisters-in-law, Katherine Sciortino, San Diego, Calif., and Rose Sciortino, Pueblo, Colo. Preceded in death by his parents- sisters, Mary (Jim) Amore, Josephine (Joe) Vaccaro- brothers, Charles Sciortino and Sam Sciortino- numerous sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. Mr. Sciortino retired from CF&I Steel Corporation after 39 years of service. He enjoyed his family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He enjoyed the Italian family gatherings every Sunday for spaghetti and meatballs. Family was the greatest importance in Joe's life. He enjoyed fishing and working in his garden. Mr. Sciortino was a member of the Fin & Feather Club. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends. In lieu of food and flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association in care of the funeral home office. Funeral Mass, Thursday, 10 a.m., Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery.

Sciortino, Rosalie Mary
Rosalie Mary Colletti Sciortino - Pueblo Chieftain - July 06, 2000 - Rosalie Mary Colletti Sciortino went to be with the Lord on July 2, 2000. She was born Nov. 17, 1918, in Atchison, Kan., to Louis and Josephine Colletti. Rosalie was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Joseph Sciortino, to whom she was married on June 23, 1939. She will always be remembered as the most loving and wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, and friend that she was and for her zest for life. She cooked spaghetti every Sunday and many relatives and friends enjoyed the flavors of her sauce and Italian cookies. She loved to cook, travel, and visit her family and friends. Beloved mother of Sam (Barbara) Sciortino, Kirkwood, Mo., Lillian (Tom) Pomeleo, Pueblo West, and Louis (Georgia) Sciortino, Pueblo. Adored grandmother of Tammy (Greg) Greenwood, Denver, David (Heather) Novak, Tom and Jeff Sciortino, all of Pueblo, Barbara (Mike) Haight, Chris (Ann) Sciortino, and Scott (Wendy) Sciortino, all of Kirkwood, Mo. Most precious great-grandmother of David II, Denton, Dru and Drake Novak, Pueblo, and Brittan Haight of Kirkwood, Mo. Also survived by her sister, Cecilia (Sam-deceased) Rotolo, Denver; and brothers, Joseph (Frances) Colletti, Tony (Marge) Colletti, Pueblo, and Salvatore Colletti, Eads, Colo.; sisters-in-law, Katherine (Charles-deceased) Sciortino, San Diego, Calif., and Lena (John-deceased) Accomando, Houston, Texas; lifelong friend, Rosemarie Billick, and special person, Barbara Jiron, who took care of her daily; as well as numerous nieces and nephews who loved and respected her. She is preceded in death by brothers, Daniel (Lena) Colletti and Jim (Mary) Amore; mother- and father-in-law, Lilia and Salvatore Sciortino, whom she cared for during 20 years of their illness. Mrs. Sciortino was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church and American Business Women's Association Rocky Mountain Chapter, who named her the 1992 Woman of the Year. She worked part time at Crews Beggs/Joslins. Visitation, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Rosary, Friday, 7 p.m., and Funeral Mass, Saturday, 10 a.m., Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation or St. Jude's Children's Hospital in her memory through George McCarthy Funeral Home. The family may be contacted at the home of Lillian and Tom Pomeleo, 358 S. Montecito, Pueblo West, or Louis and Georgia Sciortino, 5 Chautard Circle, Pueblo.

Sciortino, Rose
Rose Sciortino - Pueblo Chieftain - March 05, 2000 - Rose Sciortino, 94, born June 17, 1905, passed away March 4, 2000. Preceded by husband, Salvatore "Lou" Sciortino; sisters, Virginia Cardinale and Josephine Pomeleo; brothers, Carl Pomelee, Leo, Jasper and Pete Pomeleo. Survived by children, Salvatore "Sam" (Janet) Sciortino and Vincent Sciortino; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Thomas (Josephine) Pomeleo; also numerous nieces and nephews. Rose was a wonderful mother and will be sadly missed by her sons. She worked at the P.A.D. for 18 years, was an excellent cook and loved to crochet and sit and talk. Viewing, Monday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Rosary, Monday, 7 p.m. and funeral Mass, Tuesday, 10 a.m., both services at Holy Family Church. Interment, Roselawn Cemetery. In lieu of food, flowers and donations, the family respectfully requests that you share a memory of Rose and have a nice day.

Sclar, Irwin F.
Irwin F. Sclar – Huerfano World – May 2, 2002 - Irwin F. (Ran) Sclar, of Walsenburg, passed away April 25, 2002 at Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center. Born in Brooklyn, NY, to Meyer and Sylvia Sclar in 1927. He is survived by his wife, Paula Hiatt, of Walsenburg; sons, Bradley (Carolyn) Sclar, of Boulder, and Randall (Carrie) Sclar, of Evergreen; daughter, Deborah (Brian) Dunn, also of Boulder; four grandchildren, Conrad, Annie, Cooper and Chloe; sister, Harriet (Martin) Kallich, of DeKalb, IL; nephews, John (Louise) Kallich M.D., of DeKalb, IL; and Joel (Susan Jenning) Kallich, of Kitteridge Hills, CA; and cousin, Elliott (Nancy Aries) Sclar. Survived also by first wife, Joyce Rohr, and Olfert Voss. Mr. Sclar was in private psychiatric practice in Boulder from 1962 until his retirement in 1991. He was vice president of the Residents Council at the Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home in Walsenburg, where he resided from August 1999 until the present. He served in the U.S. Army as a 2nd Lieutenant during the Korean War until he was honorable discharged in 1952. Cremation, Almont/Imperial Crematory, Pueblo.

Scofield, Carol Ann
Carol Ann Scofield - Pueblo Chieftain - December 17, 2003 - Carol Ann Scofield, 50, of Pueblo, formerly of La Junta, passed away Dec. 15 in Pueblo. She will be sadly missed by her husband, Lee of Pueblo; son, Casey (Michaele) Scofield of Paonia, Colo.; granddaughter, Madeleine; mother, Joann Wolfenbarger of La Junta; brothers, Danny and Gary Wolfenbarger of Oklahoma; and mother- and father-in-law, Harold and Grace Scofield of La Junta. Carol was a charter member of the Octovites and an active member of several diabetes organizations. Funeral service, 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, 2003, at the Church of Christ, in La Junta, with Danny Aragon officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in La Junta. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Friends of the Colorado Talking Book Library, 180 Sheridan Blvd., Denver, CO, 80226.

Scoggin, John F.
John F. Scoggin - Pueblo Chieftain - January 31, 2001 - Age 89, of Pueblo, passed away Jan. 27, 2001. Born May 20, 1911, in Augusta, Texas. He retired from the Colorado State Hospital after many years of service. Mr. Scoggin was a member of the Pueblo Masonic Lodge No. 17 and Liberty Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Nola (Coleman) Scoggin; daughters, Rita Sorensen and Eva Smith-Weber; grandson, Richard L. Scoggin; and great-granddaughter, Nicole Smith. Survived by his son, Floyd (Carmella) Scoggin; grandchildren, Patrick (Michelle) Scoggin, David Smith, and Barbara (Roy) McDowell; great-grandchildren, Justin Smith, Kyle and Paige McDowell; and by numerous nieces and nephews in east Texas. Visitation, 4 until 7 p.m. today. Family will receive friends and family from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial service, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, 2001, at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Private interment will take place prior to service. In lieu of flowers and food, family respectfully requests that donations be made to the Al Kaly Shrine Transportation Fund or charity of your choice.

Sconce, Wilbur
Wilbur “Merle” Sconce – Pueblo Chieftain – October 22, 2006 - Wilbur “Merle” Sconce passed away Oct. 19, 2006, in Carbondale. He was born Sept. 14, 1915, near Peru, Neb. He moved to Pueblo from Baraboo, Wis., to work for his uncle, Lewis M. Rhoades, at Weicker T&S. He was employed at the Railway Express Agency for 40 years. Merle loved sports, umpiring, refereeing, golfing and fishing. He was an active 70-plus-year member of the First Presbyterian Church, elder, deacon, S.S. teacher, choir, and chaperoning the youth group trips around the U.S. and Alaska. Merle knew no strangers and always had a joke or two to tell. He and his daughter enjoyed traveling. He is survived by his daughter, Peggy, New Castle; sister, Maxine Bowens, Baraboo; and several nieces and nephews, and many friends. Merle had a long, happy life and will be missed by everyone that knew him. Heaven has a new and very special angel. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Tuesday, First Presbyterian Church. Private family inurnment. Contributions may be made to the church youth activities in care of First Presbyterian Church.

Scott, A.W.
A.W. Scott - Huerfano World - June 13, 1991 - This Week in La Veta History - 1933: A.W. Scott, who has worked for the drugstore since he came to town around 1887, died. He was a bachelor.

Scott, Alvin E.
Alvin Eugene Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - June 04, 2003 - Alvin Eugene Scott, affectionately known as “Scotty,” passed away May 31, 2003. He was born in Masury, Ohio, on April 27, 1931, to Russell and Evelyn Scott. He is preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, Neal Scott. Scotty is survived by his wife, Clara; sons, Gary, Kevin (Becky), Darryl (Suzi), Duane and Keith; his daughters, Cherlyn Trujillo, Laurie and Dawna Scott; 11 grandkids and one soon-to-be great-grandchild. Scotty is also survived by his sister, Velma (Clarence) Stowe; sisters-in-law, Nora Duran, Maria Arguello, Anita Scott; godparents, Mark and Gerarda Kieselstein; and numerous nieces and nephews. Scotty was a staff sergeant in the Air Force, having served in the Korean Conflict. He received the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Good Conduct Medal. He retired from the Pueblo Army Depot in 1986, captain of security and was currently employed at Sam's Club. Scotty was also an avid ham radio operator, belonging to the Pueblo Ham Club, the CW FISTS Club and the VFW Post 61. He loved camping, fishing, tinkering with electronics, his clarinet and spending time with his family. Alvin and Clara celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 28, 2003. Visitation from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, June 5, 2003, at the funeral home, followed by a vigil service, 7 p.m., at St. Leander's Church. The funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Friday, June 6, 2003, at St. Leander's Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the family through the funeral home. Graveside military honors provided by the Pueblo Veteran's Ritual Team.

Scott, Anna M.
Anna Marie Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - August 19, 2002 - Anna Marie Scott, 94, died Aug. 17, 2002. Born in Walsenburg, July 18, 1908, to her parents, Mary and Thomas Zgut. Preceded in death by her husband, O.C. Scott, June 14, 1986, her parents, three brothers and four sisters. Survived by daughter, Dayna Scott of Colorado Springs, Colo.; sisters-in-law, Edna J. Scott, Pueblo, Helen Zgut of Denver; and many nieces and nephews. Anna was a graduate of St. Mary Catholic School in Walsenburg and received her teaching degree from Adams State Teacher's College in Alamosa. She taught school in Huerfano and Pueblo counties. In 1951, she was nominated “Teacher of the Year” by teachers and students of Rye Elementary School. She was a member of Christ the King Church, Royal Neighbors of America, Charter member of Rye Woman's Club, former Daughter of Isabella and Blue Lady Volunteer of Parkview Medical Center. Anna's hobbies were playing bridge, reading and crocheting afghans, caps and bed slippers for nursing homes and charities. These numbered in hundreds. Her outgoing personality and love for people has endeared her to many relatives and friends. Funeral Mass, 2 p.m. Tuesday, Christ the King Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. William Powers, with private family inurnment at Roselawn Cemetery at a later date. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in memory of Anna Marie Scott to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice or a charity of choice through the funeral home office.

Scott, Doris S.
Doris S. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - November 06, 1998 - Doris S. Scott, 90, longtime Towner, Colo., resident passed away Nov. 4, 1998. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Peacock-Wood Chapel. Interment, Towner Cemetery, Towner, Colo. Visitation, 2 to 6 p.m. today at the Peacock-Wood Chapel.

Scott, Elmer J.
Elmer J. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - May 28, 1987 - Elmer J. Scott, 69, died Wednesday, May 27, 1987, in Trinidad. Born Aug. 21, 1917, in Ramey, Colo., to Harold E. Scott and Sarah Yates Scott. He attended Trinidad High School and worked in area mines for 17 years. On Dec. 12, 1940, he was united in marriage to Loretta Fabec, in Raton, N.M. Mr. Scott was employed by Colorado Interstate Gas as chief operator until his retirement May 1, 1983. Member of Redman Lodge. Mr. Scott is survived by wife, Loretta, Trinidad; daughter, Sherry (Bill) Wittwer, Monte Vista; mother, Sarah Scott, Raton; granddaughter, Lynette Wittwer, Monte Vista; brother, Byrdell (Jeanne) Scott, Sacramento, Calif.; sister, Hilda Martinez, Raton; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Fred (Linda) Fabec, Pueblo, Felix (Nellie) Fabec, Pueblo, Elsie (Tony) Shine, Ohio, and Dave (Joyce) Fabec, Italy; uncle, Johnny Yates, Trinidad; numerous other relatives and friends. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Friday, May 29, at Campbell-Lewis-Cotter and Sons Funeral Home with the Rev. David Neil officiating, followed by interment of cremains at Cemetery.

Scott, George Washington
George Washington Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - January 9, 1944 - George Washington Scott. Services 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Davis mortuary chapel. Rev. Rowland Hill will officiate. To Mountain View.

Scott, Harvey G.
Harvey G. “Scottie” Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - October 16, 2001 - Harvey G. “Scottie” Scott passed away Oct. 14, 2001, in Pueblo. Scottie was born Dec. 12, 1934, in Okmulgee, Okla., and had lived in Pueblo nearly 30 years. He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict. His survivors include his wife, Rita; son, Pete Perse; daughter, Susan (John) Dylewski; sister, Quana (Carl) Dixon; brothers, Michael Scott and Orin “Bill” Scott; as well as several grandchildren. No public viewing or services. Cremation, Davis Crematory. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Scottie be made to the charity of your choice.

Scott, Haskell Carroll
Haskell Carroll Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - May 21, 2006 - Haskell Carroll Scott, 74, passed away May 10, 2006 at Hospice Care Center of Louisville. Born Nov. 13,1931 in Durant, Okla. to Haskell Clinton and Bertha Hatridge Scott. Married Antoinette "Tony" Scott in Denver 1955, divorced in 1972. Resident of Louisville, since 1991, formerly of Denver and Pueblo, Colo. Graduate of University of Colorado, Boulder, 1967 Math and Physics. Owner operator of ADL Sound, Boulder. Member US Army in Korea and US Air Force as an Instructor. He enjoyed Spanish language and culture. Survived by partner, Jane Fossett of Louisville. Private family service to be held at a later time. Contributions in Mr. Haskell's name may be made to, KGNU Radio, 4700 Walnut Street, Boulder, Colo. 80303. M.P. Murphy & Associates- Funeral Directors in charge of arrangements.

Scott, Isabella Taylor
Isabella Taylor Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - April 02, 2003 - Isabella Taylor Scott of Pueblo, Colo., passed away March 29, 2003. She was the wife of the late George D. Scott, and mother of the late Raymond David Ohrel Sr. She had previously been widowed by the death of her first husband, Edou G. Ohrel. Isabella was the daughter of John and Isabella M. Neilson, both of Scotland; and the sister of Andrew H. and David Neilson, who have preceded her in death. She is survived by three grandchildren, Ronald W. (Evonne) and Raymond D. Ohrel Jr., and Carol J. (Anthony) Ingrassia; six great-grandchildren, Kincaid Krizek, Anthony Ingrassia Jr., Rene Rhodes, Jason, Aaron and Raymond Ohrel; six great-great-grandchildren, Madison and Ethan Rhodes, Conner and Elric Ohrel, Curren Krizek and Samantha Emerson; sister-in-law, Doris Neilson; two nieces, Nancy (Frank) Crandall and Linda Neilson; and one nephew, Ben (Ethel) Neilson, all of Pueblo. Isabella has been a resident of Pueblo since 1955. She retired May 29, 1974, after 18 years of service with the Colorado State Hospital. She was a member of First Methodist Church of Pueblo. She was a member of CAPE, and a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Viewing will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday and funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 4, 2003; both to be held at Adrian Comer Garden Chapel. Interment will follow at Imperial Memorial Gardens.

Scott, Jacqualyn R.
Jacqualyn R. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - April 29, 2002 - Jacqualyn R. Scott, 72, passed away April 18, 2002. At her request cremation has taken place.

Scott, James
James Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - June 29, 2001 - James Scott, 85, passed away June 28, 2001. Among his survivors is his wife, Jacqualyn Scott, of the family home. There will be no viewing or services. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium.

Scott, Jane
Jane (Russo) Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - June 13, 2004 - Jane (Russo) Scott, 76, born and raised in Pueblo, Colo. and a current resident of Escondido, Calif. has lost her battle with Cancer on May 27, 2004. She graduated from Pleasant View High School with the class of 1945. She is survived by her son Randy (Stephanie) Scott and 2 granddaughters; sister Rose (Jack) Broska of Pueblo and many beloved nieces, nephews, relatives and special friends. She was preceded in death by husband Robert Scott in 1993, parents, Joseph and Felicia Russo. Funeral services were held June 3, 2004 at Covina Forest Lawn Chapel with interment at Covina Forest Lawn, California.

Scott, Kimberly
Kimberly Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - August 27, 2000 - Kimberly Scott, age 32, of Hermantown, Minn., passed away on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2000, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth. She was born on Nov. 8, 1967, in Pueblo, Colo., to Michael and Frances (Ballard) Torri. Kym married Chad Scott on June 4, 1994. She had been a resident of this area for 2 1/2 years, having moved here from Colorado. She was employed by Prescription Specialties in West Duluth and was a pioneer in female hormonal treatments for women. Kym enjoyed gardening, plants, photography, cooking and reading. She was a wonderful wife to Chad and a loving mother to her two children. Kym was a caring person and helped improve the health and lives of many people. Kym is survived by her husband, Chad of Duluth; her daughter, Madelynn; son, Samuel, both at home; parents, Michael (Ann) Torri of Castle Rock, Colo., and Frances (Mark) Agin of Broomfield, Colo.; one sister, Angie Hunt of Broomfield, Colo.; three brothers, Bill Torri of Littleton, Colo., John (Michelle) Torri of Broomfield, Colo., and John (Cassandra) Cech of Denver, Colo.; 12 nieces and nephews; paternal grandparents, Al and Clara Torri of Pueblo, Colo.; and maternal grandfather, Tom Bunker of Pueblo, Colo. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 28, 2000, at 3 p.m. at Johnson Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Dennis Morreim of Our Savior's Lutheran Church of Cloquet officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 28, 2000, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Johnson Mortuary Chapel, 514 E. Third St. in Duluth, Minn. Private burial of cremated remains will take place at a later date.

Scott, Lyle W.
Lyle W. Scott. - Pueblo Chieftain - October 29, 1985 - Lyle W. Scott. Graveside services at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Roselawn Cemetery.

Scott, Margaret
Margaret "Lenore" Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - October 23, 2005 - Margaret "Lenore" Scott, 87, passed away Oct. 19, 2005. No services. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium.

Scott, Ola Carl
Ola Carl (Ollie) Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - June 15, 1986 - Ola Carl (Ollie) Scott was born in Marysville, Mo., July 30, 1901, and passed away in Pueblo June 14, 1986. A Colorado resident since 1916, he had lived here since 1952. He retired in 1966 after 35 years with the Colorado Department of Highways. The Scotts celebrated 55 years together last January. Predeceased by parents, Lake and Erma Zimmerman. Survived by wife, Anna Marie of the family home; daughter, Dayna Chambers of Bremerton, Wash.; sisters-in-law, Helen Zgut; brother-in-law, J. J. Stimack (Carm) of Walsenburg. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Member of PERA, CAPE, and Colorado Wire Collectors. His pleasant disposition and loving personality made this a better world because he was here. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Leander Church at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. William Powers officiating. Interment in Roselawn Cemetery. The family may be contacted at the family home, and contributions are preferred to Sangre de Cristo Hospice through the funeral home.

Scott, Oscar M.
Oscar M. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - June 15, 1986 - Oscar M. Scott, of Atlanta, Ga., formerly of Pueblo, died June 12, 1986. He was a lifetime member of Elks and was a retired yard master of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Survived by daughter, Mrs. Donna Faye Burke, Cumming, Ga.; son, Donald E. Scott, Dunwoody, Ga.; sisters, Mrs. Ethel Niedy and Mrs. Leota Kochevir, both of Denver; brothers, Elmer Scott, Seattle, Wash., and William Scott, Pueblo; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Private memorial services will be held.

Scott, Patricia Ellen
Patricia (Patty) Ellen Scott - Colorado Springs Gazette - February 4, 2009 - July 15, 1942 - January 29, 2009 Patricia (Patty) Ellen Scott passed away January 29, 2009. She was born July 15, 1942 in Denver, Colorado, one of eight children to Mary Ellen (Sloan) and Raymond George Rogers. Patty graduated St. Mary's High School in 1960. She married Archie Scott, Jr. March 24, 1962. Patty was devoted to her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed her life as a homemaker, and a waitress & bartender for a time. Patty had gorgeous flower gardens and was known as "the lily lady." Patty was a social butterfly and found good in everyone. Her contagious laughter was legendary. She is survived by her mother Mary Ellen Englert, her husband Archie Scott, her children, Mark Scott of Woodland Park, Pamela Wear of Monument, and Shannon McMullen of Pueblo, her grandson Wyatt Wear, and her two granddaughters; Jocelyn McMullen and Sydney McMullen, her brothers; Ralph Rogers, George Rogers, Robert Rogers; her sisters; Ruth Scott and Katie Conway. She is preceded in death by her father Raymond Rogers, her son Richard Raymond, her sisters Linda Cowan and Karen Marshall. Memorial services will be held at Swan Law Cascade Chapel 501 N. Cascade Ave. Friday, February 6, 2009 at 11:00 am.

Scott, Patsy
Patsy Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - May 09, 2004 - Patsy Scott, age 73, of Pueblo, passed away at her home on May 7, 2004. Patsy was born on March 14, 1931, in Phoenix, Ariz., a daughter of the late Frank and Mary Colleen Johnson Owen. She is survived by six children, Dennis (Joy) Ross, Randall (Kay) Ross, Debbie (Larry) Rudder, Donna (Roger) Evans, Susan (John) James and Cynthia (Steve) Batchelor; five stepchildren, Raymond (Marien) Scott, Rhonda Scott, Floyd Scott, Juanita Scott and Art (Lillie) Scott; 38 grandchildren, Jason (Allana) Ross, Brent Ross, Becky Ross, Lisa (Tracy) Haulmark, Bobby (Gabrielle) Haulmark, Lisa (Chris) Costlow, Gary Ross, Wendy (Gary) Hogrese, J.R. (Nicole) Mashek, Brian Rudder, Richard (Jennifer) Rudder, Stacy (David) Dollar, Jeffery (Elaine) Evans, Jerrod Evans, Crystal (Randy) Evans, Erin (Lawrence) Wallace, Nicole (Chris) Flores, Jessica (Sherman) James, John James Jr., Jennifer James, Steven Litton, Cliff Wagner, Traci Wagner, Jessica (Charlie) Batchelor, Avery Batchelor, Skylar Scott, Desa Shank, Andy Scott, Justin Scott, Casey Scott, Jason Scott, Denny Payne Jr., Michael Payne, Megan Payne, Jr. Scott, Arthur Scott, Evelyn Scott; 34 great-grandchildren; brother, Frank (Dina) Owen; sister, Dian (Ross) O'Dowd; numerous other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by three husbands, Alan Ross, Aaron Ledbetter and Arthur C. Scott. Patsy had a great sense of humor. She loved to crochet, tell stories and loved to travel. She enjoyed life and being with her family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. The family would like to offer a special thank you to Sangre de Cristo Hospice. At her request, cremation has taken place. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 10, 2004, at Lake Avenue Baptist Church, with the Rev. Robley Clausen officiating. The family requests that memorial donations be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1207 Pueblo Blvd. Way, Pueblo, CO, 81004.

Scott, R. F.
R. F. Scott – Trinidad Enterprise – December 20, 1877 – Died on Sunday morning, at his residence in Trinidad, Mr. R. F. Scott.  Mr. Scott came to this country from Baltimore, some two years ago, stricken down with consumption, and hoped to regain his health, but like many others, he had put off his coming until too late.  Death had already claimed him for a victim.  A year ago his sister Mrs. Furguson, came here to nurse and make a home for him.  He was baptized in the Catholic faith a few days before he died and when the summons finally came he was prepared and received it with manifest joy.  He had made many sincere friends in this community.

Scott, Rita M.
Rita M. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - February 25, 2006 - Rita M. Scott passed away Feb. 22, 2006, in Pueblo. Rita was born Aug. 11, 1928, in Omaha, Neb., and moved to Pueblo as a child. She owned and operated the Orbit Lounge in Pueblo for 25 years before her retirement. She was preceded in death by three husbands, Albert Perse, Jack King and Harvey G. Scott; and a son, Paul Perse. Her survivors include her daughter, Susan (John) Dylewski; son, Pete Perse; six grandchildren, one great-grandchild; her brother, Norman Rodin; and her cousin, Martina Moyot; and Martina's son, Bobby Moyot. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27, 2006, in the Davis Memorial Chapel.

Scott, Robert Wayne
Robert Wayne Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - July 05, 2001 - Robert Wayne Scott, 37, went home to be with the Lord on July 2, 2001, in Denver. Survived by his parents, Scotty M. and Nellie Scott, Pueblo; children, Kimberly Scott, Melissa Scott, Anthony Scott and R.J. Scott, all of Pueblo West, and Jennifer Ladd of Albuquerque, N.M.; sisters, Michelle (Jim) Carlo, Janet (Bob) Cadorette and Susan Carroll; numerous other family members and friends; his church family; and his hospital family while he was hospitalized. He was born on Dec. 4, 1963, in Beckley, W.Va., and was a longtime Pueblo resident. Member of the First Church of the Nazarene, where he was a youth worker and loved to sing in the choir. He was an avid sportsman, especially enthusiastic for Colorado Rockies, Denver Broncos and Colorado Avalanche. He will lie in state from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 6, 2001, at the First Church of the Nazarene, 84 Stanford Ave., with the Rev. Conley Henderson officiating. Military rites by Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team and interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Those who desire may make memorials to First Church of the Nazarene Youth Group.

Scott, Roy
Roy Scott – Bayfield Blade – September 29, 1916 – Two Killed as Trains Collide – Pueblo – Two firemen were killed, two engineers and a trainman injured when two Missouri Pacific railroad freight trains met in head-on collision near Towner, Colo., not far from the Kansas line. The dead: Roy Scott, aged 30; Ernest Holley, aged 32. Both were instantly killed. They were residents of this city. John E. Westphall and Will Isbester, engineers, of Pueblo were badly injured. J. W. Clemens, a trainman, also was hurt.

Scott, Scotty M.
Scotty M. Scott - Pueblo Chieftain - December 27, 2006 - Visitation, 2 to 7 p.m. today. Funeral service, 2 p.m. Thursday, First Nazarene Church, 84 Stanford. Interment, Roselawn with Masonic rites by the South Pueblo Lodge No. 31 and military honors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team.

Scovel, Earl
Earl Scovel - Pueblo Chieftain - September 30, 1918 - Earl Scovel, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Scovel died at the family home (Incomplete).

Scranton, M. D.
M. D. "Dean" Scranton - Pueblo Chieftain - July 13, 2000 - M. D. "Dean" Scranton, 72, passed away July 10, 2000. Services, 10 a.m. Friday at the Lamar Christian Church. Interment, Fairmount Cemetery. Visitation today until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Scrivner, Geraldine
Geraldine Scrivner - Pueblo Chieftain - October 06, 2000 - Geraldine Scrivner passed away Sept. 29, 2000, after a long battle with cancer. Geraldine was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Charles Scrivner, to whom she was married on Aug. 11, 1956. She is survived by her children, Dan (Amy) Scrivner of Los Altos Hills, Calif., and Ken (Apryl) Scrivner of Beaverton, Ore. Grandmother of four grandchildren, Kassy and Hunter Scrivner of Beaverton, Ore., and Karen and Julie Scrivner of Los Altos Hills, Calif. Also survived by her sister, Catherine Bonner, Wilmington, Del.; her brothers, Michael (Irene) Chromiak and Daniel Chromiak; as well as other extended family and friends. Geraldine will always be remembered as a fun and loving person who had a special way of touching people. She had a wonderful time participating in a number of clubs and organizations, including Forever Young Over 50, New Comers Club, Senior Walkers, Fraternal Order of the Eagles No. 145, Quilting Sisters and Daughters of the King. Viewing, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2000, at the funeral home. Funeral Mass, Monday, Oct. 16, 2000, 10 a.m., Our Lady of the Meadows Church. Interment, Imperial Memorial Gardens. The family requests no flowers or food. Donations may be made to the Our Lady of the Meadows Building Fund, 23 Starling Drive, Pueblo, Colo. 81005 or to the Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 704 Elmhurst Place, Pueblo, Colo. 81004. The family will greet friends and relatives at a reception at the church hall following the interment service.

Scrivner, Oleta Faye
Oleta Faye Scrivner - Pueblo Chieftain - August 14, 1987 - Oleta Faye Scrivner, 75, formerly of Pueblo, died 12, 1987, at Fort Smith, She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church, Paris, Ark. Survived by husband, Robert Wilson Scrivner, of the home; sons Charles W. Scrivner, Pueblo; Robert Fay Scrivner, Tucson, Ariz.; daughter, Shirley Ruberson, Loveland; three brothers, Rufus Nichols, Paris, Arlis Nichols, Whittier, Calif., Kenneth Nichols, Carlsbad, N.M.; four sisters, Irene Lew, Pueblo, Ola Martin, San Jose., Calif., Ethel Manzella, Paradise, Calif., Billie Redford, Batazia, Ohio; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Service, 2 p.m. Aug. 14, First Baptist Church, Paris. Burial, Mount Salem Cemetery. Services under the direction of White Funeral Home, Paris, Ark.

Scroggin, Eugene Warren
Eugene Warren Scroggin - Huerfano World - August 1, 2002 - Eugene Warren Scroggin, 85, of Walsenburg, died Monday, July 29, 2002. Mr. Scroggin was born on Nov. 6, 1916 in Maude, OK to Bethel and Ethridge Walker Scroggin. During WW II he built, and taught how to build, wings on Cessna airplanes. He attended Bethany College and Stillwater A&M College in Oklahoma. He was a minister for 55 years, 12 of which were at the First Baptist Church in Walsenburg, but specializing in rock masonry was close to his heart. Mr. Scroggin is survived by his wife, Nancy Naomi Scroggin, Walsenburg; daughters, Janet (Fred) Crawford, La Veta, and Jeannie (Robert) Jackson, Canton, TX; three sisters, Ollie Shelton, Dorine DuPree and Josephine Conley; a brother, Nolen Scroggin; three grandsons, one granddaughter, three great-granddaughters and one great-grandson. Funeral service, 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the First Baptist Church in Walsenburg with Rev. Wayne Shuffield officiating. Interment, La Veta Cemetery.

Scutti, Angeline
Angeline Scutti - Pueblo Chieftain - June 05, 1999 - Angeline Scutti, 80, of Williamsburg, died June 2, 1999. She was born in Williamsburg on Aug. 23, 1918, to Tony Scutti and Rosa Casciato. Angeline was a member of St. Benedicts Catholic Church in Florence, Eagles, Elkettes, Daughters of Isabella and Rockvale Lodge. She was born and died in the same house in Williamsburg. Her career was in dry cleaning and started in Florence with the Perrino family and then in Canon City with New Method Laundry. She also worked at Estes Industries before retirement. She enjoyed her flowers and gardening. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Helen Scutti, Williamsburg-nephew and niece, Anthony "Ty" Scutti and Rosemary Scutti- Carol Jean Vendetti, Pueblo- Gary and Pam Bardessona, Canon City, William and Rosemary Scutti, Canon City, Irene and Felix Gonzales, Pueblo, Donald and Sharon Scutti, Pueblo West, John Scutti, Pueblo- and numerous great and great-great-nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents- and brothers, Rocky, Charlie (Pauline), Theodore (Rose), Lewis, Nick- and niece, Dorothy Bardessona. Funeral service, 10 a.m. Saturday, June 5, 1999, at St. Benedicts Catholic Church in Florence. Burial, Union Highland Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice West, Florence.

Scutti, Helen Clay
Helen Clay Scutti - Pueblo Chieftain - December 22, 1999 - Helen Clay Scutti, 79, of Williamsburg, died Dec. 19, 1999, in Canon City. Preceded in death by husband, Louis Scutti; parents, Bertha Stucky and Richard DeNileon; brother, Richard DeNileon. Survived by son, John Scutti and his fiancé, Kathy of Pueblo; five grandchildren, Carrie (John Paul) Ary, Johnna Scutti, Louis Scutti, Jamie and Carla Geanetta; four great-grandchildren, Sarah, Joshua, Samantha and Elizabeth Ary; three sisters, Mary Rossi and Louella Bauer of Denver, Bertha Whitehead of Custer, S.D.; two brothers, Bob DeNileon and Henry DeNileon; special friend, John Miller. Rosary and Mass of Christian Burial, 2 p.m. today at St. Benedict Catholic Church, 622 W. Second St., Florence. Burial in Union Highland Cemetery, Florence. Memorials may be made to St. Benedict Catholic Church.

Scutti, Rose A.
Rose A. (Moschetti) Scutti - Pueblo Chieftain - July 27, 1987 - Rose A. (Moschetti) Scutti, late of Pueblo, formerly of Williamsburg, passed away Sunday, July 26, 1987, at a Pueblo hospital of cancer. She was born Feb. 10, 1910, in Coal Creek to Dominic and Maria Moschetti. She lived in Williamsburg and eastern Fremont County until 1974, when she moved to Pueblo to make her home with her daughter, Irene (Felix) Gonzales. A member of Catholic faith. She married Theodore Scutti, May 16, 1936, at St. Benedict Church in Florence. He preceded her in death, February 1971; as did a sister, Helen Dussart, January 1987. Survived by two sons, Bill (Rosemary) Scutti, Canon City; and Donald (Sharon) Scutti, Pueblo; daughter, Irene (Felix) Gonzales, Pueblo; special companion, Byron Rasmussen, Pueblo. Survived also by six grandchildren, Paula, Pam, Cheri, and David of Pueblo; Ted and Maria of Canon City; two sisters, Angle Vento and Mary DiJacomo, both of Florence; brother, Dominic Moschetti of Penrose; three sisters-in-law, Pauline, Angie and Helen Scutti; two brothers-in-law, Nick and Louis Scutti, all of Williamsburg; and numerous nieces and nephews,. Wake service, 7 p.m. Wednesday; Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Thursday, both at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Florence, with the Rev. Michael Murray and Father Vince Paz-en-la-Casa officiating. Interment, Union Highland Cemetery. The family may be contacted at the home of Angie Vento, 214 W. Third, Florence.



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